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The Night Abraham Called to the Stars

by Bly, Robert W.

  • ISBN: 9780060188818
  • ISBN10: 0060188812

The Night Abraham Called to the Stars

by Bly, Robert W.

  • List Price: $23.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publish date: 12/01/2004
  • ISBN: 9780060188818
  • ISBN10: 0060188812
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Description: Drawing on the profound influence that Islamic poetry, such as Rumi's, has had on his work, Robert Bly transmutes the remarkable ghazal form into a stunning series of poems. In this form, the poet can change the landscape in each stanza, ranging from a love poem to wisdom literature to a complaint about the poet's private life.

A cultured form with many references to other poems and poets, ghazal poetry challenges and involves the reader. In this volume, Bly's poetry resonates with deep spirituality while sounding the major themes of modern life. Merging wildness and a beautiful formality, this collection assures the reputation of one of the major poets of our era.

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Bound in red boards, stamped in gold in matching dust jacket. Previous owner's neat inscription to front end paper. A 95 page book of poetry by the author of "Iron John".
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Hardcover. Inscribed By the Author Inscription Reads To Jim, What A Men's gathering. This is the best work I have ever written, Signed Robert Bly.
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SIGNED and inscribed to "Garrison" from Robert Bly. A fine copy in dust jacket.
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