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The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems by  Charles SIMIC - Paperback - First Edition - 1989 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 436474)

The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems

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The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems

by SIMIC, Charles

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ISBN 10
0156983508
ISBN 13
9780156983501
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San Diego: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Publishers, 1989. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Usual slight toning on the leaves, else fine in wrappers.

Synopsis

In this collection, winner of the 1990 Pulitzer Prize, Charles Simic puns, pulls pranks. He can be jazzy and streetwise. Or cloak himself in antiquity. Simic has new eyes, and in these wonderful poems and poems-in-prose he lets the reader see through them.

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
436474
Title
The World Doesn't End: Prose Poems
Author
SIMIC, Charles
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0156983508
ISBN 13
9780156983501
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Publishers
Place of Publication
San Diego
Date published
1989
Keywords
Poetry
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry;

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