Goran Sonnevi is one of Sweden's most celebrated, respected, and prolific poets. For this first book-length selection of Sonnevi to appear in English, Rika Lesser has chosen works written between 1971 and 1989--although most of the poems come from the last decade and from Sonnevi's last three books, which form part of the single oandlig [unending/infinite/interminable] poem that he continues to write from book to book. Of Lesser's introduction to the work, Richard Howard writes, -Lesser's wonderful prose texts at the ...

A Child Is Not a Knife: Selected Poems of Goran Sonnevi 1993, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691015439

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A Child Is Not a Knife: Selected Poems of Goran Sonnevi 1993, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691069838

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