On the Edge is a collection of the six longer masterpieces by one of the most beloved and accomplished poets of our time. Full of exclamation and exaggeration but also graced with dry wit and comic sophistication, these poems contain some of Kenneth Koch's most original work. When the Sun Tries to Go On is a young man's radical song of himself and his freshly discovered and expanding universe. Ko, or A Season on Earth is an epic invention filled with such memorably powerful characters as a rookie baseball star whose pitches ...

On the Edge: Collected Long Poems 2009, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375711206

Trade paperback

Select
On the Edge: Collected Long Poems 2008, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307262844

Hardcover

Select