Published in 1975, this second book by Gluck established her as a voice to be reckoned with in contemporary poetics. Gluck built on the themes presented here, including confession and myth, in her later work, which was honored with a Pulitzer prize in 1993.Published in 1975, this second book by Gluck established her as a voice to be reckoned with in contemporary poetics. Gluck built on the themes presented here, including confession and myth, in her later work, which was honored with a Pulitzer prize in 1993.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Fair. Fair condition. Moderate to heavy shelf wear or edge wear on covers and spine. Moderate soiling and sunning on covers and spine. Books in Fair condition most likely will have markings or highlights on pages or binding defects. (H56)
vg/vg. Octavo. 42pp A very nice copy in dust jacket. Jacket has a closed 2 inch tear to top of front cover. There is three letters in ink on inside of dust jacket flap. In an archival mylar protectiver wrapper.
Binding is lightly faded at extremities, else a near fine copy in very good dust jacket; pictorial jacket has moderate wear at tips of spine and corners, small chip at base of spine, rear panel has light tanning, with one small, closed tear, else quite... GLUCK, Louise. THE HOUSE ON MARSHLAND [Poems]. Small octavo, cloth, pp. [xvi], 42, [iv]. Poet Louise Gluck was born in New York City, in 1943; she attended Columbia University, received a Pulitzer Prize for poetry (for 'The Wild Iris' in 1993), a National Book Critics Circle Award (for 'The Triumph of Achilles' in 1985), the Academy of American Poet's Prize (for 'Firstborn'), the Bollingen Prize in Poetry (in 2001) and was named U. S. Poet Laureate (from 2003-2004).
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book Grey cloth, blue/red titles, grey topstain. Gluck was US Poet Laureate 2003-2004. Book very plus some fading to boards at edges. DJ very good with one repaired tear at spine. Price of $6.95 intact. 42 pp.
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