Fred Chappell has long been considered one of the South's finest writers of both fiction and poetry. C not only provides abundant justification for that assessment but also makes clear the inadequacy of the geographical stricture; Chappell is indeed a writer of world-class stature. C is of course the roman numeral for one hundred - the precise number of poems that appear in this dazzling collection. Delicate, highly wrought miracles of compression and insight, these pieces gleam with passion, humor, and intelligence. Like ...

C: Poems 1993, Lsu Press, Baton Rouge

ISBN-13: 9780807117859

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C: Poems 1993, Louisiana State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780807117842