In his first collection since the widely acclaimed "Darlington's Fall," Brad Leithauser takes the reader on a bracing poetic journey. "Curves and Angles" begins in a warm, soft, populated world (these are the curves of the human body, as well as the elliptical pathways of human motivation), and it concludes in a cooler, sharper, more private place--the less-giving angles of an inanimate universe. The first section, "Curves," introduces us to a couple of passionate young lovers, indoors in the city on a rainy afternoon; to ...

Curves and Angles 2008, Knopf Publishing Group, New York

ISBN-13: 9780375711428

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Curves and Angles 2006, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307265289