"Pinsky has . . . the magician's dazzling quickness fused with subtle intelligence, a taste for tasks and assignments to which he devises ingenious solutions."--Louise Gluck In these new poems the humble objects of everyday life--door, photograph, newspaper, pen, book--become artifacts pointing to the very center of human difference. Robert Pinsky 's books include The Want Bone , The Figured Wheel: Collected Poems 1966-1996 , and Jersey Rain . Among his awards are the William Carlos Williams Prize, the Shelley ...

First Things to Hand 2006, Sarabande Books

ISBN-13: 9781932511345

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