Tough Heaven: Poems of Pittsburgh

Tough Heaven Poems of Pittsburgh For the first time in one book Jack Gilbert s poems of Pittsburgh may be read together showing a continuity of feeling and theme over five decades The beauty and severity the lushness and irresisti

  • Title: Tough Heaven: Poems of Pittsburgh
  • Author: Jack Gilbert
  • ISBN: 9780971974135
  • Page: 411
  • Format: Paperback
  • For the first time in one book, Jack Gilbert s poems of Pittsburgh may be read together, showing a continuity of feeling and theme over five decades The beauty and severity, the lushness and irresistible power that is Pittsburgh runs through these poems by way of Mr Gilbert s distinctive poetic manner of absolute authenticity They show, time and again, the stamp of placFor the first time in one book, Jack Gilbert s poems of Pittsburgh may be read together, showing a continuity of feeling and theme over five decades The beauty and severity, the lushness and irresistible power that is Pittsburgh runs through these poems by way of Mr Gilbert s distinctive poetic manner of absolute authenticity They show, time and again, the stamp of place on the body and soul of one of America s truly genuine poets This small collection, a limited edition, will be seen in the coming years as indispensable to lovers of Jack Gilbert s poetry.

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    One thought on “Tough Heaven: Poems of Pittsburgh”

    1. Having grown up in Pittsburgh, Jack Gilbert's crisp wording and clear vision brought the steel girders and cracked concrete sidewalks of my hometown back in vivid detail.

    2. If you have all his books and study him well, no need for this one. But for someone wanting to experience him for the first time, be warned: You'll purchase more.

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