The Resource Lost alphabet, Lisa Olstein

Lost alphabet, Lisa Olstein

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Lost alphabet
Title
Lost alphabet
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Olstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Structured as a naturalist's notebook, yet suggesting an ars poetica, this five-part sequence of prose poems creates a layered pilgrimage into the consequences of intensive study, the trials of being an outsider, and the process of metamorphosis -- from cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3615.L78
LC item number
L67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Lost alphabet, Lisa Olstein
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Lost alphabet, Lisa Olstein
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My only life -- Sometimes they worship fire -- Dreamy little savage -- White Spring -- The small brain is very old -- For a moment I was cured -- If you are here you have already come too far -- Species at rest -- Wings are folded in a myriad of ways -- Kindred forms -- No luck at all -- All the idolaters in the world -- But new snow is forever falling on the old -- The heart is always behind the fingers -- Receding sphinx -- Had I time had I power -- If it ever happens that the fire goes out -- The dark one with the seed in its beak -- Tearful underwing -- No camouflage requires decoration like this -- Saturniidae -- A raven touched his eyebrow -- From this you will wish to make romace -- Unsated beauty -- Since deaths are frequent they are never done with mourning -- The miraculous paradox -- I met him on his island -- Master thunder -- The immovable moves -- The usual dead -- Myriad myriad forms -- Unsated sallow -- Each river was a river of mercury -- Any such bold claim -- A new typology -- Root entry -- Order and system -- Newcomers to the field of endeavor -- A lesson in liberty -- The second of five predictables -- Immaculate holomelina -- The uppermost is fire -- So much for this city -- Both the specific remedy and the condition of health -- If the cities are not given -- It is dangerous to love what death can touch -- At first it is less than a grain of millet -- Instar -- The blessing you hope never to come near -- An analogy is enough -- A moment or as long as necessary -- Celestial bodies -- Dark lanterns -- Oak beauty -- A twilight figure -- The universe within -- Arrivals -- From this vantage point your view will be clear -- Some superior Heaven -- When the consolations grow too few -- Those who have eyes to see -- The million -- A path we long have known -- Ghost moth -- Partridges are plentiful and very cheap -- Species rich but little known -- Flowerdeep -- Whites and sulphurs -- The fullness of his powers -- When hunger is sure to be present -- Theory of clouds -- Gossamer wings -- Hawkweed and daisies -- With this bridle to restrain them -- The weather in here -- No one could count their number
Control code
ocn261176438
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
x, 92 pages
Isbn
9781556593017
Lccn
2008053486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)261176438

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