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Bird of paradise: poetry

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Young, George, 1938-
Bird of paradise: poetry
ISBN 978-1-934795-35-4
(Parallel Press chapbooks)
Madison, Wisconsin: Parallel Press, 2011
38 p. ; 22 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] Bird of paradise

[Half-title] A Parallel Press chapbook, pp. [1]-[2]

[Title page] Bird of paradise: poetry, pp. [3]-[4]

[Dedication], pp. [5]-[6]

Contents, pp. [7]-[10]

The bird of paradise, pp. 11-12

To a blue-throated hummingbird, p. 13

The ornithologist's confession, p. 14

Two ways of listening to a meadowlark, p. 15

Abyss, p. 16

Wings, p. 17

Audubon, p. 18

Where pheasants go, p. 19

South Texas, p. 20

Poem on a mountain bluebird, p. 21

Ode to the algorithm, p. 22

The others, p. 23

Migration, p. 24

The sparks of creation, pp. 25-26

A dream of wings, pp. 27-28

Heart attack, p. 29

At Bosque del Apache, p. 30

Birdskin, pp. 31-32

To a garter snake, p. 33

Kingfisher, p. 34

Bird of being, p. 35

Conversation with a great blue heron, pp. 36-[37]

[Author biography], pp. 38 ff.

[Cover]


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