Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

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Grand Central Pub
Bartlett's Poems for Occasions, an entertaining, thought-provoking companion to the bestselling Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, is the book to turn to for any circumstance-from birth to death and everything in between. Under the direction of esteemed poet and writer Geoffrey O'Brien, Bartlett's Poems for Occasions will inspire you to turn to poetry to celebrate a new baby or marriage, toast a colleague, cheer a graduate, honor a birthday, deliver a eulogy, or add zest to a holiday party. It is the perfect solution to the age-old question, What should I say?

Baker & Taylor
Features a three-part anthology of more than five hundred poems, organized into the cycles of nature, the phases of human life, and other enduring themes.

& Taylor

Spanning in time from ancient Egypt to the present day, a three-part anthology of more than five hundred poems--organized into the Cycles of Nature, the Phases of Human Life, and the Enduring Themes--features the works of William Blake, Emily Dickinson, Ogden Nash, Li Po, Sappho, Shakespeare, Dylan Thomas, Goethe, Anna Akhmatova, and many others. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, c2004
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316735018
Characteristics: xxxii, 510 p. ; 24 cm. : ill
Additional Contributors: O'Brien, Geoffrey 1948-
Alternative Title: Poems for occasions


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