|Statement||With a foreword by Robert Creeley.|
|LC Classifications||Z8198.9 .N68 1973b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 210 p.|
|Number of Pages||210|
|LC Control Number||74156902|
Robert Creeley was an American poet and author of more than sixty books. He is usually associated with the Black Mountain poets, though his verse aesthetic diverged from that school's. He was close with Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Allen 4/5. Looking for books by Robert Creeley? See all books authored by Robert Creeley, including The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, , and Selected Poems, and more on Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Robert Creeley books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, was published in The poems Creeley wrote in the last decades of his life increasingly remember and reflect on memory and the past. As Stephanie Burt described them: “The later poems are more traditional than their predecessors, in their sounds and in their goals. They rhyme more often.
"From the first clear grounded s insight snapshots of For Love through his recent decade experiments with syllable by syllable intelligence, Robert Creeley has created a noble life body of poetry that extends the work of his predecessors Pound, Williams, Zukofsky, and Olson and provides like them a method for his successors in exploring our new American poetic Cited by: 1. Robert Creeley was an American poet and author of more than sixty books. He is usually associated with the Black Mountain poets, though his verse aesthetic diverged from that school's. He was close with Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Allen /5. By Robert Creeley About this Poet Once known primarily for his association with the group called the “Black Mountain Poets,” at the time of his death in , Robert Creeley was widely recognized as one of the most important and influential American poets of the 20th century. Book of Dreams [Kerouac, Jack, Creeley, Robert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Book of DreamsCited by:
Robert Creeley: The Island. The Creeley character is called John in this book and the MacKinnon character Joan. Joan was orphaned when quite young and, after a couple of failed attempts, was adopted by a woman who left her a house and some money after she died. It is this that the family is living from. About the Book. Robert Creeley, one of the most significant American poets of the twentieth century, helped define an emerging counter-tradition to the prevailing literary establishment—a postwar poetry originating with Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, and Louis Zukofsky and expanding through the lives and works of Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Allen . Robert Creeley worked in a number of literary genres, including the short story (a collection, The Gold Diggers, was published in and revised in ) and the novel (The Island, ). A . In addition to his first book of short stories The Gold Diggers, a novel The Island, a Early in his career, Robert Creeley believed that his greatest contributions to literature would be in prose/5(28).