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The Resource Aimless love : new and selected poems, Billy Collins

Aimless love : new and selected poems, Billy Collins

Label
Aimless love : new and selected poems
Title
Aimless love
Title remainder
new and selected poems
Statement of responsibility
Billy Collins
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Billy
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O47478
LC item number
A73 2013
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
American poetry
Label
Aimless love : new and selected poems, Billy Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The country -- Velocity -- "More than a woman" -- Aimless love -- Absence -- Royal aristocrat -- Paris -- Istanbul -- Love -- Obituaries -- Today -- Creatures -- Tipping point -- Nine horses -- Litany -- The literary life -- Writing in the afterlife -- No time -- Elk River Falls -- Christmas sparrow -- Surprise -- Poetry -- Monday -- Statues in the park -- House -- The long day -- In the evening -- Flock -- Building with its face blown off -- The lanyard -- Boy shooting at a statue -- Genius -- The order of the day -- The centrifuge -- The revenant -- Carry -- Fool me good -- The trouble with poetry -- Brightly colored boats upturned on the banks of the Charles -- Searching -- High -- The four-moon planet -- No things -- The first night -- January in Paris -- Ballistics -- Pornography -- Greek and Roman statuary -- Scenes of Hell -- Hippos on holiday -- Lost -- Tension -- The golden years -- (detail) -- Adage -- The flight of the statues -- Baby listening -- Bathtub families -- The fish -- A dog on his master -- The great American poem -- Divorce -- This little piggy went to market -- Old man eating alone in a Chinese restaurant -- Oh, my God! -- The future -- Envoy -- Grave -- Palermo -- Memento Mori -- The guest -- Gold -- Genesis -- Horoscopes for the dead -- Hell -- A question about birds -- Watercoloring -- Poem on the three hundredth anniversary of the Trinity School -- The chairs that no one sits in -- Memorizing "The sun rising" by John Donne -- My unborn children -- Hangover -- Table talk -- Delivery -- What she said -- Drawing you from memory -- Cemetery ride -- Lakeside -- My hero -- Poetry workshop held in a former cigar factory in Key West -- Returning the pencil to its tray -- The sandhill cranes of Nebraska -- Foundling -- Catholicism -- Carrara -- Report from the subtropics -- Lesson for the day -- Promenade -- The unfortunate traveler -- Drinking alone -- To my favorite 17-year-old high school girl -- Animal behavior -- Lincoln -- Note to Antonin Dvorak -- Sunday walk -- The suggestion box -- Cheerios -- Quandary -- Elusive -- Looking for a friend in a crowd of arriving passengers: a sonnet -- Digging -- Central Park -- Osprey -- Here and there -- Villanelle -- Lines written at Flying Point Beach -- Lines written in a garden by a cottage in Herefordshire -- American Airlines #371 -- Keats: or how I got my negative capability back -- The music of the spheres -- Orient -- Heraclitus on vacation -- Ode to a desk lamp -- Irish poetry -- After the funeral -- Best fall -- France -- All eyes -- Rome in June -- The deep -- Biographical notes in an anthology of Haiku -- Florida in December -- Dining alone -- Lucky bastards -- "I love you" -- Unholy sonnet #1 -- If this were a job I'd be fired -- Friends in the dark -- Flying over West Texas at Christmas -- Last meal -- A word about transitions -- The names
Control code
ocn798251829
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780679644057
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Aimless love : new and selected poems, Billy Collins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The country -- Velocity -- "More than a woman" -- Aimless love -- Absence -- Royal aristocrat -- Paris -- Istanbul -- Love -- Obituaries -- Today -- Creatures -- Tipping point -- Nine horses -- Litany -- The literary life -- Writing in the afterlife -- No time -- Elk River Falls -- Christmas sparrow -- Surprise -- Poetry -- Monday -- Statues in the park -- House -- The long day -- In the evening -- Flock -- Building with its face blown off -- The lanyard -- Boy shooting at a statue -- Genius -- The order of the day -- The centrifuge -- The revenant -- Carry -- Fool me good -- The trouble with poetry -- Brightly colored boats upturned on the banks of the Charles -- Searching -- High -- The four-moon planet -- No things -- The first night -- January in Paris -- Ballistics -- Pornography -- Greek and Roman statuary -- Scenes of Hell -- Hippos on holiday -- Lost -- Tension -- The golden years -- (detail) -- Adage -- The flight of the statues -- Baby listening -- Bathtub families -- The fish -- A dog on his master -- The great American poem -- Divorce -- This little piggy went to market -- Old man eating alone in a Chinese restaurant -- Oh, my God! -- The future -- Envoy -- Grave -- Palermo -- Memento Mori -- The guest -- Gold -- Genesis -- Horoscopes for the dead -- Hell -- A question about birds -- Watercoloring -- Poem on the three hundredth anniversary of the Trinity School -- The chairs that no one sits in -- Memorizing "The sun rising" by John Donne -- My unborn children -- Hangover -- Table talk -- Delivery -- What she said -- Drawing you from memory -- Cemetery ride -- Lakeside -- My hero -- Poetry workshop held in a former cigar factory in Key West -- Returning the pencil to its tray -- The sandhill cranes of Nebraska -- Foundling -- Catholicism -- Carrara -- Report from the subtropics -- Lesson for the day -- Promenade -- The unfortunate traveler -- Drinking alone -- To my favorite 17-year-old high school girl -- Animal behavior -- Lincoln -- Note to Antonin Dvorak -- Sunday walk -- The suggestion box -- Cheerios -- Quandary -- Elusive -- Looking for a friend in a crowd of arriving passengers: a sonnet -- Digging -- Central Park -- Osprey -- Here and there -- Villanelle -- Lines written at Flying Point Beach -- Lines written in a garden by a cottage in Herefordshire -- American Airlines #371 -- Keats: or how I got my negative capability back -- The music of the spheres -- Orient -- Heraclitus on vacation -- Ode to a desk lamp -- Irish poetry -- After the funeral -- Best fall -- France -- All eyes -- Rome in June -- The deep -- Biographical notes in an anthology of Haiku -- Florida in December -- Dining alone -- Lucky bastards -- "I love you" -- Unholy sonnet #1 -- If this were a job I'd be fired -- Friends in the dark -- Flying over West Texas at Christmas -- Last meal -- A word about transitions -- The names
Control code
ocn798251829
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780679644057
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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