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Download Armenian Papers: Poems 1954-1984 (Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets) eBook
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0691067112
Author:
Harry Mathews
Category:
Poetry
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English
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Princeton University Press; First Edition edition (June 21, 1987)
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130 pages
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Armenian Papers is a selection of the poems of one of America's most important experimental writers, who has established a reputation not only as a poet but as the author of highly acclaimed novels such as The Conversions and Tlooth.

Armenian Papers is a selection of the poems of one of America's most important experimental writers, who has established a reputation not only as a poet but as the author of highly acclaimed novels such as The Conversions and Tlooth.

Armenian Papers: Poems, 1954-1984 (Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets). 069101440X (ISBN13: 9780691014401). A selection of high-class poetry from Harry Mathews, who is both an arch stylist from Princeton (from American nobility, no less) and an OuLiPo prankster capable of some sublimely erudite versifying. Sometimes his unforgiving (and smug) elitism impedes one’s pleasure in his novels, with the tedious bourgeois minutiae of The Journalist being a good example. Or the inscrutable structures and games in his early books, such as Tlooth.

Experimental poet and prose writer Harry Mathews grew up on Manhattan’s Upper East Side and was educated . Mathews’s collections of poetry include Armenian Papers: Poems 1954–1984 (1987) and The New Tourism (2010).

Experimental poet and prose writer Harry Mathews grew up on Manhattan’s Upper East Side and was educated at Princeton University and Harvard University . His short stories are collected in The Human Country (2002) and his essays in The Case of the Persevering Maltese (2002). Mathews is the author of several novels, including The Conversions (1962), Tlooth (1966), Cigarettes (1987), and My Life in CIA (2005).

Mathews used proverbs in many creative ways in his book Selected Declarations of Dependence, which was based on the words found in 46. .Armenian Papers: Poems 1954-1984. Princeton University Press, 1987.

Mathews used proverbs in many creative ways in his book Selected Declarations of Dependence, which was based on the words found in 46 common English proverbs. He used them to write poems, following self-invented rules. He also created "Perverbs and Paraphrases", complex riddles based on proverbs. In addition, he created anti-proverbs that he called "snips of the tongue", such as "Look before you leave. The Orchard: A Remembrance of Georges Perec.

Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets. The Description for this book, Armenian Papers: Poems l954-l984, will be forthcoming. By (author) Harry Mathews. Format Paperback 130 pages. Dimensions 15. x 24. x 1. mm 20. 2g. Publication date 21 Jun 1987. Publisher Princeton University Press. Publication City/Country New Jersey, United States. ISBN13 9780691014401. Other books in this series. 17% off. The Ruined Elegance.

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Find nearly any book by Harry Mathews. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Charting The Here Of There: French & American Poetry in Translation in Literary Magazines, 1850-2002. ISBN 9781887123631 (978-1-887123-63-1) Softcover, Granary Books/The New York Public Library, 2003.

The description for this book, Armenian Papers: Poems l954-l984, will be forthcoming.