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The Resource A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto

A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto

Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems
Title
A fire in my hands
Title remainder
a book of poems
Statement of responsibility
Gary Soto
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author's twenty-one poems are about the themes of life and each is preceded by a personal anecdote
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.O72
LC item number
F5 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Black hair -- Learning to bargain -- In August -- That girl -- October -- How to sell things -- Oranges -- Brown girl, blonde okie -- Heaven -- Envying the children of San Francisco -- Kearney park -- Hitchhiking with a friend and a book that explains the pacific ocean -- Morning on this street -- Autumn with a daughter who's just catching on where we could go -- Pepper tree -- Failing in the presence of ants -- Eating bread -- How things work -- Finding a lucky number -- Teaching numbers -- Looking around, believing -- Evening walk -- Questions and answers about poetry
Control code
23254868
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780590445795
Lccn
91011669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Sandra [Cisneros], Oct. '91. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)23254868
Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Black hair -- Learning to bargain -- In August -- That girl -- October -- How to sell things -- Oranges -- Brown girl, blonde okie -- Heaven -- Envying the children of San Francisco -- Kearney park -- Hitchhiking with a friend and a book that explains the pacific ocean -- Morning on this street -- Autumn with a daughter who's just catching on where we could go -- Pepper tree -- Failing in the presence of ants -- Eating bread -- How things work -- Finding a lucky number -- Teaching numbers -- Looking around, believing -- Evening walk -- Questions and answers about poetry
Control code
23254868
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780590445795
Lccn
91011669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Sandra [Cisneros], Oct. '91. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)23254868

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