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Picnic, lightning, Billy Collins

Label
Picnic, lightning
Title
Picnic, lightning
Statement of responsibility
Billy Collins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of poems that explores the minutiae of life
Member of
Biographical or historical data
U.S. Poet Laureate, 2001-2003.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O47478
LC item number
P52 1998
Literary form
poetry
Series statement
Pitt poetry series
Picnic, lightning, Billy Collins
Label
Picnic, lightning, Billy Collins
Publication
Copyright
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Some days
  • Silence
  • Picnic, lightning
  • In the room of a thousand miles
  • Morning
  • Bonsai
  • Splitting wood
  • Shoveling snow with Buddha
  • I go back to the house for a book
  • After the storm
  • A portrait of the reader with a bowl of cereal
  • Snow
  • Moon
  • Looking west
  • This much I do remember
  • Japan
  • Victoria's Secret
  • Musée des beaux art revisited
  • Lines composed over three thousand miles from Tintern Abbey
  • Paradelle for Susan
  • Duck/rabbit
  • Fishing on the Susquehanna in July
  • Egypt
  • Home again
  • Lines lost among trees
  • The many faces of jazz
  • Taking off Emily Dickinson's clothes
  • The night house
  • The death of the hat
  • The list of ancient pastimes
  • Passengers
  • Serpentine
  • To a stranger born in some distant country hundreds of years from now
  • Reincarnation and you
  • Jazz and nature
  • And his sextet
  • Where I live
  • My life
  • Aristotle
  • I chop some parsley while listening to Art Blakey's version of "Three blind mice"
  • Afternoon with Irish cows
  • Marginalia
  • What I learned today
  • Journal
Control code
37792423
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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{'Wittliff Collections': 'http://catalog.library.txstate.edu/record=b3510152'}
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780822940661
Lccn
97033955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Note mounted inside back cover addressing Marc Simmons. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37792423

Library Locations

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