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The skin of light, Larry D. Thomas

Label
The skin of light
Title
The skin of light
Statement of responsibility
Larry D. Thomas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.H63
LC item number
S55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The skin of light, Larry D. Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Poems
Contents
Skin -- First, it was Santa Claus -- Hermaphrodite -- The clock -- The winter sky -- Dreamwork -- The gladiator -- String players -- Blue ice -- gibbous moon -- Organs -- Of whoring -- As if -- Dying vulture at sundown -- The nurse -- The black lake -- Grief -- The crows -- The writer -- Cathedral builders -- The rat in the cathedral -- Stradivari -- "Hammerklavier" (Piano Sonata No. 29 by Ludwig van Beethoven) -- Sparrow egg -- Mayflies -- Goldfish -- The lovers -- Therapy -- Bankers of dawn -- Apache child -- The star quilt -- Autumn glory -- Hot pink, day-glo chartreuse, and electric blue -- The geranium -- Railroad morning glory -- Palimpsest -- Holdout -- Stained glass -- Still life with birds' nests (oil on canvas by Vincent van Gogh) -- The church at Auvers (oil on canvas by Vincent van Gogh) -- Apples and pears (oil on canvas by Pierre-Auguste Renoir) -- The dead sparrow, 1905 (oil on wood by Franz Marc) -- The tower of blue horses, 1913 (oil on canvas by Franz Marc) -- Peasant life (oil on canvas by Marc Chagall) -- Lighthouse hill, 1927 (oil on canvas by Edward Hopper) -- Night dinner (after Edward Hopper) -- Piano (after Edward Hopper) -- Kahlo -- Kent house, 1969 (oil on canvas by Jamie Wyeth) -- The miners (in memory of Mark Rothko) -- Crow no.. 4 (ink, 1970, by Leonard Baskin) -- As Picasso died -- Black-on-black (by Maria and Julian Martinez , pueblo potters) -- Mill aluminum (sculpture by Donald Judd, Marfa, Texas) -- He clothes them (after R.C. Gorman) -- Pastelists -- Pinãta
Control code
609530232
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 64 p.
Isbn
9780984448814
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010925170
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Larry D. Thomas, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-016). Author's inscribed presentation copy to the Southwestern Writers Collection, Jan. 2012. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)609530232
Label
The skin of light, Larry D. Thomas
Publication
Note
Poems
Contents
Skin -- First, it was Santa Claus -- Hermaphrodite -- The clock -- The winter sky -- Dreamwork -- The gladiator -- String players -- Blue ice -- gibbous moon -- Organs -- Of whoring -- As if -- Dying vulture at sundown -- The nurse -- The black lake -- Grief -- The crows -- The writer -- Cathedral builders -- The rat in the cathedral -- Stradivari -- "Hammerklavier" (Piano Sonata No. 29 by Ludwig van Beethoven) -- Sparrow egg -- Mayflies -- Goldfish -- The lovers -- Therapy -- Bankers of dawn -- Apache child -- The star quilt -- Autumn glory -- Hot pink, day-glo chartreuse, and electric blue -- The geranium -- Railroad morning glory -- Palimpsest -- Holdout -- Stained glass -- Still life with birds' nests (oil on canvas by Vincent van Gogh) -- The church at Auvers (oil on canvas by Vincent van Gogh) -- Apples and pears (oil on canvas by Pierre-Auguste Renoir) -- The dead sparrow, 1905 (oil on wood by Franz Marc) -- The tower of blue horses, 1913 (oil on canvas by Franz Marc) -- Peasant life (oil on canvas by Marc Chagall) -- Lighthouse hill, 1927 (oil on canvas by Edward Hopper) -- Night dinner (after Edward Hopper) -- Piano (after Edward Hopper) -- Kahlo -- Kent house, 1969 (oil on canvas by Jamie Wyeth) -- The miners (in memory of Mark Rothko) -- Crow no.. 4 (ink, 1970, by Leonard Baskin) -- As Picasso died -- Black-on-black (by Maria and Julian Martinez , pueblo potters) -- Mill aluminum (sculpture by Donald Judd, Marfa, Texas) -- He clothes them (after R.C. Gorman) -- Pastelists -- Pinãta
Control code
609530232
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 64 p.
Isbn
9780984448814
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010925170
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Larry D. Thomas, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-016). Author's inscribed presentation copy to the Southwestern Writers Collection, Jan. 2012. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)609530232

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