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Other Flowers: Uncollected Poems

ISBN13: 9780374532093
ISBN: 0374532095
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $28.0
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Published Date:
Edition 1
Pages: 240
Average Goodreads rating: 4.02/5 (59 ratings)

Other Flowers brings together 165 unseen poems from James Schuyler, one of the twentieth century’s most acclaimed writers. This carefully arranged edition presents a broad range of Schuyler’s work, spanning from the early 1950s until his death in 1991. These poems exhibit Schuyler’s virtuosity in drawing from real life, interpersonal history, nature, and pop culture to create reverberant portraits of the everyday. To read these poems is to rediscover the fresh clarity and grandeur of even the smallest things. Other Flowers confirms Schuyler’s status as one of the most important figures in contemporary poetics.