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Frederick Seidel

Frederick Seidel
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Frederick Seidel's books of poems include Final Solutions; Sunrise, winner of the Lamont Prize and the 1980 National Book Critics Circle Award; These Days; My Tokyo; Going Fast; The Cosmos Poems; Life on Earth; Ooga-Booga; and Poems 1959-2009.

Frederick Seidel

Peaches Goes It Alone

Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A stunning new collection from a “beguiling and magisterial” poet (The New York Times Book Review)

This is the End of Days.
This is what...

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Widening Income Inequality

Frederick Seidel
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

“One of the world’s most inspired and unusual poets . . . [Seidel’s] poems are a triumph of cosmic awe in the face of earthly terror.” —Hillel Italie, USA Today

Frederick...

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Area Code 212

The Cosmos Trilogy

Frederick Seidel
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Area Code 212 is the journey's end in ice and flames of Seidel's brilliant Cosmos Poems trilogy. Reversing the order and outlook of Dante's Divine Comedy, Seidel's three-book...

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Nice Weather

Frederick Seidel
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A stunning new collection from the "beguiling and magisterial" poet (The New York Times Book Review)

"Something is going on. Something is wrong."

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Poems 1959-2009

Frederick Seidel
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These are the collected poems of a master whose work includes many of the most compelling, savage, and tender poems in the language. Frederick Seidel is, in the words of the critic Adam Kirsch, "the...

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Ooga-Booga

Frederick Seidel
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"The best American poet writing today"*

"The title itself—a parody of a threat, something the monster under the bed might grunt—manages to capture the weird dialectic of Mr. Seidel's...

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The Cosmos Trilogy

The Cosmos Trilogy

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

"You Can't Like Seidel's Poems--They're Deliberately Virulent; You Can Only Gasp At Their Skill And Daring, Their Sickening Warp, Their Mercilessness."*

Frederick Seidel's highly acclaimed...

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Life on Earth

The Cosmos Trilogy

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The second book of an extravagant work-in-progress

What's Joel
Got to do but let the jewel
Hatch
The light and hook

It to the flesh

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My Tokyo

Frederick Seidel
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