John Ashbery

Finalist, 2005 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1982 National Book Awards
Winner, 1976 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1967 National Book Awards

John Ashbery (1927-2017) is the author of over twenty books of poetry, including Chinese Whispers; Your Name Here ; Girls on the Run: A Poem; Wakefulness; Can You Hear, Bird ; And the Stars Were Shining; Hotel Lautrémont ; Flow Chart ; April Galleons ; A Wave, which won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize; Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror , which received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book Award; and Some Trees.
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Where Shall I Wander: New Poems

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ISBN 9780060765293 Ecco / HarperCollins Publishers

Ashbery’s new poems express a sly playfulness, a tender theatricality, a surreal sensibility, and an urbane wit. They are especially sharp, arch, and complexly moody. More about this book >

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Shadow Train

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ISBN 9780140422887 Penguin Books
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Rivers and Mountains

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ISBN 9780030546907 Ecco Press
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John Ashbery

John Ashbery (1927-2017) is the author of over twenty books of poetry, including Chinese Whispers(Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2002); Your Name Here (2000); Girls on the Run: A Poem (1999); Wakefulness (1998); Can You Hear, Bird (1995); And the Stars Were Shining (1994); Hotel Lautrémont (1992); Flow Chart (1991); April Galleons (1987); A Wave (1984), which won the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize; Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror (1975), which received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book Award; and Some Trees (1956).

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