Franklin

Ars botanica : a collection of poems / lithographs by Enid Mark.

Publication:
Wallingford, Pa. : ELM Press, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
1 v. ([34] p.) : ill. (some col.) ; 40 cm.
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Subjects:
Botany -- Poetry.
Flowers -- Poetry.
American poetry -- 21st century.
Small press books.
Contents:
A moralized nature is like a garden without flowers / Eleanor Wilner
The politics of bindweed / Maxine Kumin
Feverfew / Susan Snively
Lady's mantle / Diane Ackerman
Daylilies / Betty Adcock
The eating of beauty / Alicia Ostriker
Early herbal / Nathalie Anderson
Guts / Daisy Fried
About the peony, festiva maxima / Celia Gilbert
Remembering daisies / Constance Merritt
To know from now / Heather McHugh
The rose / Susan Stewart
Witch hazel in March / Annie Boutelle
In the flower / Rachel Blau DuPlessis.
Notes:
"This compilation of poems and images is inspired by the long tradition of herbariums and botanical books."--Colophon.
"Forty numbered copies and ten artist's proofs of the book were printed during the winter, spring and summer of 2004."--Colophon.
Printed on double leaves.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Tom Farinholt and Blair Edlow Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Mark, Enid, lithographer.
ELM Press.
Tom Farinholt and Blair Edlow Memorial Book Fund.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
OCLC:
57614320