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Borealis [electronic resource] : poems / by Jeff Humphries ; [woodcuts by] Betsy Bowen.

Author/Creator:
Humphries, Jefferson, 1955-
Publication:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (204 p.)
Subjects:
Humphries, Jefferson, 1955-
American literature.
Poetry.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Woodcuts by Betsy BowenBorealis is the North Country as spoken through the voice of Jeff Humphries, who discovers unexpected riches in the wilderness looming around his cabin. As interpreted by renowned illustrator Betsy Bowen, the subjects of the poems come to inhabit the pages of this volume; her spare and beautifully composed woodcuts reveal surprising facets of Humphries' words.
Contents:
Introduction et allegro
Voyageurs
The lake
Northern pike
Frogs
The merganser
Moose
Osprey
Jack pine
Beaver
Bald eagle
Alexander MacKenzie
The bear
Hummingbird
Porcupine
Red squirrel
Maple
Ruffed grouse
Marten
Lake trout
Raven
The drowned man
Stone
Saw-whet owl
The wolf
Song sparrow
Walleye
Birches
The lynx and the snowshoe hare
Red-backed vole
Loons laughing
The geologist.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
ISBN:
0-8166-9493-1
OCLC:
476095207
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