The Iron Key

The Iron Key Cover

The Iron Key

By James Longenbach

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393342666, 89pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2012

Tightly conceived, elegantly architectured, and sophisticatedly enunciated. . . . The Iron Key] oozes nostalgia for the many charms of Venice, the complexities of Greek myths, and the ethereal pleasures of opera and poetry that is, paradoxically, both old-fashioned and refreshing. The Rumpus.

About the Author
James Longenbach's work is often featured in "The New Yorker" and the "Paris Review". He lives in New York.