The Art of Drowning

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The Art of Drowning

By Billy Collins

University of Pittsburgh Press, Hardcover, 9780822938934, 112pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003

Description
Collins' lovely poems are "Limpid, gently and consistently startling, more serious than they seem, they describe all the worlds that are and were and some others besides."--John Updike.


Praise For The Art of Drowning

"A wonderful, thoughtful, sly, and moving collection." 
--San Francisco Chronicle

"A brilliant collection."
--Washington Post

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