The Art of Drowning (Hardcover)

By Billy Collins

University of Pittsburgh Press, 9780822938934, 112pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003



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