Transparent Gestures

by Rodney Jones

On receiving the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1990 for his third book, Transparent Gestures, Rodney Jones was hailed as "a brand-new world-class poet." This collection of poems, rich in irony, sensuousness, and pleasure, reveals his robust, humorous, earthy, and cerebral view of reality and his exploration of all regions and sensibilities of American life.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395510636
  • ISBN-10: 0395510635
  • Pages: 80
  • Publication Date: 06/07/1989
  • Carton Quantity: 125
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  • About the Book
    On receiving the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1990 for his third book, Transparent Gestures, Rodney Jones was hailed as "a brand-new world-class poet." This collection of poems, rich in irony, sensuousness, and pleasure, reveals his robust, humorous, earthy, and cerebral view of reality and his exploration of all regions and sensibilities of American life.

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    "Jones' poems cannot be absorbed in a single reading; but amply reward prolonged scrutiny." Publishers Weekly

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