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Half-finished Heaven : Selected Poems (Paperback) (Tomas Transtromer)

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From the Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature

The contemporary Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer is a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature and has a prestigious worldwide reputation. Robert Bly, a longtime friend and confidant of Tranströmer's, as well as one of his first translators, has carefully chosen and translated the finest of Tranströmer's poems to create this cherished and invaluable collection.


Introduction: "Upward into the Depths" by Robert Bly

1From17 Poems (1954)Secrets on the Road (1958)The Half-Finished Heaven (1962)

Evening—MorningStormThe Man Awakened by a Song above His RoofTrackKyrieAfter the AttackBalakirev's Dream (1905)The CoupleAllegroLamentoThe Tree and the SkyA Winter NightDark Shape SwimmingThe Half-Finished HeavenNocturne

2FromResonance and Footprints (1966)Night Vision (1970)

Open and Closed SpaceFrom an African DiaryMorning Bird SongsSummer GrassAbout HistoryAfter a DeathUnder PressureSlow MusicOut in the OpenSolitudeBreathing Space JulyThe Open Windows26PreludesThe BookcaseOutskirtsGoing with the CurrentTrafficNight DutyA Few MomentsThe NameStanding Up

3FromPathways (1973)Truth Barriers (1978)

ElegyThe Scattered CongregationSnow-Melting Time, '66Further InLate MayDecember Evening, '72Seeing through the GroundGuard DutyAlong the Lines (Far North)At Funchal (Island of Madeira)Calling HomeCitoyensFor Mats and LailaAfter a Long Dry SpellA Place in the WoodsStreet CrossingBelow FreezingStart of a Late Autumn NovelFrom the Winter of 1947The ClearingSchubertiana

4FromThe Wild Market Square (1983)For the Living and the Dead (1989)Grief Gondola (1996)

From March '79Fire ScriptBlack PostcardsRomanesque ArchesThe Forgotten CommanderVermeerThe CuckooThe Kingdom of UncertaintyThree StanzasTwo CitiesIsland Life, 1860April and SilenceGrief Gondola #2

Number of Pages: 154
Genre: Poetry
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
Author: Tomas Transtromer
Language: English
Street Date: June 6, 2017
TCIN: 51630227
UPC: 9781555977832
Item Number (DPCI): 248-26-7287
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