The poems in [Forms of Distance] are distinctly alive. They do more than observe; they participate in the historical transformations they describe. In any language, this is poetry of a high order.

—Nate Johnson, Chicago Tribune

At The Sky’s Edge: Poems 1991-1996

Poetry by Bei Dao

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Paperback (published September 1, 2001)

ISBN
9780811214957
Price US
15.95
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
224

Bei Dao

Contemporary Chinese poet, representative of the Misty Poets.

The poems in [Forms of Distance] are distinctly alive. They do more than observe; they participate in the historical transformations they describe. In any language, this is poetry of a high order.

—Nate Johnson, Chicago Tribune