Palmer has managed to view (as a very traditional poet once put it) two worlds at once: to have brought the psychological insights and mimetic rewards we expect from older kinds of poetry into momentary conjunction with the comparatively asocial, startling, elusive pleasures of the new.

Boston Review

The Promises Of Glass

Poetry by Michael Palmer

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Paperback (published May 1, 2001)

ISBN
9780811214797
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13.95
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6x9
Page Count
112

Clothbound (published May 1, 2001)

ISBN
9780811214438
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21.95
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6x9
Page Count
112

Michael Palmer

Contemporary American Poet

Palmer has managed to view (as a very traditional poet once put it) two worlds at once: to have brought the psychological insights and mimetic rewards we expect from older kinds of poetry into momentary conjunction with the comparatively asocial, startling, elusive pleasures of the new.

Boston Review