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The Resource The master of insomnia : selected poems, Boris A. Novak ; with an introduction by Aleš Debeljak ; translated by Michael Biggins [and others]

The master of insomnia : selected poems, Boris A. Novak ; with an introduction by Aleš Debeljak ; translated by Michael Biggins [and others]

Label
The master of insomnia : selected poems
Title
The master of insomnia
Title remainder
selected poems
Statement of responsibility
Boris A. Novak ; with an introduction by Aleš Debeljak ; translated by Michael Biggins [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • slv
  • eng
Summary
A collision between contemporary poetics and the Renaissance lyric, between aestheticism and political engagement, The Master of Insomnia is a collection of Slovenian poet Boris A. Novak's verse from the last fifteen years, including numerous poems never before available in English
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Novak, Boris A
Dewey number
891.8/416
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Slovenian
LC call number
PG1919.24.O8
LC item number
M6413 2012eb
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Debeljak, Aleš
Series statement
Slovenian literature series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Insomnia
  • FICTION
  • Insomnia
  • Poetry
Label
The master of insomnia : selected poems, Boris A. Novak ; with an introduction by Aleš Debeljak ; translated by Michael Biggins [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; OTHER WORKS IN DALKEY ARCHIVE PRESS'S: SLOVENIAN LITERATURE SERIES; INTRODUCTION; THE GARDENER OF SILENCE (1973-75); A handkerchief; Every evening; Light; Shadows; No wind; Dawn; Tide; No land; Every sail; The bank; The circle; An echo; A monument; A child; A poem; A flower; A tree; Touch; Snow; These lines; A poet; STILL LIFE WITH VERSES (1977); Still Life with Verses; A Dream is Snowing; Poem; Uni-verse; THE DAUGHTER OF MEMORY (1981); The Wings of Time: IV. Winter; CORONATION (1984): (wreath of sonnets); 1-15; Sonnet of Sonnets
  • THE FORMS OF THE WORLD (1991): (A Textbook of Poetic Forms)Night Elegy; CATACLYSM (1991); The Tower; Absence; Vertigo; The First Poem; Southeast of Memory; THE MASTER OF INSOMNIA (1995); Past and Present; Black Hole; Brothers; Springtime; Keeping Awake; Exile; Letter; Father; Intérieur; Rapid Disintegration; ALBA (1999); Alba; Borders; Your Little Bottles; Your Scent; Orpheus and Eurydice, Gare du Nord; ECHO (2000); Living Shadow; Horse, Rider, Lake; Confession; Perpendicular Land; GLOWING (2003); Discovering the Everyday; Our Supper; Our One House; RITUALS OF FAREWELL (2005); Birthday
  • TimelessnessGive Us Each Day Our Daily Death; Death in the Feet; From Beginning to End; Soul; The Hairclip; Magic Suitcase; Intimate Things; Decisions: 11; My Doppelganger; To the Poet I Was; LPM: LITTLE PERSONAL MYTHOLOGY (2007); My Grandfather Anton Novak, Tausendkünstler; Turtles; The Secret of Life; Ragology (The Study of Rags); One Poem about Three People and Two Coats; Butterflies; The Image of a Partisan; The First and Last Home; Jealous Pajamas; FRAGMENTS FROM THE EPOS (2009-12); Tidying up after the Dead; A Final Account; About the Author; Slovenian Literature Series; Copyright
Control code
881470194
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 104 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781564788191
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e7422d46-0a80-4745-97f9-0d926aa1a8e6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881470194
Label
The master of insomnia : selected poems, Boris A. Novak ; with an introduction by Aleš Debeljak ; translated by Michael Biggins [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; OTHER WORKS IN DALKEY ARCHIVE PRESS'S: SLOVENIAN LITERATURE SERIES; INTRODUCTION; THE GARDENER OF SILENCE (1973-75); A handkerchief; Every evening; Light; Shadows; No wind; Dawn; Tide; No land; Every sail; The bank; The circle; An echo; A monument; A child; A poem; A flower; A tree; Touch; Snow; These lines; A poet; STILL LIFE WITH VERSES (1977); Still Life with Verses; A Dream is Snowing; Poem; Uni-verse; THE DAUGHTER OF MEMORY (1981); The Wings of Time: IV. Winter; CORONATION (1984): (wreath of sonnets); 1-15; Sonnet of Sonnets
  • THE FORMS OF THE WORLD (1991): (A Textbook of Poetic Forms)Night Elegy; CATACLYSM (1991); The Tower; Absence; Vertigo; The First Poem; Southeast of Memory; THE MASTER OF INSOMNIA (1995); Past and Present; Black Hole; Brothers; Springtime; Keeping Awake; Exile; Letter; Father; Intérieur; Rapid Disintegration; ALBA (1999); Alba; Borders; Your Little Bottles; Your Scent; Orpheus and Eurydice, Gare du Nord; ECHO (2000); Living Shadow; Horse, Rider, Lake; Confession; Perpendicular Land; GLOWING (2003); Discovering the Everyday; Our Supper; Our One House; RITUALS OF FAREWELL (2005); Birthday
  • TimelessnessGive Us Each Day Our Daily Death; Death in the Feet; From Beginning to End; Soul; The Hairclip; Magic Suitcase; Intimate Things; Decisions: 11; My Doppelganger; To the Poet I Was; LPM: LITTLE PERSONAL MYTHOLOGY (2007); My Grandfather Anton Novak, Tausendkünstler; Turtles; The Secret of Life; Ragology (The Study of Rags); One Poem about Three People and Two Coats; Butterflies; The Image of a Partisan; The First and Last Home; Jealous Pajamas; FRAGMENTS FROM THE EPOS (2009-12); Tidying up after the Dead; A Final Account; About the Author; Slovenian Literature Series; Copyright
Control code
881470194
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 104 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781564788191
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e7422d46-0a80-4745-97f9-0d926aa1a8e6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881470194

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