A Thousand Mornings

A Thousand Mornings

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"Mornings with the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver"""In "ATHOUSANDMORNINGS, "Mary Oliver returns to the imagery that has come to define her life s work, transporting us to the marshland and coastline of her beloved home, Provincetown, Massachusetts. In these pages, Oliver shares the wonder of dawn, the grace of animals, and the transformative power of attention. Whether studying the leaves of a tree or mourning her adored dog, Percy, she is ever patient in her observations and open to the teachings contained in the smallest of moments.Our most precious chronicler of physical landscape, Oliver opens our eyes to the nature within, to its wild and its quiet. With startling clarity, humor, and kindness, "ATHOUSANDMORNINGS" explores the mysteries of our daily experience."

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  • Hardback | 96 pages
  • 134.62 x 205.74 x 17.78mm | 226.8g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • New York, NYUnited States
  • English
  • New.
  • 1594204772
  • 9781594204777
  • 59,621

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About Mary Oliver

Born in a small town in Ohio, MARY OLIVER published her first book of poetry in 1963 at the age of twenty-eight. Over the course of her long career, she has received numerous awards. Her fourth book, "American Primitive, "won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1984. She has led workshops and held residencies at various colleges and universities, including Bennington College, where she held the Catherine Osgood Foster Chair for Distinguished Teaching. Oliver currently lives in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

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