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Bright wings : an illustrated anthology of poems about birds, edited by Billy Collins ; paintings by David Allen Sibley

Label
Bright wings : an illustrated anthology of poems about birds
Title
Bright wings
Title remainder
an illustrated anthology of poems about birds
Statement of responsibility
edited by Billy Collins ; paintings by David Allen Sibley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821/.008/036
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PR1195.B5
  • PR1195.B5
LC item number
  • B75 2010
  • B75 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Collins, Billy
  • Sibley, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
Label
Bright wings : an illustrated anthology of poems about birds, edited by Billy Collins ; paintings by David Allen Sibley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Birds
  • Kingfisher
  • Amy Clampitt
  • Woodpecker keeps returning
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • Woodpecker
  • Elisabeth Madox Roberts
  • Arts of joy
  • Kevin Stein
  • Black Phoebe
  • Timothy Steele
  • Robert Creeley
  • Shrike
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • Still missing the jays
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Magpie's song
  • Gary Snyder
  • Paired things
  • Kay Ryan
  • Calves not chosen
  • Linda Gregg
  • Pelican
  • Crows start demanding royalties
  • Lucia Perillo
  • Questions poems ask
  • Lawrence Raab
  • Ravens at Deer Creek
  • Robert Wrigley
  • Ravens of Denali
  • Dorianne Laux
  • Ode to the swallow
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Carol Frost
  • Swallow
  • John Clare
  • Emperor's bird's-nest
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Watching the swallows
  • Dorothy Wordsworth
  • from The princess; O swallow
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Home-thoughts, from Abroad
  • Robert Browning
  • Magnificent frigatebird
  • Cliff swallows
  • Debra Nystrom
  • Blue swallows
  • Howard Nemerov
  • December notes
  • Nancy McCleery
  • In Walden wood the chickadee
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Titmouse
  • Walter de la Mare
  • George Green
  • Bluebirds
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • Darkling thrush
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Thrushes
  • Siegfried Sassoon
  • I have a bird in spring
  • Emily Dickinson
  • I dreaded that first robin so
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Blue booby
  • Love's good-morrow
  • Thomas Heywood
  • To Robin Red-breast
  • Robert Herrick
  • Poor Cock Robin
  • Robert Service
  • Death of Lesbia's bird
  • Catullus
  • Of the air
  • Daniel Halpern
  • James Tate
  • Cedar waxwings
  • Jonathan Aaron
  • Cedar waxwing on Scarlet Firethorn
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Song
  • John Keats
  • Warbler announcing spring at morning
  • Shotetsu
  • Happy bird
  • John Clare
  • Heron
  • Bird watching
  • John Ciardi
  • Cardinal
  • Henry Carlile
  • Cardinals in a shower at Union Square
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Pair of tanagers
  • Mark Jarman
  • Brave sparrow
  • Michael Collier
  • Will H. Ogilvie
  • Love song
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Christmas sparrow
  • Billy Collins
  • Sparrow trapped in the airport
  • Averill Curdy
  • Partita for sparrows
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Visitation
  • Jeffrey Harrison
  • John James Audubon
  • Hope and love
  • Old acquaintance
  • Mark Jarman
  • Call of the junco bird
  • Edward Hirsch
  • Redwing blackbirds
  • Robert Penn Warren
  • Red-winged blackbirds
  • Juliana Gray
  • Birds
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Keeping track
  • Bob Hicok
  • Grackles
  • Lisa Wiliams
  • Rose-breasted grosbeak
  • Juliana Gray
  • Faithful friend
  • William Cowper
  • On the sight of swans in Kensington Gardens
  • Caged goldfinch
  • Thomas Hardy
  • For the birds: a charm of goldfinches
  • Cecilia Woloch
  • Rara avis
  • Brendan Constantine
  • Charles Lamb
  • On the marriage of friends
  • Greg Delanty
  • Swan and shadow
  • Jane Hollander
  • Wild geese
  • Mary Oliver
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • Teal
  • Naito Joso
  • From Woody's Restaurant, Middlebury
  • Greg Delanty
  • Still, citizen sparrow
  • Richard Wilbur
  • To a farmer who hung five hawks on his barbed wire
  • David Wagoner
  • Evening hawk
  • Robert Penn Warren
  • Loons mating
  • You and I saw hawks exchanging the prey
  • James Wright
  • from The parliament of fowls
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Peregrine falcon, New York City
  • Robert Cording
  • Make-falcon
  • Linda Gregorson
  • Dalliance of the eagles
  • Walt Whitman
  • David Wagoner
  • Pheasant
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Bird at the leather mill
  • Joshua Mehigan
  • Coot
  • Mary Howitt
  • Plover
  • Kathleen Jamie
  • Shorebird-watching
  • Amy Clampitt
  • Drifting off
  • On a 3 1/2 oz. lesser yellowlegs, departed Boston August 28, shot Martinique September 3
  • Eamon Grennan
  • Sandpiper
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Ballet of the fifth year
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Seagulls
  • John Updike
  • Kittiwake
  • Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
  • Seamus Heaney
  • After reading Peterson's guide
  • Linda Pastan
  • Lost parrot
  • Susan Mitchell
  • Contrast; the parrot and the wren
  • William Wordsworth
  • Great horned owl
  • Charles Simic
  • Barred owl
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Mother Carey's hen
  • To a captive owl
  • Henry Timrod
  • Owl
  • David Bottoms
  • Great gray owl
  • Annie Finch
  • Owl
  • Carl Rakosi
  • Owl
  • Edward Thomas
  • David Yezzi
  • Chimney swifts
  • Mark Jarman
  • Swifts
  • Anne Stevenson
  • Swifts
  • Gerald Stern
  • Humming-bird
  • D.H. Lawrence
  • Kingfisher
  • Lisa Williams
Control code
ocn320798560
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 268 p.
Isbn
9780231150842
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019318
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)320798560
Label
Bright wings : an illustrated anthology of poems about birds, edited by Billy Collins ; paintings by David Allen Sibley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Birds
  • Kingfisher
  • Amy Clampitt
  • Woodpecker keeps returning
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • Woodpecker
  • Elisabeth Madox Roberts
  • Arts of joy
  • Kevin Stein
  • Black Phoebe
  • Timothy Steele
  • Robert Creeley
  • Shrike
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • Still missing the jays
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Magpie's song
  • Gary Snyder
  • Paired things
  • Kay Ryan
  • Calves not chosen
  • Linda Gregg
  • Pelican
  • Crows start demanding royalties
  • Lucia Perillo
  • Questions poems ask
  • Lawrence Raab
  • Ravens at Deer Creek
  • Robert Wrigley
  • Ravens of Denali
  • Dorianne Laux
  • Ode to the swallow
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Carol Frost
  • Swallow
  • John Clare
  • Emperor's bird's-nest
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Watching the swallows
  • Dorothy Wordsworth
  • from The princess; O swallow
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Home-thoughts, from Abroad
  • Robert Browning
  • Magnificent frigatebird
  • Cliff swallows
  • Debra Nystrom
  • Blue swallows
  • Howard Nemerov
  • December notes
  • Nancy McCleery
  • In Walden wood the chickadee
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Titmouse
  • Walter de la Mare
  • George Green
  • Bluebirds
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • Darkling thrush
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Thrushes
  • Siegfried Sassoon
  • I have a bird in spring
  • Emily Dickinson
  • I dreaded that first robin so
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Blue booby
  • Love's good-morrow
  • Thomas Heywood
  • To Robin Red-breast
  • Robert Herrick
  • Poor Cock Robin
  • Robert Service
  • Death of Lesbia's bird
  • Catullus
  • Of the air
  • Daniel Halpern
  • James Tate
  • Cedar waxwings
  • Jonathan Aaron
  • Cedar waxwing on Scarlet Firethorn
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Song
  • John Keats
  • Warbler announcing spring at morning
  • Shotetsu
  • Happy bird
  • John Clare
  • Heron
  • Bird watching
  • John Ciardi
  • Cardinal
  • Henry Carlile
  • Cardinals in a shower at Union Square
  • Stanley Plumly
  • Pair of tanagers
  • Mark Jarman
  • Brave sparrow
  • Michael Collier
  • Will H. Ogilvie
  • Love song
  • Carol Muske-Dukes
  • Christmas sparrow
  • Billy Collins
  • Sparrow trapped in the airport
  • Averill Curdy
  • Partita for sparrows
  • Brenda Hillman
  • Visitation
  • Jeffrey Harrison
  • John James Audubon
  • Hope and love
  • Old acquaintance
  • Mark Jarman
  • Call of the junco bird
  • Edward Hirsch
  • Redwing blackbirds
  • Robert Penn Warren
  • Red-winged blackbirds
  • Juliana Gray
  • Birds
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Jane Hirshfield
  • Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Keeping track
  • Bob Hicok
  • Grackles
  • Lisa Wiliams
  • Rose-breasted grosbeak
  • Juliana Gray
  • Faithful friend
  • William Cowper
  • On the sight of swans in Kensington Gardens
  • Caged goldfinch
  • Thomas Hardy
  • For the birds: a charm of goldfinches
  • Cecilia Woloch
  • Rara avis
  • Brendan Constantine
  • Charles Lamb
  • On the marriage of friends
  • Greg Delanty
  • Swan and shadow
  • Jane Hollander
  • Wild geese
  • Mary Oliver
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • Teal
  • Naito Joso
  • From Woody's Restaurant, Middlebury
  • Greg Delanty
  • Still, citizen sparrow
  • Richard Wilbur
  • To a farmer who hung five hawks on his barbed wire
  • David Wagoner
  • Evening hawk
  • Robert Penn Warren
  • Loons mating
  • You and I saw hawks exchanging the prey
  • James Wright
  • from The parliament of fowls
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Peregrine falcon, New York City
  • Robert Cording
  • Make-falcon
  • Linda Gregorson
  • Dalliance of the eagles
  • Walt Whitman
  • David Wagoner
  • Pheasant
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Bird at the leather mill
  • Joshua Mehigan
  • Coot
  • Mary Howitt
  • Plover
  • Kathleen Jamie
  • Shorebird-watching
  • Amy Clampitt
  • Drifting off
  • On a 3 1/2 oz. lesser yellowlegs, departed Boston August 28, shot Martinique September 3
  • Eamon Grennan
  • Sandpiper
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Ballet of the fifth year
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Seagulls
  • John Updike
  • Kittiwake
  • Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
  • Seamus Heaney
  • After reading Peterson's guide
  • Linda Pastan
  • Lost parrot
  • Susan Mitchell
  • Contrast; the parrot and the wren
  • William Wordsworth
  • Great horned owl
  • Charles Simic
  • Barred owl
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Mother Carey's hen
  • To a captive owl
  • Henry Timrod
  • Owl
  • David Bottoms
  • Great gray owl
  • Annie Finch
  • Owl
  • Carl Rakosi
  • Owl
  • Edward Thomas
  • David Yezzi
  • Chimney swifts
  • Mark Jarman
  • Swifts
  • Anne Stevenson
  • Swifts
  • Gerald Stern
  • Humming-bird
  • D.H. Lawrence
  • Kingfisher
  • Lisa Williams
Control code
ocn320798560
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 268 p.
Isbn
9780231150842
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009019318
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)320798560

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