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Slantwise

Poems

by Betty Adcock

  • 138 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11292907M
    ISBN 100807133094
    ISBN 109780807133095

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    Earlier this year, Guerra’s book, “Slantwise Moves: Games, Literature and Social Invention in Nineteenth-Century America” -- the result of years of research and passion -- won the Popular Culture Association’s Ray and Pat Browne Award for Best Reference/Primary Source Work. Get this from a library! Slantwise moves: games, literature, and social invention in nineteenth-century America. [Douglas Guerra] -- In , Milton Bradley invented The Checkered Game of Life. Having journeyed from Springfield, Massachusetts, to New York City to determine interest in this combination of bright red ink, brass.

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Betty Adcock is the author of six books of poetry, most recently Slantwise (LSU Press, ). A recipient of two Pushcart Prizes, the Poets’ Prize, the North Carolina Medal for Literature, the Texas Institute of Letters Prize for Poetry, the Hanes Award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers, and a Guggenheim Fellowship, Adcock teaches in.

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