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The Resource To begin where I am : selected essays, edited and with an introduction by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine

To begin where I am : selected essays, edited and with an introduction by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine

Label
To begin where I am : selected essays
Title
To begin where I am
Title remainder
selected essays
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PG7158.M553
LC item number
A23 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
To begin where I am : selected essays, edited and with an introduction by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-454) and index
Contents
Who was I? -- Notes on exile -- Happiness -- Dictionary of wilno streets -- After all -- Miss Anna and Miss Dora -- Journey to the west -- On Oscar Milosz -- The prioress -- Brognart: a story told over a drink -- Alpha the moralist -- Tiger -- Zygmunt Hertz -- Pity -- Letter to Jerzy Andrzejewski -- Speaking of a mammal -- Facing too large an expanse -- Religion and space -- Carmel -- To Robinson Jeffers -- Essay in which the author confesses that he is on the side of man, for lack of anything better -- The importance of Simone Weil -- Shestov, or the purity of despair -- Dostoevsky -- A philosopher -- Saligia -- If only this could be said -- Why religion? -- Remembrance of a certain love -- A semi-private letter about poetry -- Ruins and poetry -- Anus mundi -- Against incomprehensible poetry -- Reflections on T.S. Eliot -- Robert Frost -- On Pasternak soberly -- Notes about Brodsky
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 462 p.
Isbn
9780374258900
Lccn
2001033356
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 684.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Tan paper over boards, quarter-bound in cream cloth. Stamped in copper. Fore-edge uncut. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. 2 article clippings from The New Yorker, dated September 17, 2001, and December 24&31, 2001, entitled "In a parish" by Czeslaw Milosz, and "Survivor/believer. A new collection of essays by a poet of despairing cheerfulness" by John Updike, respectively, laid in. A book review from TLS, dated February 15, 2002, entitled "Spoken out of history" by Adam Kirsch([1] leaf), laid in.
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  • (OCoLC)46810678
  • ucoclc46810678
Label
To begin where I am : selected essays, edited and with an introduction by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-454) and index
Contents
Who was I? -- Notes on exile -- Happiness -- Dictionary of wilno streets -- After all -- Miss Anna and Miss Dora -- Journey to the west -- On Oscar Milosz -- The prioress -- Brognart: a story told over a drink -- Alpha the moralist -- Tiger -- Zygmunt Hertz -- Pity -- Letter to Jerzy Andrzejewski -- Speaking of a mammal -- Facing too large an expanse -- Religion and space -- Carmel -- To Robinson Jeffers -- Essay in which the author confesses that he is on the side of man, for lack of anything better -- The importance of Simone Weil -- Shestov, or the purity of despair -- Dostoevsky -- A philosopher -- Saligia -- If only this could be said -- Why religion? -- Remembrance of a certain love -- A semi-private letter about poetry -- Ruins and poetry -- Anus mundi -- Against incomprehensible poetry -- Reflections on T.S. Eliot -- Robert Frost -- On Pasternak soberly -- Notes about Brodsky
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 462 p.
Isbn
9780374258900
Lccn
2001033356
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 684.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Tan paper over boards, quarter-bound in cream cloth. Stamped in copper. Fore-edge uncut. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. 2 article clippings from The New Yorker, dated September 17, 2001, and December 24&31, 2001, entitled "In a parish" by Czeslaw Milosz, and "Survivor/believer. A new collection of essays by a poet of despairing cheerfulness" by John Updike, respectively, laid in. A book review from TLS, dated February 15, 2002, entitled "Spoken out of history" by Adam Kirsch([1] leaf), laid in.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46810678
  • ucoclc46810678

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