Heart’s desire : the best of Edward Hoagland : essays from twenty years


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Hoagland, Edward


Keyword(s):
Essays.


Year:
1988


Pages:
429 p.


Publisher:
Summit Books


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
17983196


Label:
Box 140


Notes:
24 cm. The ridge-slope fox and the knife thrower -- The courage of turtles -- Home is two places -- Mountain notch -- Of cows and Cambodia -- Howling back at the wolves -- Lament the red wolf -- Thoughts on returning to the city after five months on a mountain where the wolves howled -- City walking -- City rat -- The threshold and the jolt of pain -- In the toils of the law -- Virginie and the slaves -- Mushpan man -- Bears, bears, bears. Hailing the elusory mountain lion -- The moose on the wall -- A run of bad luck -- Heart's desire -- The lapping, itchy edge of love -- The problem of the golden rule -- Bragging for humanity -- Dogs and the tug of life -- Other lives -- The midnight freight to Portland -- Fred King on the allagash -- Walking the Dead Diamond River -- The tugman's passage -- A low-water man -- Heaven and nature. Tiger bright -- Dying argots -- Two clowns -- Should auld acquaintgance -- Gods, masks, and horses. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PS3558.O334; Dewey: 814/.54


ISBN:
ISBN: 067164985X; 9780671649852; 0671669532 (cover); 9780671669539 (cover) LCCN: 88-15578


Research notes:
Three inserts between front endpapers


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