Bob Dylan’s Career as a Blakean Visionary & Romantic

“Bob Dylan’s Career as a Blakean Visionary and Romantic” was completed in 1976 as an invited contribution to a volume of academic and scholarly essays on Dylan to be published by the Popular Press and edited by Patrick Morrow. After the volume was accepted and the publication contract was signed, the Popular Press reneged on Read More …

Assorted Selfscriptings: 1964-1985

Assorted Selfscriptings 1964-1985 is a selection of Eugene Stelzig’s poetry from five manuscript volumes. The poems are expressions of moods and states of mind of a changing self—or more accurately, selves. They are traces or scraps, remnants or remainders and reminders of them. Through these often confessional and autobiographical verses, Stelzig speaks to the states Read More …

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Rural Poems

This slim little volume of eight poems by Gershom Wiborn of Victor, NY, bears no imprint regarding publisher or place, — just a date (1886), which seems to be long after at least some of the verses were penned . A couple of the poems had been previously published in thePontiac JacksonianandStreet and Smiths Weekly(to Read More …

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Later Lays & Lyrics

William Henry Cuyler Hosmer (1814-1877) was a fairly accomplished lawyer, author, and poet, born to the prominent pioneering Hosmer family of Avon, N.Y. He authored several books in his lifetime, ranging from histories to verse, sometimes combining the two into one. His Later Lays and Lyrics is a potpourri of poems dealing largely but not Read More …

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