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Collected Poems

Collected Poems( )
Author: Markson, David
Publication Date:Aug 1993
Publisher:Dalkey Archive Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $9.95
Book Description:

Markson is regarded as an inventive literary,stylist in the manner of James Joyce, William,Gaddis and Malcolm Lowrie. Many critics have,commented that his compressed, highly allusive,fiction verges on the edge of poetry. In view of,such a judgement it should come as less than a,surprise to learn that Markson has indeed written,poems through much of his career, the best of,which are collected here in one volume.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.54 x 8.42 x 0.26 Inches
Book Weight:0.3 Pounds
Author Biography
Markson, David (Author)
David Markson was born in Albany, New York on December 20, 1927. He received an undergraduate degree from Union College and a master's degree from Columbia University. Besides being a writer, he also worked as a journalist, book editor, and periodically as a college professor at Columbia University, Long Island University, and The New School. His works include Epitaph for a Tramp; Epitaph for a Dead Beat; This Is Not a Novel; Springer's Progress; Wittgenstein's Mistress; and The Last Novel. His novel, The Ballad of Dingus Magee, was made into a film starring Frank Sinatra entitled Dirty Dingus Magee. He was found dead on June 4, 2010 at the age of 82.


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