Cover of: The Art of the Lathe | B. H. Fairchild

The Art of the Lathe


Published by Alice James Books in Farmington, USA .
Written in English.

About the Book

B.H. Fairchild’s The Art of the Lathe is a collection of poems centering on the working-class world of the Midwest, the isolations of small-town life, and the possibilities and occasions of beauty and grace among the machine shops and oil fields of rural Kansas.

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Edition Notes

"Winner of the 1997 Beatrice Hawley Award and 1996 Capricorn Poetry Award"--P. [2].
"National Book Award finalist"--Cover.


Dewey Decimal Class 811/.54
Library of Congress PS3556.A3625 A89 1998

The Physical Object

Format Paperback
Pagination 78 p.
Number of pages 78

ID Numbers

Open Library OL682694M
Internet Archive artoflathepoems00fair
ISBN 10 1882295161
ISBN 13 9781882295166
LC Control Number 97029398
Library Thing 763923
Goodreads 839520

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