Faber Members get 10% off their first order

New Selected Poems

Frederick Seidel

An overview of Frederick Seidel’s best and most famous poetry from the past five decades, showing the evolution of a master poet’s craft.

72 in stock

£18.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571365357
Date Published
04.03.2021
Delivery
All orders are sent via Royal Mail and are tracked: choose from standard or premium delivery.
Summary

This collection provides readers with a perpetually exciting, compact edition of the revolutionary poet’s most powerful work. Frederick Seidel has been hailed as ‘the poet of a new contemporary form’ (New York Review of Books), and ‘the most frightening American poet ever’ (Boston Review). His ambitious, disturbing and tender work has mystified and captured critics, poets and readers for decades. Select Seidel allows readers to appreciate the scope of Seidel’s work over the past half-century and his uncanny ability to say the unsayable. Seidel is, in the words of the critic Adam Kirsch, ‘the best American poet writing today’.

FrederickSeidel

Frederick Seidel was born in St Louis and lives in New York City. His previous books of poems include Final Solutions, Sunrise, These Days, Poems 1959-1979, My Tokyo, Going Fast, The Cosmos Poems, Life on Earth, Area Code 212, The Cosmos Trilogy and Selected Poems. He received the PEN/Voelker Award for Poetry in 2002.

Read More
FrederickSeidel
Frederick-Seidel-1.jpg
Also Recommended

Browse a selection of books we think you might also like, with genre matches and a few wildcards thrown in.