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The Run of the House

The word of Wyatt Prunty has been acclaimed by critics and poets alike. In this latest book of poems, Prunty finds beauty and violence, mystery and humor, in a variety of private and public worlds.

About the Author

Wyatt Prunty is a professor of English at Sewanee: The University of the South and the founding director of the Sewanee Writers' Conference. He is the author of nine collections of poems, including The Lover's Guide to Trapping, and two critical works.

Reviews

"Sophisticated in understatement, formally diverse and elegant... Prunty organizes his experience and orchestrates his expression to a polished degree that eludes most of his contemporaries."

- The Hudson Review
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Couldn't Prove, Had to Promise

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The Lover’s Guide to Trapping

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Unarmed and Dangerous

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Fabrications

Pamela Painter
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Her Birth and Later Years

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