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The Resource The flame, Leonard Cohen, foreword by Adam Cohen, edited by Robert Faggen and Alexandra Pleshoyano

The flame, Leonard Cohen, foreword by Adam Cohen, edited by Robert Faggen and Alexandra Pleshoyano

Label
The flame
Title
The flame
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Cohen, foreword by Adam Cohen, edited by Robert Faggen and Alexandra Pleshoyano
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Flame is a stunning collection of Leonard Cohen's last poems and writings, selected and ordered by Cohen in the final months of his life. The book contains an extensive selection from Cohen's notebooks, featuring lyrics, prose pieces and illustrations, which he kept in poetic form throughout his life, and offers an unprecedentedly intimate look inside the life and mind of a singular artist and thinker. An enormously powerful final chapter in Cohen's storied literary career, The Flame showcases the full range of Leonard Cohen's lyricism, from the exquisitely transcendent to the darkly funny. By turns devastatingly sad and winningly strange, these are the works of a poet and lyricist who has plumbed the depths of our darkest questions and come up wanting, yearning for more
Summary
An eloquent valedictory collection of lyrics, poems, notebook sketches and self-portraits maps the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee's singular creative journey through the weeks just prior to his death
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10748703
Cataloging source
VWMR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Leonard
Dewey number
819.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Faggen, Robert
  • Pleshoyano, Alexandra
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cohen, Leonard
  • Canadian poetry
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems and selections from notebooks
Label
The flame, Leonard Cohen, foreword by Adam Cohen, edited by Robert Faggen and Alexandra Pleshoyano
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000064330162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
275 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781786893130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057903660
Label
The flame, Leonard Cohen, foreword by Adam Cohen, edited by Robert Faggen and Alexandra Pleshoyano
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000064330162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
275 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781786893130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057903660

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