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Songs to Joannes, V by Mina Loy

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January 15, 2017

Songs to Joannes, V

Mina Loy

About This Poem


"Songs to Joannes, V" was published in Volume 3, Number 6 of Others in April 1917.


Mina Loy was born in London on December 27, 1882. Her collections of poetry include Lunar Baedeker (Contact Editions, 1923) and Lunar Baedeker & Time-Tables (Jonathan Williams/Jargon Press, 1958). She died on September 29, 1966.


Poetry by Loy


The Lost Lunar Baedeker: Poems of Mina Loy

(Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997)

"The Plain Sense of Things" by Wallace Stevens


"War Is Kind [excerpt]" by Stephen Crane


"Tender Buttons [A Long Dress]" by Gertrude Stein




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