The Farm by Wendell Berry
From Counterpoint Press:
First printed in 1995 by Gray Zeitz of the beloved Larkspur Press in Monterey, Kentucky, this new collector’s edition is a beautiful reproduction of Berry’s book-length poem, illustrated with the original drawings by Carolyn Whitesel.
WENDELL BERRY, an essayist, novelist, and poet, has been honored with the T. S. Eliot Prize, the Aiken Taylor Award for poetry, the John Hay Award of the Orion Society, and the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, among others. In 2010, he was awarded the National Humanities Medal by Barack Obama, and in 2016, he was the recipient of the Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Book Critics Circle. He is also a fellow of the Academy of Arts and Sciences. Wendell lives with his wife, Tanya Berry, on their farm in Henry County, Kentucky.