Gilgamesh by J.F "JACK" FULBECK 1955 ~ the Epic Poem in iambic pentameter ~ California Professor


Title: Gilgamesh

Author: J.F. [John Frederick (Jack)] Fulbeck

Description: Card covers. Illustration on front cover is marked with blue pen. Interior is clean. iv, 34 pages. 8.4 x 5.3 inches. Three copies noted on OCLC. Scarce.

Jack Fulbeck's poetic rendering in iambic pentameter of the Epic of Gilgamesh (tablets 1-11).

John Frederick ''Jack'' Fulbeck (1916-2011) served two terms as the president of the California State Poetry Society and had been a frequent editor of the California Quarterly. He began teaching at California State Polytechnic in 1958 and served as the Department Chair of English and Foreign Languages at the Pomona campus before retiring in 1983. His other volumes of published poetry were, I Sleep with Strangers (1951) and the collection of his work of seventy years, Sifted Ashes (2010).

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good

Publisher: Deporte Press
Place: Los Angeles
Year: 1955

Keywords: poetry, Jack Fulbeck, John Frederick Fulbeck, epic poem,

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