John Updike (1932-2009) was a famous American author known for his novels, short stories, and poetry. In 1958, Updike’s collection of poems called The Carpentered Hen, and Other Tame Creatures was published. One of the poems in this collection, “Ex-Basketball Player,” concerns a former athlete whose glory has faded away.
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Circulating Books and Materials – A Selected List
Call Number: PN51 .A55 2000 *(See pages 137-139.)
Call Number: PE1417 .L64 *(See pages 479-480.)
Call Number: PS3571 .P4 Z62 1982 *(See pages 152-153.)
Call Number: PS3571 .P4 Z586 2006 *(See page 149.)
o Volume 23, page 473
o Volume 278, pages 293-294, 296
o Volume 3, pages 1273-1276
o Volume 90, pages 349-350
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