University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Loren Eiseley

Flight 857

By: Loren Eiseley

Loren Eiseley, the well-known author, is Curator of Early Man at the Uni¬≠versity Museum. This poem “Flight 857” is reprinted by permission of Charles Scribner’s Sons from NOTES OF AN AL¬≠CHEMIST. Copyright 1972 Loren Eiseley. Soon to be published by Charles Scribner’s Sons. Nosing in through a blizzard over Denver at thirty thousand feet I […]