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Walt Whitman: Poetry and Prose (LOA #3)

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Walt Whitman: Poetry and Prose (LOA #3)

By : Walt Whitman - UPC : 780940450028 - Few Stock

This Library of America edition is the biggest and best edition of Walt Whitman's writings ever published. It includes all of his poetry and what he considered his complete prose....

Math Talk : Selected Essays, 1962-1991

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Math Talk : Selected Essays, 1962-1991

By : Theoni Pappas - UPC : 780933174740 - Limited Stock

Presents mathematical ideas through poetic dialogues intended to be read by two people

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John Brown's Body

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John Brown's Body

By : Stephen Vincent Benet; Henry S Canby - UPC : 780929587264 - In Stock

An American folk-epic which depicts the events of the Civil War

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Dantes Inferno : My Favorite Poetry for Children

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Dantes Inferno : My Favorite Poetry for Children

By : Dan Halpern - UPC : 780880013734 - Limited Stock

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Wild Iris

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Wild Iris

By : Louise Gluck - UPC : 780880013345 - In Stock

Poems examine the relationship between humans and nature and consider mortality, consciousness, identity, and love

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A Cry Like a Bell

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A Cry Like a Bell

By : Madeleine L'Engle - UPC : 780877881483 - In Stock

Established in 1968, the Wheaton Literary Series provides insightful books for the thoughtful reader, inspiring imagination, and reflection. These beautifully produced volumes feature prose and poetry of high literary, academic,...

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The Last Night of the Earth Poems

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The Last Night of the Earth Poems

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876858639 - In Stock

Poems deal with writing, death and immortality, literature, city life, illness, war, and the past

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The Roominghouse Madrigals (Paperback)

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The Roominghouse Madrigals (Paperback)

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876857328 - In Stock

Poems deal with rejection, history, barbershops, friendship, death, longing, loneliness, and disappointment

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You Get So Alone at Times

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You Get So Alone at Times

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876856833 - In Stock

Poems deal with solitude, silence, artists, death, aging, friends, hard times, gambling, music, and genius

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War All the Time

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War All the Time

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876856376 - Few Stock

Poems deal with fame, the twenties, writing, death, nightlife, travel, love, horseracing, women, feminism, friendship, loneliness, and childhood

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Dangling in the Tournefortia

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Dangling in the Tournefortia

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876855256 - In Stock

More than a hundred poems about writing, mortality, the nature of success, and the relationship between men and women

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Play the Piano

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Play the Piano

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876854372 - In Stock

A collection of short poems ruminates upon advancing age, dissipation, loneliness, and death

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The Days Run Away Like Wild Horses (Paperback)

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The Days Run Away Like Wild Horses (Paperback)

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876850053 - In Stock

The Days Run Away Like Wild Horses is a book of poems written by Charles Bukowski for Jane, his first love. These poems explore a more emotional side to Charles...

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Mockingbird Wish Me Luck

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Mockingbird Wish Me Luck

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876851388 - In Stock

An American poet reflects on the alienation, frustration, and resentment of men trapped by societal dictates and conventions

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Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame

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Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876851913 - In Stock

Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame is poetry full of gambling, drinking and women. Charles Bukowski writes realistically about the seedy underbelly of life.

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Love Is a Dog from Hell Love Is a Dog from Hell

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Love Is a Dog from Hell Love Is a Dog from Hell

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780876853627 - In Stock

Poems rising from and returning to Bukowski's personal experiences reflect people, objects, places, and events of the external world, and reflects on them, on their way out and back

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Poems of Fernando Pessoa

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Poems of Fernando Pessoa

By : Fernando Pessoa; Edwin Honig - UPC : 780872863422 - In Stock

"At last, at last, at last, Pessoa again! More Pessoa! One of the very great poets of the twentieth century, again and more! And one of the fascinating figures of...

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Howl and Other Poems

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Howl and Other Poems

By : Allen Ginsberg - UPC : 780872863101 - In Stock

Ginsberg's love for a man with whom he shared some of life's worst experiences is celebrated in poems which were once the subject of a prolonged court trial

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Scripture of the Golden Eternity

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Scripture of the Golden Eternity

By : Jack Kerouac - UPC : 780872862913 - In Stock

These classic Kerouac meditations, Zen koans and prose poems express the poet's beatific quest for peace and joy through oneness with the universe.

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Pictures of the Gone World

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Pictures of the Gone World

By : Lawrence Ferlinghetti - UPC : 780872863033 - In Stock

Published to celebrate forty years of City Lights publishing, which began with the letterpress printing of this book in 1955.It was Lawrence Ferlinghetti's first book, and it has been reprinted...

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Reality Sandwiches : 1953-1960

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Reality Sandwiches : 1953-1960

By : Allen Ginsberg - UPC : 780872860216 - Limited Stock

"Scribbled secret notebooks, and wild typewritten pages for yr own joy." Many of Ginsberg's most famous poems.Wake-up nightmares in Lower East Side, musings in public library, across the U.S. in...

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Lunch Poems

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Lunch Poems

By : Professor Frank O'Hara - UPC : 780872860353 - In Stock

Important poems by the late New York poet published in The New American Poetry, Evergreen Review, Floating Bear and stranger places.Often this poet, strolling through the noisy splintered glare of...

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Scattered Poems

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Scattered Poems

By : Jack Kerouac - UPC : 780872860643 - In Stock

In spontaneous, direct, and concrete verses, the author confesses his joy in poetry and life

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Gasoline

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Gasoline

By : Gregory Corso - UPC : 780872860889 - Limited Stock

Gasoline & Vestal Lady on Brattle is volume number 8 in the City Lights Pocket Series."Open this book as you would a box of crazy toys, take in your hands...

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Howl and Other Poems

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Howl and Other Poems

By : Allen Ginsberg - UPC : 780872860179 - In Stock

Ginsberg's love for a man with whom he shared some of life's worst experiences is celebrated in poems which were once the subject of a prolonged court trial

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Bridge : A Poem (Revised)

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Bridge : A Poem (Revised)

By : Hart Crane - UPC : 780871402257 - In Stock

Like Whitman, Hart Crane strove in his poetry to embrace America, to distill an image of America.

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Tulips & Chimneys

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Tulips & Chimneys

By : E E Cummings - UPC : 780871401656 - Limited Stock

Fresh and candid, by turns earthy, tender, defiant, and romantic, Cummings's poems celebrate the uniqueness of each individual, the need to protest the dehumanizing force of organizations, and the exuberant...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : E E Cummings; Richard S Kennedy - UPC : 780871401540 - In Stock

One hundred and fifty-six poems, grouped by theme, are accompanied by drawings, oils, and watercolors by the poet

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A New Path to the Waterfall (Paperback)

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A New Path to the Waterfall (Paperback)

By : Raymond Carver; Tess Gallagher - UPC : 780871133748 - In Stock

Raymond Carver finished A New Path To The Waterfall shortly before his death in August 1988. These fifty poems--as hard and clear and emotionally pure as his short stories--chart a...

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Dream Work

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Dream Work

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780871130693 - In Stock

Dream Work, a collection of forty-five poems, follows both chronologically and logically Mary Oliver's American Primitive, which won her the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1983. The depth and diversity...

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The Book of Images : Poems / Revised Bilingual Edition

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The Book of Images : Poems / Revised Bilingual Edition

By : Rainer Maria Rilke; Edward Snow - UPC : 780865474772 - In Stock

Original publication and copyright date: 1991.

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City of a Hundred Fires

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City of a Hundred Fires

By : Richard Blanco - UPC : 780822956839 - In Stock

An exploration in verse of rites of passage within the Cuban-American culture shows how a combined nostalgia for a lost world and a daily confrontation with American culture leads to...

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Picnic, Lightning

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Picnic, Lightning

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780822956709 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poems that explores the minutiae of life

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The Art Of Drowning

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The Art Of Drowning

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780822955672 - In Stock

A collection of poems offers insights into common and unusual life events and the human condition.

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Hound of Heaven

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Hound of Heaven

By : Francis Thompson; Dr Jean Young - UPC : 780819212054 - In Stock

A pocket-sized illustrated version of the Francis Thompson's classic poem, "The Hound of Heaven."

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A Reader's Guide to T.S. Eliot

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A Reader's Guide to T.S. Eliot

By : George Williamson - UPC : 780815605003 - In Stock

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New Directions Paperbook: The Stream and the Sapphire (Paperback)

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New Directions Paperbook: The Stream and the Sapphire (Paperback)

By : Denise Levertov - UPC : 780811213547 - Few Stock

Conceived as a convenience to those readers concerned with doubt and faith, Denise Levertov's 34 selected poems originally were published in seven separate volumes. The earliest dates from 1978, and...

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New Directions Books: The Cantos (Paperback)

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New Directions Books: The Cantos (Paperback)

By : Ezra Pound - UPC : 780811213264 - In Stock

Provides the complete text of Pound's epic poem including a translation of Pound's Italian canto LXXII, Canto LXXIII, and a 1966 fragment concluding the work

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Glass, Irony and God

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Glass, Irony and God

By : Anne Carson - UPC : 780811213028 - In Stock

Anne Carson's poetry--characterized by various reviewers as "short talks," "essays," or "verse narratives"--combines the confessional and the critical in a voice all her own.

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Paterson

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Paterson

By : William Carlos Williams; Christopher Macgowan - UPC : 780811212984 - In Stock

Long recognized as a masterpiece of modern American poetry, WIlliam Carlos Williams' Paterson is one man's testament and vision, "a humanist manifesto enacted in five books, a grammar to help...

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New Directions Paperbook: The Collected Poems of William Carlos Williams (Paperback)

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New Directions Paperbook: The Collected Poems of William Carlos Williams (Paperback)

By : William Carlos Williams; Professor Emeritus of English A Walton Litz; Christopher Macgowan - UPC : 780811211871 - In Stock

Considered by many to be the most characteristically American of our twentieth-century poets, William Carlos Williams "wanted to write a poem / that you would understand /, But you got...

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The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz (Paperback)

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The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz (Paperback)

By : Octavio Paz; Eliot Weinberger; Eliot Weinberger - UPC : 780811211734 - In Stock

Poems, in both English translation and the original Spanish, deal with fate, nature, language, intimacy, love, friendship, and the senses

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New Directions Paperbook: The Flowers of Evil (Paperback)

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New Directions Paperbook: The Flowers of Evil (Paperback)

By : Charles Baudelaire; Marthiel Mathews; Jackson Mathews - UPC : 780811211178 - In Stock

Compiles the finest English translations of Baudelaire's poems on the nature and source of beauty and goodness

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : William Carlos Williams; Professor of English Literature Charles Tomlinson - UPC : 780811209588 - In Stock

Offers a collection of poems along with notes on the text.

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Octavio Paz - UPC : 780811208994 - In Stock

Poems deal with death, nature, the past, art, perception, love, travel, communication, and truth

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Turtle Island

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Turtle Island

By : Gary Snyder - UPC : 780811205467 - In Stock

Poetry and prose writings unearth the common origins and survival concerns of the diverse cultures coexiting in America

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Quite Early One Morning : Stories

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Quite Early One Morning : Stories

By : Dylan Thomas - UPC : 780811202084 - In Stock

A collection of stories, essays, and poems written by the noted Welsh poet over a 10-year period

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New Directions Books: The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen (Paperback)

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New Directions Books: The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen (Paperback)

By : Professor Wilfred Owen; C Day Lewis; Edmund Blunden - UPC : 780811201322 - In Stock

Introduced by a discussion of Owen's poetry and early life, this edition includes youthful and minor verses and the war poems based on manuscripts in the British Museum

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New Directions Paperback No. 74: A Coney Island of the Mind (Paperback)

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New Directions Paperback No. 74: A Coney Island of the Mind (Paperback)

By : Lawrence Ferlinghetti - UPC : 780811200417 - In Stock

Includes 29 poems revolving around the title, selections written for oral readings with jazz accompaniment, and 13 previously published poems

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Paris Spleen : 1869

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Paris Spleen : 1869

By : Charles Baudelaire; Louise Varese - UPC : 780811200073 - In Stock

One of the founding texts of literary modernism.

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House of Light

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House of Light

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780807068113 - In Stock

A Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of poems deals with nature, dreams, questions, the seasons, travel, birds, writing, and art

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Poetry of Robert Frost - Hardcover

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Poetry of Robert Frost - Hardcover

By : Robert Frost; Edward Connery Lathem - UPC : 780805005028 - In Stock

This definitive, paperback edition brings together more than three hundred fifty of Frost's poems, each one with annotations providing complete bibliographic information and noting any textual changes

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The Book of Songs (Paperback)

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The Book of Songs (Paperback)

By : Arthur Waley; James Bryant Conant University Professor Stephen Owen - UPC : 780802134776 - In Stock

A scholarly translation of the ancient collection of poems known as the Confucian Odes

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Meditations in an Emergency

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Meditations in an Emergency

By : Professor Frank O'Hara - UPC : 780802134523 - In Stock

Poems deal with nature, motion pictures, human behavior, the arts, parties, and other cultures

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100 Selected Poems

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100 Selected Poems

By : E E Cummings - UPC : 780802130723 - In Stock

Lyrical verses span the career of a twentieth-century American poet, and illuminate his concern for the future of humanity

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Monkey : Folk Novel of China

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Monkey : Folk Novel of China

By : Wu Ch'eng-En; Arthur Waley; Hu Shih - UPC : 780802130860 - In Stock

Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic sixteenth century novel is a combination of picaresque novel and folk epic that mixes satire, allegory,...

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Mexico City Blues : [(242 Choruses]

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Mexico City Blues : [(242 Choruses]

By : Jack Kerouac - UPC : 780802130600 - In Stock

A series of poems deals with music, life, religion, literature, dreams and mortality

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Five Decades: Poems 1925-1970

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Five Decades: Poems 1925-1970

By : Pablo Neruda; Ben Belitt - UPC : 780802130358 - In Stock

Poems dealing with the soiled aspect of the human condition and the sumptuous appeal of the tactile are presented in Spanish and English

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The Investigation (Paperback)

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The Investigation (Paperback)

By : Senior Lecturer Peter Weiss - UPC : 780714503011 - In Stock

"A dramatic re-construction of the Frankfurt War Crimes trials"-- Cover.

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Love Poems

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Love Poems

By : Nikki Giovanni - UPC : 780688149895 - In Stock

A collection of poems expresses the author's feelings about nature, friendship, love, romance, literature, city life, and hope for the future

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The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Volume I: The Poems : Revised Second Edition

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The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Volume I: The Poems : Revised Second Edition

By : Richard J Finneran; William Butler Yeats - UPC : 780684807317 - In Stock

Gathers all of the poems by the Irish writer, including reworkings of Irish myths and meditations on youth, love, nature, art, and war

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American Dreams

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American Dreams

By : Sapphire - UPC : 780679767992 - In Stock

In the tradition of Alice Walker, an electrifying new African American voice delivers the verdict on the urban condition in a sensual, propulsive, and prophetic book of poetry and prose....

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The Collected Works of Billy the Kid

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The Collected Works of Billy the Kid

By : Michael Ondaatje - UPC : 780679767862 - In Stock

Fact and legend are combined in a fictional journey into the mind and character of the notorious outlaw Billy the Kid

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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes

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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes

By : Langston Hughes; Woodrow Wilson Professor of Literature Arnold Rampersad - UPC : 780679764083 - In Stock

A comprehensive collection of the verse of Langston Huges contains 860 poems, including three hundred that have never appeared in book form, is arranged chronologically, and features commentary by Hughes's...

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The Great Fires

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The Great Fires

By : Jack Gilbert - UPC : 780679747673 - In Stock

A third collection of poems by a writer who has been honored by the Lannan Foundation encompasses more than three decades of work and considers such themes as confronting the...

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What Work Is

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What Work Is

By : Judge Philip Levine - UPC : 780679740582 - In Stock

A collection of poems culled from the poet's twelve earlier books includes such pieces as "Fear and Fame," "Coming Close," "Every Blessed Day," and the title poem. Reprint.

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The American Night

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The American Night

By : Jim Morrison - UPC : 780679734628 - In Stock

Never-before-seen poetry, prose, epigrams, diary entries, and scribblings fill a second posthumous volume of writings by the lead singer of the Doors

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The Aeneid

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The Aeneid

By : Virgil; Robert Fitzgerald - UPC : 780679729525 - In Stock

Virgil's poem about the adventures of Aeneas after the fall of Troy

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The Ink Dark Moon

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The Ink Dark Moon

By : Ono No Komachi; Izumi Shikibu; Jane Hirshfield - UPC : 780679729587 - In Stock

Translations of selected Japanese poems by women of the ancient court of Japan are accompanied by explanatory notes

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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes

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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes

By : Langston Hughes - UPC : 780679728184 - In Stock

A collection of the author's favorite poetry from published books, private publications, and unpublished manuscripts

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The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

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The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

By : Rainer Maria Rilke; Reader in Classics Stephen Mitchell; Reader in Classics Stephen Mitchell - UPC : 780679722014 - In Stock

Rilke's poems, in the original German and English translation, show his concern with romantic transformations and spiritual quests

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The Complete Poems of John Keats

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The Complete Poems of John Keats

By : John Keats - UPC : 780679601081 - In Stock

Presents all of the English poet's verse, including his sonnets and odes, the allegorical romance "Endymion," and the five-act poetic tragedy "Otho the Great"

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Frost: Poems

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Frost: Poems

By : Robert Frost; Professor John Hollander - UPC : 780679455141 - In Stock

Selected poems deal with work, love, rural life, names, death, and dreams

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Garden Poems

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Garden Poems

By : Professor John Hollander - UPC : 780679447269 - In Stock

The splendid poems in this collection both represent and glorify the cultivating instinct, and each of them succeeds in "annihilating all that's made, " as Andrew Marvell puts it in...

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Love Letters

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Love Letters

By : Peter Washington - UPC : 780679446897 - In Stock

Two hundred love letters by fictional characters and historic figures, includes Eloise's exchange of romantic vows with Abelard, Mozart's teasing exchange with his wife, Franz Kafka's pining for Felice, and...

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Hopkins: Poems

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Hopkins: Poems

By : Gerard Manley Hopkins - UPC : 780679444695 - In Stock

Includes poems, essays on poetry, and selections from the nineteenth century poet's letters and notebooks

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Auden: Poems

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Auden: Poems

By : W H Auden; Edward Mendelson - UPC : 780679443674 - Limited Stock

Presents a selection of poems by the twentieth-century English master

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Wordsworth: Poems

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Wordsworth: Poems

By : William Wordsworth; Peter Washington - UPC : 780679443698 - In Stock

Gathers Wordsworth's poems about nature, love, childhood, and parenthood

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Friendship Poems

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Friendship Poems

By : Peter Washington - UPC : 780679443704 - In Stock

Gathers poems about various aspects of friendship by Walt Whitman, Ben Jonson, Robert Frost, Boris Pasternak, Richard Wilbur, Robert Lowell, Derek Walcott, Alexander Pushkin, and Gerard Manley Hopkins

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Phenomenal Woman

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Phenomenal Woman

By : Maya Angelou - UPC : 780679439240 - In Stock

Four critically acclaimed poems--"Phenomenal Woman," "And Still I Rise," "Weekend Glory," and "Our Grandmothers"--celebrate the accomplishments of very special women

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Byron: Poems

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Byron: Poems

By : Lord G Gordon Byron; Peter Washington - UPC : 780679436300 - In Stock

Gathers together the works of the nineteenth-century English poet

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Whitman: Poems

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Whitman: Poems

By : Walt Whitman; Peter Washington - UPC : 780679436324 - In Stock

Presents a selection of poems by the nineteenth-century American poet

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Allen Mandelbaum; Eugenio Montale - UPC : 780679433132 - In Stock

"Published by arrangement with Bantam Books, a division of Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc."--T.p. verso.

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Keats: Poems

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Keats: Poems

By : John Keats; Peter Washington - UPC : 780679433194 - In Stock

A selection of poems by the English Romantic poet

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Dickinson: Poems

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Dickinson: Poems

By : Emily Dickinson; Peter Washington - UPC : 780679429074 - In Stock

Gathers together poems by the nineteenth-century American poet

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Love Poems

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Love Poems

By : Peter Washington - UPC : 780679429067 - In Stock

A collection of poems about love and romance by famous poets from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries

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The Iliad

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The Iliad

By : Homer; Robert Fitzgerald; Francis Jones Professor of Classical Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature Director Center for Hellenic Studies Gregory Nagy - UPC : 780679410751 - In Stock

Recounts the triumphs and defeats of the Greek and Trojan heroes during the Trojan War and the destruction of Troy by combined Greek armies

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Aetia, Iambi, Hecale and Other Fragments. Hero and Leander

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Aetia, Iambi, Hecale and Other Fragments. Hero and Leander

By : Homer; Robert Fitzgerald; Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780674994638 - Few Stock

Fragments by Callimachus (third century BCE) include those from the "Aetia," Greek aetiological stories; a book of "Iambi"; and the epic poem "Hecale." "Hero and Leander" by Musaeus (fifth or...

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LUCIAN [9780674990609]

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LUCIAN [9780674990609]

By : Homer; Robert Fitzgerald; Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780674990609 - Few Stock

LUCIAN [9780674990609]

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The Lords and The New Creatures

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The Lords and The New Creatures

By : Jim Morrison - UPC : 780671210441 - In Stock

The hard-rock singer, lyricist and composer offers his reflections on life in contemporary America

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The Love Poems of Rumi

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The Love Poems of Rumi

By : Deepak Chopra - UPC : 780609602430 - In Stock

The well-known author and spiritual counselor presents his favorite poems by the thirteenth-century Persian poet, whose works express the exalted yearnings, ecstatic ravishments, and spiritual visions of medieval Eastern mysticism

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The Black Poets

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The Black Poets

By : Dudley Randall - UPC : 780553275636 - In Stock

Spirituals, folk rhymes, and poems by such writers as Phyllis Wheatley, Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Don L. Lee reveal the development of Black poetic expression

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Poems

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Poems

By : Maya Angelou - UPC : 780553255768 - In Stock

Deals with love, death, nature, the past, sorrow, self-image, street life, memories, aging, men and women, childhood, racism, and writers

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The Canterbury Tales

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The Canterbury Tales

By : Geoffrey Chaucer - UPC : 780553210828 - In Stock

A modern English translation, background information and glossary accompany the original Middle English text of Chaucer's poem about travelers on a pilgrimage

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

By : Walt Whitman - UPC : 780553211160 - In Stock

Presents the major literary works of America's poet of democracy including: "Song of Myself," "Starting from Paumanok," "Children of Adam," "I Sing the Body Electric," "Song of the Open Road,"...

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The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara

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The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara

By : Professor Frank O'Hara; Donald Allen; John Ashbery - UPC : 780520201668 - In Stock

Available for the first time in paperback, "The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara" reflects the poet's growth as an artist from the earliest dazzling, experimental verses that he began writing...

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101 Great American Poems

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101 Great American Poems

By : The American Poetry & Literacy Project - UPC : 780486401584 - In Stock

Rich treasury of verse from the 19th and 20th centuries includes works by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, other notables. Includes...

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Tender Buttons

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Tender Buttons

By : MS Gertrude Stein - UPC : 780486298979 - In Stock

This 1915 work exhibits the distinct prose style and thought-provoking experimental techniques for which its author is famous. One of Stein's most accessible and influential works.

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World War One British Poets : Brooke, Owen, Sassoon, Rosenberg and Others

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World War One British Poets : Brooke, Owen, Sassoon, Rosenberg and Others

By : Candace Ward - UPC : 780486295688 - Few Stock

Rich selection of powerful, moving verse includes Brooke's "The Soldier," Owen's "Anthem for Doomed Youth," "In Flanders Fields," by Lieut. Col. McCrae, more by Hardy, Kipling, many others.

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English Romantic Poetry : An Anthology

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English Romantic Poetry : An Anthology

By : Stanley Appelbaum - UPC : 780486292823 - In Stock

This volume contains a rich selection of poems by England's six great Romantic poets: William Blake, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and John Keats. Encompassing...

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100 Best-Loved Poems (Paperback)

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100 Best-Loved Poems (Paperback)

By : Philip Smith - UPC : 800759285532 - In Stock

"The Passionate Shepherd to His Love," "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?" "Death, be not proud," "The Raven," "The Road Not Taken," plus works by Blake, Wordsworth, Byron,...

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Great German Poems of the Romantic Era : A Dual-Language Book

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Great German Poems of the Romantic Era : A Dual-Language Book

By : Stanley Appelbaum - UPC : 800759284979 - In Stock

Over 130 poems by 23 poets, including Goethe, Schiller, Holderlin, Tieck, Heine, Nietzsche, many others. New literal English translations on facing pages. Introduction.

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Selected Canterbury Tales

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Selected Canterbury Tales

By : Geoffrey Chaucer - UPC : 800759282418 - In Stock

Delightful collection includes the General Prologue plus three of the most popular tales: "The Knight's Tale," "The Miller's Prologue and Tale," and "The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale." In...

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

By : William Blake - UPC : 780486281223 - In Stock

This vivid facsimile of Blake's romantic and revolutionary publication offers a concise expression of his essential wisdom and philosophy. His distinctive hand-lettered text is accompanied by 27 color plates of...

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The Road Not Taken and Other Poems

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The Road Not Taken and Other Poems

By : Robert Frost - UPC : 800759275502 - In Stock

A treasury of Frost's most expressive verse. In addition to the title poem: "An Old Man's Winter Night," "In the Home Stretch," "Meeting and Passing," "Putting in the Seed," many...

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

By : R K Gordon - UPC : 780486272641 - In Stock

Finest heroic poem in Old English celebrates the exploits of Beowulf, a young nobleman of southern Sweden. Combines myth, Christian and pagan elements, and history into a powerful narrative. Genealogies.

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Flowers of Evil and Other Works : A Dual-Language Book

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Flowers of Evil and Other Works : A Dual-Language Book

By : Charles Baudelaire - UPC : 800759270927 - In Stock

Handsome edition includes great French poet's controversial work, Les Fleurs du Mal, plus prose poems from "Spleen of Paris," critical essays on art, music, and literature, and personal letters.

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

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The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

By : Gustave Dore; S T Coleridge - UPC : 780486223056 - In Stock

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner is not only Coleridge's best-known work, but it has also been deemed one of the greatest of all English literary ballads.

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge Eman Poet Lib #18

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge Eman Poet Lib #18

By : University of Michigan Press - UPC : 780460878265 - Limited Stock

Books : Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Everyman's Poetry Vol. 18) (Paperback)

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Edda

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Edda

By : Snorri Sturluson - UPC : 780460876162 - In Stock

"But the king's heart swells, bulging with courage in battle, where heroes sink down..." Over a period of twenty years Snorri Sturluson, scholar, courtier and poet, compiled the prose Edda...

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The Waste Land and Other Poems

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The Waste Land and Other Poems

By : Professor T S Eliot; A Kingsley Porter University Professor Helen Vendler - UPC : 780451526847 - In Stock

A treasury of the most important early poems combines poetic elements from diverse sources with bits of popular culture and common speech to recreate the chaos of Europe in the...

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Six Centuries of Great Poetry

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Six Centuries of Great Poetry

By : Robert Penn Warren - UPC : 780440213833 - Limited Stock

Collects poems from more than one hundred English poets, including Chaucer, Shakespeare, and Yeats, and charts the evolution of lyric poetry over the last six centuries.

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Love

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Love

By : Danielle Steel - UPC : 780440153771 - In Stock

Love poems describe a love affair, a painful breakup, loneliness, new encounters, and the discovery of true love

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

By : Professor of Russian History Robert Service - UPC : 780399150159 - In Stock

Robert Service, who is known as the "Bard of the Yukon," is known for his ability to capture the adventure, desolation, and beauty of the Canadian North, and this authoritative...

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Morning in the Burned House

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Morning in the Burned House

By : Margaret Atwood - UPC : 780395825211 - In Stock

The author of Cat's Eye presents her first new book of poetry in a decade, a collection of meditations on the fragility of nature, the death of a parent, and...

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Neruda : Selected Poems

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Neruda : Selected Poems

By : Pablo Neruda; Anthony Kerrigan - UPC : 780395544181 - In Stock

Neruda's Spanish text is presented with in face translations in this comprehensive collection of his works

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The Rain in the Trees

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The Rain in the Trees

By : W S Merwin - UPC : 780394758589 - In Stock

Poems deal with spring, trees, city life, the past, dreams, farms, childhood, rain, travel, insects, superstition, and language

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Gilgamesh

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Gilgamesh

By : MR John Gardner; Professor of English John Maier - UPC : 780394740898 - In Stock

A totally new translation of the classic Mesopotamian epic--with lengthy introduction and annotations--is presented in such a way as to reflect the appearance and arrangement of the original stone tablets

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Knots

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Knots

By : R D Laing - UPC : 780394717760 - In Stock

Knots

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Robinson Jeffers - UPC : 780394702957 - In Stock

Fifty-eight poems selected from such major works as Be Angry at the Sun and Hungerfield

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And Still I Rise

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And Still I Rise

By : Maya Angelou - UPC : 780394502526 - In Stock

Maya Angelou's third poetry collection, a unique celebration of life, consists of rhythms of strength, love, and remembrance, songs of the street, and lyrics of the heart

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The Prophet

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The Prophet

By : Kahlil Gibran - UPC : 780394404288 - In Stock

Presents the Lebanese poet and philosopher's inspirational essays on love, marriage, work, joy, sorrow, freedom, pain, teaching, friendship and death

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Norton Critical Editions: The Selected Writings of Christine de Pizan (Paperback)

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Norton Critical Editions: The Selected Writings of Christine de Pizan (Paperback)

By : Christine De Pizan; Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski; Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski - UPC : 780393970104 - Limited Stock

Christine de Pizan (ca. 1364-ca. 1421) is Europe's first professional woman writer. She wrote an astonishing body of work in many genres, including lyric poetry, allegorical dream visions, history, political...

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Mother Love : Poems

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Mother Love : Poems

By : Rita Dove - UPC : 780393314441 - In Stock

Gathers poems that recast the ancient Greek story of Demeter and Persephone in a variety of settings, from a patio in Arizona to the pyramids in Mexico, as they explore...

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The Woman Who Fell from the Sky (Paperback)

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The Woman Who Fell from the Sky (Paperback)

By : Joy Harjo - UPC : 780393313628 - In Stock

The author draws on her Native American heritage to offer poems combining elements of storytelling, prayer, and song

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Against Forgetting : Twentieth-Century Poetry of Witness

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Against Forgetting : Twentieth-Century Poetry of Witness

By : Carolyn Forche - UPC : 780393309768 - In Stock

Modern poems deal with genocide, wars, revolutions, the Holocaust, political repression, apartheid, and the democracy movement in China

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The Prelude

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The Prelude

By : Gill, Stephen Charles - UPC : 780393090710 - Few Stock

This volume is the first to present Wordsworth's great poem in all three of its forms. It reprints, on facing pages, the version of The Prelude that was completed in...

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The Homeric Hymns (Paperback)

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The Homeric Hymns (Paperback)

By : Thelma Sargent - UPC : 780393007886 - In Stock

Spuriously attributed to Homer, the hymns and invocations collected in this book constitute, alongside The Iliad and The Odyssey the great sources of ancient Greek poetry.

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

By : Patrick Kavanagh - UPC : 780393006940 - In Stock

Patrick Kavanagh's imagery is drawn from the life of the Irish country poor, which he shared at first hand, and an inner landscape of pain and self-knowledge.

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The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake

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The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake

By : William Blake; David V Erdman; Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom - UPC : 780385152136 - In Stock

Critical commentary illuminating Blake's allusions and references accompanies the texts of his poetic and prose works

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The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke

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The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke

By : Theodore Roethke - UPC : 780385086011 - In Stock

Contains selections from Open House, The Lost Son and Other Poems, Praise to the End, Words for the Wind, The Waking, I Am! Says the Lamb, and The Far Field...

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Goethe's Faust

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Goethe's Faust

By : Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe; Walter Kaufmann; Walter Kaufmann - UPC : 780385031141 - In Stock

The story of a man's wager with the Devil.

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Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare

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Love Poems & Sonnets of William Shakespeare

By : William Shakespeare - UPC : 780385017336 - In Stock

The greatest sonnets ever written, by the greatest poet and playwright in the English language -- now in a handsome edition featuring exquisite color illustrations.

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Best Loved Poems of American People

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Best Loved Poems of American People

By : Hazel Felleman - UPC : 780385000192 - Limited Stock

Collection of the most popular American poems grouped by subject including Love and friendship, Inspiration, and Faith and reverence

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The Colossus

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The Colossus

By : Sylvia Plath - UPC : 780375704468 - In Stock

Works by the American poet reflect her thoughts on the ephemeral aspects of life

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Poems of Mourning

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Poems of Mourning

By : Peter Washington - UPC : 780375404566 - In Stock

A collection of poems about death, loss, and mourning written by authors such as Tennyson, Whitman, Hardy, Keats, and Rilke

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Eliot: Poems

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Eliot: Poems

By : Professor T S Eliot; Peter Washington - UPC : 780375401855 - In Stock

Offers selected poems and essays by the noted twentieth-century poet including selections from "The Waste Land" and essays on metaphysical poets, Hamlet, criticism, and Ulysses

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The Odyssey : The Fitzgerald Translation

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The Odyssey : The Fitzgerald Translation

By : Robert Fitzgerald - UPC : 780374525743 - In Stock

Presents the classic poem concerning the wanderings of the hero Odysseus and his miraculous return to Ithaca and a faithful wife

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The Lost Lunar Baedeker : Poems of Mina Loy

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The Lost Lunar Baedeker : Poems of Mina Loy

By : Mina Loy; Roger L Conover - UPC : 780374525071 - In Stock

Gathers poems by the early twentieth-century avant garde poet, and offers a brief profile of the enigmatic writer

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The Inferno of Dante : A New Verse Translation, Bilingual Edition

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The Inferno of Dante : A New Verse Translation, Bilingual Edition

By : Dante; Professor Robert Pinsky; Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature John Freccero - UPC : 780374524524 - In Stock

A new translation of Dante's classic poem uses slant rhyme and near rhyme to preserve the original terza rima form without distorting the English meaning, providing a lively and faithful...

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Gilgamesh : A New Rendering in English Verse

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Gilgamesh : A New Rendering in English Verse

By : David Ferry - UPC : 780374523831 - In Stock

Provides a new translation of the ancient Babylonian epic poem about a powerful hero who searches for a way to escape death

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Omeros

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Omeros

By : Derek Walcott - UPC : 780374523503 - In Stock

A poem in five books, of circular narrative design, titled with the Greek name for Homer, which simultaneously charts two currents of history: the visible history charted in events --...

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Above the River : The Complete Poems

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Above the River : The Complete Poems

By : Professor James Wright; Donald Hall - UPC : 780374522827 - In Stock

Poems deal with love, travel, myth, friendship, the past, the seasons, mortality, and language

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Collected Poems, 1948-1984

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Collected Poems, 1948-1984

By : Derek Walcott - UPC : 780374520250 - In Stock

This retrospective collection includes most of the poems from each of the poet's previous books, as selected by the poet, and the complete text of "Another Life," a long narrative...

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The Heights of Macchu Picchu : A Bilingual Edition

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The Heights of Macchu Picchu : A Bilingual Edition

By : Pablo Neruda; Nathaniel Tarn - UPC : 780374506483 - In Stock

A translation of the poem that was inspired by the author's trip to Macchu Picchu.

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Beowulf : A New Verse Translation

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Beowulf : A New Verse Translation

By : Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780374111199 - In Stock

Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's...

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American Primitive

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American Primitive

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780316650045 - In Stock

Brief poems describe nature, mortality, a missing child, the lives of animals, and the beauty of the seasons

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The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson

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The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson

By : Emily Dickinson - UPC : 780316184144 - In Stock

This volume, containing all of Emily Dickinson's lyrics, presents biographical data about the poet and information about previous collections of her works

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Final Harvest : Poems

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Final Harvest : Poems

By : Emily Dickinson; Thomas H Johnson - UPC : 780316184151 - In Stock

A collection of poems by the 19th century writer which reveals the full scope and diversity of her works

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Sonnets from the Portuguese : A Celebration of Love

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Sonnets from the Portuguese : A Celebration of Love

By : Professor Elizabeth Barrett Browning - UPC : 780312745011 - In Stock

Forty-four poems examine the depth and complexities of married love and shares a wife's feelings for her husband

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The Tale of Kiêu : A bilingual edition of Nguyen Du`s Truyên Kiêu

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The Tale of Kiêu : A bilingual edition of Nguyen Du`s Truyên Kiêu

By : Huynh Sanh Thong - UPC : 780300040517 - In Stock

Since its publication in the early nineteenth century, this long narrative poem has stood unchallenged as the supreme masterpiece of Vietnamese literature. Thông's new and absorbingly readable translation (on pages...

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The Bedbug and Selected Poetry (Paperback)

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The Bedbug and Selected Poetry (Paperback)

By : Vladimir Mayakovsky; Patricia Blake; Vladimir Mayakovsky - UPC : 780253201898 - In Stock

Parallel titles found in cyrillic script within text.

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The Classic Hundred Poems (Paperback)

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The Classic Hundred Poems (Paperback)

By : Professor William Harmon - UPC : 780231112598 - In Stock

Gathers the most frequently anthologized English and American poems, including those by Keats, Shakespeare, Frost, Wordsworth, Dickinson, Shelley, Yeats, Tennyson, Emerson, and Browning

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Columbia Anthologies: The Top 500 Poems (Hardcover)

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Columbia Anthologies: The Top 500 Poems (Hardcover)

By : Professor William Harmon - UPC : 780231080286 - In Stock

Poems by Chaucer, Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Dickinson, Hughes, Plath, and others are accompanied by biographical sketches and commentary

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The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry

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The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry

By : Burton Watson - UPC : 780231056830 - In Stock

The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry presents translations of more than 420 poems by 96 poets drawn from the great ages of Chinese poetry. It includes selections from theBook of...

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

By : Professor of Italian and English Literature Robert M Durling; Professor of Italian and English Literature Robert M Durling; Associate Professor of Italian Ronald L Martinez - UPC : 780195087444 - In Stock

Translation of the classic Italian epic about Dante and Virgil's journey into the nine regions of hell

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The Well Wrought Urn : Studies in the Structure of Poetry

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The Well Wrought Urn : Studies in the Structure of Poetry

By : Cleanth Brooks - UPC : 780156957052 - In Stock

Critical analyses of ten English poems reveal changing styles from Donne to Yeats

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Professor T S Eliot - UPC : 780156806473 - In Stock

Chosen by Eliot himself, the poems in this volume represent the poet's most important work before Four Quartets. Included here is some of the most celebrated verse in modern literature-"The...

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A Poetry Handbook

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A Poetry Handbook

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780156724005 - In Stock

Offers advice on reading and writing poetry, and discusses imitation, sound, the line, poem forms, free verse, diction, imagery, revision, and workshops

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

By : Professor T S Eliot; Edward Gorey - UPC : 780156685689 - In Stock

A collection of T. S. Eliot's poems which concern cats including Mr. Mistoffelees, and Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

By : Professor T S Eliot; Nicholas Bentley - UPC : 780156685702 - In Stock

A collection of T. S. Eliot's poems which concern cats including Mr. Mistoffelees, and Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat

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Four Quartets

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Four Quartets

By : Professor T S Eliot - UPC : 780156332255 - In Stock

With its intricate structure and reverberative imagery, "Four Quartets" is the culminating achievement of T.S. Eliot's career. Its greatness is done full justice in this rendition by the Poet Laureate,...

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A Book of Luminous Things : An International Anthology of Poetry

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A Book of Luminous Things : An International Anthology of Poetry

By : Czeslaw Milosz - UPC : 780156005746 - In Stock

A collection of the world's greatest poetry from the past two thousand years brings together five hundred works by more than two hundred poets, along with commentary by the editor

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Carl Sandburg - UPC : 780156003964 - In Stock

A collection of 166 previously unpublished and uncollected poems on such topics as Chicago, Lincoln, African-Americans, love, and protest

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View with a Grain of Sand : Selected Poems

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View with a Grain of Sand : Selected Poems

By : Wislawa Szymborska - UPC : 780156002165 - In Stock

A collection by the Nobel Prize winner reflects on the wonders of life in poems featuring a sister's postcard, the discovery of a new star, the ruins of Greece, and...

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Illustrated Edition

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Illustrated Edition

By : Professor T S Eliot; Edward Gorey - UPC : 780151686568 - In Stock

A collection of T. S. Eliot's poems which concern cats including Mr. Mistoffelees, and Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat

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Fear of Dreaming

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Fear of Dreaming

By : Jim Carroll - UPC : 780140586954 - In Stock

Carroll, a diarist and rock performer, is best known for his coming-of-age memoir The Basketball Diaries, which became an instant classic when it was first published in 1978 and then...

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Poems, Protest, and a Dream

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Poems, Protest, and a Dream

By : Juana Ines de La Cruz; Prof Margaret Sayers Peden; Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture Ilan Stavans - UPC : 780140447033 - In Stock

"This en face annotated edition of selected writings of the Mexican poet includes the Respuesta to the Bishop of Puebla (1691) and a broad selection of her poetry and dramatic...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Charles-Pierre Baudelaire; Carol Clark; Carol Clark - UPC : 780140446241 - Limited Stock

'I have sought forgetful sleep in love; but love is nothing but a mattress of needles'The poems of Charles Baudelaire are filled with explicit and unsettling imagery, depicting with intensity...

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The Iliad

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The Iliad

By : Homer; Professor Robert Fagles; Professor Bernard Knox - UPC : 780140445923 - In Stock

The centuries-old epic about the wrath of Achilles is rendered into modern English verse by a renowned translator

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The Earliest English Poems

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The Earliest English Poems

By : Various; Michael Alexander - UPC : 780140445947 - Few Stock

Anglo-Saxon poetry was produced between 700 and 1000 AD for an audience that delighted in technical accomplishment, and the durable works of Old English verse spring from the source of...

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The Song of Roland

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The Song of Roland

By : Anonymous; Glyn S Burgess - UPC : 780140445329 - In Stock

Presents the epic poem which records a battle between Charlemagne's army and the Saracens of Spain in 778, and focuses on Charlemagne's nephew, who leads his men in battle.

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On Love and Barley

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On Love and Barley

By : Matsuo Basho; Lucien Stryk; Lucien Stryk - UPC : 780140444599 - In Stock

Basho, one of the greatest of Japanese poets and the master of haiku, was also a Buddhist monk and a life-long traveller. His poems combine 'karumi', or lightness of touch,...

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The Conference of the Birds

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The Conference of the Birds

By : Farid Ud Attar; Afkham Darbandi; Dick Davis - UPC : 780140444346 - In Stock

An allegorical poem about the search of the world's birds for the perfect king illustrates the mystical beliefs of sufism

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Distinguished Professor of Italian Mark Musa; Distinguished Professor of Italian Mark Musa - UPC : 780140444421 - In Stock

Detailed notes accompany a modern English translation of Dante's epic poem about a spiritual pilgrim led by the ghost of Virgil through the circles of hell

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Distinguished Professor of Italian Mark Musa; Distinguished Professor of Italian Mark Musa - UPC : 780140444438 - In Stock

This splendid verse translation by Allen Mandelbaum provides an entirely fresh experience of Dante's great poem of penance and hope. As Dante ascends the Mount of Purgatory toward the Earthly...

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The Poem of the Cid

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The Poem of the Cid

By : Anonymous; Rita Hamilton; Janet Perry - UPC : 780140444469 - In Stock

The medieval epic poem is presented in parallel Spanish and English text with English introduction and notes

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Parzival

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Parzival

By : Wolfram Von Eschenbach; A T Hatto; A T Hatto - UPC : 780140443615 - In Stock

Composed in the early thirteenth century, Wolfram von Eschenbach's Parzival is the re-creation and completion of the story left unfinished by its initiator Chrétien de Troyes. It follows Parzival from...

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Orlando Furioso

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Orlando Furioso

By : Ludovico Ariosto; Barbara Reynolds - UPC : 780140443110 - In Stock

One of the greatest epic poems of the Italian Renaissance, Orlando Furioso is an intricate tale of love and enchantment set at the time of the Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne's...

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Hesiod and Theognis

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Hesiod and Theognis

By : Hesiod; Theognis; Professor Dorothea Wender - UPC : 780140442830 - In Stock

Together these two poets-Hesiod, the epic poet, and Theognis, the elegist-offer a superb introduction to the life and thought of ancient Greece. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been...

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The Romance of Tristan

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The Romance of Tristan

By : Beroul; Alan S Fedrick; Alan S Fedrick - UPC : 780140442304 - In Stock

This edition contains perhaps the earliest and most elemental version of the tragic legend of Tristan and Yseult in a distinguished prose translation. Alan S. Fredrick summarizes missing episodes and...

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Troilus and Criseyde

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Troilus and Criseyde

By : Geoffrey Chaucer; Nevill Coghill - UPC : 780140442397 - In Stock

Chaucer's longest complete poem is the supreme evocation of doomed courtly love in medieval English literature. Set during the tenth year of the siege of Troy, the poem relates how...

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The Epic of Gilgamesh

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The Epic of Gilgamesh

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The poems about the great King of Uruk are prefaced by notes on their historical and literary background

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Dorothy L Sayers; Dorothy L Sayers - UPC : 780140441055 - In Stock

A verse translation, with critical commentaries, of the thirty-three cantos of Dante's allegorical poem

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

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A modern translation of the Old English epic depicting Beowulf's struggles to defeat a monster

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The Song of Roland

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The Song of Roland

By : Anonymous; Dorothy L Sayers - UPC : 780140440751 - In Stock

Presents the classical epic, glorifying the heroism of Charlemagne in the 778 battle between the Franks and the Moors. Bibliogs

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Dorothy L Sayers; Dorothy L Sayers - UPC : 780140440461 - In Stock

The second volume of Dante's Divine Comedy Beginning with Dante's liberation from Hell, Purgatory relates his ascent, accompanied by Virgil, of the Mount of Purgatory - a mountain of nine...

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Dorothy L Sayers; Dorothy L Sayers - UPC : 780140440065 - In Stock

A verse translation, with critical commentaries, of the thirty-three cantos of Dante's allegorical poem

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Selected Poems of Thomas Hardy

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Selected Poems of Thomas Hardy

By : Thomas Hardy; Robert Mezey - UPC : 780140436990 - In Stock

Selected from thirty years of his poetry, this annotated collection of verse explores the various forms Hardy found interesting, as well the philosophical scope of his work, and includes moving...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Robert Louis Stevenson; Professor Angus Calder - UPC : 780140435481 - Limited Stock

The author of Treasure Island and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde reveals his more sensitive, vulnerable face in this collection of verse that ranges widely in style, from folk lyrics...

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Aurora Leigh and Other Poems

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Aurora Leigh and Other Poems

By : Professor Elizabeth Barrett Browning; John Robert Glorney Bolton; Julia Bolton Holloway - UPC : 780140434125 - In Stock

Presents the author's epic poem "Auora Leigh," along with selections of other poems.

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The Prelude

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The Prelude

By : William Wordsworth; Jonathan Wordsworth - UPC : 780140433692 - In Stock

First published in July 1850, shortly after Wordsworth's death, The Prelude was the culmination of over fifty years of creative work. The great Romantic poem of human consciousness, it takes...

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The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia

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The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia

By : Sir Philip Sidney; Maurice Evans - UPC : 780140431117 - Limited Stock

Basilus, a foolish old duke, consults an oracle as he imperiously wishes to know the future, but he is less than pleased with what he learns. To escape the oracle's...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Robert Burns; Carol McGuirk; Carol McGuirk - UPC : 780140423822 - In Stock

This selection gives equal weight to the two aspects of Robert Burns's reputation, as a lyricist and as a much-loved Scottish poet. Placing works in probable order of composition, it...

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The Complete Poems

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The Complete Poems

By : Ben Jonson - UPC : 780140422771 - In Stock

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The Penguin Book of Renaissance Verse

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The Penguin Book of Renaissance Verse

By : Various; Emeritus Merton Professor of English Literature David Norbrook; Senior Lecturer Department of English H R Woudhuysen - UPC : 780140423464 - Few Stock

The era between the accession of Henry VIII and the crisis of the English republic in 1659 formed one of the most fertile epochs in world literature. This anthology offers...

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English Romantic Verse

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English Romantic Verse

By : Various; David Wright - UPC : 780140421026 - In Stock

First published in 1968 under title: The Penguin book of English romantic verse.

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

By : Walt Whitman; Malcolm Cowley; Malcolm Cowley - UPC : 780140421996 - In Stock

The edition of Whitman's poems as they were first published is accompanied by an in-depth introduction

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The Faerie Queene

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The Faerie Queene

By : Professor Edmund Spenser; Thomas P Roche; C Patrick O'Donnell - UPC : 780140422078 - In Stock

'Great Lady of the greatest Isle, whose lightLike Phoebus lampe throughout the world doth shine' The Faerie Queene was one of the most influential poems in the English language. Dedicating...

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The Complete English Poems

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The Complete English Poems

By : John Donne; A J Smith - UPC : 780140422092 - In Stock

Gathers all of the songs, sonnets, elegies, epigrams, and verse letters by the sevententh century British poet, and provides detailed background information on the poems

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The Complete Poems

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The Complete Poems

By : John Keats; John Barnard - UPC : 780140422108 - In Stock

Complete poems of John Keats including a dictionary of classical names and extensive notes

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The Complete Poems

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The Complete Poems

By : William Blake; Alicia Ostriker - UPC : 780140422153 - In Stock

One of the great Enlgish Romantic poets, William Blake was also an artist, mystic, and visionary. His work ranges from the deceptively simple and lyrical Songs of Innocence and their...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; Powell M Cabot Professor of American Literature Lawrence Buell - UPC : 780140390643 - In Stock

Gather Evangeline, The Courtship of Miles Standish, selections from The Song of Hiawatha, and other lyric and narrative poems

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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

By : Homer ; Homer - UPC : 780140268867 - In Stock

A new translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Edwin Arlington Robinson; Robert Faggen; Joseph Brodsky - UPC : 780140189889 - Few Stock

Edwin Arlington Robinson's finely crafted, formal rhythms lay bare the loneliness and despair of life in genteel small towns, the tyranny of love, and unspoken, unnoticed suffering. An Introduction sheds...

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Complete Poems

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Complete Poems

By : Marianne Moore - UPC : 780140188516 - In Stock

Poems covering a wide range of topics, from images of animals to meditations on human nature, are accompanied by the author's notes revealing the inspiration for many of the poems

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Marina Tsvetaeva - UPC : 780140187595 - In Stock

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Complete Poems

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Complete Poems

By : INGRAM - UPC : 780140186574 - In Stock

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : INGRAM - UPC : 780140184747 - In Stock

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The Essential Rumi - Reissue (Hardcover)

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The Essential Rumi - Reissue (Hardcover)

By : Coleman Barks - UPC : 780062509581 - In Stock

A collection of poetry by the thirteenth century Sufi saint cover topics ranging from emptiness and silence to elegance and majesty

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The Essential Rumi - Reissue

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The Essential Rumi - Reissue

By : Coleman Barks - UPC : 780062509598 - In Stock

A collection of poetry by the thirteenth century Sufi saint cover topics ranging from emptiness and silence to elegance and majesty

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The Darkness Around Us Is Deep (Paperback)

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The Darkness Around Us Is Deep (Paperback)

By : William Stafford - UPC : 780060969165 - In Stock

Poems deal with parents, Western landscapes, Native Americans, peace, childhood, nature, and the past

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The Lives of the Heart (Paperback)

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The Lives of the Heart (Paperback)

By : Jane Hirshfield - UPC : 780060951696 - In Stock

A collection of poems dealing with the heart, longing, desire, and loss

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Ariel : Poems

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Ariel : Poems

By : Sylvia Plath - UPC : 780060931728 - In Stock

An acclaimed anthology of vivid and emotionally shattering poems, written during the last months of Plath's short life, is accompanied by a brief author profile and an incisive foreword by...

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Women in Praise of the Sacred

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Women in Praise of the Sacred

By : Jane Hirshfield - UPC : 780060925765 - In Stock

This beautiful collection of poems, prayers and songs is by women throughout history, from a wide variety of religious traditions. Biographies and insightful commentary by Hirshfield accompany the poems and...

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Into the Garden: A Wedding Anthology : Poetry and Prose on Love and Marriage

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Into the Garden: A Wedding Anthology : Poetry and Prose on Love and Marriage

By : Robert Hass; Stephen Mitchell - UPC : 780060924690 - Few Stock

For brides and grooms who want to give their weddings new depth and meaning, two acclaimed poet-translators have gathered a stunning collection of poems and prose that will add a...

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Run with the Hunted : Charles Bukowski Reader, a

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Run with the Hunted : Charles Bukowski Reader, a

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780060924584 - In Stock

The best of Bukowski's novels, stories, and poems, this collection reads like an autobiography, relating the extraordinary story of his life and offering a sometimes harrowing, invariably exhilarating reading experience--a...

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The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart (Paperback)

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The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart (Paperback)

By : Robert Bly - UPC : 780060924201 - In Stock

Three central leaders of the men's movement present a rich and insightful collection of poems that will appeal to both men and women--more than 300 powerful and profound works from...

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Enlightened Heart, T

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Enlightened Heart, T

By : Reader in Classics Stephen Mitchell - UPC : 780060920531 - In Stock

Printed in two colors throughout, this superb collection of poetry chosen from the world's religious and literary traditions is the perfect companion to Mitchell's bestselling Tao Te Ching.

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The Country Between Us

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The Country Between Us

By : Carolyn Forche - UPC : 780060909260 - In Stock

Poems include portraits of life in El Salvador, a veteran of the Vietnam War, and a childhood friend

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Collected Sonnets

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Collected Sonnets

By : Edna St Vincent Millay - UPC : 780060910914 - In Stock

Briefly describes Millay's use of the sonnet and gathers her poems about beauty, grief, fairy tales, faithfulness, dreams, love, and women's rights

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Crossing the Water

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Crossing the Water

By : Sylvia Plath - UPC : 780060907891 - In Stock

Fifty-six intense invocations of life reflect the poet's powerful command of her art

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The Selected Poems of t'Ao Ch'ien (Paperback)

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The Selected Poems of t'Ao Ch'ien (Paperback)

By : Tao Chien; David Hinton - UPC : 781556590566 - In Stock

T'ao Ch'ien, (365 - 427, C.E.), one of the most revered poets in classical Chinese literature, is presented in a lucid translation with an introduction. "David Hinton is one of...

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What We Carry

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What We Carry

By : Dorianne Laux - UPC : 781880238073 - In Stock

Dorianne Laux's poetry is a poetry of risk; it goes to the very edge of extinction to find the hard facts that need to be sung. What We Carry includes...

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Robert Frost: Collected Poems, Prose, & Plays (LOA #81)

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Robert Frost: Collected Poems, Prose, & Plays (LOA #81)

By : Robert Frost; Professor of English Richard Poirier; Mark Richardson - UPC : 781883011062 - In Stock

A scholarly, annotated, and uniquely comprehensive edition gathers all of Frost's major poetry, a selection of previously unanthologized poems, and the most extensive offering of his prose writings ever published,...

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Birthday Letters : Poems

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Birthday Letters : Poems

By : Ted Hughes - UPC : 780374525811 - In Stock

A collection of poems addressed to Hughes' late wife, poetess Sylvia Plath, dealing with the psychological breakdown that led to some of her greatest poems and her untimely death

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Tales from Ovid : 24 Passages from the Metamorphoses

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Tales from Ovid : 24 Passages from the Metamorphoses

By : Ted Hughes - UPC : 780374525873 - In Stock

The "Metamorphoses" of Ovid stands with the great works of Homer, Virgil, Dante, and Milton as a classic of world poetry. Ted Hughes, one of the most admired and widely...

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Zen Poems

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Zen Poems

By : Peter Harris - UPC : 780375405525 - In Stock

A collection of translations of classical works by the Zen poets of China, Japan, and Korea captures the contemplative nature of Zen philosophy, its direct expression of intuitive insights, and...

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Women Poets of the Renaissance

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Women Poets of the Renaissance

By : Peter Harris - UPC : 780415923507 - Few Stock

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What the Living Do : Poems

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What the Living Do : Poems

By : Marie Howe - UPC : 780393318869 - In Stock

"A deeply beautiful book, with the fierce galloping pace of a great novel." Liz Rosenberg Boston Globe"

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Without : Poems

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Without : Poems

By : Donald Hall - UPC : 780395957653 - In Stock

A collection of poems elegizing the author's late wife examines her suffering and death, the doctors and nurses who tried to help her, and the friends and relatives that grieved...

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The Complete Poems : Anne Sexton

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The Complete Poems : Anne Sexton

By : Anne Sexton; Maxine Kumin - UPC : 780395957769 - In Stock

From the joy and anguish of her own experience, Sexton fashioned poems that told truths about the inner lives of men and women. This book comprises her ten volumes of...

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Dover Thrift Editions: The Odyssey (Paperback)

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Dover Thrift Editions: The Odyssey (Paperback)

By : Homer - UPC : 780486406541 - In Stock

This excellent prose translation of Homer's epic poem of the 9th century B.C. recounts one of the most glorious tales of Western literature, a treasury of Greek folklore, and a...

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ACQUIESCENT VILLA

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ACQUIESCENT VILLA

By : Paula Closson Buck - UPC : 780807123041 - In Stock

ACQUIESCENT VILLA

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Questions About Angels

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Questions About Angels

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780822956983 - In Stock

This collection of poems deals with such themes as a history teacher who lies about the past in order to protect his children, and a wolf who reads fairy tales...

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The Way It Is : New and Selected Poems

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The Way It Is : New and Selected Poems

By : William Stafford - UPC : 781555972844 - In Stock

The former Poet Laureate of Oregon delivers a definitive collection of poems that reveal his affinity for Native Americans, concern about the dangers of technology, and the love of nature.

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The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry

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The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry

By : Alan Kaufman - UPC : 781560252276 - In Stock

The outlandish and often controversial verses of bohemians, beatniks, hippies, punks, slackers, and other malcontents is collected in this primer of the dispossessed

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A Timbered Choir (Paperback)

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A Timbered Choir (Paperback)

By : Wendell Berry - UPC : 781582430065 - In Stock

A collection of poems written outdoors on Sunday mornings over a span of more than two decades explores the beauty and spirituality of the natural world

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The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova (Paperback)

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The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova (Paperback)

By : Anna Andreevna Akhmatova; Judith Hemschemeyer; Roberta Reeder - UPC : 780939010271 - In Stock

The definitve collection of Anna Akhmatova in English translation.

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The Sonnets

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The Sonnets

By : Ted Berrigan; Alice Notley - UPC : 780140589276 - In Stock

In addition to his book, "The Sonnets," this annotated edition includes seven of Berrigan's previously uncollected poems focusing on friendship and love triangles.

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The Gift

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The Gift

By : Hafiz; Daniel Ladinsky - UPC : 780140195811 - In Stock

Celebrates one of Islam's greatest poetic voices and renowned spiritual leaders with a collection of 250 mystical healing poems

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Opened Ground : Selected Poems, 1966-1996

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Opened Ground : Selected Poems, 1966-1996

By : Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780374526788 - In Stock

The Nobel laureate's definitive selection of his poems captures the unique qualities of down-to-earth and concrete imagery, lilting rhythms, and artistic eloquence of one of the century's leading poets

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Autobiography of Red

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Autobiography of Red

By : Anne Carson - UPC : 780375701290 - In Stock

The award-winning poet reinvents a genre in a stunning work that is both a novel and a poem, both an unconventional re-creation of an ancient Greek myth and a wholly...

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The Sonnets and a Lover's Complaint

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The Sonnets and a Lover's Complaint

By : William Shakespeare; John Kerrigan; John Kerrigan - UPC : 780140436846 - In Stock

Shakespeare's poetic meditations on love Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?' The language of Shakespeare's sonnets has become inseparable from the language of love in English; but the...

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The Lais of Marie de France

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The Lais of Marie de France

By : Marie de France; Glyn S Burgess; Glyn S Burgess - UPC : 780140447590 - In Stock

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The Oxford Book of English Verse

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The Oxford Book of English Verse

By : Ricks, Christopher B. - UPC : 780192141828 - In Stock

Celebrates English poetry's forms, lyrics, satires, hymns, odes, sonnets, elegies, ballads, and free verse in a collection of 820 poems by such authors as Marlowe, Shakespeare, Jonson, Webster, Burns, Yeats,...

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Leaves of Grass and Other Writings

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Leaves of Grass and Other Writings

By : Walt Whitman; Michael Moon - UPC : 780393974966 - In Stock

This revised Norton Critical Edition contains the most complete and authoritative collection of Whitman's work available in a paperback student edition. The text of Leaves of Grass is again that...

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Yeats's Poetry, Drama, and Prose

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Yeats's Poetry, Drama, and Prose

By : William Butler Yeats; Assistant Professor of English James Pethica - UPC : 780393974973 - Limited Stock

This brand new collection, impeccably edited by James Pethica, presents a comprehensive selection of Yeats's major contributions in poetry, drama, prose fiction, autobiography, and criticism.

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The Illiad

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The Illiad

By : Homer - UPC : 780486408835 - In Stock

Recounts the triumphs and defeats of the Greek and Trojan heroes during the Trojan War and the destruction of Troy by combined Greek armies.

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The Rose That Grew From Concrete

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The Rose That Grew From Concrete

By : Tupac Shakur - UPC : 780671028442 - In Stock

This collection of more than 100 poems that honestly and artfully confront topics ranging from poverty and motherhood to Van Gogh and Mandela is presented in Tupac Shakur's own handwriting...

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Words for Music Perhaps and Other Poems : Noblewomen and the Control of Property in Russia, 1700-1861

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Words for Music Perhaps and Other Poems : Noblewomen and the Control of Property in Russia, 1700-1861

By : Cornell University Press - UPC : 780801437243 - In Stock

This edition records every draft, from Yeats's first notion to the published version, a majority both in facsimile (in Yeats's fiercely illegible hand) and in faithful transcription on facing pages.

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The Romaunt of the Rose

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The Romaunt of the Rose

By : Geoffrey Chaucer - UPC : 780806131474 - In Stock

The Romaunt of the Rose...

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What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire

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What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 781574231052 - In Stock

This second posthumous collection from Charles Bukowski takes readers deep into the raw, wild vein of writing that extends from the early 70s to the 1990s.

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Selected Poems of Wendell Berry

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Selected Poems of Wendell Berry

By : Wendell Berry - UPC : 781582430379 - In Stock

The Selected Poems of Wendell Berry gathers one hundred poems written between 1957 and 1996. Chosen by the author, these pieces have been selected from each of nine previously published...

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The Iliad and The Odyssey

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The Iliad and The Odyssey

By : Homer - UPC : 780147712554 - In Stock

This beautiful gift set of Robert Fagles' award-winning translations of Homer brings the energy of contemporary language to these enduring heroic epics.

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Christmas Poems

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Christmas Poems

By : Professor John Hollander; J D McClatchy - UPC : 780375407895 - In Stock

An enchanting and witty compendium of Yuletide poetry includes the lyrics to familiar carols, Moore's "A Visit from St. Nicholas," and other great works by Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, Rudyard...

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Americans' Favorite Poems: The Favorite Poem Project Anthology

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Americans' Favorite Poems: The Favorite Poem Project Anthology

By : Favorite Poem Project (U S ); Maggie Dietz; Professor Robert Pinsky - UPC : 780393048209 - Few Stock

A collection of favorite poems sent in by thousands of Americans, with selections ranging from Shakespeare to Allen Ginsberg, includes comments from readers on how the poems affect them

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Love Poems

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Love Poems

By : Anne Sexton; Diane Wood Middlebrook - UPC : 780395957776 - In Stock

Twenty-five poems celebrating the sensual frontiers of Sexton's time.

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Older Love

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Older Love

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American Poetry: The Twentieth Century Vol. 1 (LOA #115)

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American Poetry: The Twentieth Century Vol. 1 (LOA #115)

By : Robert Hass; Professor John Hollander; Carolyn Kizer - UPC : 781883011772 - In Stock

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens.

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Phenomenal Woman

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Phenomenal Woman

By : Maya Angelou - UPC : 780375504068 - Limited Stock

One of Angelou's most inspiring poems, now illustrated with full-color paintings by Paul Gauguin. Full color.

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Plainwater

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Plainwater

By : Anne Carson - UPC : 780375708428 - In Stock

A provocative anthology of poetry and prose by the Canadian intellectual includes selections from "Mimnermos: The Brainsex Paintings," "Short Talks," "Canicula di Anna," "The Life of Towns," and "The Anthropology...

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The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde (Paperback)

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The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde (Paperback)

By : Professor Audre Lorde - UPC : 780393319729 - In Stock

Every poem ever published by the late poet, who is noted for the passion and vision of her poems about being AfricanAmerican, a lesbian, a mother, and a daughter, is...

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Seven Ages : An Anthology of Poetry with Music

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Seven Ages : An Anthology of Poetry with Music

By : Naxos Audiobooks - UPC : 789626341896 - Few Stock

This program contains over 100 poems.

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On Wings of Song

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On Wings of Song

By : J D McClatchy - UPC : 780375407499 - In Stock

From Emily Dickinson's reflections on the jay to Seamus Heaney's celebration of the turkey, a collection of avian poems pays tribute to the amazing world of birds in works by...

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All of Us

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All of Us

By : Raymond Carver - UPC : 780375703805 - In Stock

A comprehensive anthology of more than three hundred poems, organized chronologically in order of their publication, features works from "Fires," "Where the Water Comes Together With Other Water," and "A...

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The Business of Fancydancing (Paperback)

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The Business of Fancydancing (Paperback)

By : Sherman Alexie - UPC : 780914610007 - In Stock

Poetry. Fiction. Published in 1992, well before Sherman Alexie became well-known as the screenwriter for the film SMOKE SIGNALS, THE BUSINESS OF FANCYDANCING has now been turned into a film...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Jorge Luis Borges; Alexander Coleman - UPC : 780140587210 - In Stock

A bilingual collection of more than two hundred of the best poems written by a giant of modern literature, the largest English selection every published, includes many poems never before...

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Some Ether : Poems

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Some Ether : Poems

By : Professor of Creative Writing Nick Flynn - UPC : 781555973032 - In Stock

Winner of a "Discovery"/The Nation AwardWinner of the 1999 PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for PoetrySome Ether is one of the more remarkable debut collections of poetry to appear in America in...

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The Collected Songs of Cold Mountain (Paperback)

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The Collected Songs of Cold Mountain (Paperback)

By : Cold Mountain (Han Shan) - UPC : 781556591402 - In Stock

The authoritative, bilingual edition of Cold Mountain's revered Zen-Taoist poetry by the acclaimed translator of Lao-tzu's Taoteching. An essential volume.

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Alba: La Odisea (Paperback)

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Alba: La Odisea (Paperback)

By : Homero; Homer - UPC : 781583487754 - In Stock

La odisea (The Odyssey)

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Selected Poems of Anne Sexton

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Selected Poems of Anne Sexton

By : Linda Gray Sexton; Anne Sexton - UPC : 046442057042 - In Stock

This selection, which is drawn from Anne Sexton's ten published volumes of poems as well as from representative early and last work, is an ideal introduction to a great American...

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The Essential Rilke (Paperback)

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The Essential Rilke (Paperback)

By : Galway Kinnell; Hannah Liebmann - UPC : 780060956547 - In Stock

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The Poems of Herman Melville

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The Poems of Herman Melville

By : Galway Kinnell; Hannah Liebmann - UPC : 780873386609 - Limited Stock

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Etcetera : The Unpublished Poems of e. e. cummings

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Etcetera : The Unpublished Poems of e. e. cummings

By : E E Cummings; George James Firmage; Richard S Kennedy - UPC : 780871401762 - Few Stock

A new volume in the Liveright series of Cummings reissues, offset from the authoritative Complete Poems 1904-1962.

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An Exaltation of Forms : Contemporary Poets Celebrate the Diversity of Their Art

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An Exaltation of Forms : Contemporary Poets Celebrate the Diversity of Their Art

By : Annie Ridley Crane Finch; Kathrine Lorne Varnes - UPC : 780472067251 - In Stock

Fifty poets examine the architecture of poems--from the haiku to rap music--and trace their history

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Rime of the Ancient Mariner: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (Paperback)

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Rime of the Ancient Mariner: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (Paperback)

By : Samuel Taylor Coleridge; University Paul H Fry - UPC : 780312112233 - In Stock

This edition of Coleridge's classic Romantic poem reprints the 1798 and 1817 texts along with critical essays, newly commissioned or revised for students, that read "The Rime of the Ancient...

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

By : Seamus Heaney; Seamus Heaney - UPC : 781565114272 - In Stock

Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's...

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Middle Ages: The Romance of the Rose, or Guillaume de Dole (Paperback)

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Middle Ages: The Romance of the Rose, or Guillaume de Dole (Paperback)

By : Jean Renart; Patricia Terry; Nancy Vine Durling - UPC : 780812213881 - In Stock

The author of at least two noteworthy romances of the early thirteenth century, Le Roman de la Rose or Guillaume de Dole and L'Escoufle (The Kite), as well as Le...

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Aeneid: Books 7-12. Appendix Vergiliana

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Aeneid: Books 7-12. Appendix Vergiliana

By : Virgil; Vergil; H R Fairclough - UPC : 780674995864 - In Stock

Virgil (70 19 BCE) was a poet of immense virtuosity and influence. His "Eclogues" deal with bucolic life and love, his "Georgics" with tillage, trees, cattle, and bees. His "Aeneid"...

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My Own True Name : New and Selected Poems for Young Adults

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My Own True Name : New and Selected Poems for Young Adults

By : Pat Mora; Anthony Accardo - UPC : 781558852921 - In Stock

Collects over sixty poems, some with Spanish translations, including "The Young Sor Juana," "Graduation Morning," "Border Town 1938," "Legal Alien," "Abuelita Magic," and "In the Blood."

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Poems New and Collected

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Poems New and Collected

By : Wislawa Szymborska - UPC : 780156011464 - In Stock

Provides one hundred poems including the author's "View with a Grain of Sand," and sixty-four newly-translated selections.

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Domestic Work : Poems

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Domestic Work : Poems

By : Natasha Trethewey - UPC : 781555973094 - Limited Stock

Mississippi native Natasha Trethewey, author of "Bellocq's Ophelia" and "Domestic Work," has been awarded the Grolier Poetry Prize and a Pushcart Prize. Her work was also included in "The Best...

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Poetry Like Bread, New Expanded Edition : Poets of the Political Imagination from Curbstone Press

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Poetry Like Bread, New Expanded Edition : Poets of the Political Imagination from Curbstone Press

By : Martin Espada - UPC : 781880684740 - Limited Stock

Poetry Like Bread contains poems by nearly forty poets published by the Curbstone Press during the last twenty years. These poets are probably unlike any you have studied. Their engagement...

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Charles Bukowski Uncensored CD : From the Run with the Hunted Session

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Charles Bukowski Uncensored CD : From the Run with the Hunted Session

By : Charles Bukowski; Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780694524228 - In Stock

Presents a excerpts from autobiographical novels, stories, poems, and personal conversations.

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Grapefruit : A Book of Instructions and Drawings by Yoko Ono

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Grapefruit : A Book of Instructions and Drawings by Yoko Ono

By : Yoko Ono; John Lennon - UPC : 780743201100 - In Stock

Originally published in 1970, "Grapefruit" remains one of the icons of a generation, with a mixture of poetic verse, drawings, mock questionnaires, and more. Line drawings.

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Song of Myself

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Song of Myself

By : Walt Whitman - UPC : 780486414102 - In Stock

It was with this inspired, oceanic medley, "Song of Myself" (which in the first editions of "Leaves of Grass" was still nameless), that Walt Whitman first made himself known to...

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The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson

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The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson

By : Emily Dickinson; Billy Collins - UPC : 780679783350 - In Stock

The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

By : Walt Whitman; John Ashberry - UPC : 780679783428 - In Stock

Presents Whitman's classic poem celebrating himself and the American experience.

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The Haiku Anthology (Paperback)

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The Haiku Anthology (Paperback)

By : Cor Van Den Heuvel - UPC : 780393321180 - In Stock

North American poets express their thoughts on a variety of themes through the Japanese art form of haiku, in a completely revised and updated edition of a poetry book first...

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Robert Parke-Harrison : The Architects Brother

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Robert Parke-Harrison : The Architects Brother

By : Robert Parke-Harrison - UPC : 780944092842 - Few Stock

Robert Parke-Harrison: The Architects Brother

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Norton Critical Editions: The Waste Land (Paperback)

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Norton Critical Editions: The Waste Land (Paperback)

By : Professor T S Eliot; Michael North - UPC : 780393974997 - In Stock

For ease of reading, this Norton Critical Edition presents The Waste Land as it first appeared in the American edition (Boni & Liveright), with Eliot s notes at the end....

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - Facing Page Translation

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - Facing Page Translation

By : James Winny - UPC : 780921149927 - In Stock

"This is the best translation of Sir Gawain " -- Gordon Teskey, Cornell University

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IMPLACABLE ART

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IMPLACABLE ART

By : Anna Mendelssohn - UPC : 781876857004 - In Stock

Books : IMPLACABLE ART

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One Stick Song

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One Stick Song

By : Sherman Alexie - UPC : 781882413768 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poetry and prose reflecting on contemporary Native American life.

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

By : Walt Whitman - UPC : 780679600763 - In Stock

Presents Whitman's classic collection celebrating himself and the American experience

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Transformations

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Transformations

By : Anne Sexton - UPC : 046442083430 - In Stock

These poem-stories are a strange retelling of seventeen Grimms fairy tales, including "Snow White," "Rumpelstiltskin," "Rapunzel," "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," "The Frog Prince," and "Red Riding Hood." Astonishingly, they are...

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Beowulf : A New Verse Translation

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Beowulf : A New Verse Translation

By : Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780393320978 - In Stock

Presents a new translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic chronicling the heroic adventures of Beowulf, the Scandinavian warrior who saves his people from the ravages of the monster Grendel and Grendel's...

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Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats

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Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats

By : John Keats; Edward Hirsch - UPC : 780375756696 - In Stock

Collects the poetry and correspondence of the English poet.

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Complete Writings

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Complete Writings

By : Phillis Wheatley; Vincent Carretta - UPC : 780140424300 - In Stock

A collection of writings by the eighteenth-century slave and author includes her letters, poetry, short fiction, and essays, along with poetry by such contemporary African American poets as Lucy Terry,...

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The 100 Best Poems of All Time

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The 100 Best Poems of All Time

By : Leslie Pockell - UPC : 780446676816 - In Stock

An anthology of poetry from around the world includes works by Homer, Dante, Shakespeare, Keats, Poe, both Brownings, Dickinson, Eliot, Neruda, Plath, and Angelou, as well as poems and songs...

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The Poetry of Our World (Paperback)

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The Poetry of Our World (Paperback)

By : Ed J Paine - UPC : 780060951931 - In Stock

A comprehensive international anthology of poems features Nobel Prize-winners Seamus Heaney and Pablo Neruda, along with such immensely gifted poets as the Ugandan Okot p'Bitek and the Japanese Shuntaro Tanikawa,...

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The Penguin Book of the Sonnet

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The Penguin Book of the Sonnet

By : Various; Phillis Levin - UPC : 780140589290 - In Stock

Features more than six hundred sonnets from notable poets representing the Elizabethan, Romantic, and Victoria eras, as well as writers from the Harlem Renaissance and contemporary authors.

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Poems and Ballads and Atalanta in Calydon

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Poems and Ballads and Atalanta in Calydon

By : Algernon Charles Swinburne; Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature Kenneth Haynes - UPC : 780140422504 - In Stock

Celebrating the pleasure and pain of sensual love in all its aspects, this collection of poetry and ballads by the Pre-Raphaelite poet is accompanied by his verse drama, "Atalanta in...

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Poems by Robert Frost

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Poems by Robert Frost

By : Robert Frost; Henry Clay Folger Professor of English William H Pritchard; Peter Davison - UPC : 780451527875 - In Stock

Presents the original versions of two volumes of early Frost poems that include such memorable works as "Mending Wall" and "Home Burial."

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The Body Electric (Paperback)

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The Body Electric (Paperback)

By : Stephen Berg; David Bonanno; Arthur Vogelsang - UPC : 780393321708 - In Stock

An anthology represents twenty-five years of selections of The American Poetry Review and encompasses the poems of Robert Bly, Sylvia Plath, Lucille Clifton, and Allen Ginsberg.

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

By : Federico Garcia Lorca; Christopher Maurer; Christopher Maurer - UPC : 780374526917 - In Stock

Spain's greatest twentieth-century poet and most influencial modernist speaks to a new generation of readers in this revised edition of his complete poetical works. Reprint.

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Centennial Edition: The Complete Poems of Hart Crane (Paperback)

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Centennial Edition: The Complete Poems of Hart Crane (Paperback)

By : Hart Crane; Marc Simon; Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom - UPC : 780871401786 - In Stock

"Crane's poetry has been a touchstone for me, and remains central to a fully imaginative understanding of American literature."--Harold Bloom

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Ten Poems to Change Your Life

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Ten Poems to Change Your Life

By : Roger Housden - UPC : 780609609019 - In Stock

Draws on the words of wisdom from ten distinguished poets to explore such themes as the wisdom of dreams, the awakening of wonder, the longing for love, and the courage...

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A New Selected Poems

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A New Selected Poems

By : Galway Kinnell - UPC : 780618154456 - In Stock

The Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author selects poetry from his eight collections spanning 1960 to 1994 for inclusion in this sweeping survey of his work. Reprint.

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Discovery of Poetry : A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

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Discovery of Poetry : A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

By : Frances Mayes - UPC : 780156007627 - In Stock

The author of Under the Tuscan Sun shares her passion for poetry in an intriguing handbook that takes readers inside the art of reading and writing poems, discussing basic terminology...

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UNESCO Collection of Contemporary Works: The Life of an Amorous Woman and Other Writings (Paperback)

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UNESCO Collection of Contemporary Works: The Life of an Amorous Woman and Other Writings (Paperback)

By : Ihara Saikaku; Professor Ivan Morris; Ivan Morris - UPC : 780811201872 - Limited Stock

"The fine style of writing and the clear outlines of illustration, which are not even remotely 'suggestive' give Saikaku's pornography grace and wit and charity." --James Kirkup

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Sappho Through English Poetry

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Sappho Through English Poetry

By : Ihara Saikaku; Professor Ivan Morris; Ivan Morris - UPC : 780856462733 - Limited Stock

Tracing Sappho's reception in English-language poetry through translations and poems about her.

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Beowulf : A Verse Translation

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Beowulf : A Verse Translation

By : Professor Daniel Donoghue; Seamus Heaney - UPC : 780393975802 - In Stock

Winner of the Whitbread Prize, Seamus Heaney s translation "accomplishes what before now had seemed impossible: a faithful rendering that is simultaneously an original and gripping poem in its own...

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Poems of the Sea

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Poems of the Sea

By : J D McClatchy - UPC : 780375413292 - In Stock

A collection of old and new classics celebrates poems of the sea with the work of Tennyson, Poe, Coleridge, Shakespeare, Homer, Plath, and many others.

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The Glance

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The Glance

By : Jalaloddin Rumi; Coleman Barks; Nevit Ergin - UPC : 780141002316 - In Stock

Tapping into a major, yet little-known theme of the 11th century poet's writings, this collection of new translations describes the mystical experience that occurs in the meeting of the eyes...

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Poetic Designs : An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

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Poetic Designs : An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

By : Stephen Adams - UPC : 781551111292 - In Stock

"A very good guide to the subject, full of erudition, but also full of pedagogical savvy." -- Don McKay, winner of the Govenor General's Award for Poetry

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Burn

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Burn

By : Paul Vermeersch - UPC : 781550224368 - Few Stock

Paperback, General Distribution Services, 2000, ISBN # 1550224360

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Seeing the Gawain-Poet

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Seeing the Gawain-Poet

By : Professor Sarah Stanbury - UPC : 780812231090 - In Stock

Seeing The Gawain-Poet: Description And The Act Of Perception

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OWNING STONE, THE

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OWNING STONE, THE

By : Jim Peterson - UPC : 781888996296 - In Stock

The Owning Stone

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Lake of Fire

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Lake of Fire

By : Kate Gale - UPC : 780970105790 - In Stock

In the Sixties, the Flower Children were making love not war, the Hippies were dropping acid and protesting Vietnam and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was demanding civil rights. Cults,...

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Necessary Light

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Necessary Light

By : Utah State University Press - UPC : 780874212846 - Few Stock

Necessary Light

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Odyssey

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Odyssey

By : Hackett Pub Co Inc - UPC : 780872204843 - In Stock

Stanley Lombardo's translation of Homer's classic work aims to offer the distinctive speed and clarity of his other translations.

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Belgian Women Poets : An Anthology Edited and Translated by Renee Linkhorn and Judy Cochran

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Belgian Women Poets : An Anthology Edited and Translated by Renee Linkhorn and Judy Cochran

By : Hackett Pub Co Inc - UPC : 780820444567 - Few Stock

Books : Belgian Women Poets: An Anthology (Belgian Francophone Library) (Hardcover)

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The Golden Lyre: Plays and Satire

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The Golden Lyre: Plays and Satire

By : Hackett Pub Co Inc - UPC : 780965513500 - Few Stock

THE GOLDEN LYRE

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Iliad

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Iliad

By : Many Rivers Pr - UPC : 780872203525 - In Stock

Gripping...Lombardo's achievement is all the more striking when you consider the difficulties of his task...[He] manages to be respectful of Homer's dire spirit while providing on nearly every page some...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : Tomas Transtromer - UPC : 780880014038 - In Stock

"Recipient of the 2011 Nobel Prize for Literature" -- From back cover.

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Gary Soto : New and Selected Poems

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Gary Soto : New and Selected Poems

By : Gary Soto - UPC : 780811807586 - Limited Stock

A collection of poems describing the experiences of Mexican Americans in California

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The Voyage of Saint Brendan (Paperback)

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The Voyage of Saint Brendan (Paperback)

By : John J O'Meara - UPC : 780851055046 - In Stock

LITERATURE, CRITICISM, MEMOIRS, LETTERS / IRISH

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Essential Haiku Volume 20

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Essential Haiku Volume 20

By : Hass - UPC : 780880013512 - In Stock

Gathers selected poems by three Japanese haiku masters

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The Song In The Story: Lyric Intersections In French Narrative Fiction, 1200-1400

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The Song In The Story: Lyric Intersections In French Narrative Fiction, 1200-1400

By : Maureen Barry McCann Boulton - UPC : 780812231991 - Few Stock

The Song In The Story: Lyric Intersections In French Narrative Fiction, 1200-1400

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German Poetry from the Beginnings to 1750: Hartmann Von Aue, Wolfram Von Eschenbach, Martin Luther,

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German Poetry from the Beginnings to 1750: Hartmann Von Aue, Wolfram Von Eschenbach, Martin Luther,

By : Ingrid Walse-Engel - UPC : 780826403384 - In Stock

German Poetry from the Beginnings to 1750: Hartmann von Aue, Wolfram von Eschenbach, Martin Luther, (German Library)

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Bum Rush the Page

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Bum Rush the Page

By : Tony Medina; Louis Reyes Rivera; Sonia Sanchez - UPC : 780609808405 - In Stock

A collection of today's finest spoken-word poetry features original work from both established and emerging spoken-word artists from around the world.

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The Prophet

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The Prophet

By : Kahlil Gibran - UPC : 781851681785 - In Stock

One of America's most purchased and beloved books. An excellent gift for people of any age, full of wisdom and simple poetry, addressing twenty seven topics of our daily lives....

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The Soul of Rumi (Paperback)

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The Soul of Rumi (Paperback)

By : Coleman Barks - UPC : 780060604523 - In Stock

Collects newly translated and annotated poems by the thirteenth-century Sufi mystic covering topics including silence, God, play, friendship, grief, and music.

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The Owl and the Nightingale: Text and Translation

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The Owl and the Nightingale: Text and Translation

By : Coleman Barks - UPC : 780859896900 - Limited Stock

The Owl and the Nightingale: Text and Translation...

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Something I Expected to Be Different (Paperback)

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Something I Expected to Be Different (Paperback)

By : Joshua Beckman - UPC : 780970367242 - Few Stock

Of Beckman's follow-up collection to his APR-Honickman award winning first book, Tomaz Salamun writes: "There are no similarities with Apollinaire or Ginsberg, except with what they were doing to Time...

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Selected Poems and Prose of Paul Celan

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Selected Poems and Prose of Paul Celan

By : Paul Celan; Mr John Felstiner - UPC : 780393322248 - In Stock

A bilingual collection of poetry by the German poet considered by many the major European poet since 1945 features a selection of lyrics, previously unpublished poems, and essays and speeches...

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Poems of Paul Celan

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Poems of Paul Celan

By : Paul Celan; Michael Hamburger - UPC : 780892552764 - Few Stock

The classic translation, Poems of Paul Celan is revised and expanded, featuring new poems and an essay by the translator. It is the foremost English-language edition of the great poet.

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Poetry of Robert Frost - Paperback

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Poetry of Robert Frost - Paperback

By : Robert Frost; Edward Connery Lathem - UPC : 780805069860 - In Stock

This definitive, paperback edition brings together more than three hundred fifty of Frost's poems, each one with annotations providing complete bibliographic information and noting any textual changes

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The Road Not Taken : A Selection of Robert Frost's Poems

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The Road Not Taken : A Selection of Robert Frost's Poems

By : Robert Frost; Louis Untermeyer; Louis Untermeyer - UPC : 780805069839 - In Stock

Selections of Frost's poetry are accompanied by a brief account of his life, a description of the critical reception of his work, and an assessment of his place in American...

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The Inferno

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The Inferno

By : Dante; Robert Hollander; Jean Hollander - UPC : 780385496988 - In Stock

Robert and Jean Hollander's translation is the new standard in English of this essential work of world literature. Featuring the original Italian opposite the translation, this edition also offers an...

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The Waste Land and Other Writings

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The Waste Land and Other Writings

By : Professor T S Eliot; Mary Karr - UPC : 780375759345 - In Stock

A treasury of some of T.S. Eliot's early works combines poetic elements from diverse sources with bits of popular culture and common speech to recreate the chaos of Europe in...

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Robert Frost's Poems

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Robert Frost's Poems

By : Louis Untermeyer; Louis Untermeyer; Louis Untermeyer - UPC : 780312983321 - In Stock

A selection of the American poet's most popular works includes "The Road Not Taken," "Two Tramps in Mud Time," and "The Death of the Hired Man."

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Terror and Decorum : Poems, 1940-1948

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Terror and Decorum : Poems, 1940-1948

By : Praeger - UPC : 780837162966 - Few Stock

TERROR AND DECORUM

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Collected Poems in English

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Collected Poems in English

By : Joseph Brodsky - UPC : 780374528386 - In Stock

Presents the collected English poems of the former Poet Laureate of the United States who was exiled from his native Russia, only to go on to win the Nobel Prize...

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : John Dryden; Steven N Zwicker; David Bywaters - UPC : 780140439144 - In Stock

9780140439144

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Poesia

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Poesia

By : Augusto Roa Bastos - UPC : 789505816835 - In Stock

Poesia

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The Collected Poems (Paperback)

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The Collected Poems (Paperback)

By : Stanley Kunitz - UPC : 780393322941 - In Stock

The National Book Award winner celebrates a life in poetry, sharing his work-- published and unpublished--in this single volume of his life's accomplishment. Reprint.

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Irish Poetry: Politics, History, Negotiation : The Evolving Debate, 1969 to the Present

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Irish Poetry: Politics, History, Negotiation : The Evolving Debate, 1969 to the Present

By : S Matthews - UPC : 780333643365 - In Stock

Irish Poetry: Politics, History, Negotiation: The Evolving Debate, 1969 to the Present

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Sleeping with the Dictionary

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Sleeping with the Dictionary

By : Harryette Mullen - UPC : 780520231436 - In Stock

Part of the award-winning New California Poetry Series, Sleeping with the Dictionary is the fifth volume of poetry by Harryette Mullen, a well-respected African American poet.

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Beat Poets

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Beat Poets

By : Carmela Ciuraru - UPC : 780375413322 - In Stock

Complemented by commentary on Beat poetics and selections from the letters of Beat Generation writers, this collection of expressive and improvisational poetry features contributions from Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, Robert...

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Bellocq's Ophelia : Poems

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Bellocq's Ophelia : Poems

By : Natasha Trethewey - UPC : 781555973599 - In Stock

A collection of poems offers glimpses into the life and thoughts of an African American prostitute in pre-World War I New Orleans.

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The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body (Paperback)

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The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body (Paperback)

By : Alberto Rios - UPC : 781556591730 - In Stock

Alberto Rios literally charms his border town--this is magical realism at its best.

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Disaffections : Complete Poems

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Disaffections : Complete Poems

By : Cesare Pavese; Geoffrey Brock - UPC : 781556591747 - In Stock

Complete poems--including work censored by the Fascists--from one of Italy's greatest post-war writers.

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The Essential Homer

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The Essential Homer

By : HACKT - UPC : 780872205406 - In Stock

Selections from both the Iliad and the Odyssey, made with an eye for those episodes that figure most prominently in the study of mythology.

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T.S. Eliot's Bleistein Poems : Uses of Literary Allusion in 'burbank with a Baedeker, Bleistein with a Cigar' and 'dirge'

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T.S. Eliot's Bleistein Poems : Uses of Literary Allusion in 'burbank with a Baedeker, Bleistein with a Cigar' and 'dirge'

By : Patricia Sloane - UPC : 780761818809 - In Stock

Patricia Sloane's study is a detailed reassessment of two of the poet's most provocative works that examines Eliot's allusions and larger purpose. In this close reading of the two poems...

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Dead on Arrival : Poems

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Dead on Arrival : Poems

By : Jaki Shelton Green - UPC : 780932112385 - Few Stock

Debut poetry collection by Jaki Shelton Green.

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She

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She

By : Saul Williams - UPC : 780671039776 - In Stock

9780671039776

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95 Poems

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95 Poems

By : E E Cummings; George James Firmage - UPC : 780871401816 - In Stock

A paperback collection newly offset from Complete Poems 1904-1962 with an afterword by the Cummings scholar George James Firmage.

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Complete Poems

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Complete Poems

By : E E Cummings; George James Firmage - UPC : 781852245276 - Limited Stock

At last in print, the complete poems of the great Northumbrian poet admired by Pound, Yeats, and Zukofsky containing his masterwork "Briggflatts."

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Lorine Niedecker : Collected Works

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Lorine Niedecker : Collected Works

By : Lorine Niedecker; Jenny Penberthy - UPC : 780520224346 - In Stock

"Lorine Niedecker proves a major poet of the 20th century, just as Emily Dickinson was for the 19th. Bleak indeed that both should have been so curiously overwritten and ignored,...

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Francis Ponge: de L'Ecriture A L'Oeuvre

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Francis Ponge: de L'Ecriture A L'Oeuvre

By : Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers - UPC : 780820431352 - Few Stock

Francis Ponge est à juste titre connu comme le poète des objets, celui qui donne la parole au monde muet des choses. Ses descriptions d'objets familiers nous invitent à un...

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Tennyson's the Princess : A Medley

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Tennyson's the Princess : A Medley

By : University Press of the Pacific - UPC : 780898758702 - In Stock

Paperback, University Press of the Pacific, 2002, ISBN # 089875870X

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Selected Poems

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Selected Poems

By : University Press of the Pacific - UPC : 780856353086 - Few Stock

"Selected Poems" was published in May 1981 by Paul & Co Pub Consortium. This English language paperback edition was authored by John Skelton.

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Sagas of Warrior-Poets

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Sagas of Warrior-Poets

By : Leifur Eiricksson; Diana Whaley - UPC : 780140447712 - Limited Stock

Lovers, poets, and dragon-slaying heroes populate the gripping Icelandic sagas included in this collection. Part of Penguin Classics' eight-volume Icelandic Saga collection, this volume includes stories that were composed in...

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Love Poems from God

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Love Poems from God

By : Various; Daniel Ladinsky - UPC : 780142196120 - In Stock

Presents a selection of works from twelve spiritual poets, including Rumi, St. Teresa of Avila, Rabia, and St. John of the Cross.

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Poems of New York

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Poems of New York

By : Elizabeth Schmidt - UPC : 780375415043 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poetry that captures the rich diversity of the city from such poets as Dorothy Parker, James Merrill, W.H. Auden, Allen Ginsberg, Audre Lorde, and Wallace Stevens.

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Sailing Alone Around the Room

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Sailing Alone Around the Room

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780375755194 - In Stock

Offers a collection of witty, emotional, and direct poems by the popular and critically acclaimed poet, including selections from his four previous collections and new works such as "Man Listening...

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The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay

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The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay

By : Edna St Vincent Millay; Nancy Milford - UPC : 780375761232 - In Stock

One of America's most celebrated poets--and winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1923--Edna St. Vincent Millay defined a generation with her passionate lyrics and intoxicating voice of liberation. Edited by...

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The Fact of a Doorframe (Paperback)

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The Fact of a Doorframe (Paperback)

By : Adrienne Rich - UPC : 780393323955 - Limited Stock

A reissue of the classic Adrienne Rich selection, revised and expanded to cover the entirety of her career, with a new Introduction.

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The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time

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The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time

By : Leslie Pockell - UPC : 780446690225 - In Stock

A collection of love poems by top writers includes pieces by Sappho, Shakespeare, Keats, Frost, Poe, and Whitman, and features accompanying introductions and biographical information.

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Francis Ponge and the Nature of Things

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Francis Ponge and the Nature of Things

By : Leslie Pockell - UPC : 780838753606 - Few Stock

9780838753606

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Good Poems : Selected and Introduced by Garrison Keillor

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Good Poems : Selected and Introduced by Garrison Keillor

By : Various; Ensemble Cast; Garrison Keillor - UPC : 781565116948 - In Stock

The popular radio show host showcases some of his favorite poems, including the work of Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Robert Frost, Charles Bukowski, Donald Hall, Billy Collins, and Sharon Olds.

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The Art of Love

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The Art of Love

By : Ovid; James Michie; David Malouf - UPC : 780375761171 - In Stock

In the first century a.d., Ovid, author of the groundbreaking epic poem Metamorphoses, came under severe criticism for The Art of Love, which playfully instructed women in the art of...

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That Kind of Danger

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That Kind of Danger

By : Donna Masini - UPC : 046442068239 - In Stock

Poems deal with city life, human sexuality, work, the immigrant experience, family life, and religion

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The Tain

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The Tain

By : Louis Le Brocquy; Professor of English Thomas Kinsella - UPC : 780192803733 - In Stock

The Tain Bo Cuailnge, center-piece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's greatest epic. Thomas Kinsella's lively translation is based on the partial texts in two medieval...

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Plum Stones/Cartoons of No Heaven

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Plum Stones/Cartoons of No Heaven

By : Plum Organics - UPC : 781882022441 - Few Stock

Poetry. Michael McClure has published over thirty books, wrote Janis Joplin's hit song "Mercedes Benz," overcame censorship with his play THE BEARD, and performed and recorded his poetry with piano...

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Swallowing Clouds : An Anthology of Chinese-Canadian Poetry

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Swallowing Clouds : An Anthology of Chinese-Canadian Poetry

By : Plum Organics - UPC : 781551520735 - In Stock

SWALLOWING CLOUDS - QUAN, ANDY (EDT)/ WONG-CHU, JIM (EDT)

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Browning: Poems

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Browning: Poems

By : Robert Browning; Professor Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Peter Washington - UPC : 781400040223 - In Stock

Presented in the chronological context of their lives, from their early years and courtship through their blissful fifteen-year marriage, this collection of poetry features the works of both Robert Browning...

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Best Words, Best Order, 2nd Edition : Essays on Poetry

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Best Words, Best Order, 2nd Edition : Essays on Poetry

By : S Dobyns - UPC : 781403961471 - In Stock

Provides a glimpse into the world of the poet, exploring the mysteries of creating poetry and the ways poetry communicates between the writer and the reader, and discussing such topics...

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New and Collected Poems 1931-2001

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New and Collected Poems 1931-2001

By : Czeslaw Milosz - UPC : 780060514488 - In Stock

Brand new and selected older poems by the Nobel laureate are gathered together in a retrospective collection that covers seven decades in the life and career of an extraordianary literary...

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Rumi: The Book of Love : Poems of Ecstasy and Longing

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Rumi: The Book of Love : Poems of Ecstasy and Longing

By : Coleman Barks - UPC : 780060523169 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poems from the highly regarded Sufi mystic celebrating the joy and wonder of love.

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Walt Whitman: Selected Poems

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Walt Whitman: Selected Poems

By : Walt Whitman - UPC : 781931082327 - Limited Stock

Surveys Walt Whitman's significant poetic works, from early notebook fragments of "Song of Myself" to the late poems of "Good-bye my Fancy."

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Best Tales Yukon

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Best Tales Yukon

By : Service R - UPC : 780762414598 - Limited Stock

"In 1904, the Canadian Bank of Commerce transferred teller Robert W. Service to the Yukon Territory. Soon, he was famous as the poet who chronicled the Klondike gold rush and...

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Latin Erotic Elegy : An Anthology and Reader

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Latin Erotic Elegy : An Anthology and Reader

By : Paul Miller - UPC : 780415243728 - In Stock

An anthology and reader of the Latin elegy, arguably the most influential genre for medieval and Renaissance love poems and sonnets.

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Viper Rum

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Viper Rum

By : Mary Karr - UPC : 780142000182 - In Stock

In her third autobiographical collection of poems, the author of The Liar's Club explores the theme of death, the inevitable storm that comes to the soul. Reprint.

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The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry

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The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry

By : J D McClatchy - UPC : 781400030934 - In Stock

A comprehensive collection of poems by America's greatest contemporary poets features works by such authors as Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, and Rita Dove.

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The Canterbury Tales

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The Canterbury Tales

By : Geoffrey Chaucer - UPC : 780140424386 - In Stock

A retelling of the medieval poem about a group of travelers on a pilgrimage to Canterbury and the tales they tell each other.

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Book of Haikus

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Book of Haikus

By : Jack Kerouac; Regina Weinreich - UPC : 780142002643 - In Stock

Highlighting a lesser-known aspect of one of America's most influential authors, this new collection displays Kerouac's interest in and mastery of haiku.

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

By : Dante Alighieri; Mark Musa; Mark Musa - UPC : 780142437223 - In Stock

This vigorous translation of the poet's journey through the circles of hell recreates for the modern reader the rich meanings that Dante's poem had for his contemporaries.

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The Waste Land and Other Poems

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The Waste Land and Other Poems

By : Professor T S Eliot; Professor Frank Kermode - UPC : 780142437315 - In Stock

A treasury of important early poems from the Nobel laureate's first three volumes of verse combines poetic elements from diverse sources with bits of popular culture and common speech to...

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Great American Prose Poems : From Poe to the Present

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Great American Prose Poems : From Poe to the Present

By : David Lehman - UPC : 780743243506 - In Stock

An anthology of American prose poems identifies the characteristics of prose poetry and summarizes its history, and includes pieces by Gertrude Stein, e.e. cummings, Elizabeth Bishop, and Robert Bly.

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El laberinto de la soledad/ The Labyryth of Solitude

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El laberinto de la soledad/ The Labyryth of Solitude

By : Generic - UPC : 789681659707 - In Stock

EL LABERINTO DE LA SOLEDAD/ THE LABYRYTH OF SOLITUDE

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Anthology of Modern Urdu Poetr

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Anthology of Modern Urdu Poetr

By : Habib, M. A. R. - UPC : 780873527972 - In Stock

9780873527972

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If Not, Winter

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If Not, Winter

By : Sappho; Anne Carson - UPC : 780375724510 - In Stock

A critically acclaimed poet and classicist presents a dramatic new translation of the poetry of Sappho, presenting all the extant fragments that exist of the ancient poet's works in both...

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Poetry 180

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Poetry 180

By : Professor Billy Collins; Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780812968873 - In Stock

Billy Collins compiles 180 poems, one for each day of the school year, for high school students to read so that they might learn the value of poetry in their...

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Risking Everything

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Risking Everything

By : Roger Housden - UPC : 781400047994 - In Stock

Offers a collection of poems by world poets including Billy Collins, Seamus Heaney, Emily Dickinson, Naomi Shihab Nye, Rumi, and Chuang Tzu.

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Braided Creek : A Conversation in Poetry

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Braided Creek : A Conversation in Poetry

By : Jim Harrison; Ted Kooser - UPC : 781556591877 - In Stock

Presents brief poems originally exchanged by the longtime friends in their letters to each other, exploring such topics as the natural world, aging, and the nature of poetry.

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Amante, La

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Amante, La

By : Generic - UPC : 789500301213 - Few Stock

Book

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Sor Juana's Love Poems

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Sor Juana's Love Poems

By : Sor Juana Ines De La Cruz - UPC : 780299187040 - In Stock

These exquisite love poems, some of them clearly addressed to women, were written by the visionary and passionate genius of Mexican letters, the seventeenth-century nun Sor Juana Ines de la...

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101 Famous Poems

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101 Famous Poems

By : Roy J Cook - UPC : 780071419307 - In Stock

Collects a wide range of the best-known English language poets, from William Shakespeare and Emily Dickinson to Ralph Waldo Emerson and William Wordsworth, with indexes by title and author.

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The Iliad

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The Iliad

By : Homer; E V Rieu; Peter Jones - UPC : 780140447941 - In Stock

Chronicles the Greek siege of Troy and the war that ensued.

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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

By : Homer; E V Rieu; D C H Rieu - UPC : 780140449112 - In Stock

Chronicles the exploits and adventures of the warrior Odysseus as he struggles to return home to Ithaca and his beloved wife, Penelope, after the fall of Troy.

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Rhapsody in Plain Yellow

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Rhapsody in Plain Yellow

By : Marilyn Chin - UPC : 780393324532 - In Stock

A fusion of east and west, high culture, popular culture, and ancient Chinese history mark this distinguished collection.

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Gilgamesh : A Verse Narrative

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Gilgamesh : A Verse Narrative

By : Herbert Mason - UPC : 046442275644 - In Stock

Presents a verse narrative of the ancient Babylonian epic about love, death, loss, heroes, and friendship, including an historical essay on the original poem.

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The Epic of Gilgamesh

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The Epic of Gilgamesh

By : Anonymous; Andrew George; Andrew George - UPC : 780140449198 - In Stock

"First published in Great Britain by Allen Lane The Penguin Press 1999."--T.p. verso.

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

By : Anonymous; Michael Alexander - UPC : 780140449310 - In Stock

Finest heroic poem in Old English celebrates the exploits of Beowulf, a young nobleman of southern Sweden. Combines myth, Christian and pagan elements, and history into a powerful narrative. Genealogies.

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What Narcissism Means to Me : Poems

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What Narcissism Means to Me : Poems

By : Associate Professor of English Tony Hoagland - UPC : 781555973865 - In Stock

An eagerly awaited new collection of poems by contemporary favorite Tony Hoagland, author of "Donkey Gospel." Hoagland levels his particular brand of acute irony not only on the personal life,...

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The Wind, Master Cherry, the Wind (Paperback)

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The Wind, Master Cherry, the Wind (Paperback)

By : Assistant Professor Larissa Szporluk - UPC : 781882295395 - Few Stock

Larissa Szporluk's eagerly awaited third collection.

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Nine Horses

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Nine Horses

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780375755200 - In Stock

A best-selling collection of poems from the U.S. poet laureate and author of Sailing Alone Around the Room offers insightful reflections on the mystery and beauty found in everyday life....

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Inferno

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Inferno

By : Dante Alighieri; Anthony Esolen; Gustave Dore - UPC : 780812970067 - In Stock

An introduction and notes accompany this classic epic poem about a spiritual pilgrim being led by Virgil through the nine circles of hell.

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Good Poems

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Good Poems

By : Various; Garrison Keillor - UPC : 780142003442 - In Stock

A must-have collection for fans of Garrison Keillor and all lovers of good poems, this anthology includes verses about lovers, children, failure, everyday life, death, and transcendence. It features the...

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George Oppen : Selected Poems

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George Oppen : Selected Poems

By : Robert Creeley; George Oppen; Robert Creeley - UPC : 780811215572 - In Stock

A selection of innovative poems by the groundbreaking Pulitzer Prize winner.

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Denise Levertov Selected Poems

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Denise Levertov Selected Poems

By : Denise Levertov; Paul A Lacey; Robert Creeley - UPC : 780811215541 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poems that reflect the author's childhood inspiration by T.S. Eliot, her experiences as a newcomer to post-World War II America, and her beliefs as an anti-war...

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Meter and Meaning : An Introduction to Rhythm in Poetry

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Meter and Meaning : An Introduction to Rhythm in Poetry

By : Professor Thomas Carper; Professor of English Derek Attridge - UPC : 780415311755 - In Stock

9780415311755

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The Portable Walt Whitman

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The Portable Walt Whitman

By : Walt Whitman; Michael Warner - UPC : 780142437681 - In Stock

A comprehensive collection of Whitman's most beloved works of poetry, prose, and short stories When Walt Whitman self-published Leaves of Grass in 1855 it was a slim volume of twelve...

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Torn Sky

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Torn Sky

By : Director Book Program Debra Nystrom - UPC : 781889330907 - Few Stock

Moving, unsentimental portraits of Native Americans and other South Dakotans.

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Vintage Hughes

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Vintage Hughes

By : Langston Hughes - UPC : 781400034024 - In Stock

A definitive selection of work by the African-American poet and author features "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," "The Weary Blues," "America," "Let America Be American Again," "Dream Variations," and "UnAmerican...

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The Venus Hottentot : Poems

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The Venus Hottentot : Poems

By : Thomas E Donnelley Professor of African American Studies Elizabeth Alexander - UPC : 781555973926 - Few Stock

9781555973926

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Sifting Through the Madness for the Word, the Line, the Way : New Poems

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Sifting Through the Madness for the Word, the Line, the Way : New Poems

By : Charles Bukowski - UPC : 780060568238 - In Stock

One of America's greatest modern writers and most influencial poets presents a collection of previously unpublished poems.

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How We Became Human : New and Selected Poems 1975-2002

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How We Became Human : New and Selected Poems 1975-2002

By : Joy Harjo - UPC : 780393325348 - In Stock

Over a quarter-century's work from the 2003 winner of the Arrell Gibson Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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Collected Poems Of Emily Dickinson

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Collected Poems Of Emily Dickinson

By : Emily Dickinson; Rachel Wetzsteon; Rachel Wetzsteon - UPC : 781593080501 - In Stock

9781593080501

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Purgatory

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Purgatory

By : Dante Alighieri; Anthony Esolen; Gustave Dore - UPC : 780812971255 - In Stock

A new translation by Anthony Esolen Illustrations by Gustave Doré Written in the fourteenth century by Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy is arguably the greatest epic...

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Conamara Blues : Poems

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Conamara Blues : Poems

By : John O'Donohue - UPC : 780060957254 - Limited Stock

A new collection of works by an internationally respected poet and author of Anam Cara focuses on the beautiful and evocative countryside of Ireland's Conamara, capturing the moving natural rhythms...

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Tennyson: Poems

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Tennyson: Poems

By : Lord Alfred Tennyson; Peter Washington - UPC : 781400041879 - In Stock

A collection of narrative and short lyrical works by the poet favored by Queen Victoria includes "The Lady of Shalott," extracts from "Idylls of the King," and the complete text...

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a la Orilla Azul del Silencio : Poemas Frente Al Mar (Bilingual)

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a la Orilla Azul del Silencio : Poemas Frente Al Mar (Bilingual)

By : Pablo Neruda - UPC : 780060591847 - In Stock

A collection of nautical works by the Nobel Prize-winning poet reflects his self-proclaimed identity as an armchair sailor and is complemented by Isla Negra-inspired art.

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Shakespeare's Sonnets

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Shakespeare's Sonnets

By : William Shakespeare; Dr Barbara a Mowat; Paul Werstine - UPC : 780671722876 - In Stock

At head of title: Folger Shakespeare Library.

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Dewdrops on a Lotus Leaf

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Dewdrops on a Lotus Leaf

By : John Stevens - UPC : 781590301081 - In Stock

9781590301081

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The Iliad : The Fitzgerald Translation

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The Iliad : The Fitzgerald Translation

By : Homer; Homer - UPC : 780374529055 - In Stock

A new publication of the definitive translation of Homer's epic brings the ancient poem to life, chronicling the Greek siege of the Trojan city state and the war that ensued.

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Cligès

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Cligès

By : Chretien De Troyes; Burton Raffel - UPC : 780300070217 - In Stock

Cliges tells the story of the unhappy Fenice, trapped in a marriage of constraint to the emperor of Constantinople. She feigns death, then awakes to a new, happy life with...

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

By : Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing Palliative Care Philip Larkin; Anthony Thwaite - UPC : 780374529208 - In Stock

A new collection of Phillip Larkin's poetry combines all of his published collections--North Ship, The Less Deceived, The Whitsun Weddings, and High Windows--with his uncollected poems from 1940-1984. Original.

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Esse : A Poem

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Esse : A Poem

By : David Mutschlecner - UPC : 780916272708 - Few Stock

Poetry. "Trimmed like a sail toward its own origin, ESSE rings with a spareprecision. David Mutschlecner uses subtle sound relationships to polishthe edges of his language and to accentuate its...

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Sky, Wind, and Stars

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Sky, Wind, and Stars

By : David Mutschlecner - UPC : 780895818263 - Few Stock

9780895818263

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Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair

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Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair

By : Pablo Neruda; W S Merwin; Cristina Garcia - UPC : 780142437704 - In Stock

Presents a bilingual edition of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet's collection of poems celebrating the beauty and nature of love and the passions, fears, pain, and anguish of human existence....

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Metamorphoses

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Metamorphoses

By : Ovid; David Raeburn; Denis Feeney - UPC : 780140447897 - In Stock

Ovid's narrative poem embracing more than two hundred mythical tales dealing with the theme of transformation and change ranges from the creation of the world to the deification of the...

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Draft of XXX Cantos

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Draft of XXX Cantos

By : Ezra Pound - UPC : 780811211284 - Few Stock

The Cantos have been called Ezra Pound's intellectual diary, composed over the course of sixty years. Long out of print as a separate volume--it was originally published in 1933--this epic...

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Bend, Don't Shatter : Poets on the Beginning of Desire

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Bend, Don't Shatter : Poets on the Beginning of Desire

By : T Cole Rachel - UPC : 781932360172 - Few Stock

A collection of poems written by adults about their coming of age as gay, lesbian, or transgendered young adults.

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Opening the Invitation : The Poem That Has Touched Lives Around the World

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Opening the Invitation : The Poem That Has Touched Lives Around the World

By : Oriah - UPC : 780060593223 - In Stock

A gift edition of the author's best-selling signature prose poem features two short new chapters and includes an account of how the poem was written and published, in a volume...

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A Table of Content : Poems

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A Table of Content : Poems

By : Tanning, Dorothea - UPC : 781555974022 - Limited Stock

The author of Between Lives: An Artist and Her World and a renowned painter and sculptor serves up a collection of poems that explores a wide variety of subjects from...

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The Essential Neruda (Paperback)

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The Essential Neruda (Paperback)

By : Pablo Neruda; Mark Eisner - UPC : 780872864283 - In Stock

Selected by a team of poets and prominent Neruda scholars in both Chile and the U.S., this is a definitive selection that draws from the entire breadth and width of...

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Delights & Shadows

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Delights & Shadows

By : Ted Kooser - UPC : 781556592010 - In Stock

Presents a collection of poems that celebrate everyday life.

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Residence On Earth

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Residence On Earth

By : Pablo Neruda; Donald D Walsh; Donald D Walsh - UPC : 780811215817 - In Stock

New Directions celebrates the Pablo Neruda Centennial.

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Purgatorio

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Purgatorio

By : Professor of Italian and English Literature Robert M Durling; Professor of Italian and English Literature Robert M Durling; Associate Professor of Italian Ronald L Martinez - UPC : 780195087451 - In Stock

The second volume of Oxford's new "Divine Comedy" presents the Italian text of the "Purgatorio" and, on facing pages, a new prose translation that is unprecedented in its accuracy, eloquence,...

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Insomnia Diary

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Insomnia Diary

By : Bob Hicok - UPC : 780822958420 - Limited Stock

The punchlines of poems evolve into seriousness, and thoughtful meditation is transformed into comedy in this fourth collection of poems that demonstrates the writer's fluid talent to shift mood and...

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Troilus and Criseyde

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Troilus and Criseyde

By : Geoffrey Chaucer - UPC : 780140424218 - In Stock

9780140424218

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Lepanto

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Lepanto

By : G K Chesterton; Dale Ahlquist - UPC : 781586170301 - In Stock

Includes two essays by Chesterton, "The true romance" and "If Don John of Austria had married Mary, Queen of Scots."

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New and Selected Poems, Volume One

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New and Selected Poems, Volume One

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780807068779 - In Stock

Capturing the poet's consistent tone and lyrical beauty, this collection of poems takes readers deep into the heart of the poet's meditations on the natural world. Reprint.

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New and Selected Poems, Volume One

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New and Selected Poems, Volume One

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780807068786 - In Stock

9780807068786

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Crossing the Great Divide

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Crossing the Great Divide

By : Jean Feraca; Robert Brustein - UPC : 781882280001 - In Stock

Author of the recent and critically acclaimed memoir, I Hear Voices, Jean Feraca is also an award-winning poet. Her second collection of poems, Crossing the Great Divide, has not been...

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Winter Sex

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Winter Sex

By : Katy Lederer - UPC : 780970367280 - Few Stock

Interest in this debut poetry collection will surge with the release of her new memoir (Poker Face).

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Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime

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Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime

By : Roger Housden - UPC : 781400051137 - In Stock

An inspirational collection of poetry by the author of Ten Poems to Change Your Life explores what it means to be truly human, in a collection of poetry on life,...

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Greek Lyric Poetry : Ajax

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Greek Lyric Poetry : Ajax

By : David a Campbell; David a Campbell - UPC : 780862920081 - In Stock

This edition provides a full and representative selection of all early Greek lyric (omitting Pindar, who requires his own volume), elegiac and iambic poetry. The extensive commentary gives assistance with...

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Paradise Lost (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

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Paradise Lost (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

By : John Milton; Professor David Hawkes; David Hawkes - UPC : 781593080952 - Limited Stock

"Paradise Lost is the greatest epic poem in English literature, and Milton''s Satan one of its most compelling figures. The controversy has been exceeded only by its tremendous influence: countless...

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Strike Sparks

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Strike Sparks

By : Sharon Olds - UPC : 780375710766 - In Stock

A new collection of poetry by the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author features 107 of her works, collected from her seven published volumes, that capture such themes as adolescent...

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Ariel: The Restored Edition : A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement

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Ariel: The Restored Edition : A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement

By : Sylvia Plath - UPC : 780060732592 - In Stock

Seeking to restore the selection and arrangement originally intended by Plath at the time of her death, this edition of her final works features a facsimile of her complete working...

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William Carlos Williams: Selected Poems

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William Carlos Williams: Selected Poems

By : William Carlos Williams - UPC : 781931082716 - In Stock

Collects many of Williams's poems, including "January," "Waiting," "Fish," "Genesis," and "Autumn," and contains notes on the text and an index of titles and first lines.

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In the Dark

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In the Dark

By : Ruth Stone - UPC : 781556592102 - Few Stock

Wise and sardonic follow-up to Ruth Stone's National Book Award in Poetry.

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The Complete Poems of Kenneth Rexroth (Paperback)

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The Complete Poems of Kenneth Rexroth (Paperback)

By : Kenneth Rexroth - UPC : 781556592171 - In Stock

The definitive volume of Rexroth's poetry now available in paperback.

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The Anchor Book of Chinese Poetry

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The Anchor Book of Chinese Poetry

By : Tony Barnstone; Chou Ping - UPC : 780385721981 - In Stock

A comprehensive compendium of more than one thousand poems by 125 poets encompasses the full sweep of Chinese poetry, including ancient folk songs from the Book of Songs and Lao...

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Tarantula

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Tarantula

By : Bob Dylan - UPC : 780743230414 - In Stock

A collection of urban poetry features poems that echo the wordplay and street-savvy rhythms of Dylan's popular songs. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

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Alabanza : New and Selected Poems 1982-2002

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Alabanza : New and Selected Poems 1982-2002

By : Martin Espada - UPC : 780393326215 - In Stock

Offering both a twenty-year retrospective and seventeen new poetic works, this major anthology by the American Book Award-winning Latino poet explores the essence of the American political imaginaton and the...

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SPOT IN THE DARK

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SPOT IN THE DARK

By : Martin Espada - UPC : 780814209813 - Limited Stock

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Emma Lazarus: Selected Poems

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Emma Lazarus: Selected Poems

By : Emma Lazarus - UPC : 781931082778 - In Stock

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Piers Plowman

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Piers Plowman

By : William Langland; Elizabeth Robertson; Associate Professor Department of English Stephen H a Shepherd - UPC : 780393975598 - Limited Stock

"Translation of B Text of Piers Plowman by E. Talbot Donaldson." --T.p. verso.

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Paradise Lost

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Paradise Lost

By : John Milton; Professor of English Gordon Teskey - UPC : 780393924282 - In Stock

This Norton Critical Edition is designed to make Paradise Lost accessible for student readers, providing invaluable contextual and biographical information and the tools students need to think critically about this...

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The Rumi Collection

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The Rumi Collection

By : Jelaluddin Rumi; Kabir Helminski; Andrew Harvey - UPC : 781590302514 - In Stock

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180 More

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180 More

By : Professor Billy Collins - UPC : 780812972962 - In Stock

Selected and introduced by America's former poet laureate, a second innovative anthology of 180 works by leading contemporary poets features the work of Robert Bly, Jane Kenyon, Galway Kinnell, Sharon...

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Metamorphoses : A New Translation

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Metamorphoses : A New Translation

By : Ovid; Charles Martin; Bernard M W Knox - UPC : 780393326420 - In Stock

A new translation of the epic Roman poem on the dynamics of change seeks to remain faithful to the author's original text and reflects Ovid's themes and the poet's original...

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Don Juan

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Don Juan

By : Lord George Gordon Byron; T G Steffan; E Steffan - UPC : 780140424522 - In Stock

An epic poem describes the adventures of a Spanish ladies' man and satirizes English society and customs as it follows the irrepressible Don Juan from an illicit teenage love affair...

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Selected Poems of William Wordsworth

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Selected Poems of William Wordsworth

By : William Wordsworth; Professor of English Literature and Fellow Stephen Gill - UPC : 780140424423 - In Stock

One of the major poets of Romanticism, Wordsworth epitomized the spirit of his age with his celebration of the natural world and the spontanous expression of feeling. This volume contains...

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The Complete Poems

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The Complete Poems

By : Walt Whitman; Francis Murphy - UPC : 780140424515 - In Stock

A definitive compilation of the poetry of Walt Whitman explores the themes of sexual emancipation, politics, and what it means to be an American in such acclaimed works as "Song...

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The Poetry of Pablo Neruda

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The Poetry of Pablo Neruda

By : Pablo Neruda; Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture Ilan Stavans - UPC : 780374529604 - In Stock

A single-volume collection of works by the Nobel Prize-winning poet features translations of almost six hundred key pieces and features specially commissioned new translations. Reprint.

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Studies in Poetic Discourse : Mallarmé, Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Hölderlin

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Studies in Poetic Discourse : Mallarmé, Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Hölderlin

By : Hans-Jost Frey - UPC : 780804724692 - Few Stock

This study of four major poets-Mallarme, Baudelaire, Rimbaud, and Holderlin-examines the self-reflexivity of modern poetry, exploring questions concerning what it means for a poem to be "about" its own process...

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Jazz Poems

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Jazz Poems

By : Teaches in the Department of Sociology Kevin Young - UPC : 781400042517 - In Stock

Since its inception in the 1920s, jazz has had a powerful influence on American poetry, and this scintillating anthology offers a treasury of poems as varied and vital as the...

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Paradise Lost

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Paradise Lost

By : John Milton; John A Himes - UPC : 780486442877 - In Stock

The completed texts of two of the greatest epic poems in English literature are combined in one volume where each provides a profound exploration of the moral problems of God's...

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Inferno

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Inferno

By : Dante Alighieri; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - UPC : 780486442884 - In Stock

The first stop on Dante's famous journey from Hell to Purgatory to Paradise, this 14th-century allegorical poem blends vivid and shocking imagery with graceful lyricism. Translated by the beloved 19th-century...

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Aeneid

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Aeneid

By : PEARSON - UPC : 780872207318 - Limited Stock

9780872207318

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Crush

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Crush

By : Mr Richard Siken; Louise Gluck - UPC : 780300107890 - In Stock

A powerful collection of poems driven by obsession reveals a poetry that is at once confessional, gay, savage, and charged with a violent eroticism. Simultaneous.

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

By : Walt Whitman; Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom - UPC : 780143039273 - In Stock

This deluxe 150th anniversary edition of Whitman's masterwork features the complete text of the 1855 poem in its original and complete form, with a specially commissioned introductory essay by bestselling...

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Hard Night

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Hard Night

By : Christian Wiman - UPC : 781556592201 - Limited Stock

The pioneering new editor of Poetry magazine is "a poet we will reckon with over time."--Kirkus Reviews

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The Penguin Book of English Verse

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The Penguin Book of English Verse

By : Paul Keegan - UPC : 780140424546 - Limited Stock

Spanning seven centuries, this ambitious and revelatory collection turns the traditional chronology of anthologies on its head, listing poems according to their first individual appearance in the language rather than...

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The Separate Rose (Paperback)

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The Separate Rose (Paperback)

By : Pablo Neruda; William O'Daly - UPC : 781556592256 - In Stock

Presents a sequence of poems inspired by the pilgrimage to Easter Island Neruda made when he was dying of cancer, a journey through which he observes the remnants of the...

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Say the Name : A Survivor's Tale in Prose and Poetry

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Say the Name : A Survivor's Tale in Prose and Poetry

By : Judith H Sherman; Professor of the History of Religions and Director of the Raphael and Fletcher Lee Moses Mesoamerican Archive David Carrasco; Professor of the History of Religions and Director of the Raphael and Fletcher Lee Moses Mesoamerican Archive Dav D Carrasco - UPC : 780826334329 - In Stock

The experiences of a fourteen-year-old girl imprisoned in the Ravensbruck concentration camp during World War II. Illustrated with drawings made secretly by other camp inhabitants.

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Why I Wake Early

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Why I Wake Early

By : Mary Oliver - UPC : 780807068793 - In Stock

A volume of poetry by the acclaimed author of Owls and Other Fantasies features forty new poems that continue to express her fascination and love affair with the natural world....

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Duino Elegies and the Sonnets of Orpheus

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Duino Elegies and the Sonnets of Orpheus

By : Rainer Maria Rilke; A Poulin; Mark Doty - UPC : 046442565899 - In Stock

Rilke is one of the most widely read poets of the 20th century. In his poetry, Rilke addresses the problems of death, God, and "destructive time," and attempts to overcome...

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Ariel: The Restored Edition : A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement

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Ariel: The Restored Edition : A Facsimile of Plath's Manuscript, Reinstating Her Original Selection and Arrangement

By : Sylvia Plath - UPC : 780060732608 - In Stock

This facsimile edition of Plath's posthumous volume of poetry restores, for the first time, the selection and arrangement as she left it at the point of her death, and includes...

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Return to the City of White Donkeys : Poems

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Return to the City of White Donkeys : Poems

By : James Tate - UPC : 780060750022 - In Stock

In his fourteenth collection of poetry, Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner James Tate continues exploring his own peculiar brand of poetry, transforming our everyday world, a world where...

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Arte de las putas

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Arte de las putas

By : James Tate - UPC : 788496290075 - In Stock

ARTE DE LAS PUTAS/ THE ART OF WHORES (9788496290075)

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American Sublime : Poems

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American Sublime : Poems

By : Thomas E Donnelley Professor of African American Studies Elizabeth Alexander - UPC : 781555974329 - In Stock

A brilliant new collection by Elizabeth Alexander, whose "poems bristle with the irresistible quality of a world seen fresh" (Rita Dove, The Washington Post)Too many people have seen too muchand...

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The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks

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The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks

By : Gwendolyn Brooks; Thomas E Donnelley Professor of African American Studies Elizabeth Alexander - UPC : 781931082877 - In Stock

A selection of the influential African-American poet's works reflects her modernist style and includes numerous definitive World War II poems as well as pieces about the social and political upheavals...

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Samuel Menashe: New and Selected Poems

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Samuel Menashe: New and Selected Poems

By : Samuel Menashe; Professor of the Humanities and Co-Director of the Editorial Institute Christopher Ricks - UPC : 781931082853 - Few Stock

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The Best-Loved Poems Of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by Caroline Kennedy

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The Best-Loved Poems Of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by Caroline Kennedy

By : Isabella Andreini, Anne MacNeil, James Wyatt Cook - UPC : 781401302481 - Few Stock

The Best-Loved Poems Of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by Caroline Kennedy

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Tears for Water

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Tears for Water

By : Alicia Keys - UPC : 780425205600 - In Stock

Fans are treated to never before published intimate poems from Keys' journal and lyrics from her multi-platinum Grammy-Award-winning CDs, "Songs in A Minor" and "The Diary of Alicia Keys." (Music)

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Notes on Leaving

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Notes on Leaving

By : Laisha Rosnau - UPC : 780889712003 - Limited Stock

A stunning poetry follow-up to Laisha Rosnau's novel The Sudden Weight of Snow.Winner of the 2005 Acorn-Plantos People's Poetry Prize

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Mature Laurel : Essays on Modern Polish Poetry

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Mature Laurel : Essays on Modern Polish Poetry

By : Laisha Rosnau - UPC : 780802312921 - Few Stock

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Inferno

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Inferno

By : Dante; MR Anthony Esolen; Gustave Dore - UPC : 780345483577 - In Stock

This groundbreaking bilingual edition of Dante's masterpiece includes a substantive Introduction, extensive notes, and appendices that reproduce Dante's key sources and influences.

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Paradise Lost

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Paradise Lost

By : Hackett Pub Co Inc - UPC : 780872207332 - Limited Stock

9780872207332

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Weighing Light : Poems

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Weighing Light : Poems

By : Geoffrey Brock - UPC : 781566636674 - In Stock

The fifth winner of the annual New Criterion Poetry Prize. From the glinting scales in a painting by Vermeer to the white lines that disappear beneath a headlight's beam, Mr....

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Lampblack & Ash

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Lampblack & Ash

By : Simone Muench - UPC : 781932511260 - In Stock

Winner of the 2004 Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry, selected by Carol Muske-Dukes

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Leadbelly : Poems

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Leadbelly : Poems

By : Tyehimba Jess - UPC : 780974635330 - In Stock

National Poetry Series winner makes compelling poetry from the tumultuous life of blues singer Leadbelly.

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In the Heart of the Heart of Another Country

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In the Heart of the Heart of Another Country

By : Etel Adnan - UPC : 780872864467 - Few Stock

A haunting exploration of identity, history, displacement, and war from an Arab American perspective

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Shadows of Houses

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Shadows of Houses

By : H L Hix - UPC : 780974599540 - Few Stock

H.L. Hix's measured crystalline particles of everyday life melt, moment by moment, into song.

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The Far Mosque (Paperback)

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The Far Mosque (Paperback)

By : Kazim Ali - UPC : 781882295531 - In Stock

Kazim Ali's poetry debut draws on mystical traditions of the world's religions in its urgent quest.

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The Poems Of Emily Dickinson

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The Poems Of Emily Dickinson

By : Emily Dickinson; R W Franklin - UPC : 780674018242 - In Stock

A foremost scholar of Dickinson's manuscripts has prepared an authoritative one-volume edition of all extant poems--1,789 in all--by the reclusive poet.

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100 Essential Modern Poems

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100 Essential Modern Poems

By : Joseph Parisi - UPC : 781566636124 - In Stock

Inspired and inspirational, worldly wise, deeply felt, and often delightfully funny, here in one compact volume are 100 of the greatest poems written in English over the last century, memorable...

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The Go-Go Boy Sonnets (Paperback)

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The Go-Go Boy Sonnets (Paperback)

By : Edmund Miller - UPC : 781592990399 - In Stock

Go-Go Boy Sonnets: Men of the New York Club Scene

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100 Favorite English and Irish Poems

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100 Favorite English and Irish Poems

By : Clarence C Strowbridge - UPC : 780486444291 - In Stock

Compact anthology features many of the best works by 59 poets writing in English, among them Edmund Spenser, Christina Rossetti, John Milton, Robert Burns, and William Blake.

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Here, Bullet

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Here, Bullet

By : Brian Turner - UPC : 781882295555 - In Stock

A first-person account of the Iraq War by a solider-poet, winner of the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award.

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You and Yours

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You and Yours

By : Naomi Shihab Nye - UPC : 781929918690 - In Stock

The author balances direct language with a suggestive "aslantness," probing the fragile connection between language and meaning. In this volume, ordinary people become extraordinary through empathetic use of poetic language.

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Willow, Wine, Mirror, Moon : Women's Poems from Tang China

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Willow, Wine, Mirror, Moon : Women's Poems from Tang China

By : Jeanne Larsen - UPC : 781929918744 - In Stock

Wine-house singers, empresses, angst-ridden wives, and broken-hearted nuns: poems from China's golden age.

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Eclogues and Georgics

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Eclogues and Georgics

By : Virgil - UPC : 780486445595 - Limited Stock

The Eclogues unfolds in an idyllic landscape shadowed by thwarted romance and civil war while the Georgics celebrates natural beauty, piety, family life, and the vitality of the Italian people.

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Forge

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Forge

By : Ted Mathys - UPC : 781566891783 - Few Stock

A muscular debut collection forged with rare confidence and power.

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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

By : Homer; Sir Ian McKellen - UPC : 780143058243 - Limited Stock

Homer's best-loved poem, recounting Odysseus' wanderings after the Trojan War. With wit and wile, Odysseus meets the challenges of gods and monsters. An evocation of man's journey through life.

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Living Room

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Living Room

By : Geoff Bouvier; Heather McHugh - UPC : 780971898189 - In Stock

Winner of the APR/Honickman Prize, judged by Heather McHugh. Acoustic and evocative, Bouvier's multi-layered writing unsettles perimeters.

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The Poems

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The Poems

By : Catullus; Peter Whigham; Peter Whigham - UPC : 780140449815 - Few Stock

One of the most versatile of Roman poets, Catullus wrote verse of an almost unparalleled diversity and stylistic agility, from the brevity of the epigram to the sustained elegance of...

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Landscapes I & II

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Landscapes I & II

By : Lesle Lewis - UPC : 781882295548 - Few Stock

The whimsical, highly animated landscapes of Lesle Lewis' second collection will surprise and delight.

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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

By : Michael Caesar - UPC : 781419157257 - In Stock

The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Poems of Coleridge

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Poems of Coleridge

By : Michael Caesar - UPC : 781419142185 - In Stock

Poems of Coleridge

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Dramatic Romances

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Dramatic Romances

By : Michael Caesar - UPC : 781419116803 - In Stock

Dramatic Romances

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Areopagitica and Other Prose Works

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Areopagitica and Other Prose Works

By : Michael Caesar - UPC : 781417912117 - In Stock

Areopagitica and Other Prose Works

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Twenty : South Carolina Poetry Fellows

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Twenty : South Carolina Poetry Fellows

By : Kwame Dawes - UPC : 781891885396 - Limited Stock

TWENTY

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Run, Shepherds, Run : Poems for Advent and Christmas

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Run, Shepherds, Run : Poems for Advent and Christmas

By : L William Countryman; L William Countryman - UPC : 780819221513 - In Stock

Countryman presents a poem a day for devotional reading during Advent and the 12 days of Christmas. Readers will find classic poets such as John Donne, Emily Dickinson, and Lord...

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Si de las niñas, El

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Si de las niñas, El

By : Arun Kolatkar; Professor in Contemporary Literature Amit Chaudhuri - UPC : 789500306249 - Few Stock

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Poems of Nature

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Poems of Nature

By : Xlibris Corporation - UPC : 781401087890 - In Stock

POEMS OF NATURE (9781401087890)

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The Complete Poems

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The Complete Poems

By : Andrew Marvell; Elizabeth Story Donno; Professor of Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature Jonathan Bate - UPC : 780140424577 - In Stock

9780140424577

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Riding the Waves

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Riding the Waves

By : Xlibris Corporation - UPC : 781413432466 - In Stock

Riding the Waves: A Memoir in Poetry

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Selected Poems of Rabindranath Tagore

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Selected Poems of Rabindranath Tagore

By : Noted Writer and Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore; School of Oriental and African Studies William Radice; William Radice - UPC : 780140449884 - In Stock

Originally published in Penguin Books, 1985.

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