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Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass
Written by Walt Whitman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679600763
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Leaves of Grass
The "Death-Bed" Edition
Written by Walt Whitman


Format: Hardcover, 736 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1993
Price: $24.00

Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice... Read more >
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The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke
The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke, Edited by Stephen Mitchell, Translated by Stephen Mitchell, Introduction by Robert Hass
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679722014
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The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

Written by Rainer Maria Rilke
Edited by Stephen Mitchell
Translated by Stephen Mitchell
Introduction by Robert Hass


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: March 13, 1989
Price: $15.95

"This miracle of a book, perhaps the most beautiful group of poetic translations this century has ever produced," (Chicago Tribune) should stand as the definitive English language version. Read more >
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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes, Edited by Arnold Rampersad
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679764083
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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes

Written by Langston Hughes
Edited by Arnold Rampersad


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: October 31, 1995
Price: $19.95

"The ultimate book for both the dabbler and serious scholar--. [Hughes] is sumptuous and sharp, playful and sparse, grounded in an earthy music--. This book is a glorious revelation."--Boston Globe

Spanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300 of which have never before appeared in book form), this magnificent volume is... Read more >
Phenomenal Woman
Phenomenal Woman
Written by Maya Angelou
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679439240
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Phenomenal Woman
Four Poems Celebrating Women
Written by Maya Angelou


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 17, 1995
Price: $14.00

Maya Angelou, the bestselling author of On the Pulse of Morning, Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now, and other lavishly praised works, is considered one of America's finest poets. Here, four of her most highly acclaimed poems are assembled in a beautiful gift edition that provides a feast for the... Read more >
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Poetry 180
Poetry 180
Edited by Billy Collins, Introduction by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968873
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Poetry 180
A Turning Back to Poetry
Edited by Billy Collins
Introduction by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2003
Price: $16.00

A dazzling new anthology of 180 contemporary poems, selected and introduced by America’s Poet Laureate, Billy Collins.

Inspired by Billy Collins’s poem-a-day program with the Library of Congress, Poetry 180 is the perfect anthology for readers who appreciate engaging, thoughtful poems that are an immediate pleasure.

A 180-degree turn implies a turning back—in... Read more >
Love Poems
Love Poems
Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679429067
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Love Poems

Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 2, 1993
Price: $14.95

It has often been said that love, both sacred and profane, is the only true subject of the lyric poem. Nothing better justifies this claim than the splendid poems in this volume, which range from the writings of ancient China to those of modern-day America and represent, at its most piercing... Read more >
Stag's Leap
Stag's Leap
Written by Sharon Olds
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375712258
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Stag's Leap
Poems
Written by Sharon Olds


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $16.95

Stag’s Leap is stunningly poignant sequence of poems that tells the story of a divorce, embracing strands of love, sex, sorrow, memory, and new freedom.

In this wise and intimate telling—which carries us through the seasons when her marriage was ending—Sharon Olds opens her heart to the reader, sharing the feeling... Read more >
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The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
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ISBN: 9780679729525
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The Aeneid

Written by Virgil
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: June 16, 1990
Price: $13.00

Virgil's great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman civilizing mission. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Read more >
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Aimless Love
Aimless Love
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679644057
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Aimless Love
New and Selected Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $26.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“America’s favorite poet.”—The Wall Street Journal

From the two-term Poet Laureate of the United States Billy Collins comes his first volume of new and selected poems in twelve years. Aimless Love combines fifty new poems with generous selections from his four most recent books—Nine Horses, The Trouble with Poetry... Read more >
The Trouble with Poetry
The Trouble with Poetry
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375755217
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The Trouble with Poetry
And Other Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $15.00

Playfulness, spare elegance, and wit epitomize the poetry of Billy Collins. With his distinct voice and accessible language, America’s two-term Poet Laureate has opened the door to poetry for countless people for whom it might otherwise remain closed.

Like the present book’s title, Collins’s poems are filled with mischief, humor, and... Read more >
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