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Poem a Day: Volume One
Poem a Day: Volume One
Edited by Karen McCosker and Nicholas Albery
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781883642389
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Poem a Day: Volume One

Edited by Karen McCosker and Nicholas Albery


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1998
Price: $19.95

Once upon a time men and women of sense and sensibility knew by heart dozens of poems - Shakespeare's sonnets, stirring patriotic verse, odes to churchyards and elegies for the departed, the music of Swinburne or Poe or Yeats. Poems are meant to be voiced and A Poem a Day includes 366... Read more >
Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
Written by Mark Doty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807066096
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Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
On Objects and Intimacy
Written by Mark Doty


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 19, 2002
Price: $15.00

Mark Doty's prose has been hailed as "tempered and tough, sorrowing and serene" (The New York Times Book Review) and "achingly beautiful" (The Boston Globe). In Still Life with Oysters and Lemon he offers a stunning exploration of our attachment to ordinary things-how we invest objects with human store, and why... Read more >
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Vintage Hughes
Vintage Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400034024
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Vintage Hughes

Written by Langston Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $10.95

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the great modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.

“Langston Hughes is a titanic figure in 20th-century American literature . . . a powerful interpreter of the American experience.” —The Philadelphia Inquirer

Arguably the most important writer to emerge from the Harlem Renaissance... Read more >
Stay, Illusion
Stay, Illusion
Written by Lucie Brock-Broido
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307962027
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Stay, Illusion
Poems
Written by Lucie Brock-Broido


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $26.00

National Book Award Finalist

Stay, Illusion, the much-anticipated volume of poems by Lucie Brock-Broido, illuminates the broken but beautiful world she inhabits. Her poems are lit with magic and stark with truth: whether they speak from the imagined dwelling of her “Abandonarium,” or from habitats where animals are farmed and harmed... Read more >
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Plath: Poems
Plath: Poems
Written by Sylvia Plath
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375404641
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Plath: Poems

Written by Sylvia Plath


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 13, 1998
Price: $14.95

A representative selection of verse by the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer who left in the wake of her personal tragedy a legacy of poems that combine terrifying intensity and dazzling artistry. With their brutally frank self-exposure and emotional immediacy, Plath's poems, from "Lady Lazarus" to "Daddy," have had an enduring influence on... Read more >
Swan
Swan
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069141
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Swan
Poems and Prose Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $14.00

“Joy is not made to be a crumb,” writes Mary Oliver, and certainly joy abounds in her new book of poetry and prose poems. Swan, her twentieth volume, shows us that, though we may be “made out of the dust of stars,” we are of the world she captures here so...

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Translated by W.S. Merwin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375709920
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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Translated by W.S. Merwin


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2004
Price: $15.00

A splendid new translation of the classic Arthurian tale of enchantment, adventure, and romance, presented alongside the original Middle English text.

It is the height of Christmas and New Year’s revelry when an enormous knight with brilliant green clothes and skin descends upon King Arthur’s court. He presents a sinister challenge: he... Read more >
The Black Poets
The Black Poets
Written by Dudley Randall
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553275636
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The Black Poets

Written by Dudley Randall


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1985
Price: $7.99

"The claim of The Black Poets  to being... an anthology is that it  presents the full range of Black-American poetry,  from the slave songs to the present day. It is  important that folk poetry be included because it is  the root and inspiration of later, literary  poetry. Not only does this book present the full range  of Black... 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 Rumi Daybook
The Rumi Daybook
Edited by Kabir Helminski and Camille Helminski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308943
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The Rumi Daybook

Edited by Kabir Helminski and Camille Helminski


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $18.95

"My heart wandered through the world
constantly seeking after my cure,
but the sweet and delicious water of life
had to break through the granite of my heart." 


When the words of Rumi enter your heart, something softens, breaks, and is subtly reborn. That he wrote the words seven hundred years... Read more >
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