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Rumi
Rumi
Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307263520
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Rumi

Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $14.95

The poetry of the medieval Persian sage Rumi combines lyrical beauty with spiritual profundity, a sense of rapture, and acute awareness of human suffering in ways that speak directly to contemporary audiences.

Trained in Sufism—a mystic tradition within Islam—Rumi founded the Sufi order known to us as the Whirling Dervishes, who... Read more >
Wordsworth: Poems
Wordsworth: Poems
Written by William Wordsworth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679443698
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Wordsworth: Poems

Written by William Wordsworth


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: May 10, 1995
Price: $14.95

Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth (1770-1850) brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context of nature that have most influenced our cultural climate. Here, collected in this volume, are Wordsworth’s finest works, some of the most... Read more >
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Living Things
Living Things
Written by Anne Porter, Foreword by David Shapiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781581952162
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Living Things
Collected Poems
Written by Anne Porter
Foreword by David Shapiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $18.00

Living Things contains all the poems in Porter’s National Book Award Finalist collection, An Altogether Different Language, plus forty-four new works. David Shapiro writes in his foreword, “Anne Porter’s diction is as modest as that of William Carlos Williams or of a poet she nurtured as a houseguest for many years... Read more >
The Art of Love
The Art of Love
Written by Ovid, Translated by James Michie, Introduction by David Malouf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375761171
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The Art of Love

Written by Ovid
Translated by James Michie
Introduction by David Malouf


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2002
Price: $14.00

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 seduction and men in the skills essential for mastering the art of romantic conquest. In this remarkable translation, James Michie breathes... Read more >
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Gilgamesh
Gilgamesh
Edited by John Gardner, Translated by John Maier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780394740898
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Gilgamesh

Edited by John Gardner
Translated by John Maier


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 12, 1985
Price: $15.00

The story of Gilgamesh, an ancient epic poem written on clay tablets in a cuneiform alphabet, is as fascinating and moving as it is crucial to our ability to fathom the time and the place in which it was written. Gardner's version restores the poetry of the text and the lyricism... Read more >
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The Odyssey
The Odyssey
Written by Homer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679410478
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The Odyssey

Written by Homer


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: November 3, 1992
Price: $25.00

One of the supreme masterpieces of world literature, the Homeric saga of the shipwrecks, wanderings, and homecoming of the master tactician Odysseus encompasses a virtual inventory of the themes and attitudes that have shaped Western culture. The tale of Odysseus’s encounters with such obstacles as Calypso, Circe, Scylla and Charybdis, the...

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The Four Seasons
The Four Seasons
Edited by J.D. McClatchy, Introduction by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307268341
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The Four Seasons
Poems
Edited by J.D. McClatchy
Introduction by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2008
Price: $14.95

For the poet, even the most minute details of the natural world are starting points for flights of the imagination, and the pages of this collection celebrating the four seasons are brimming with an extraordinary range of observation and imagery. 

Here are poets past and present, from Chaucer, Shakespeare, and Wordsworth... Read more >
Inferno
Inferno
Written by Dante, Translated by Elio Zappulla
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679757085
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Inferno
A New Verse Translation
Written by Dante
Translated by Elio Zappulla


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 5, 1999
Price: $13.00

"As poetry, Mr. Zappulla's English Dante is successful--. The power of Dante's descriptive poetry should be apparent, and that is perhaps the highest compliment one can pay a translator."--Washington Times

In this new rendition of a timeless classic, Italian scholar Elio Zappulla captures the majesty and enduring power of the Inferno, the... Read more >
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Decreation
Decreation
Written by Anne Carson
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ISBN: 9781400078905
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Decreation

Written by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $15.95

Simone Weil described “decreation” as “undoing the creature in us”–an undoing of self. In her first collection in five years, Anne Carson explores this idea with characteristic brilliance and a tantalizing range of reference, moving from Aphrodite to Antonioni, Demosthenes to Annie Dillard, Telemachos to Trotsky, and writing in forms as... Read more >
Poesía completa
Poesía completa
Written by Jorge Luis Borges
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743503
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Poesía completa

Written by Jorge Luis Borges


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $17.00

La obra poética completa del maestro argentino en un solo volumen

Además de extraordinario narrador y ensayista, Jorge Luis Borges fue un excelente poeta. De hecho, puede decirse que la poesía es el alma de su obra. Indisociable de sus cuentos y ensayos, estos poemas son parte indispensable del universo borgiano... Read more >
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