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Love in Verse
Love in Verse
Compiled by Kathleen Blease
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780449001288
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Love in Verse
Classic Poems of the Heart
Compiled by Kathleen Blease


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: December 29, 1997
Price: $12.00

The world for me, and all the world
can hold, is circled by your arms. . . .
--James Weldon Johnson [p. 48]

True love is eternal--and in poetry, it speaks across the ages to both men and women, reminding us of its power, constancy, and depth. In this lovely literary valentine, nearly... Read more >
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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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes, Edited by Arnold Rampersad
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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 >
Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by W. H. Auden, Edited by Edward Mendelson
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ISBN: 9780307278081
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Selected Poems

Written by W. H. Auden
Edited by Edward Mendelson


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $16.00

This significantly expanded edition of W. H. Auden’s Selected Poems adds twenty poems to the hundred in the original edition, broadening its focus to better reflect the enormous wealth of form, rhetoric, tone, and content in Auden’s work. Newly included are such favorites as “Funeral Blues” and other works that represent... Read more >
The Rumi Collection
The Rumi Collection
Written by Jelaluddin Rumi, Edited by Kabir Helminski, Introduction by Andrew Harvey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590302514
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The Rumi Collection

Written by Jelaluddin Rumi
Edited by Kabir Helminski
Introduction by Andrew Harvey


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2005
Price: $18.95

Rumi's poems are beloved for their touching perceptions of humanity and the Divine. Here is a rich introduction to the work of the great mystical poet, featuring leading literary translations of his verse. Translators include Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Andrew Harvey, Kabir Helminski, Camille Helminski, Daniel Liebert, and Peter Lamborn Wilson... Read more >
The Pocket Rumi
The Pocket Rumi
Written by Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi, Edited by Kabir Helminski
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ISBN: 9781590306352
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The Pocket Rumi

Written by Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi
Edited by Kabir Helminski


Format: Trade Paperback, 316 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $8.95

The cry of the soul in love with God has never been more eloquently expressed than by the great Persian Sufi master Jalaluddin Rumi (1207–1273). Readers have thrilled to his ecstatic songs of divine union for more than eight hundred years. Now, here is a collection of the best of Rumi’s... 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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Red Bird
Red Bird
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068939
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Red Bird
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $15.00

Mary Oliver's twelfth book of poetry, Red Bird comprises sixty-one poems, the most ever in a single volume of her work. Overflowing with her keen observation of the natural world and her gratitude for its gifts, for the many people she has loved in her seventy years, as well as for... Read more >
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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 >
The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679413356
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The Aeneid

Written by Virgil
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald


Format: Hardcover, 520 pages
On Sale: June 30, 1992
Price: $21.00

 

In dramatic and narrative power, Virgil’s Aeneid is the equal of its great Homeric predecessors, The Iliad and The Odyssey. It surpasses them, however, in the intense sympathy it displays for its human actors–a sympathy that makes events such as Aeneas’s escape from Troy and search for a new homeland, the...

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