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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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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 >
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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Loose Woman
Loose Woman
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679755272
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Loose Woman
Poems
Written by Sandra Cisneros


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 14, 1995
Price: $13.95

A candid, sexy and wonderfully mood-strewn collection of poetry that celebrates the female aspects of love, from the reflective to the overtly erotic. "Poignant, sexy. . . lyrical, passionate. . . cool and delicate. . . hot as a chili pepper."--Boston Globe. Read more >
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Poems To Live By in Uncertain Times
Poems To Live By in Uncertain Times
Written by Joan Murray
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ISBN: 9780807068694
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Poems To Live By in Uncertain Times

Written by Joan Murray


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2001
Price: $16.00

The week after the attack on the World Trade Center, Joan Murray read her poem about it, "Survivors--Found," on National Public Radio.

Thousands heard her poem and were so moved that they contacted her to ask for copies. In the wake of our nation's tragedy, poetry has taken on a new relevance... Read more >
Shake Loose My Skin
Shake Loose My Skin
Written by Sonia Sanchez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068533
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Shake Loose My Skin
New and Selected Poems
Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2000
Price: $15.00

An extraordinary retrospective covering over thirty years of work, Shake Loose My Skin is a stunning testament to the literary, sensual, and political powers of the award-winning Sonia Sanchez. Read more >
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What Work Is
What Work Is
Written by Philip Levine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307761958
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What Work Is

Written by Philip Levine


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $12.99

Winner of the National Book Award in 1991
 
“This collection amounts to a hymn of praise for all the workers of America. These proletarian heroes, with names like Lonnie, Loo, Sweet Pea, and Packy, work the furnaces, forges, slag heaps, assembly lines, and loading docks at places with unglamorous names... Read more >
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The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
Format: Trade Paperback
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 Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake
The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake
Written by William Blake, Edited by David V. Erdman, Commentaries by Harold Bloom
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385152136
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The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake

Written by William Blake
Edited by David V. Erdman
Commentaries by Harold Bloom


Format: Trade Paperback, 1024 pages
On Sale: March 5, 1997
Price: $27.00

Since its first publication in 1965, this edition  has been widely hailed as the best available text  of Blake's poetry and prose. Now revised, if  includes up-to-date work on variants, chronology of  poems and critical commentary by Harold Bloom.

An  "Approved Edition" of the Center for Scholarly  Editions of the Modern Language Association. Read more >
Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander
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ISBN: 9780385497008
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $21.00

Now I shall sing the second kingdom,

there where the soul of man is cleansed,

made worthy to ascend to heaven.

In the second book of Dante’s epic poem The Divine Comedy, Dante has left hell and begins the ascent of the mount of purgatory. Just as hell had its circles, purgatory, situated at... Read more >
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