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The Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry
The Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry
Written by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679741152
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The Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry

Written by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: June 25, 1996
Price: $18.00

This groundbreaking volume may well be the poetry anthology for the global village. As selected by J.D. McClatchy, this collection includes masterpieces from four continents and more than two dozen languages in translations by such distinguished poets as Elizabeth Bishop, W.S. Merwin, Ted Hughes, and Seamus Heaney. Among the countries and... Read more >
Does Your House Have Lions?
Does Your House Have Lions?
Written by Sonia Sanchez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068311
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Does Your House Have Lions?

Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 28, 1998
Price: $16.00

Nominated for the 1998 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry

Recommended Reading from Emerge

An epic poem on kin estranged, the death of a brother from AIDS, and the possibility of reconciliation and love in the face of loss. Read more >
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 >
The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson
The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson
Written by Emily Dickinson, Introduction by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780679783350
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The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson

Written by Emily Dickinson
Introduction by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2000
Price: $12.00

Emily Dickinson lived as a recluse in Amherst, Massachusetts, dedicating herself to writing a "letter to the world"--the 1,775 poems left unpublished at her death in 1886. Today, Dickinson stands in the front rank of American poets. This enthralling collection includes more than four hundred poems that were published between Dickinson's... Read more >
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180 More
180 More
Edited by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812972962
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180 More
Extraordinary Poems for Every Day
Edited by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2005
Price: $15.95

Come full circle with 180 new, exciting poems selected and introduced by Billy Collins.

Inspired by Billy Collins’s poem-a-day program for American high schools that he began through the Library of Congress, the original Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry was a gathering of clear, contemporary poems aimed at a wide... Read more >
Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke, Translated by Stephen Mitchell
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ISBN: 9780307473738
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Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus

Written by Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Stephen Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $15.00

Available for the first time in a single volume, Ranier Maria Rilke’s two most beloved sequences of poems rendered by his most faithful translator. Rilke is unquestionably the twentieth century’s most significant and compelling poet of romantic transformation and spiritual quest. His poems of ecstatic identification with the world exert perennial... Read more >
Plainwater
Plainwater
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375708428
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Plainwater
Essays and Poetry
Written by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2000
Price: $16.00

The poetry and prose collected in Plainwater are a testament to the extraordinary imagination of Anne Carson, a writer described by Michael Ondaatje as "the most exciting poet writing in English today." Succinct and astonishingly beautiful, these pieces stretch the boundaries of language and literary form, while juxtaposing classical and modern... Read more >
Narrow Road to the Interior
Narrow Road to the Interior
Written by Matsuo Basho, Translated by Sam Hamill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570627163
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Narrow Road to the Interior
And Other Writings
Written by Matsuo Basho
Translated by Sam Hamill


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2000
Price: $18.95

Here is the most complete single-volume collection of the writings of one of the great luminaries of Asian literature. Basho (1644–1694)—who elevated the haiku to an art form of utter simplicity and intense spiritual beauty—is best known in the West as the author of Narrow Road to the Interior, a... Read more >
Mother
Mother
Written by Maya Angelou
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066018
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Mother
A Cradle to Hold Me
Written by Maya Angelou


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $9.95

Poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then moved to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written a cookbook, Hallelujah! The Welcome Table; five poetry collections, including I Shall Not... Read more >
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Horoscopes for the Dead
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780812975628
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $16.00

WINNER—BEST POETRY—GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
NEWSWEEK/THE DAILY BEAST

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

 
Billy Collins is widely acknowledged as a prominent player at the table of modern American poetry. And in this smart, lyrical, and mischievous collection of poetry, which covers the everlasting themes of...

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