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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 >
Beat Poets
Beat Poets
Edited by Carmela Ciuraru
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375413322
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Beat Poets

Edited by Carmela Ciuraru


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2002
Price: $14.95

This rousing anthology features the work of more than twenty-five writers from the great twentieth-century countercultural literary movement. Writing with an audacious swagger and an iconoclastic zeal, and declaiming their verse with dramatic flourish in smoke-filled cafés, the Beats gave birth to a literature of previously unimaginable expressive range.

The defining work... Read more >
Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats
Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats
Written by John Keats, Introduction by Edward Hirsch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375756696
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Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats

Written by John Keats
Introduction by Edward Hirsch


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2001
Price: $16.00

'I think I shall be among the English Poets after my death,' John Keats soberly prophesied in 1818 as he started writing the blankverse epic Hyperion. Today he endures as the archetypal Romantic genius who explored the limits of the imagination and celebrated the pleasures of the senses but suffered a... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Nine Horses
Nine Horses
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780375755200
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Nine Horses
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2003
Price: $16.00

In Nine Horses, Billy Collins, America’s Poet Laureate for 2001–2003, continues his delicate negotiation between the clear and the mysterious, the comic and the elegiac. The poems in this collection reach dazzling heights while being firmly grounded in the everyday. Traveling by train, lying on a beach, and listening to jazz... Read more >
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Poesía completa
Poesía completa
Written by Jorge Luis Borges
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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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Six Centuries of Great Poetry
Six Centuries of Great Poetry
Written by Robert Penn Warren and Albert Erskine
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780440213833
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Six Centuries of Great Poetry
A Stunning Collection of Classic British Poems from Chaucer to Yeats
Written by Robert Penn Warren and Albert Erskine


Format: Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: October 3, 1992
Price: $7.99

Uniquely comprehensive...highly readable...the definitive collection of classic lyric poetry.

From Shakespeare's wise music to Marvell's profundity and wit...from the Romantics' passionate view of man and woman and nature to twentieth-centur poets' confused searching, this outstanding one-volume collection brings us the profound, soul-nourishing experience of great poetry.

Brilliantly selected and arranged by renowned literary... Read more >
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269683
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Collected Poems

Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $35.00

Gathered in this volume readers will find more than fifty years of poems by the incomparable Jack Gilbert, from his Yale Younger Poets prize-winning volume to glorious late poems, including a section of previously uncollected work.
 
There is no one quite like Jack Gilbert in postwar American poetry. After garnering... Read more >
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Beowulf
Beowulf
Written by Howell D. Chickering
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ISBN: 9781400096220
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Beowulf
A Dual-Language Edition
Written by Howell D. Chickering


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $15.95

The first major poem in English literature, Beowulf tells the story of the life and death of the legendary hero Beowulf in his three great battles with supernatural monsters. The ideal Anglo-Saxon warrior-aristocrat, Beowulf is an example of the heroic spirit at its finest.

Leading Beowulf scholar Howell D. Chickering, Jr.’s, fresh... Read more >
Inferno
Inferno
Written by Dante, Translated by Elio Zappulla
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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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