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Sailing Alone Around the Room
Sailing Alone Around the Room
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375755194
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Sailing Alone Around the Room
New and Selected Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2002
Price: $16.00

Sailing Alone Around the Room, by America’s Poet Laureate, Billy Collins, contains both new poems and a generous gathering from his earlier collections The Apple That Astonished Paris, Questions About Angels, The Art of Drowning, and Picnic, Lightning. These poems show Collins at his best, performing the kinds of distinctive poetic... Read more >
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Thirst
Thirst
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068977
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Thirst
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2007
Price: $15.00

Thirst, a collection of fortythree new poems from Pulitzer Prizewinner Mary Oliver, introduces two new directions in the poet's work. Grappling with grief at the death of her beloved partner of over forty years, she strives to experience sorrow as a path to spiritual progress, grief as part of loving and... Read more >
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Autobiography of Red
Autobiography of Red
Written by Anne Carson
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ISBN: 9780375701290
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Autobiography of Red
A Novel in Verse
Written by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 27, 1999
Price: $15.00

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
National book Critics Circle Award Finalist  

"Anne Carson is, for me, the most exciting poet writing in English today."--Michael Ondaatje

"This book is amazing--I haven't discovered any writing in years so marvelously disturbing." --Alice Munro

            
The award-winning poet Anne Carson reinvents a genre in... Read more >
Why I Wake Early
Why I Wake Early
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068793
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Why I Wake Early
New Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2005
Price: $15.00

The forty-seven new works in this volume include poems on crickets, toads, trout lilies, black snakes, goldenrod, bears, greeting the morning, watching the deer, and, finally, lingering in happiness. Each poem is imbued with the extraordinary perceptions of a poet who considers the everyday in our lives and the natural world... Read more >
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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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Poems Dead and Undead
Poems Dead and Undead
Edited by Tony Barnstone and Michelle Mitchell-Foust
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712517
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Poems Dead and Undead

Edited by Tony Barnstone and Michelle Mitchell-Foust


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $14.95

In time for Halloween: a one-of-a-kind hardcover collection of poems from ancient times to the present about ghosts, zombies, and vampires. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY POCKET POETS.

This selection of poems from across the ages brings to life a staggering array of zombies, ghosts, vampires, and devils. Our culture's current obsession with zombies and... Read more >
Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass
Written by Walt Whitman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679600763
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Leaves of Grass
The "Death-Bed" Edition
Written by Walt Whitman


Format: Hardcover, 736 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1993
Price: $24.00

Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice... Read more >
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Poetry 180
Poetry 180
Edited by Billy Collins, Introduction by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968873
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Poetry 180
A Turning Back to Poetry
Edited by Billy Collins
Introduction by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2003
Price: $16.00

A dazzling new anthology of 180 contemporary poems, selected and introduced by America’s Poet Laureate, Billy Collins.

Inspired by Billy Collins’s poem-a-day program with the Library of Congress, Poetry 180 is the perfect anthology for readers who appreciate engaging, thoughtful poems that are an immediate pleasure.

A 180-degree turn implies a turning back—in... Read more >
The Trouble with Poetry
The Trouble with Poetry
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780375755217
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The Trouble with Poetry
And Other Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $15.00

Playfulness, spare elegance, and wit epitomize the poetry of Billy Collins. With his distinct voice and accessible language, America’s two-term Poet Laureate has opened the door to poetry for countless people for whom it might otherwise remain closed.

Like the present book’s title, Collins’s poems are filled with mischief, humor, and... 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 >
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