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Frost: Poems
Frost: Poems
Written by Robert Frost, Edited by John Hollander
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679455141
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Frost: Poems

Written by Robert Frost
Edited by John Hollander


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 24, 1997
Price: $14.95

rom one of the most brilliant and widely read of all American poets, a generous selection of lyrics, dramatic monologues, and narrative poems--all of them steeped in the wayward and isolated beauty of Frost's native New England. Includes his classics "Mending Wall, " "Birches, " and "The Road Not Taken, "... Read more >
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Inferno
Inferno
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345483577
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Inferno

Written by Dante
Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Translated by Anthony Esolen


Format: Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2005
Price: $7.00

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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: $22.95

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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Why I Wake Early
Why I Wake Early
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Poems of the American South
Poems of the American South
Edited by David Biespiel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712449
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Poems of the American South

Edited by David Biespiel


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.95

This one-of-a-kind collection of poems about the American South ranges over four centuries of its dramatic history.

The arc of poetry of the South, from slave songs to Confederate hymns to Civil War ballads, from Reconstruction turmoil to the Agrarian movement to the dazzling poetry of the New South, is richly... Read more >
Autobiography of Red
Autobiography of Red
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
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 >
The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer, Translated by Burton Raffel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367648
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The Canterbury Tales

Written by Geoffrey Chaucer
Translated by Burton Raffel


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $13.99

Lively, absorbing, often outrageously funny, Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales is a work of genius, an undisputed classic that has held a special appeal for each generation of readers. The Tales gathers twenty-nine of literature’s most enduring (and endearing) characters in a vivid group portrait that captures the full spectrum of medieval... Read more >
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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679728184
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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes

Written by Langston Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 12, 1990
Price: $15.00

With the publication of his first book of poems, The Weary Blues, in 1926, Langston Hughes electrified readers and launched a renaissance in black writing in America.  The poems Hughes wrote celebrated the experience of invisible men and women: of slaves who "rushed the boots of Washington"; of musicians on Lenox Avenue... Read more >
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Paradise Lost
Paradise Lost
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
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ISBN: 9780375757969
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Paradise Lost

Written by John Milton
Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $12.00

Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich, and Stephen M. Fallon

John Milton’s Paradise Lost, an epic poem on the clash between God and his fallen angel, Satan, is a profound meditation on fate, free will, and divinity, and one of the most beautiful works in world literature. Extracted from the Modern Library’s...

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The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry
Written by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400030934
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The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry

Written by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2003
Price: $18.95

Dazzling in its range, exhilarating in its immediacy and grace, this collection gathers together, from every region of the country and from the past forty years, the poems that continue to shape our imaginations. From Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop, John Ashbery and Adrienne Rich, to Robert Haas and Louise Gluck... Read more >
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