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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 >
Book of Mercy
Book of Mercy
Written by Leonard Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771021879
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Book of Mercy

Written by Leonard Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2010
Price: $16.95

Popular since its original publication more than 25 years ago, Leonard Cohen's classic book of contemporary psalms is now beautifully repackaged.
 
Internationally celebrated for his writing and his music, Leonard Cohen is revered as one of the great writers, performers, and most consistently daring artists of our time. Now beautifully repackaged, the... Read more >
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Paradise
Paradise
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812977264
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Paradise

Written by Dante
Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Translated by Anthony Esolen


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $14.00

“If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, Crisis

In this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy, Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved... Read more >
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Stranger Music
Stranger Music
Written by Leonard Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679755418
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Stranger Music
Selected Poems and Songs
Written by Leonard Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 1, 1994
Price: $16.00

For the first time in paperback--the selected work of the legendary singer, poet, and performer. Stranger Music presents a magnificent cross-section of Cohen's work--including 11 previously unpublished poems--and demonstrates definitively that Cohen is a writer of dazzling intelligence and a force that transcends genres. 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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Rumi
Rumi
Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307263520
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Rumi

Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $13.50

The poetry of the medieval Persian sage Rumi combines lyrical beauty with spiritual profundity, a sense of rapture, and acute awareness of human suffering in ways that speak directly to contemporary audiences.

Trained in Sufism—a mystic tradition within Islam—Rumi founded the Sufi order known to us as the Whirling Dervishes, who... Read more >
Vintage Hughes
Vintage Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400034024
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Vintage Hughes

Written by Langston Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $10.95

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the great modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.

“Langston Hughes is a titanic figure in 20th-century American literature . . . a powerful interpreter of the American experience.” —The Philadelphia Inquirer

Arguably the most important writer to emerge from the Harlem Renaissance... Read more >
Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass
Written by Walt Whitman, Introduction by William Carlos Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679783428
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Leaves of Grass
The "Death-Bed" Edition
Written by Walt Whitman
Introduction by William Carlos Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 800 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $15.00

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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Paradiso
Paradiso
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031153
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Paradiso

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: Trade Paperback, 1024 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $19.95

With his journeys through Hell and Purgatory complete, Dante is at last led by his beloved Beatrice to Paradise. Where his experiences in the Inferno and Purgatorio were arduous and harrowing, this is a journey of comfort, revelation, and, above all, love-both romantic and divine. Robert Hollander is a Dante scholar... Read more >
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The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke
The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke
Written by Theodore Roethke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385086011
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The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke

Written by Theodore Roethke


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 10, 1974
Price: $16.95

This paperback edition contains the complete text of Roethke's seven published volumes plus sixteen previously uncollected poems. Included are his Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners The Walking, Words for the Wind, and The Far Field. Read more >
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