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Sky Above, Great Wind
Sky Above, Great Wind
Written by Kazuaki Tanahashi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309827
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Sky Above, Great Wind
The Life and Poetry of Zen Master Ryokan
Written by Kazuaki Tanahashi


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $17.95

Ryokan (1758–1831) is, along with Dogen and Hakuin, one of the three giants of Zen in Japan. But unlike his two renowned colleagues, Ryokan was a societal dropout, living mostly as a hermit and a beggar. He was never head of a monastery or temple. He liked playing with children. He... Read more >
Haiku Mind
Haiku Mind
Written by Patricia Donegan
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ISBN: 9781590307588
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Haiku Mind
108 Poems to Cultivate Awareness and Open Your Heart
Written by Patricia Donegan


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $14.95

Haiku, the Japanese form of poetry written in just three lines, can be miraculous in its power to articulate the profundity of the simplest moment—and for that reason haiku can be a useful tool for bringing us to a heightened awareness of our lives. Here, the poet Patricia Donegan shares her... Read more >
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Poems That Touch the Heart
Poems That Touch the Heart
Written by A.L. Alexander
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385044011
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Poems That Touch the Heart

Written by A.L. Alexander


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: October 15, 1984
Price: $24.00

With over 650,000 copies in print, Poems That Touch The Heart is America's most popular collection of inspirational verse. Read more >
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Dante
Dante
Written by Erich Auerbach, Translated by Ralph Manheim, Introduction by Michael Dirda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590172193
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Dante
Poet of the Secular World
Written by Erich Auerbach
Translated by Ralph Manheim
Introduction by Michael Dirda


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2007
Price: $15.95

Erich Auerbach’s Dante: Poet of the Secular World is an inspiring introduction to one of world’s greatest poets as well as a brilliantly argued and still provocative essay in the history of ideas. Here Auerbach, thought by many to be the greatest of twentieth-century scholar-critics, makes the seemingly paradoxical claim that... Read more >
Love Letters
Love Letters
Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679446897
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Love Letters

Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: January 23, 1996
Price: $13.50

Here are 200 irresistible love letters from over the centuries, love letters both historic and fictional, love letters by poets and by princes, love letters enchanting, tragic, comic, superbly selected, beautifully printed, conveniently portable, to have with you wherever and whenever you're in the mood for love. 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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Anna Akhmatova
Anna Akhmatova
Written by Anna Akhmatova, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307264244
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Anna Akhmatova

Written by Anna Akhmatova
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2006
Price: $14.95

A legend in her own time both for her brilliant poetry and for her resistance to oppression, Anna Akhmatova—denounced by the Soviet regime for her “eroticism, mysticism, and political indifference”—is one of the greatest Russian poets of the twentieth century.

Before the revolution, Akhmatova was a wildly popular young poet who lived... Read more >
The Art of Love
The Art of Love
Written by Ovid, Translated by James Michie, Introduction by David Malouf
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801838
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The Art of Love

Written by Ovid
Translated by James Michie
Introduction by David Malouf


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2013
Price: $9.99

In the first century a.d., Ovid, author of the groundbreaking epic poem Metamorphoses, came under severe criticism for The Art of Love, which playfully instructed women in the art of seduction and men in the skills essential for mastering the art of romantic conquest. In this remarkable translation, James Michie breathes... Read more >
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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 >
Zen Poems
Zen Poems
Edited by Peter Harris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375405525
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Zen Poems

Edited by Peter Harris


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 23, 1999
Price: $14.95

The appreciation of Zen philosophy and art has become universal, and Zen poetry, with its simple expression of direct, intuitive insight and sudden enlightenment, appeals to lovers of poetry, spirituality, and beauty everywhere. This collection of translations of the classical Zen poets of China, Japan, and Korea includes the work of... Read more >
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