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Love in Verse
Love in Verse
Compiled by Kathleen Blease
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780449001288
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Love in Verse
Classic Poems of the Heart
Compiled by Kathleen Blease


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: December 29, 1997
Price: $12.00

The world for me, and all the world
can hold, is circled by your arms. . . .
--James Weldon Johnson [p. 48]

True love is eternal--and in poetry, it speaks across the ages to both men and women, reminding us of its power, constancy, and depth. In this lovely literary valentine, nearly... Read more >
If Not, Winter
If Not, Winter
Written by Sappho, Translated by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375724510
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If Not, Winter
Fragments of Sappho
Written by Sappho
Translated by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2003
Price: $16.95

Of the nine books of lyrics the ancient Greek poet Sappho is said to have composed, only one poem has survived complete. The rest are fragments. In this miraculous new translation, acclaimed poet and classicist Anne Carson presents all of Sappho’s fragments, in Greek and in English, as if on the... Read more >
Blizzard of One
Blizzard of One
Written by Mark Strand
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375701375
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Blizzard of One
Poems
Written by Mark Strand


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2000
Price: $16.95

Strand's poems occupy a place that exists between abstraction and the sensuous particulars of experience. It is a place created by a voice that moves with unerring ease between the commonplace and the sublime. The poems are filled with "the weather of leavetaking," but they are also unexpectedly funny. The erasure... Read more >
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Mark Strand
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352529
Our Price: $15.99
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Collected Poems

Written by Mark Strand


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $15.99

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

Gathered here is a half century’s magnificent work by the former poet laureate of the United States and Pulitzer Prize winner whose haunting and exemplary style has influenced an entire generation of American poets.

Beginning with the limited-edition volume Sleeping with One Eye Open, published... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke, Translated by Stephen Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473738
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Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus

Written by Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Stephen Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $15.00

Available for the first time in a single volume, Ranier Maria Rilke’s two most beloved sequences of poems rendered by his most faithful translator. Rilke is unquestionably the twentieth century’s most significant and compelling poet of romantic transformation and spiritual quest. His poems of ecstatic identification with the world exert perennial... Read more >
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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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems
Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems
Written by James Baldwin, Introduction by Nikky Finney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807084861
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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems

Written by James Baldwin
Introduction by Nikky Finney


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $16.00

All of the published poetry of James Baldwin, including six significant poems previously only available in a limited edition
 
During his lifetime (1924–1987), James Baldwin authored seven novels, as well as several plays and essay collections, which were published to wide-spread praise. These books, among them Notes of a Native Son,... Read more >
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The Metamorphoses
The Metamorphoses
Written by Ovid, Translated by Allen Mandelbaum, Introduction by J. C. McKeown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712319
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The Metamorphoses

Written by Ovid
Translated by Allen Mandelbaum
Introduction by J. C. McKeown


Format: Hardcover, 568 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $26.95

Ovid’s famous mock epic—a treasury of myth and magic that is one of the greatest literary works of classical antiquity—is rendered into fluidly poetic English by world-renowned translator Allen Mandelbaum.

Roman poet Ovid’s dazzling cycle of tales begins with the creation of the world and ends with the deification of Caesar... Read more >
Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass
Written by Walt Whitman, Introduction by William Carlos Williams
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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: $16.00

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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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068861
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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2005
Price: $26.50

Understand, I am always trying to figure out
what the soul is,
and where hidden,
and what shape-


New and Selected Poems, Volume Two, an anthology of forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-and sixty-nine poems hand-picked by Mary Oliver from six of her last eight books, is a major addition to a career in... Read more >
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