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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Written by Dante Alighieri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804169127
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The Divine Comedy
The Unabridged Classic
Written by Dante Alighieri


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

The complete Divine Comedy (Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso) in one volume from Vintage Classics. The greatest poem of the Middle Ages, in the standard Carlyle-Okey-Wickstead translation, with full notes.

Dante’s Divine Comedy relates the allegorical tale of the poet’s journey through the three realms of the dead. Accompanied through the Inferno and Purgatory... Read more >
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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068878
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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2007
Price: $16.00

Mary Oliver has been writing poetry for nearly five decades, and in that time she has become America's foremost poetic voice on our experience of the physical world. This collection presents forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-along with works chosen by Oliver from six of the books she has published... Read more >
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Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
Written by Langston Hughes
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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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Ten Poems to Change Your Life
Ten Poems to Change Your Life
Written by Roger Housden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780609609019
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life

Written by Roger Housden


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2001
Price: $16.00

This is a dangerous book. Great poetry calls into question not less than everything. It dares us to break free from the safe strategies of the cautious mind. It opens us to pain and joy and delight. It amazes, startles, pierces, and transforms us. It can lead to communion and grace.

Through... Read more >
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House of Light
House of Light
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068113
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House of Light

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 8, 1992
Price: $16.00

Winner of a 1991 Christopher Award

Winner of the 1991 Boston Globe Lawrence L. Winship Book Award

This collection of poems by Mary Oliver once again invites the reader to step across the threshold of ordinary life into a world of natural and spiritual luminosity. Read more >
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The Song of Songs
The Song of Songs
Afterword by Robert Alter, Translated by Ariel Bloch and Chana Bloch, Foreword by Stephen Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812976205
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The Song of Songs
The World's First Great Love Poem
Afterword by Robert Alter
Translated by Ariel Bloch and Chana Bloch
Foreword by Stephen Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.00

“Next to Genesis, no book in the Hebrew Bible has had a stronger influence on Western literature than the Song of Songs.”
The New York Review of Books

One of the greatest love poems ever written, The Song of Songs celebrates the sexual awakening of a young woman and her lover and the... Read more >
Plath: Poems
Plath: Poems
Written by Sylvia Plath
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375404641
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Plath: Poems

Written by Sylvia Plath


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 13, 1998
Price: $14.95

A representative selection of verse by the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer who left in the wake of her personal tragedy a legacy of poems that combine terrifying intensity and dazzling artistry. With their brutally frank self-exposure and emotional immediacy, Plath's poems, from "Lady Lazarus" to "Daddy," have had an enduring influence on... Read more >
Celebrations
Celebrations
Written by Maya Angelou
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066100
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Celebrations
Rituals of Peace and Prayer
Written by Maya Angelou


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2006
Price: $16.95

Grace, dignity, and eloquence have long been hallmarks of Maya Angelou’s poetry. Her measured verses have stirred our souls, energized our minds, and healed our hearts. Whether offering hope in the darkest of nights or expressing sincere joy at the extraordinariness of the everyday, Maya Angelou has served as our common... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385497008
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Jean Hollander and Robert Hollander


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $21.00

Now I shall sing the second kingdom,

there where the soul of man is cleansed,

made worthy to ascend to heaven.

In the second book of Dante’s epic poem The Divine Comedy, Dante has left hell and begins the ascent of the mount of purgatory. Just as hell had its circles, purgatory, situated at... Read more >
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Poem a Day: Volume One
Poem a Day: Volume One
Edited by Karen McCosker and Nicholas Albery
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781883642389
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Poem a Day: Volume One

Edited by Karen McCosker and Nicholas Albery


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1998
Price: $19.95

Once upon a time men and women of sense and sensibility knew by heart dozens of poems - Shakespeare's sonnets, stirring patriotic verse, odes to churchyards and elegies for the departed, the music of Swinburne or Poe or Yeats. Poems are meant to be voiced and A Poem a Day includes 366... Read more >
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