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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 >
The Odyssey
The Odyssey
Written by Homer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679410478
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The Odyssey

Written by Homer


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: November 3, 1992
Price: $25.00

One of the supreme masterpieces of world literature, the Homeric saga of the shipwrecks, wanderings, and homecoming of the master tactician Odysseus encompasses a virtual inventory of the themes and attitudes that have shaped Western culture. The tale of Odysseus’s encounters with such obstacles as Calypso, Circe, Scylla and Charybdis, the...

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Solitude
Solitude
Edited by Carmela Ciuraru
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400044238
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Solitude

Edited by Carmela Ciuraru


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2005
Price: $13.50

A literary sanctuary for what Shakespeare called “sessions of sweet silent thought,” this exquisite gathering of poems speaks to the consolations of solitude. Here is Wordsworth wandering “lonely as a cloud”; Poe confiding “all I loved, I loved alone”; Yeats’s communion with “the deep heart’s core”; and Han Shan’s heart of... Read more >
Arabic Poems
Arabic Poems
Edited by Marle Hammond
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712432
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Arabic Poems

Edited by Marle Hammond


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.95

A bilingual anthology of poems from the sixth century to the present, Arabic Poems is a one-of-a-kind showcase of a fascinating literary tradition.

The Arabic poetic legacy is as vast as it is deep, spanning a period of fifteen centuries in regions from Morocco to Iraq. Themes of love, nature... Read more >
Whitman: Poems
Whitman: Poems
Written by Walt Whitman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679436324
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Whitman: Poems

Written by Walt Whitman


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 18, 1994
Price: $14.95

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Whitman contains forty-two of the American master's poems, including "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," "Song of Myself," "I Hear America Singing," "Halcyon Days," and an index of first lines. Read more >
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Love Is a Stranger
Love Is a Stranger
Written by Jelaluddin Rumi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570625275
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Love Is a Stranger

Written by Jelaluddin Rumi


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: April 18, 2000
Price: $12.95

     "Love is a stranger and speaks a strange language," wrote Rumi, one of the world's most beloved mystical poets. His poems of spiritual love still speak directly to our hearts after more than seven hundred years. These classic selections contemplate separation and longing, intoxication and bliss, union and transcendence. Read more >
The Rumi Collection
The Rumi Collection
Written by Jelaluddin Rumi, Edited by Kabir Helminski, Introduction by Andrew Harvey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590302514
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The Rumi Collection

Written by Jelaluddin Rumi
Edited by Kabir Helminski
Introduction by Andrew Harvey


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2005
Price: $18.95

Rumi's poems are beloved for their touching perceptions of humanity and the Divine. Here is a rich introduction to the work of the great mystical poet, featuring leading literary translations of his verse. Translators include Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Andrew Harvey, Kabir Helminski, Camille Helminski, Daniel Liebert, and Peter Lamborn Wilson... Read more >
The Autobiography of Red
The Autobiography of Red
Written by Anne Carson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345807014
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The Autobiography of Red

Written by Anne Carson


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

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 >
Kipling: Poems
Kipling: Poems
Written by Rudyard Kipling, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267115
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Kipling: Poems

Written by Rudyard Kipling
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2007
Price: $14.95

Beloved for his fanciful and engrossing children’s literature, controversial for his enthusiasm for British imperialism, Rudyard Kipling remains one of the most widely read writers of Victorian and modern English literature. In addition to writing more than two dozen works of fiction, including Kim and The Jungle Book, Kipling was a... Read more >
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Wordsworth: Poems
Wordsworth: Poems
Written by William Wordsworth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679443698
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Wordsworth: Poems

Written by William Wordsworth


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: May 10, 1995
Price: $14.95

Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth (1770-1850) brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context of nature that have most influenced our cultural climate. Here, collected in this volume, are Wordsworth’s finest works, some of the most... Read more >
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