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Arabic Poems

(Available August 5, 2014)
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 >
Poems of the American South

(Available August 5, 2014)
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 >
Lines in Long Array
Lines in Long Array
Edited by David C. Ward and Frank H. Goodyear III
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588343970
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Lines in Long Array
A Civil War Commemoration: Poems and Photographs, Past and Present
Edited by David C. Ward and Frank H. Goodyear III


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $19.95

Lines in Long Array demonstrates the enduring impact of the Civil War on American culture by presenting poems and photographs from both the past and present, including 12 wholly new poems by contemporary poets created especially for this volume.

Includes previously unpublished poetry by Eavan Boland, Geoffrey Brock, Nikki Giovanni, Jorie Graham... Read more >
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Lines in Long Array
A Civil War Commemoration: Poems and Photographs, Past and Present
Edited by David C. Ward and Frank H. Goodyear III


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $19.95

Lines in Long Array demonstrates the enduring impact of the Civil War on American culture by presenting poems and photographs from both the past and present, including 12 wholly new poems by contemporary poets created especially for this volume.

Includes previously unpublished poetry by Eavan Boland, Geoffrey Brock, Nikki Giovanni, Jorie Graham... Read more >
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The Anchor Book of Sixteenth Century Verse
The Anchor Book of Sixteenth Century Verse
Edited by Richard D. Sylvester
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307826374
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The Anchor Book of Sixteenth Century Verse

Edited by Richard D. Sylvester


Format: eBook, 648 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2013
Price: $16.99

This comprehensive anthology contains selections from the work of twenty-five poets of the sixteenth century. Employing the original, rather than normalized, texts, the volume includes complete, non-excerpted poems by John Skelton, Philip Sidney and others. The selections - which include such works as 'The Steele Glass'. Richard S. Sylvester examines the... Read more >
Browning: Poems
Browning: Poems
Written by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823601
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Browning: Poems

Written by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $9.99

Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning are without parallel in the nineteenth century: celebrated poets, they became equally famous for their marriage. Still popular more than a century after their deaths, their poetry vividly reflects the unique nature of their relationship.

This collection presents the Brownings’ work in the context of their... Read more >
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Art and Artists
Art and Artists
Edited by Emily Fragos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307959386
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Art and Artists
Poems
Edited by Emily Fragos


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $13.50

Art and Artists: Poems is a sumptuous collection of visions in verse—the work of centuries of poets who have used their own art form to illuminate art created by others.

A wide variety of visual art forms have inspired great poetry, from painting, sculpture, and photography to tapestry, folk art, and calligraphy...

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Poems After Midnight
Poems After Midnight
Written by Knopf
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961877
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Poems After Midnight
A Knopf Poem-a-Day Selection
Written by Knopf


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $0.99

Most poets are or have been at one time or another members of what Mark Strand here calls “The Midnight Club”: they are insomniacs, or feel most productive in the middle of the night, or, if nothing else, are people whose work requires an openness to the dreams, visions, and scraps... Read more >
Villanelles
Villanelles
Edited by Annie Finch and Marie-Elizabeth Mali
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957863
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Villanelles

Edited by Annie Finch and Marie-Elizabeth Mali


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $14.95

The first of its kind--a comprehensive collection of the best of the villanelle, a delightful poetic form whose popularity ranks only behind that of the sonnet and the haiku.
 
With its intricate rhyme scheme and dance-like pattern of repeating lines, its marriage of recurrence and surprise, the villanelle is a... Read more >
The Vintage Book of African American Poetry
The Vintage Book of African American Poetry
Edited by Michael S. Harper and Anthony Walton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307765130
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The Vintage Book of African American Poetry

Edited by Michael S. Harper and Anthony Walton


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $14.99

In The Vintage Book of African American Poetry, editors Michael S. Harper and Anthony Walton present the definitive collection of black verse in the United States--200 years of vision, struggle, power, beauty, and triumph from 52 outstanding poets.

From the neoclassical stylings of slave-born Phillis Wheatley to the wistful lyricism of Paul... Read more >
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A Mind of Winter
A Mind of Winter
Selected by Robert Atwan, Introduction by Donald Hall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069202
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A Mind of Winter
Poems for a Snowy Season
Selected by Robert Atwan
Introduction by Donald Hall


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $9.95

There is no better time to curl up in a comfortable chair and read than in wintertime. And winter has been a powerful muse for many of America's best loved poets. The elegant patterns of frost on a windowpane, a child on a sled, a lone fox foraging for food on... Read more >
Killer Verse
Killer Verse
Edited by Harold Schechter and Kurt Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700933
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Killer Verse
Poems of Murder and Mayhem
Edited by Harold Schechter and Kurt Brown


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $13.50

Killer Verse: Poems of Murder and Mayhem is a spine-tingling collection of terrifically creepy poems about the deadly art of murder.

The villains and victims who populate these pages range from Cain and Abel and Bluebeard and his wives to Lizzie Borden, Jack the Ripper, and Mafia hit men. The literary forms...

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Poetry in Person
Poetry in Person
Written by Alexander Neubauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711756
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Poetry in Person
Twenty-five Years of Conversation with America's Poets
Written by Alexander Neubauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $18.00

“In the fall of 1970, at the New School in Greenwich Village, a new teacher posted a flyer on the wall,” begins Alexander Neubauer’s introduction to this remarkable book. “It read ‘Meet Poets and Poetry, with Pearl London and Guests.’” Few students responded. No one knew Pearl London, the daughter of... Read more >
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Poetry After 9/11
Poetry After 9/11
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612190006
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Poetry After 9/11
An Anthology of New York Poets
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $14.95

The 10th anniversary edition of this important and inspiring collection is a sweeping overview of poetry written in New York in the year after the 9/11 attacks.

This 10th anniversary edition of the popular anthology contains poems by forty-five of the most important poets of the day, as well as some... Read more >
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Poetry After 9/11
An Anthology of New York Poets
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $14.95

The 10th anniversary edition of this important and inspiring collection is a sweeping overview of poetry written in New York in the year after the 9/11 attacks.

This 10th anniversary edition of the popular anthology contains poems by forty-five of the most important poets of the day, as well as some... Read more >
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Zoland Poetry
Zoland Poetry
Edited by Roland Pease
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781581952421
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Zoland Poetry
An Annual of Poems, Translations and Interviews - No. 5
Edited by Roland Pease


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $17.99

Zoland Poetry is a new annual volume of contemporary writing from around the globe, bringing together original English-language poems, translations into English, and interviews with featured poets. What instantly sets Zoland Poetry apart from other literary compilations is that the translations appear as an integral part of the contemporary poetry scene... Read more >
The Art of Angling
The Art of Angling
Edited by Henry Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307597038
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The Art of Angling
Poems about Fishing
Edited by Henry Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $13.50

The Art of Angling offers a bountiful catch of poems from around the world and through the ages on every aspect of the beloved sport.

Fishing has inspired a wealth of poetry—Tang Dynasty meditations; Japanese haiku; medieval rhymes; classic verses by Homer and Shakespeare; poems by Donne, Goethe, Tennyson, and Yeats. Modern...

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Animal Poems
Animal Poems
Edited by Carmela Ciuraru, Emily Fragos and J.D. McClatchy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700865
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Animal Poems
Doggerel; Great Cat; On Wings of Song; Poems About Horses
Edited by Carmela Ciuraru, Emily Fragos and J.D. McClatchy


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $53.00

A must-have collection for any animal lover. These delightful volumes from the Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets series contain rich and assorted cadences from poets across the centuries. With colorful cloth sewn bindings, elegant gold stamped covers, and silk ribbon markers, these books are essentials for any home library.

Titles included:
Doggerel, edited by... Read more >
Pocket Poets: Love & Friendship
Pocket Poets: Love & Friendship
Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700858
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Pocket Poets: Love & Friendship
Friendship Poems; Love Letters; Love Poems; Love Songs and Sonnets
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $54.00

This collection of wonderful anthologies from the Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets series celebrates love and friendship in all of their delightful aspects, from the pleasures of first meetings to the joys of lifelong devotion. With colorful cloth sewn bindings, elegant gold stamped covers, and silk ribbon markers, these are books that... Read more >
Poetry in Person
Poetry in Person
Edited by Alexander Neubauer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307772466
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Poetry in Person
Twenty-five Years of Conversation with America's Poets
Edited by Alexander Neubauer


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $13.99

“In the fall of 1970, at the New School in Greenwich Village, a new teacher posted a flyer on the wall,” begins Alexander Neubauer’s introduction to this remarkable book. “It read ‘Meet Poets and Poetry, with Pearl London and Guests.’” Few students responded. No one knew Pearl London, the daughter of... Read more >
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Random House Treasury of Best-Loved Children's Poems
Random House Treasury of Best-Loved Children's Poems
Written by Patricia Klein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497574
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Random House Treasury of Best-Loved Children's Poems

Written by Patricia Klein


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2010
Price: $9.99

This latest addition to the highly successful Random House poetry treasury series is a nostalgic collection of children's poems. This is the perfect assortment of poems for children, their parents, and other loved ones to read together.

• Features more than 100 poems by poets such as A.A. Milne, Christina Rossetti, Lewis... Read more >
Random House Treasury of Friendship Poems
Random House Treasury of Friendship Poems
Written by Patricia S. Klein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497581
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Random House Treasury of Friendship Poems

Written by Patricia S. Klein


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $9.99

The latest addition to the Random House poetry treasury series is a charming collection of timeless poems celebrating the virtues of friendship.

• Features more than 100 poems from such greats as Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, and Billy Collins

• Compact jacketed hardcover gift edition with a ribbon page marker


From the... Read more >
Random House Treasury of Year-Round Poems
Random House Treasury of Year-Round Poems
Written by Patricia Klein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497598
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Random House Treasury of Year-Round Poems

Written by Patricia Klein


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $9.99

Celebrate each season of the year with this collection of more than 100 poems commemorating a broad scope of holidays such as Christmas, Easter, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Cinco de Mayo, and Valentine's Day, as well as birthdays, anniversaries, the seasons, and the general passage of time.

• Featuring 100-plus favorites from e.e. cummings... Read more >
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Selected by Brian Trehearne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771086335
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960

Selected by Brian Trehearne


Format: eBook, 460 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $18.99

The best in four decades of exceptional Canadian poetry, now in a limited hardcover edition.

The poets in this anthology, all of whom matured creatively between 1920 and 1960, considered it one of their primary obligations to modernize Canadian writing, to bring the country's poetry out of late Romantic stasis after the... Read more >
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Selected by Brian Trehearne
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ISBN: 9780771086342
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960

Selected by Brian Trehearne


Format: Trade Paperback, 488 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $24.95

The best in four decades of exceptional Canadian poetry, now in a limited hardcover edition.

The poets in this anthology, all of whom matured creatively between 1920 and 1960, considered it one of their primary obligations to modernize Canadian writing, to bring the country's poetry out of late Romantic stasis after the... Read more >
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