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Red Doc>
Red Doc>
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307950673
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Red Doc>

Written by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

**New York Magazine's Top 10 Books of 2013**
**GoodReads Reader’s Choice Award Winner**

Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to them in later life. Red Doc> continues their...

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The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307819017
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The Aeneid

Written by Virgil
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2013
Price: $9.99

Virgil's great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman civilizing mission. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Read more >
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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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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Written by Dante Alighieri
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ISBN: 9780307823731
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The Divine Comedy
The Unabridged Classic
Written by Dante Alighieri


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $9.99

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 by Virgil--author of the Roman epic the Aeniad--Dante encounters mythical, historical, and contemporaneous figures in their respective afterlives. Relying on classical (pagan) mythology and Christian imagery and... Read more >
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Red Doc>
Red Doc>
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307960580
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Red Doc>

Written by Anne Carson


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to them in later life. Red Doc> continues their adventures in a very different style and with changed names.

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Paradise
Paradise
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307422545
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Paradise

Written by Dante
Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Translated by Anthony Esolen


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $2.99

“If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, Crisis

In this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy, Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved... Read more >
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Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems
Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983715
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Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems

Written by John Milton
Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $18.00

Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich, and Stephen M. Fallon
 
Derived from the Modern Library’s esteemed The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton, this new volume, extensively revised and updated by its editors, contains Milton’s two late masterpieces, the brief epic Paradise Regained and the tragic drama Samson... Read more >
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Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems
Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
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ISBN: 9780679645580
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Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems

Written by John Milton
Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $2.99

Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich, and Stephen M. Fallon
 
Derived from the Modern Library’s esteemed The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton, this new volume, extensively revised and updated by its editors, contains Milton’s two late masterpieces, the brief epic Paradise Regained and the tragic drama Samson... Read more >
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Purgatorio
Purgatorio
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385508315
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Purgatorio

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $14.99

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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Paradiso
Paradiso
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
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ISBN: 9780307805959
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Paradiso

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: eBook, 1024 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $12.99

With his journeys through Hell and Purgatory complete, Dante is at last led by his beloved Beatrice to Paradise. Where his experiences in the Inferno and Purgatorio were arduous and harrowing, this is a journey of comfort, revelation, and, above all, love-both romantic and divine. Robert Hollander is a Dante scholar... Read more >
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The Changing Light at Sandover
The Changing Light at Sandover
Written by James Merrill, Edited by J.D. McClatchy and Stephen Yenser
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711749
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The Changing Light at Sandover

Written by James Merrill
Edited by J.D. McClatchy and Stephen Yenser


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $30.00

A welcome return to paperback: James Merrill’s most famous and celebrated work. Read more >
To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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To the House of Collateral Damage
To the House of Collateral Damage
Written by William La Riche
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228593
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To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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Paradiso
Paradiso
Written by Dante, Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031153
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Paradiso

Written by Dante
Translated by Robert Hollander and Jean Hollander


Format: Trade Paperback, 1024 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $19.95

With his journeys through Hell and Purgatory complete, Dante is at last led by his beloved Beatrice to Paradise. Where his experiences in the Inferno and Purgatorio were arduous and harrowing, this is a journey of comfort, revelation, and, above all, love-both romantic and divine. Robert Hollander is a Dante scholar... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a paperback.
Paradise
Paradise
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812977264
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Paradise

Written by Dante
Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Translated by Anthony Esolen


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $14.00

“If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, Crisis

In this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy, Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
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