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Love Haiku

(Available January 20, 2015)
Love Haiku
Edited by Patricia Donegan, Translated by Patricia Donegan and Yoshie Ishibashi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801880
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Love Haiku
Japanese Poems of Yearning, Passion, and Remembrance
Edited by Patricia Donegan
Translated by Patricia Donegan and Yoshie Ishibashi


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $16.00

An exquisite collection of love poems in a striking gift book format--published just in time for Valentine's Day.

     Haiku is celebrated as a concise form of poetry able to convey a singular moment with great clarity. While haiku most often depicts the natural world, when focused on the elements of love and... Read more >
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Chinese Rhyme-Prose

(Available January 13, 2015)
Chinese Rhyme-Prose
Preface by Lucas Klein, Translated by Burton Watson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789629965631
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Chinese Rhyme-Prose

Preface by Lucas Klein
Translated by Burton Watson


Format: Trade Paperback, 172 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $15.95

Selected as one of the sixty-five masterpieces for the UNESCO Collection of Representative Works

The fu, or rhyme-prose, is a major poetic form in Chinese literature, most popular between the 2nd century b.c. and 6th century a.d. Unlike what is usually considered Chinese poetry, it is a hybrid of prose and rhymed... Read more >
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Chinese Rhyme-Prose

Preface by Lucas Klein
Translated by Burton Watson


Format: eBook, 172 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $15.95

Selected as one of the sixty-five masterpieces for the UNESCO Collection of Representative Works

The fu, or rhyme-prose, is a major poetic form in Chinese literature, most popular between the 2nd century b.c. and 6th century a.d. Unlike what is usually considered Chinese poetry, it is a hybrid of prose and rhymed... Read more >
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The Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
The Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke, Translated by Stephen Mitchell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153607
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The Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus
A Dual Language Edition
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Stephen Mitchell


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 26, 2014
Price: $11.99

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 >
Birding, or Desire
Birding, or Desire
Written by Don McKay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996660
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Birding, or Desire

Written by Don McKay


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

This extraordinary book is a celebration –of the quirky plenitude of nature, and of the deep rhythms of family life. Don McKay writes with great technical panache. But his attention to what he loves is so constant and so generous that we are left, not with mere virtuosity, but with a... Read more >
Another Gravity
Another Gravity
Written by Don McKay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996646
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Another Gravity

Written by Don McKay


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

From one of Canada’s most acclaimed poets and the winner of the Governor General’s Award for Poetry.

This book, Don McKay’s ninth collection, practises "the dark art of reflection" – which, as one of the poems tells us, whether boldly or capriciously, could not have existed without the moon – as it... Read more >
Apparatus
Apparatus
Written by Don McKay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996653
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Apparatus

Written by Don McKay


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

“There’s a place / between desire and memory, some back porch / we can neither wish for nor recall,” writes Don McKay in Apparatus. The poems in this collection home in on that place – those keenly desired places – where language will not reach. Apparatus is Don McKay’s first collection... Read more >
Cat Town
Cat Town
Written by Sakutaro Hagiwara, Edited by Hiroaki Sato, Translated by Hiroaki Sato
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177754
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Cat Town

Written by Sakutaro Hagiwara
Edited by Hiroaki Sato
Translated by Hiroaki Sato


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.00

Modernist poet Sakutarō Hagiwara’s first published book, Howling at the Moon, shattered conventional verse forms and transformed the poetic landscape of Japan. Two of its poems were removed on order of the Ministry of the Interior for “disturbing social customs.” Along with the entirety of Howling, this volume includes all of... Read more >
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Cat Town

Written by Sakutaro Hagiwara
Edited by Hiroaki Sato
Translated by Hiroaki Sato


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.00

Modernist poet Sakutarō Hagiwara’s first published book, Howling at the Moon, shattered conventional verse forms and transformed the poetic landscape of Japan. Two of its poems were removed on order of the Ministry of the Interior for “disturbing social customs.” Along with the entirety of Howling, this volume includes all of... Read more >
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Relations with the Natural World

Written by Jonathan Towers


Format: eBook, 30 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $1.99

A beloved, familiar figure known as “Jon the Walker” for his daily appearances traversing the marshes and waterways of various Connecticut towns, Jonathan Towers composed brief, emotionally evocative poems until his suicide in 2005 after years of struggle with mental illness. His work was fueled by reading and a rich inner... Read more >
Everytime a Knot is Undone, a God is Released
Everytime a Knot is Undone, a God is Released
Written by Barbara Chase-Riboud
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805944
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Everytime a Knot is Undone, a God is Released
Collected and New Poems 1974-2011
Written by Barbara Chase-Riboud


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $35.00

The long breath of Barbara Chase-Riboud's poems recalls poets of the antique world we know only from fragments, like Sappho. And yet here is a disquieting and sumptuous contemporary voice that seems to gather up antiquity and modernity with equal fervor and scorn. These poems are sexually charged, possessed of a... Read more >
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Donne: Poems
Donne: Poems
Written by John Donne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712654
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Donne: Poems

Written by John Donne


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $6.99

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Donne contains Songs and Sonnets, Letters to the Countess of Bedford, The First Anniversary, Holy Sonnets, Divine Poems, excerpts from Paradoxes and Problems, Ignatius His Conclave, The Sermons, Essays... Read more >
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Two Bowls of Milk
Two Bowls of Milk
Written by Stephanie Bolster
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996547
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Two Bowls of Milk

Written by Stephanie Bolster


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

The poems of Stephanie Bolster’s second collection move with delicacy and power, whether focussing on a flock of snow geese on a flooded plain, on the paintings of Jean Paul Lemieux, or on two wasps in a Pepsi can on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. These intimate acts... Read more >
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Aimless Love
Aimless Love
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982671
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Aimless Love
New and Selected Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $16.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“America’s favorite poet.”—The Wall Street Journal

From the two-term Poet Laureate of the United States Billy Collins comes his first volume of new and selected poems in twelve years. Aimless Love combines fifty new poems with generous selections from his four most recent books—Nine Horses, The Trouble with Poetry... Read more >
Camber
Camber
Written by Don McKay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996677
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Camber

Written by Don McKay


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $15.99

The poetry of Don McKay is renowned for its piquant wit, lyric emotion, and pitch-perfect vernacular music. His work has received national acclaim and the recognition of many awards, including the Governor General’s Award for Poetry, which he has won twice, and, most recently, from the prestigious and internationally known Griffin... Read more >
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Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Mark Strand
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352512
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Collected Poems

Written by Mark Strand


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $30.00

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 >
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Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Mark Strand
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352529
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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 >
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Poems Dead and Undead
Poems Dead and Undead
Edited by Tony Barnstone and Michelle Mitchell-Foust
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712517
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Poems Dead and Undead

Edited by Tony Barnstone and Michelle Mitchell-Foust


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $14.95

In time for Halloween: a one-of-a-kind hardcover collection of poems from ancient times to the present about ghosts, zombies, and vampires. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY POCKET POETS.

This selection of poems from across the ages brings to life a staggering array of zombies, ghosts, vampires, and devils. Our culture's current obsession with zombies and... Read more >
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780375711763
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Collected Poems

Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.00

Gathered in this volume readers will find more than fifty years of poems by the incomparable Jack Gilbert, from his Yale Younger Poets prize-winning volume to glorious late poems, including a section of previously uncollected work.
 
There is no one quite like Jack Gilbert in postwar American poetry. After garnering... Read more >
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Gabriel
Gabriel
Written by Edward Hirsch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353571
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Gabriel
A Poem
Written by Edward Hirsch


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

Never has there been a book of poems quite like Gabriel, in which a short life, a bewildering death, and the unanswerable sorrow of a father come together in such a sustained elegy. This unabashed sequence speaks directly from Hirsch’s heart to our own... Read more >
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Gabriel
Gabriel
Written by Edward Hirsch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385353588
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Gabriel
A Poem
Written by Edward Hirsch


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

Never has there been a book of poems quite like Gabriel, in which a short life, a bewildering death, and the unanswerable sorrow of a father come together in such a sustained elegy. This unabashed sequence speaks directly from Hirsch’s heart to our own... Read more >
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China Blues
China Blues
Written by David Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995786
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China Blues
Poems and Stories
Written by David Donnell


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Dancing in the Dark
Dancing in the Dark
Written by David Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995779
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Dancing in the Dark
Poems and Stories
Written by David Donnell


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Settlements
Settlements
Written by David Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995809
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Settlements
Poems
Written by David Donnell


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $8.99

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Water Street Days
Water Street Days
Written by David Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995793
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Water Street Days
Poems and Stories
Written by David Donnell


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

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