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Cat Town

(Available November 11, 2014)
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
Afterword by Neil Baldwin


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
Collected and New Poems 1974-2011
Written by Barbara Chase-Riboud


Format: eBook
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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Everytime a Knot is Undone, a God is Released

(Available November 4, 2014)
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

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

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

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“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
Format: Trade Paperback
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
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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
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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
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Moscow in the Plague Year
Moscow in the Plague Year
Written by Marina Tsvetaeva, Translated by Christopher Whyte
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935744962
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Moscow in the Plague Year
Poems
Written by Marina Tsvetaeva
Translated by Christopher Whyte


Format: Trade Paperback, 180 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $18.00

Written during the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the Moscow famine that followed, these poems are suffused with Tsvetaeva's irony and humor, which undoubtedly accounted for her success in not only reaching the end of the plague year alive, but making it the most productive of her career. We meet a... Read more >
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Moscow in the Plague Year
Poems
Written by Marina Tsvetaeva
Translated by Christopher Whyte


Format: eBook, 180 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $18.00

Written during the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the Moscow famine that followed, these poems are suffused with Tsvetaeva's irony and humor, which undoubtedly accounted for her success in not only reaching the end of the plague year alive, but making it the most productive of her career. We meet a... Read more >
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Romeo & Juliet
Romeo & Juliet
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551997452
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Romeo & Juliet

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $1.99

This tale of star-crossed lovers and the families determined to keep them apart of one of Shakespeare’s most well-known and beloved plays. One part romance, one part tragedy, it features some of Shakespeare’s most inventive language and delightful characters.

Romeo + Juliet
has proven one of the most enduring and important... 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 >
Near Relations
Near Relations
Written by John Reibetanz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995441
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Near Relations
Poems
Written by John Reibetanz


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $9.99

In John Reibetanz’s tightly crafted new collection of poems, poetry and narrative are united with astonishing power and beauty. The collection first probes pivotal moments in the lives of his family, leading to a haunting prose memoir of the journey to his dying mother that recalls a “nomadic childhood” in flight... Read more >
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night thoughts
night thoughts
Written by Sarah Arvio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375712227
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night thoughts
70 dream poems & notes from an analysis
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $18.00

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams.

As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream...

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