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Shakespeare: Poems
Shakespeare: Poems
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961587
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Shakespeare: Poems

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $9.99

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Shakespeare contains selections from Shakespeare's work, including his sonnets, his narrative poems Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece, songs and speeches, and an index of first lines. Read more >
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The Book of Celtic Verse
A Treasury of Poetry, Dreams & Visions
Written by John Matthews


Format: eBook, 244 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $8.99

An inspirational collection of Celtic Poetry compiled by the leading authority on the Celtic tradition. Read more >
The Best of Archy and Mehitabel
The Best of Archy and Mehitabel
Written by Don Marquis, Introduction by E.B. White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700926
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The Best of Archy and Mehitabel

Written by Don Marquis
Introduction by E.B. White


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $13.50

A selection of the best of the hilarious free-verse poems by the irreverent cockroach poet Archy and his alley-cat pal Mehitabel.

Don Marquis’s famous fictional insect appeared in his newspaper columns from 1916 into the 1930s, and he has delighted generations of readers ever since. A poet in a former life, Archy... Read more >
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Paradise Lost
Paradise Lost
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
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ISBN: 9780307757890
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Paradise Lost

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


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $2.99

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

John Milton’s Paradise Lost, an epic poem on the clash between God and his fallen angel, Satan, is a profound meditation on fate, free will, and divinity, and one of the most beautiful works in world literature. Extracted from the Modern Library’s...

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Seeing Stars
Seeing Stars
Written by Simon Armitage
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594839
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Seeing Stars
Poems
Written by Simon Armitage


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $25.00

A thrilling new collection from the hugely acclaimed British poet Simon Armitage. With its vivid array of dramatic monologues, allegories, and tall tales, this absurdist, unreal exploration of modern society brings us a chorus of unique and unforgettable voices.

All are welcome at this twilit, visionary carnival: the man whose wife... Read more >
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Seeing Stars
Seeing Stars
Written by Simon Armitage
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ISBN: 9780307599438
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Seeing Stars

Written by Simon Armitage


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $12.99

A thrilling new collection from the hugely acclaimed British poet Simon Armitage. With its vivid array of dramatic monologues, allegories, and tall tales, this absurdist, unreal exploration of modern society brings us a chorus of unique and unforgettable voices.

All are welcome at this twilit, visionary carnival: the man whose wife... Read more >
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The Everyman Chesterton
The Everyman Chesterton
Written by G.K. Chesterton, Edited by Ian Ker, Introduction by Ian Ker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594976
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The Everyman Chesterton

Written by G.K. Chesterton
Edited by Ian Ker
Introduction by Ian Ker


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $30.00

The first one-volume reader of the best of G. K. Chesterton’s writing in the full range of genres he mastered.

Chesterton was a towering literary figure of the early twentieth century, accomplished and prolific in many literary forms. A forceful proponent of Christianity and a critic of both conservatism and liberalism, he... Read more >
Irish Poems
Irish Poems
Edited by Matthew McGuire
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594983
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Irish Poems

Edited by Matthew McGuire


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

Irish Poems is a treasury of poetry from the Emerald Isle, stretching back fourteen centuries.

From the romantic ballad to the rebel song, from devotional Christian verse to revivals of ancient Celtic myth, poetry has long been Ireland’s most eloquent response to its turbulent and colorful history. Irish Poems gives us...

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Selected Poetry of William Wordsworth
Selected Poetry of William Wordsworth
Written by William Wordsworth, Edited by Mark Van Doren, Introduction by David Bromwich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307769770
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Selected Poetry of William Wordsworth

Written by William Wordsworth
Edited by Mark Van Doren
Introduction by David Bromwich


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $2.99

Selected Poetry of William Wordsworth represents Wordsworth’s prolific output, from the poems first published in Lyrical Ballads in 1798 that changed the face of English poetry to the late “Yarrow Revisited.” Wordsworth’s poetry is celebrated for its deep feeling, its use of ordinary speech, the love of nature it expresses, and... Read more >
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The Hunting of the Snark

Written by Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by Mahendra Singh


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 10, 2010
Price: $14.95

The Hunting of the Snark, Lewis Carroll’s classic masterpiece of nonsense verse, takes the reader on a wonderfully witty and inventive hunt for the ever-elusive Snark. The tantalizing mysteries of the poem are here perfectly matched in these brilliant new illustrations by artist Mahendra Singh, who has created a visual treasure... Read more >
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The Hunting of the Snark
The Hunting of the Snark
Written by Lewis Carroll, Illustrated by Mahendra Singh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935554240
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The Hunting of the Snark

Written by Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by Mahendra Singh


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $14.95

The Hunting of the Snark, Lewis Carroll’s classic masterpiece of nonsense verse, takes the reader on a wonderfully witty and inventive hunt for the ever-elusive Snark. The tantalizing mysteries of the poem are here perfectly matched in these brilliant new illustrations by artist Mahendra Singh, who has created a visual treasure... Read more >
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The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
Written by Mark Haddon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307498199
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The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
Poems
Written by Mark Haddon


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

From the phenomenally bestselling author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time comes Mark Haddon’s first collection of poems.

That Mark Haddon’s first book after The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a book of poetry may surprise his many fans; that it is also... Read more >
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The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer, Translated by Burton Raffel, Introduction by John Miles Foley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978452
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The Canterbury Tales

Written by Geoffrey Chaucer
Translated by Burton Raffel
Introduction by John Miles Foley


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $17.00

Beyond its importance as a literary work of unvarnished genius, Geoffrey Chaucer’s unfinished epic poem is also one of the most beloved works in the English language–and for good reason: It is lively, absorbing, perceptive, and outrageously funny. But despite the brilliance of Chaucer’s work, the continual evolution of our language... Read more >
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The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton
The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419484
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The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton

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


Format: eBook, 1408 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2009
Price: $2.99

John Milton is, next to William Shakespeare, the most influential English poet, a writer whose work spans an incredible breadth of forms and subject matter. The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton celebrates this author’s genius in a thoughtfully assembled book that provides new modern-spelling versions of Milton’s texts...

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Selected Poetry of Lord Byron
Selected Poetry of Lord Byron
Written by Lord George G. Byron, Edited by Leslie A. Marchand
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ISBN: 9780307416285
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Selected Poetry of Lord Byron

Written by Lord George G. Byron
Edited by Leslie A. Marchand


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $2.99

Poet, celebrity, and revolutionary, Lord (George Gordon) Byron was one of the most influential and controversial figures of the first half of the nineteenth century, his distinctive, deeply felt work comprising one of the enduring high points of Romantic literature. From “Manfred,” with its evocation of the figure that came to... Read more >
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The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer, Translated by Burton Raffel, Introduction by John Miles Foley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679643555
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The Canterbury Tales

Written by Geoffrey Chaucer
Translated by Burton Raffel
Introduction by John Miles Foley


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $36.00

It would be impossible to overstate the influence of Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales. A work with one metaphorical foot planted in the Florentine Renaissance literary tradition of Boccaccio’s Decameron and the other in works ranging from John Bunyan, Voltaire, and Mark Twain to the popular entertainments of our own time... Read more >
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The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer, Translated by Burton Raffel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367648
Our Price: $12.99
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The Canterbury Tales

Written by Geoffrey Chaucer
Translated by Burton Raffel


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $12.99

Lively, absorbing, often outrageously funny, Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales is a work of genius, an undisputed classic that has held a special appeal for each generation of readers. The Tales gathers twenty-nine of literature’s most enduring (and endearing) characters in a vivid group portrait that captures the full spectrum of medieval... Read more >
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Paradise Lost
Paradise Lost
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375757969
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Paradise Lost

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


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $12.00

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

John Milton’s Paradise Lost, an epic poem on the clash between God and his fallen angel, Satan, is a profound meditation on fate, free will, and divinity, and one of the most beautiful works in world literature. Extracted from the Modern Library’s...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton
The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton
Written by John Milton, Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich and Stephen M. Fallon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679642534
Our Price: $55.00
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The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton

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


Format: Hardcover, 1408 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $55.00

John Milton is, next to William Shakespeare, the most influential English poet, a writer whose work spans an incredible breadth of forms and subject matter. The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton celebrates this author’s genius in a thoughtfully assembled book that provides new modern-spelling versions of Milton’s texts... Read more >
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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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The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
Written by Mark Haddon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307275691
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The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
Poems
Written by Mark Haddon


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $13.95

From the phenomenally bestselling author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time comes Mark Haddon’s first collection of poems.

That Mark Haddon’s first book after The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a book of poetry may surprise his many fans; that it is also... Read more >
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