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Living on Fire
Living on Fire
Written by Virginia Adair
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ISBN: 9780812992373
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Living on Fire
A Collection of Poems
Written by Virginia Adair


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
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Returning to the range, structure, and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon, Virginia Hamilton Adair's new collection of poetry, Living on Fire, establishes more firmly than ever this writer's literary eminence. In clear, memorable poems--about love in its many variations, about music, about the American desert, about... Read more >
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Living on Fire
Living on Fire
Written by Virginia Adair
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307557537
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Living on Fire
A Collection of Poems
Written by Virginia Adair


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
Price: $2.99

Returning to the range, structure, and lyric quality of the national bestseller Ants on the Melon, Virginia Hamilton Adair's new collection of poetry, Living on Fire, establishes more firmly than ever this writer's literary eminence. In clear, memorable poems--about love in its many variations, about music, about the American desert, about... 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
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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: $24.99

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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News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272232
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News of the World
Poems
Written by Philip Levine


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $25.00

A superb new collection from “a great American poet . . . still at work on his almost-song of himself” (The New York Times Book Review).

In both lively prose poems and more formal verse, Philip Levine brings us news from everywhere: from Detroit, where exhausted workers try to find a decent... Read more >
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Our World
Our World
Written by Mary Oliver, Photographed by Molly Malone Cook
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ISBN: 9780807068816
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Our World

Written by Mary Oliver
Photographed by Molly Malone Cook


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

Mary Oliver, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award, is one of the most celebrated poets in America. Her partner Molly Malone Cook, who died in 2005, was a photographer and pioneer gallery owner. Intertwining Oliver's prose with Cook's photographs, Our World is an intimate testament to their life... Read more >
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A Phone Call to the Future
A Phone Call to the Future
Written by Mary Jo Salter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711565
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A Phone Call to the Future
New and Selected Poems
Written by Mary Jo Salter


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $20.00

This “wholly attractive volume” that brings together twenty-five years of “elegantly shaped and voiced creations” (William Pritchard, The Boston Globe) offers a generous sampling of Mary Jo Salter’s five previous award-winning volumes and a collection of superb new poems. A mid-career retrospective of one of the major poets of her generation... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Frank O'Hara, Edited by Mark Ford
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ISBN: 9780375711480
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Selected Poems

Written by Frank O'Hara
Edited by Mark Ford


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $19.95

The first new selection of O’Hara’s work to come along in several decades. In this “marvellous compilation” (The New Yorker), editor Mark Ford reacquaints us with one of the most joyous and innovative poets of the postwar period. Read more >
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: $13.99

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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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Wallace Stevens, Edited by John N. Serio
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307280473
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Selected Poems

Written by Wallace Stevens
Edited by John N. Serio


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $30.00

A beautiful new edition—the first in nearly twenty years—of the work of Wallace Stevens, a founding father of contemporary American poetry, with a dazzling range of work that is at once emotional and intellectual. As John N. Serio reminds us in his elegant introduction, Stevens has written more persuasively than any... Read more >
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Chinese Apples
Chinese Apples
Written by W.S. Di Piero
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ISBN: 9780375711435
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Chinese Apples
New and Selected Poems
Written by W.S. Di Piero


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $18.00

Now in paperback: the “lovely and evocative book” (San Francisco Chronicle) of poems both new and old that celebrates a quarter century of passionate engagement with real life and its transformation into poetic form: the pull of faith and the poet’s suspicion of transcendence, urban worlds and the mysterious jazz of... Read more >
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Earlier Poems
Earlier Poems
Written by Franz Wright
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ISBN: 9780375711466
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Earlier Poems

Written by Franz Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $18.00

The haunting collection of poems that gathers the first four books of Pulitzer winner Franz Wright under one cover, where “fans old and new will find a feast amid famine” (Publishers Weekly), and discover how large this poet’s gift was from the start. Read more >
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The Pocket Emily Dickinson
The Pocket Emily Dickinson
Written by Emily Dickinson, Edited by Brenda Hillman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307007
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The Pocket Emily Dickinson

Written by Emily Dickinson
Edited by Brenda Hillman


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 30, 2009
Price: $7.95

Considered by many to be the spiritual mother of American poetry, Emily Dickinson (1830–1886) was one of the most prolific and innovative poets of her era. Well-known for her reclusive personal life in <st1:place w:st="on"> <st1:city w:st="on">Amherst</st1:city>, <st1:state w:st="on">Massachusetts</st1:state> </st1:place>, her distinctively short lines, and eccentric approach to punctuation and capitalization... Read more >
The Mind-Body Problem
The Mind-Body Problem
Written by Katha Pollitt
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ISBN: 9781588367808
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The Mind-Body Problem
Poems
Written by Katha Pollitt


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $13.99

In The Mind-Body Problem, Katha Pollitt takes the ordinary events of life–her own and others’–and turns them into brilliant, poignant, and often funny poems that are full of surprises and originality. Pollitt’s imagination is stirred by conflict and juxtaposition, by the contrast (but also the connection) between logic and feeling, between... Read more >
Smoke from This Altar
Smoke from This Altar
Written by Louis L'Amour
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ISBN: 9780307491084
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Smoke from This Altar

Written by Louis L'Amour


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2009
Price: $11.99

Smoke From This Altar, a book that has become legendary among Louis L'Amour readers, is the very first book L'Amour ever published. It appeared, to great critical praise, for sale only in Oklahoma bookstores more than fifty years ago. Since then it has become the most sought-after L'Amour title of all... Read more >
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Captivity
Captivity
Written by Laurie Sheck
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ISBN: 9780375711442
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Captivity
Poems
Written by Laurie Sheck


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $17.00

The “exquisite and haunting” (Booklist) collection of poems built around the language and mystique of American captivity narratives in which Sheck enters the vivid life we live inside our own minds and selves, and takes us into the mysterious underside of consciousness and selfhood. Read more >
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The Crooked Inheritance
The Crooked Inheritance
Written by Marge Piercy
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ISBN: 9780375711404
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The Crooked Inheritance
Poems
Written by Marge Piercy


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $17.00

An “exquisite . . . spot on” (The Hudson Review) collection of poems from one of our best-loved and best-selling poets that is both personal, with poetry about love, nature and reflections on the stages of life, and political, ranging from the war in Iraq and Katrina to concerns such as... Read more >
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They Carry a Promise
They Carry a Promise
Written by Janusz Szuber, Translated by Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267535
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They Carry a Promise
Selected Poems
Written by Janusz Szuber
Translated by Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $26.00

This bracing collection marks the first appearance in English of the Polish poet Janusz Szuber, hailed as the greatest discovery in Polish poetry of the late twentieth century when, in his late forties, he began publishing the work he’d been producing for almost thirty years. Nobel Laureate Wislawa Szymborska has called... Read more >
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Donald Justice
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307517883
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Collected Poems

Written by Donald Justice


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2009
Price: $14.99

This celebratory volume gives us the entire career of Donald Justice between two covers, including a rich handful of poems written since New and Selected Poems was published in 1995. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Justice has been hailed by his contemporary Anthony Hecht as “the supreme heir of Wallace Stevens.”... Read more >
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Figurehead
Figurehead
Written by John Hollander
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ISBN: 9780307556110
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Figurehead
And Other Poems
Written by John Hollander


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2009
Price: $13.99

In a major review in The New Republic of John Hollander's two earlier books, Tesserae and Selected Poetry (both 1993), Vernon Shetley said, "John Hollander's poetry has shown a visionary power just often enough to secure him a place as one of the major figures of our moment."

Figurehead, a lively, varied... Read more >
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Endpoint and Other Poems
Endpoint and Other Poems
Written by John Updike, Read by Charles McGrath
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307702210
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Endpoint and Other Poems
Unabridged Selections
Written by John Updike
Read by Charles McGrath


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $10.00

A stunning collection of poems that John Updike wrote during the last seven years of his life and put together only weeks before he died for this, his final book.

The opening sequence, “Endpoint,” is made up of a series of connected poems written on the occasions of his recent birthdays and... Read more >
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Substrate
Substrate
Written by Jim A. Powell
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ISBN: 9780307378286
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Substrate
Poems
Written by Jim A. Powell


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $13.99

In a review of Jim Powell’s first book, Thom Gunn praised his poetry for tapping “a subject matter that is endless and important . . . achieved in the poem, so we grasp it as we read.” Substrate gathers three new collections of Powell’s poetry, the work of a dozen years... Read more >
A Curious Collection of Cats
A Curious Collection of Cats
Written by Betsy Franco, Illustrated by Michael Wertz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582462486
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A Curious Collection of Cats

Written by Betsy Franco
Illustrated by Michael Wertz


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $16.99

The quirky ways of cats are exquisitely captured in more than thirty original visual poems. From acrobat-flipping to toilet-bowl-sipping, couch-scratching to dog-catching, this insightful collection celebrates the fickle feline in ways that any cat lover will appreciate. Read more >
The Dance Most of All
The Dance Most of All
Written by Jack Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307270764
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The Dance Most of All
Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $25.00

A remarkable late-in-life collection, elegiac and bracing, from master poet Jack Gilbert, whose Refusing Heaven captivated the poetry world and won the National Book Critics Circle Award as well as the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

In these characteristically bold and nuanced poems, Gilbert looks back at the passions of a life—the... Read more >
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Written by Ethan Coen
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ISBN: 9780307462749
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Poems
Written by Ethan Coen


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $11.99

From the fabulously creative filmmaker who wrote and produced movies such as Fargo, Barton Fink, and Blood Simple, this is a provocative, revealing, and often hilarious collection of poems that offers insight into an artist who has always pushed the boundaries of his craft.

In his screenplays and short stories, Ethan... Read more >
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Written by Ethan Coen
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Poems
Written by Ethan Coen


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $13.00

Provocative, revealing, and often hilarious poems by the Oscar-winning screenwriter of No Country for Old Men

In his screenplays and short stories, Ethan Coen surprises and delights us with a rich brew of ideas, observations, and perceptions. In his first collection of poems he does much the same. The range of his... Read more >
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