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Refusing Heaven
Refusing Heaven
Written by Jack Gilbert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375710858
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Refusing Heaven

Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $16.95

More than a decade after Jack Gilbert’s The Great Fires, this highly anticipated new collection shows the continued development of a poet who has remained fierce in his avoidance of the beaten path. In Refusing Heaven, Gilbert writes compellingly about the commingled passion, loneliness, and sometimes surprising happiness of a life... Read more >
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Incredible Good Fortune
Incredible Good Fortune
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin
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ISBN: 9781590304228
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Incredible Good Fortune
New Poems
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $18.95

These warm, funny, and eloquent poems, spanning the years 2000 to 2005, by the celebrated author of Always Coming Home and The Language of the Night, showcase Le Guin’s many facets as a writer. Read more >
Paradise
Paradise
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
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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 >
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Robinson: Poems
Robinson: Poems
Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson, Edited by Scott Donaldson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307265760
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Robinson: Poems

Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson
Edited by Scott Donaldson


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2007
Price: $12.50

Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) a three-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize, was the first of the great American modernist poets."No poet ever understood loneliness and separateness better than Robinson," James Dickey has observed. Robinson's lyric poems illuminate the hearts and minds of the most unlikely subjects—the downtrodden, the bereft, and the... Read more >
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New and Selected Poems 2006
New and Selected Poems 2006
Written by Stanley Moss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227541
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New and Selected Poems 2006

Written by Stanley Moss


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2006
Price: $18.95

"The poetry of the ages is an argument with God, so it is said; but not many poets attempt it today. Stanley Moss does. In many voices, in lines rugged yet eloquent, in different places and with various leanings, he sings us songs of his unbelievable belief, his unlovable lovesongs of... Read more >
Blue Iris
Blue Iris
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807068830
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Blue Iris
Poems and Essays
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2006
Price: $16.00

A rich collection of ten poems, two essays, and two dozen of Mary Oliver's classic works on flowers, trees, and plants of all sorts, elegantly illustrated, Blue Iris is the essential companion to Owls and Other Fantasies, one of the best-selling volumes of poetry of 2003 and a Book Sense 76... Read more >
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Thirst
Thirst
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068960
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Thirst
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 88 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2006
Price: $26.00

Thirst, a collection of forty-three new poems from the Pulitzer Prize-winner Mary Oliver, introduces two new directions in the poet's work. Grappling with grief at the death of her beloved partner of over forty years, she strives to experience sorrow as a path to spiritual progress, grief as part of loving... Read more >
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Thirst
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 15, 2006
Price: $15.00

Thirst, a collection of forty-three new poems from Pulitzer Prize-winner Mary Oliver, introduces two new directions in the poet's work. Grappling with grief at the death of her beloved partner of over forty years, she strives to experience sorrow as a path to spiritual progress, grief as part of loving and... Read more >
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The Millenniad
The Millenniad
Written by George Vid Tomashevich, Edited by Raymond K. Kent, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591024958
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The Millenniad
Humanity's Road to Maturity
Written by George Vid Tomashevich
Edited by Raymond K. Kent, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 434 pages
On Sale: October 3, 2006
Price: $39.99

Universal in scope, and unusually diversified in content, this work encompasses human efforts, struggles, and concerns from cosmology to sociology. Suffused with benevolent irony and, at times, sardonic humor, it depicts our species’ struggle against early ignorance, fear, and superstition, often institutionalized into powerful and controlling bodies seeking to monopolize the... Read more >
Poems (1945-1971)
Poems (1945-1971)
Written by Miltos Sachtouris, Translated by Karen Emmerich
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ISBN: 9780976395065
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Poems (1945-1971)

Written by Miltos Sachtouris
Translated by Karen Emmerich


Format: Trade Paperback, 235 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2006
Price: $16.00

Poems (1945–1971), first published in 1978 and now in its eighth edition in Greece, contains work from the nine volumes Miltos Sachtouris wrote during the most productive period of his poetic career. The first of these volumes was written during the Axis occupation of Greece, and the last was published thirty... Read more >
Burnt Island
Burnt Island
Written by D. Nurkse
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375710803
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Burnt Island

Written by D. Nurkse


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2006
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D. Nurkse’s Burnt Island explores tragedy both grand and intimate, in city and country, in our own troubled moment and across the greater scope of geological time. Arranged in three “suites” of lucid, often heart-wrenching verse, the book begins with a city under siege, in a group of poems that becomes... Read more >
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Stroke by Stroke
Stroke by Stroke
Written by Henri Michaux, Translated by Richard Sieburth
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ISBN: 9780976395058
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Stroke by Stroke

Written by Henri Michaux
Translated by Richard Sieburth


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2006
Price: $16.00

Stroke by Stroke is a pairing of two of Henri Michaux’s most suggestive texts, Stroke by Stroke (Par des traits, 1984) and Grasp (Saisir, 1979), written towards the end of his life. Michaux’s ideogrammic ink drawings accompany his poetic explorations of animals, humans, and the origins of language. This series of... Read more >
Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Donald Justice
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375710544
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Collected Poems

Written by Donald Justice


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 2, 2006
Price: $19.95

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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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
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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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At Blackwater Pond
At Blackwater Pond
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780807007006
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At Blackwater Pond
Mary Oliver reads Mary Oliver
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

One of the astonishing aspects of Oliver's work is the consistency of tone over this long period. What changes is an increased focus on nature and an increased precision with language that has made her one of our very best poets. --Stephen Dobyns, New York Times Book Review

Mary Oliver has published... Read more >
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $16.00

Mary Oliver has been writing poetry for nearly five decades, and in that time she has become America's foremost poetic voice on our experience of the physical world. This collection presents forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-along with works chosen by Oliver from six of the books she has published... Read more >
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Owls and Other Fantasies
Owls and Other Fantasies
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068755
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Owls and Other Fantasies
Poems and Essays
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $15.00

Within these pages Mary Oliver collects twenty-six of her poems about the birds that have been such an important part of her life-hawks, hummingbirds, and herons; kingfishers, catbirds, and crows; swans, swallows, and, of course, the snowy owl; among a dozen others-including ten poems original to this volume. She adds two... Read more >
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In the Salt Marsh
In the Salt Marsh
Written by Nancy Willard
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ISBN: 9780375710537
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In the Salt Marsh

Written by Nancy Willard


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: March 14, 2006
Price: $15.00

In this strong, appealing collection, Nancy Willard shares her passion for observing the mysteries of the natural world, particularly the flora and fauna of Cape Cod and the Hudson Valley, where many of these poems are set. We see, through her eyes, the coming of darkness to an empty orchard, the... Read more >
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Uproar
Uproar
Written by Brooks Haxton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375710162
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Uproar
Antiphonies to Psalms
Written by Brooks Haxton


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 14, 2006
Price: $15.00

In this book of homemade psalms, Brooks Haxton brings the poetry of the original psalmists, their awe and their music, into our world of jet planes and space travel, automatic rifles and suburban pleasures. As he writes in his preface, “I take psalms less as doctrine than as outcries, and I... Read more >
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Haiku Mama
Haiku Mama
Written by Kari Anne Roy, Illustrated by Colleen O'Hara
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594741098
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Haiku Mama

Written by Kari Anne Roy
Illustrated by Colleen O'Hara


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $12.95

Yay! The perfect time
To strip down naked and scream—
When Mommy’s on the phone.
 
This irreverent collection of candid haiku is full of laugh-out-loud observations on dirty diapers, playdate anxiety, obn­oxious purple dinosaurs, choking hazards, stay-at-home dads, and more. It’s a book of verse every new mother will appreciate... Read more >
Breath
Breath
Written by Philip Levine
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ISBN: 9780375710780
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Breath
Poems
Written by Philip Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2006
Price: $16.00

Always a poet of memory and invention, Philip Levine looks back at his own life as well as the adventures of his ancestors, his relatives, and his friends, and at their rites of passage into an America of victories and betrayals. He transports us back to the street where he was... Read more >
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Brother Fire
Brother Fire
Written by W.S. Di Piero
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ISBN: 9780375710490
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Brother Fire

Written by W.S. Di Piero


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2006
Price: $15.00

In this rich collection, W. S. Di Piero seeks the spirit and substance of illumination in all its forms. He finds meaning, or shows us how we attempt to do so, in the rituals and events that mark our year–the Fourth of July, Halloween, New Year’s Eve–and in the ordinary activities... Read more >
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New and Selected Poems, Volume One
New and Selected Poems, Volume One
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068786
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New and Selected Poems, Volume One

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2005
Price: $32.50

When New and Selected Poems, Volume One was originally published in 1992, Mary Oliver was awarded the National Book Award. In the fourteen years since its initial appearance it has become one of the best-selling volumes of poetry in the country. This collection features thirty poems published only in this volume... Read more >
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Collected Novels and Plays
Collected Novels and Plays
Written by James Merrill
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ISBN: 9780375710834
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Collected Novels and Plays

Written by James Merrill


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2005
Price: $25.00

Following the widely celebrated Collected Poems, this second volume in the series of James Merrill’s works brings us Merrill as novelist and playwright. Just as in his poems we come upon prose pieces, dramatic dialogue, and even a short play in verse, in his novels and plays we find the rhythms... Read more >
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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068861
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New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2005
Price: $26.50

Understand, I am always trying to figure out
what the soul is,
and where hidden,
and what shape-


New and Selected Poems, Volume Two, an anthology of forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-and sixty-nine poems hand-picked by Mary Oliver from six of her last eight books, is a major addition to a career in... Read more >
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