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Tweet Land of Liberty
Tweet Land of Liberty
Written by Elinor Lipman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807042434
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Tweet Land of Liberty
Irreverent Rhymes from the Political Circus
Written by Elinor Lipman


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
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Elinor Lipman (@elinorlipman) chronicles the 2012 election season with a poem a day—all in 140 characters or less. Read more >
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Tweet Land of Liberty
Irreverent Rhymes from the Political Circus
Written by Elinor Lipman


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $9.95

Elinor Lipman (@elinorlipman) chronicles the 2012 election season with a poem a day—all in 140 characters or less. Read more >
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The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson
The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson
Written by Emily Dickinson, Introduction by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780307823786
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The Selected Poems of Emily Dickinson

Written by Emily Dickinson
Introduction by Billy Collins


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 22, 2012
Price: $9.99

Emily Dickinson lived as a recluse in Amherst, Massachusetts, dedicating herself to writing a "letter to the world"--the 1,775 poems left unpublished at her death in 1886. Today, Dickinson stands in the front rank of American poets. This enthralling collection includes more than four hundred poems that were published between Dickinson's... Read more >
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Singing Yet
Singing Yet
Written by Stan Rice
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ISBN: 9780307805164
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Singing Yet
New and Selected Poems
Written by Stan Rice


Format: eBook, 226 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2012
Price: $13.99

“There are so many profound and finely constructed poems in Singing Yet (like the Whitmanesque ‘America the Beautiful’ in which the poet pledges allegiance ‘this time to the vivification of our lost Body Politic,/ nerves and follicles and arteries/ ablaze in the suaveness of night’) that it is impossible to cover...

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A Poet's Mind
A Poet's Mind
Edited by Christopher Wagstaff, Contribution by Robert Duncan, Foreword by Gerrit Lansing
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583944547
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A Poet's Mind
Collected Interviews with Robert Duncan, 1960-1985
Edited by Christopher Wagstaff
Contribution by Robert Duncan
Foreword by Gerrit Lansing


Format: Hardcover, 488 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $24.95

Robert Duncan (1919-1988), one of the major postwar American poets, was an adulated figure among his contemporaries, including Robert Creeley, Charles Olson, and Denise Levertov. Lawrence Ferlinghetti remarked that Duncan "had the best ear this side of Dante." His stature is increasingly recognized as comparable to that of Ezra Pound, William... Read more >
Milton: Poems
Milton: Poems
Written by John Milton
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ISBN: 9780307823588
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Milton: Poems
Pocket Poets
Written by John Milton


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 25, 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: Milton contains selections from Milton's work, including sonnets, occasional poems, portions of Comus, Samson Agonistes, as well as Books I--XII of Paradise Lost. Read more >
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New Addresses
New Addresses
Written by Kenneth Koch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307558558
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New Addresses

Written by Kenneth Koch


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $13.99

Kenneth Koch, who has already considerably "stretched our ideas of what it is possible to do in poetry" (David Lehman), here takes on the classic poetic device of apostrophe, or direct address. His use of it gives him yet another chance to say things never said before in prose or in... Read more >
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A Possible World
A Possible World
Written by Kenneth Koch
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ISBN: 9780307542601
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A Possible World

Written by Kenneth Koch


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $13.99

"For the last thirty years or more, Kenneth Koch has been writing the most exuberant poems in America. In an arena where such good spirits are rare, he has become a national treasure. In his book of personal addresses to what has mattered most in his seventy-plus years on the planet... Read more >
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Sun Out
Sun Out
Written by Kenneth Koch
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ISBN: 9780307547651
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Sun Out
Selected Poems 1952-1954
Written by Kenneth Koch


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $13.99

Mr. Koch’s poems have a natural voice, they are quick, alert, instinctive . . . He has vivacity and go, originality of perception and intoxication with life. Most important of all, he is not dull.” --Frank O’Hara, Poetry, 1955

Gathered together for the first time, the exciting, startling early work of one... Read more >
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Tennyson: Poems
Tennyson: Poems
Written by Lord Alfred Tennyson
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ISBN: 9780307823618
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Tennyson: Poems

Written by Lord Alfred Tennyson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $9.99

Alfred, Lord Tennyson was a more complex writer than his status as Queen Victoria’s favorite poet might suggest. Though capable of rendering rapture and delight in the most exquisite verse, in another mode Tennyson is brother in spirit to Poe and Baudelaire, the author of dark, passionate reveries. And though he... Read more >
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Dispatch from the Future
Poems
Written by Leigh Stein


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

"I love these poems." —Joe Dunthorne, author of Submarine
 
Funny, surprising and lyrical, these poems range from the deserts of the Southwest to the abysses of Facebook. From online dating to beauty pageants, Greek mythology to road trips, Leigh Stein gives us resilient young women in longing and in love.
 
Post-confessional—like Sylvia Plath raised on... Read more >
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Dispatch from the Future
Dispatch from the Future
Written by Leigh Stein
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ISBN: 9781612191348
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Dispatch from the Future
Poems
Written by Leigh Stein


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

"I love these poems." —Joe Dunthorne, author of Submarine
 
Funny, surprising and lyrical, these poems range from the deserts of the Southwest to the abysses of Facebook. From online dating to beauty pageants, Greek mythology to road trips, Leigh Stein gives us resilient young women in longing and in love.
 
Post-confessional—like Sylvia Plath raised on... Read more >
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Emerson: Poems
Emerson: Poems
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823625
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Emerson: Poems

Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $9.99

Ralph Waldo Emerson is one of the best-loved figures in nineteenth-century American literature. Though he earned his central place in our culture as an essayist and philosopher, since his death his reputation as a poet has grown as well.

Known for challenging traditional thought and for his faith in the individual, Emerson... Read more >
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Herbert: Poems
Herbert: Poems
Written by George Herbert
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ISBN: 9780307823632
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Herbert: Poems

Written by George Herbert


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $9.99

George Herbert (1593-1633) has come to be one of the most admired of the metaphysical poets. Though he is a profoundly religious poet, even secular readers respond to his quiet intensity and exuberant inventiveness, which are amply showcased in this selection.

Herbert experimented brilliantly with a remarkable variety of forms, from hymns... Read more >
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The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay
The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay
Written by Edna St. Vincent Millay, Edited by Nancy Milford
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ISBN: 9780307824141
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The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay

Written by Edna St. Vincent Millay
Edited by Nancy Milford


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $9.99

"These are the poems that made Edna St. Vincent Millay’s reputation when she was young. Saucy, insolent, flip, and defiant, her little verses sting the page," writes Nancy Milford in the Introduction to The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay. As one of America’s most beloved poets–and the winner of... Read more >
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Wheel With a Single Spoke
Wheel With a Single Spoke
Written by Nichita Stanescu, Translated by Sean Cotter
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ISBN: 9781935744153
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Wheel With a Single Spoke
and Other Poems
Written by Nichita Stanescu
Translated by Sean Cotter


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2012
Price: $18.00

Winner of the Herder Prize, Nichita St?nescu was one of Romania’s most celebrated contemporary poets. This dazzling collection of poems – the most extensive collection of his work to date – reveals a world in which heavenly and mysterious forces converse with the everyday and earthbound, where love and a quest... Read more >
Breathing Room
Breathing Room
Written by Peter Davison
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ISBN: 9780307824509
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Breathing Room
Poems
Written by Peter Davison


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $9.99

"Peter Davison, for years, has pondered with clear insight the perspectives of affection, attachment, loss, and memory, his language spare and his tone classical and deceptively quiet. The poems of this new collection look at the same world with surprise and speak of it with a startled and startling freedom, feeling... Read more >
A Night in Brooklyn
A Night in Brooklyn
Written by D. Nurkse
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ISBN: 9780307959324
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A Night in Brooklyn
Poems
Written by D. Nurkse


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $26.00

D. Nurkse’s deeply satisfying new collection is a haunted love letter to the far corners of his hometown, Brooklyn, New York, and a meditation on the selves that were left behind in those indelible places.

Here Nurkse brings alive the particular details that shape a life, in this case unique to... Read more >
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A Night in Brooklyn
A Night in Brooklyn
Written by D. Nurkse
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ISBN: 9780307959331
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A Night in Brooklyn
Poems
Written by D. Nurkse


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $14.99

D. Nurkse’s deeply satisfying new collection is a haunted love letter to the far corners of his hometown, Brooklyn, New York, and a meditation on the selves that were left behind in those indelible places.

Here Nurkse brings alive the particular details that shape a life, in this case unique to... Read more >
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Black Series
Black Series
Written by Laurie Sheck
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ISBN: 9780307514516
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Black Series
Poems
Written by Laurie Sheck


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

In her remarkable Black Series, Laurie Sheck turns the ordinary world inside out and shows us its glittering seams. Her long, elegantly quizzical lines convey a haunted vision of human striving which is in part an elaboration on our daily reality, and in part a fantastic departure from it. “I can... Read more >
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Captivity
Captivity
Written by Laurie Sheck
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ISBN: 9780307494344
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Captivity

Written by Laurie Sheck


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

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.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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The Willow Grove
The Willow Grove
Written by Laurie Sheck
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ISBN: 9780307561183
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The Willow Grove

Written by Laurie Sheck


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

Laurie Sheck interweaves the contemporary with the mythic, creating a realm in which such things as radios, skyscrapers, expressways, and mannequins are at once familiar and strange; immediate, yet tinged with the light of distance and myth. It is a realm where faces on a television newscast disappear "into the undertow... Read more >
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Shake Loose My Skin
New and Selected Poems
Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $15.00

An extraordinary retrospective covering over thirty years of work, Shake Loose My Skin is a stunning testament to the literary, sensual, and political powers of the award-winning Sonia Sanchez. Read more >
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The Shout
The Shout
Written by Simon Armitage
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ISBN: 9780375712067
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The Shout
Selected Poems
Written by Simon Armitage


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $16.95

Now in paperback, the powerful selected work of Simon Armitage, the most distinctive poetic voice of contemporary Britain.

Simon Armitage is arguably the leading British poet of the past twenty years. His knowledge of the English just as they are ("a gentleman farmer / living on reduced means, a cricketer's widow, /... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Vladimir Nabokov, Introduction by Thomas Karshan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307593351
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Selected Poems

Written by Vladimir Nabokov
Introduction by Thomas Karshan


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $30.00

Though we know Vladimir Nabokov as a brilliant novelist, his first love was poetry. This landmark collection brings together the best of his verse, including many pieces that have never before appeared in English.

   These poems span the whole of Nabokov’s career, from the newly discovered “Music,” written in 1914, to the... Read more >
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