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Imagining Paradise
New and Selected Poems
Written by Barry Gifford


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $32.00

A world of poems as populous and diverse as it is ephemeral and evanescent, born of the world and of books and art in equal measure, yielding granite truths and feather truths of people's roller-coaster lives. The poet looks back, facing life and death and everything in between with equanimity, holding... Read more >
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Collected Poems of Lenore Kandel

Written by Lenore Kandel
Preface by Diane di Prima


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $24.95

Jack Kerouac immortalized her in his novel Big Sur. A student of Zen, she hung out with Gary Snyder and Allen Ginsberg and was a speaker at San Francisco’s Human Be-In. But Lenore Kandel was no muse or hanger-on; she was a brilliant lyric poet, often unabashedly erotic, and that’s where... Read more >
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Collected Poems of Lenore Kandel
Collected Poems of Lenore Kandel
Written by Lenore Kandel, Preface by Diane di Prima
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583943724
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Collected Poems of Lenore Kandel

Written by Lenore Kandel
Preface by Diane di Prima


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $35.00

Jack Kerouac immortalized her in his novel Big Sur. A student of Zen, she hung out with Gary Snyder and Allen Ginsberg and was a speaker at San Francisco’s Human Be-In. But Lenore Kandel was no muse or hanger-on; she was a brilliant lyric poet, often unabashedly erotic, and that’s where... Read more >
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House of Light

Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $15.00

Winner of a 1991 Christopher Award

Winner of the 1991 Boston Globe Lawrence L. Winship Book Award

This collection of poems by Mary Oliver once again invites the reader to step across the threshold of ordinary life into a world of natural and spiritual luminosity.


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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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Across the Land and the Water
Across the Land and the Water
Written by W.G. Sebald, Translated by Iain Galbraith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369567
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Across the Land and the Water
Selected Poems, 1964-2001
Written by W.G. Sebald
Translated by Iain Galbraith


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $9.99

“A splendid addition to an already extraordinary oeuvre.”—Teju Cole, The New Yorker
 
German-born W. G. Sebald is best known as the innovative author of Austerlitz, the prose classic of World War II culpability and conscience that put its author in the company of Nabokov, Calvino, and Borges. Now comes the... Read more >
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Swan
Swan
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069141
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Swan
Poems and Prose Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $14.00

“Joy is not made to be a crumb,” writes Mary Oliver, and certainly joy abounds in her new book of poetry and prose poems. Swan, her twentieth volume, shows us that, though we may be “made out of the dust of stars,” we are of the world she captures here so...

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Horoscopes for the Dead
Horoscopes for the Dead
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975628
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $16.00

WINNER—BEST POETRY—GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
NEWSWEEK/THE DAILY BEAST

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

 
Billy Collins is widely acknowledged as a prominent player at the table of modern American poetry. And in this smart, lyrical, and mischievous collection of poetry, which covers the everlasting themes of...

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Left-handed
Left-handed
Written by Jonathan Galassi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957085
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Left-handed
Poems
Written by Jonathan Galassi


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $26.00

An emotionally riveting collection that tells a powerful story of passion, loss, and transformation.
 
Left-handed unfolds in the manner of an intense, searching novella. At its center is a one-way dialogue with an elusive character who beguiles and torments but also inspires the unnamed narrator, who at midlife is telling the tale.
 
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Left-handed
Left-handed
Written by Jonathan Galassi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957436
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Left-handed
Poems
Written by Jonathan Galassi


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

An emotionally riveting collection that tells a powerful story of passion, loss, and transformation.
 
Left-handed unfolds in the manner of an intense, searching novella. At its center is a one-way dialogue with an elusive character who beguiles and torments but also inspires the unnamed narrator, who at midlife is telling the tale.
 
These... Read more >
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Almost Invisible
Almost Invisible
Written by Mark Strand
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957313
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Almost Invisible
Poems
Written by Mark Strand


Format: Hardcover, 68 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $26.00

From Pulitzer Prize–winner Mark Strand comes an exquisitely witty and poignant series of prose poems. Sometimes appearing as pure prose, sometimes as impure poetry, but always with Strand’s clarity and simplicity of style, they are like riddles, their answers vanishing just as they appear within reach. Fable, domestic satire, meditation, joke... Read more >
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Like the Singing Coming off the Drums
Love Poems
Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

Like the Singing Coming off the Drums is a dazzling exploration of the intimate and public landscapes of passion from one of our master poets. In haiku, tanka, and sensual blues, Sonia Sanchez writes of the many forms love takes: burning, dreamy, disappointed, vulnerable. With words that revel and reveal, she... Read more >
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Fifteen Poems
Fifteen Poems
Written by Leonard Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961686
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Fifteen Poems

Written by Leonard Cohen


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $1.99

This selection of poems by Leonard Cohen, one of the most acclaimed singer-songwriters in the world, is accompanied by twenty-four of his striking and provocative drawings.

Cohen first made his name as a poet more than half a century ago and since then his achievements in poetry and music have made him... Read more >
The Darkness and the Light
The Darkness and the Light
Written by Anthony Hecht
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307483591
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The Darkness and the Light
Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2012
Price: $11.99

The poetry of Anthony Hecht has been praised by Harold Bloom and Ted Hughes, among others, for its sure control of difficult material and its unique music and visual precision. This new volume is the fruit of a mellowing maturity that carries with it a smoky bitterness, a flavor of ancient... Read more >
If There is Something to Desire
If There is Something to Desire
Written by Vera Pavlova, Translated by Steven Seymour
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957580
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If There is Something to Desire
One Hundred Poems
Written by Vera Pavlova
Translated by Steven Seymour


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $13.99

I broke your heart. / Now barefoot I tread / on shards.

Such is the elegant simplicity—a whole poem in ten words, vibrating with image and emotion—of the best-selling Russian poet Vera Pavlova. The one hundred poems in this book, her first full-length volume in English, all have the same salty immediacy... Read more >
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If There is Something to Desire
If There is Something to Desire
Written by Vera Pavlova, Translated by Steven Seymour
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ISBN: 9780375711893
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If There is Something to Desire
One Hundred Poems
Written by Vera Pavlova
Translated by Steven Seymour


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $18.00

Now in paperback, the widely acclaimed collection of one hundred poems of extraordinarily elegant simplicity by one of the best-selling poets in Russia, whose presence on the American poetry scene is increasingly strong.
 
Pavlova writes about love (both sexual love and the love that reaches beyond sex); about motherhood; about... Read more >
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The Book of Celtic Verse
?A Treasury of Poetry, Dreams & Visions
Written by John Matthews


Format: eBook
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 Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke
The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke
Written by Theodore Roethke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307760470
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The Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke

Written by Theodore Roethke


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2011
Price: $11.99

This paperback edition contains the complete text of Roethke's seven published volumes plus sixteen previously uncollected poems. Included are his Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners The Walking, Words for the Wind, and The Far Field.


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The Marble Faun and A Green Bough
The Marble Faun and A Green Bough
Written by William Faulkner
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ISBN: 9780307873804
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The Marble Faun and A Green Bough

Written by William Faulkner


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

A collection of poetry by the literary great William Faulkner. Read more >
Poems
Poems
Written by Cyprian Norwid, Translated by Danuta Borchardt
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ISBN: 9781935744078
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Poems

Written by Cyprian Norwid
Translated by Danuta Borchardt


Format: Trade Paperback, 140 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2011
Price: $16.00

Considered a "Christian Socrates" by one critic and a "hieroglyph stylist" by another, Cyprian Norwid was more unanimously recognized, however, as one of the most vital figures in Polish letters whose verse is as idiosyncratic as it is profound. Traveling against the currents of the philosophy of his day, Norwid was... Read more >
The Colors of Desire
The Colors of Desire
Written by David Mura
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307788023
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The Colors of Desire
Poems
Written by David Mura


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $11.99

A collection of poems by the author of Turning Japanese, exploring race and sexuality, history and identity, through the lens of desire. Read more >
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God Breaketh Not All Men's Hearts Alike
God Breaketh Not All Men's Hearts Alike
Written by Stanley Moss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609803452
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God Breaketh Not All Men's Hearts Alike
New & Later Collected Poems
Written by Stanley Moss


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $32.00

With nearly seventy-five new poems and over two hundred selected from his previous books, God Breaketh Not All Men’s Hearts Alike is the book of a lifetime in poetry, one that will lead to the author being recognized as among American’s best living poets. A work of intense illumination, these poems... Read more >
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God Breaketh Not All Men's Hearts Alike
New & Later Collected Poems
Written by Stanley Moss


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $32.00

With nearly seventy-five new poems and over two hundred selected from his previous books, God Breaketh Not All Men’s Hearts Alike is the book of a lifetime in poetry, one that will lead to the author being recognized as among American’s best living poets. A work of intense illumination, these poems... Read more >
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The Colossus
The Colossus
Written by Sylvia Plath
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808820
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The Colossus
and Other Poems
Written by Sylvia Plath


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $9.99

With this startling, exhilarating book of poems, which was first published in 1960, Sylvia Plath burst into literature with spectacular force. In such classics as "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "The Disquieting Muses," "I Want, I Want," and "Full Fathom Five," she writes about sows and skeletons, fathers and suicides, about the noisy... Read more >
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Epigrams
Epigrams
Written by Martial, Translated by James Michie, Introduction by Shadi Bartsch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307803139
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Epigrams

Written by Martial
Translated by James Michie
Introduction by Shadi Bartsch


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2011
Price: $13.99

Martial, the father of the epigram, was one of the brilliant provincial poets who made their literary mark on first-century Rome. His Epigrams can be affectionate or cruel, elegiac or playful; they target every element of Roman society, from slaves to schoolmasters to, above all, the aristocratic elite. With wit and... Read more >
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