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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Amy Clampitt, Edited by Mary Jo Salter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307789242
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Selected Poems

Written by Amy Clampitt
Edited by Mary Jo Salter


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $15.99

When Amy Clampitt’s first collection, The Kingfisher, was published, it was hailed as that rare first book that “signals a major poet in full bloom” (Los Angeles Times). Its author was sixty-three years old. Over the next eleven years, Clampitt produced four additional, major collections. Now, the most essential poems from... Read more >
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News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711909
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News of the World

Written by Philip Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $16.00

In this “characteristically wise” (The New York Times Book Review) collection from one of our most celebrated poets, Philip Levine brings us finely made, powerfully telling imagery from the worlds of hand, heart, and mind. Read more >
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News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307599605
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News of the World

Written by Philip Levine


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $13.99

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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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Wallace Stevens, Edited by John N. Serio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711732
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Selected Poems

Written by Wallace Stevens
Edited by John N. Serio


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $18.95

The first new selection of this acclaimed poet’s work in nearly twenty years—now in paperback—is a rich reminder to poetry readers of his lasting contribution and his unending ability to puzzle, fascinate, and delight us. Read more >
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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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Morning Haiku
Morning Haiku
Written by Sonia Sanchez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001318
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Morning Haiku

Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

From a leading writer of the Black Arts Movement, poems of commemoration and loss for readers of all ages
 
A collection of haiku that celebrates the gifts of life and mourns the deaths of revered African American figures in the worlds of music, literature, art, and activism. Read more >
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Ani DiFranco
Verses
Written by Ani DiFranco


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

With eight Grammy nominations and sales of over 4.5 million, Ani DiFranco is one of America’s most fiercely independent and beloved musicians, as well as an outspoken voice of conscience. For the first time, she releases a book of poetry and paintings, capturing her essential artistry that has helped define and... Read more >
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A History of Color
New and Selected Poems
Written by Stanley Moss


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

Few poets today, even very good ones, write lines, as Stanley Moss does, that are so exquisitely crafted you cannot help but remember them. "What is heaven but the history of color," begins the new long poem after which this book is named. "We know at ninety sometimes it aches to... Read more >
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Poems Seven
New and Complete Poetry
Written by Alan Dugan
Foreword by Carl Phillips


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry, the winner of the National Book Award, presents the life work of a giant of American letters, tracks a forty-year career of honest, tough artistry, and shows a man at nearly 80 years of age and still at the height of his poetic power. Dugan’s... Read more >
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To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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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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Dear Knights and Dark Horses
Dear Knights and Dark Horses
Photographed by Thomas Roma, Introduction by Alec Wilkinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875537
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Dear Knights and Dark Horses

Photographed by Thomas Roma
Introduction by Alec Wilkinson


Format: Hardcover, 100 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $24.95

Mechanical horses and departing soldiers are the two bodies of work that make up Dear Knights and Dark Horses, the latest powerHouse release by renowned fine art and documentary photographer Thomas Roma. There is a haunting elegance present in each series taken separately—in the peeling paint of the inactive rides, in... Read more >
Swan
Poems and Prose Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 13, 2010
Price: $23.00

Widely regarded as the "rock star" of American poetry, Mary Oliver is a writer whose words have long had the power to move countless readers. Regularly topping the national poetry best-seller list and drawing thousands to her sold-out readings across the coutnry, Oliver is unparalleled in her impact. As noted in...

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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Amy Clampitt, Edited by Mary Jo Salter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711930
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Selected Poems

Written by Amy Clampitt
Edited by Mary Jo Salter


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $19.95

When Amy Clampitt’s first collection, The Kingfisher, was published, it was hailed as that rare first book that “signals a major poet in full bloom” (Los Angeles Times). Its author was sixty-three years old. Over the next eleven years, Clampitt produced four additional, major collections. Now, the most essential poems from... Read more >
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Intruder
Intruder
Written by Jill Bialosky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711718
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Intruder

Written by Jill Bialosky


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $16.00

From acclaimed poet Jill Bialosky: a haunting series of poems about the dangers of eros and the creation of art, “as intense and perfectly noted as violin concertos” (Booklist).
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Special Orders
Special Orders
Written by Edward Hirsch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711558
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Poems
Written by Edward Hirsch


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $16.00

In these powerful and “achingly beautiful” (Booklist) poems of self-examination and openness from one of the cornerstones of the poetry world, Edward Hirsch assesses “the minor triumphs, the major failures” of his life, and the people and places that have colored it. Read more >
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The Ada Poems
The Ada Poems
Written by Cynthia Zarin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272478
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The Ada Poems

Written by Cynthia Zarin


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $25.00

A dazzling story of obsessive love emerges in Cynthia Zarin’s luminous new book inspired and inhabited by the title character of Nabokov’s novel Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle, who was the lifelong love of her half brother, Van.

These electric poems are set in a Nabokovian landscape of memory in which... Read more >
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Evidence
Evidence
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069059
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Evidence
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

Never afraid to shed the pretense of academic poetry, never shy of letting the power of an image lie in unadorned language, Mary Oliver offers us poems of arresting beauty that reflect on the power of love and the great gifts of the natural world. Inspired by the familiar lines from...

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Swan
Swan
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068991
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Swan
Poems and Prose Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $25.00

“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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Field of Light and Shadow
Field of Light and Shadow
Written by David Young
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307593399
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Field of Light and Shadow
Selected and New Poems
Written by David Young


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $27.95

A career-spanning volume from one of our most valuable living American poets, offering poems that display an exquisite ear tuned to the natural world, to love and friendship, and to the continually renewable possibilities of language. David Young’s settings are at once local and universal—an adolescence in Omaha, late summer on... Read more >
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The Dance Most of All
The Dance Most of All
Written by Jack Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780375711794
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The Dance Most of All
Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $20.00

In this “pithy and poignant” (Booklist) late-in-life collection, the award-winning Jack Gilbert gives us characteristically bold and nuanced poems as he revisits the passions of a lifetime—the women, the places, and the mysterious and lonely offices of poetry itself. Read more >
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Dear Darkness
Dear Darkness
Written by Kevin Young
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307264428
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Dear Darkness
Poems
Written by Kevin Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $18.00

Delivered in Young’s classic bluesy tone, this powerful collection of poems about the American family, smoky Southern food, and the losses that time inevitably brings “bristles with life, nerve and, best of all, wit” (San Francisco Chronicle).
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Many Miles
Many Miles
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780807068953
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Many Miles
Mary Oliver reads Mary Oliver
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Following the success of At Blackwater Pond, this second CD from best-selling poet Mary Oliver contains a selection of thirty-seven previously published poems and four as yet uncollected, read by the poet in her steady, magnetic voice. Oliver recites from the full range of her poetry-from her classic nature writing, to... Read more >
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