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Keats: Poems
Keats: Poems
Written by John Keats
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712586
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Keats: Poems

Written by John Keats


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2014
Price: $9.99

These Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover editions are popular for their compact size and reasonable price which do not compromise content. Poems: Keats contains a full selection of Keats's work, including his lyric poems, narrative poems, letters, and an index of first lines. Read more >
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Sometimes a Great Notion
Sometimes a Great Notion
Written by David Donnell
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ISBN: 9781551995762
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Sometimes a Great Notion

Written by David Donnell


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $8.99

Long admired for his books of poetry, most recently China Blues and Dancing in the Dark, David Donnell’s poems continue to surprise and amaze us with their cool jazz of spontaneity and imaginative logic. A sensual and intellectual feast, Sometimes a Great Notion is a deconstruction of the contemporary artist’s life... Read more >
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Hardy: Poems
Hardy: Poems
Written by Thomas Hardy
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ISBN: 9780375712579
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Hardy: Poems

Written by Thomas Hardy


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
Price: $8.99

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Hardy contains poems from Moments of Vision, Satires of Circumstance, Veteris Vestigia Flammae, Heredity, Short Stories, Afterwards, and an index of first lines. Read more >
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Against Paradise
Against Paradise
Written by Shawna Lemay
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ISBN: 9781551995885
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Against Paradise

Written by Shawna Lemay


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $9.99

Shawna Lemay’s rich, amused, insistent, ingenious meditation on Venice will surprise readers with its peculiar grace. Here is the work of an elegant raconteur; a self-effacing, sharp-eared occupier of voices; a high-toned, compassionate gossip. From many mouths, she offers us the city, doomed, full of light.

Lemay’s Venice is a small... Read more >
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Written by Tao Lin


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

In Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy a 23–year–old person attempts to explain to himself the possible origins, ends, and cures of anger, worry, despair, obsession, and confusion, while concurrently experiencing those things in various contexts including a romantic relationship, a book of poetry, and the arbitrary nature of the universe. Read more >
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The Pocket Haiku
The Pocket Haiku
Written by Basho, Buson and Issa, Translated by Sam Hamill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801538
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The Pocket Haiku

Written by Basho, Buson and Issa
Translated by Sam Hamill


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $8.95

Quintessential classical Japanese haiku--selected and translated by one of America's premier poet-translators--now available in a pocket edition.

In this collection of haiku, translator Sam Hamill has compiled the best from the tradition, spanning the sixteenth through nineteenth centuries, with particular focus on the three great masters: Bashō, Buson, and Issa. Based on... Read more >
Point No Point
Point No Point
Written by Jane Munro
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996691
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Point No Point
Poems
Written by Jane Munro


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $9.99

Point No Point’s title comes from a landform — an actual point on the west coast of Vancouver Island, which seems, when approached from the other side, to be no point at all — and it alerts us to the fact that Jane Munro’s poems are situated in a deep sense... Read more >
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Coleridge: Poems
Coleridge: Poems
Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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ISBN: 9780375712562
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Coleridge: Poems

Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2014
Price: $7.99

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) was the master impresario of English Romanticism -- an enormously erudite and tireless critic, lecturer, and polemicist who almost single-handedly created the intellectual climate in which the Romantic movement was received and understood. He was also, in poems such as 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,' 'Christabel,'... Read more >
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Byron: Poems
Byron: Poems
Written by Lord G. Gordon Byron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712548
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Byron: Poems

Written by Lord G. Gordon Byron


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 30, 2014
Price: $7.99

To the nineteenth-century reader, George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824), was the archetype of the Romantic literary hero, a figure admired and emulated as much for the revolutionary panache with which he lived his life as the brio and allure of his verse. Our century has seen him more clearly as a... Read more >
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Missing Children
Missing Children
Written by Lynn Crosbie
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995151
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Missing Children

Written by Lynn Crosbie


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $13.99

A daring and innovative collection of new poems by the controversial author of Paul’s Case and VillainElle.

Missing Children is a daring and innovative collection of new poems by the controversial author of Pauls Case and VillainElle. Here, Lynn Crosbie creates a bold fusion of genres by taking traditional elements of the... Read more >
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Nothing More to Lose
Nothing More to Lose
Written by Najwan Darwish, Translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid
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ISBN: 9781590177303
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Nothing More to Lose

Written by Najwan Darwish
Translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $12.95

Nothing More to Lose is the first collection of poems by Palestinian poet Najwan Darwish to appear in English. Hailed across the Arab world  and beyond, Darwish’s poetry walks the razor’s edge between despair and resistance, between dark humor and harsh political realities. With incisive imagery and passionate lyricism, Darwish confronts... Read more >
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Nothing More to Lose

Written by Najwan Darwish
Translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $12.95

Nothing More to Lose is the first collection of poems by Palestinian poet Najwan Darwish to appear in English. Hailed across the Arab world  and beyond, Darwish’s poetry walks the razor’s edge between despair and resistance, between dark humor and harsh political realities. With incisive imagery and passionate lyricism, Darwish confronts... Read more >
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Wordsworth: Poems
Wordsworth: Poems
Written by William Wordsworth
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712630
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Wordsworth: Poems

Written by William Wordsworth


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth (1770-1850) brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context of nature that have most influenced our cultural climate. Here, collected in this volume, are Wordsworth’s finest works, some of the most... Read more >
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Love Sonnets and Elegies
Love Sonnets and Elegies
Written by Louise Labe, Preface by Karin Lessing, Afterword by Richard Sieburth, Translated by Richard Sieburth
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ISBN: 9781590177310
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Love Sonnets and Elegies

Written by Louise Labe
Preface by Karin Lessing
Afterword by Richard Sieburth
Translated by Richard Sieburth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.95

Louise Labé, one of the most original poets of the French Renaissance, published her complete Works around the age of thirty and then disappeared from history. Rediscovered in the nineteenth century, her incandescent love sonnets were later translated into German by Rilke and appear here in a revelatory new English version... Read more >
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Love Sonnets and Elegies

Written by Louise Labe
Afterword by Richard Sieburth
Translated by Richard Sieburth
Introduction by Karin Lessing


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.95

Louise Labé, one of the most original poets of the French Renaissance, published her complete Works around the age of thirty and then disappeared from history. Rediscovered in the nineteenth century, her incandescent love sonnets were later translated into German by Rilke and appear here in a revelatory new English version... Read more >
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Marvell: Poems
Marvell: Poems
Written by Andrew Marvell
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ISBN: 9780804152969
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Marvell: Poems

Written by Andrew Marvell


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $4.99

The great seventeenth-century metaphysical poet Andrew Marvell was one of the chief wits and satirists of his time as well as a passionate defender of individual liberty. Today, however, he is known chiefly for his brilliant lyric poems, including “The Garden,” “The Definition of Love,” “Bermudas,” “To His Coy Mistress,” and... Read more >
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Poems
Poems
Written by Edna St. Vincent Millay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152952
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Poems

Written by Edna St. Vincent Millay


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $6.99

One of America’s most beloved poets, Edna St. Vincent Millay burst onto the literary scene at a very young age and won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923. Her passionate lyrics and superbly crafted sonnets have thrilled generations of readers long after the notoriously bohemian lifestyle she led in Greenwich... Read more >
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Robinson: Poems
Robinson: Poems
Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson, Edited by Scott Donaldson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152945
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Robinson: Poems

Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson
Edited by Scott Donaldson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $9.99

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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Shelley: Poems
Shelley: Poems
Written by Percy Bysshe Shelley
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ISBN: 9780375712623
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Shelley: Poems

Written by Percy Bysshe Shelley


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $9.99

Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was perhaps the most intellectually adventurous of the great Romantic poets.  A classicist, a headlong visionary, a social radical, and a poet of serene artistry with a lyric touch second to none, Shelley personified the richly various—and contradictory—energies of his time. This compact yet comprehensive collection showcases... Read more >
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Whitman: Poems
Whitman: Poems
Written by Walt Whitman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307806710
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Whitman: Poems

Written by Walt Whitman


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
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: Whitman contains forty-two of the American master's poems, including "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," "Song of Myself," "I Hear America Singing," "Halcyon Days," and an index of first lines. Read more >
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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems
Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems
Written by James Baldwin, Introduction by Nikky Finney
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ISBN: 9780807084861
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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems

Written by James Baldwin
Introduction by Nikky Finney


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $16.00

All of the published poetry of James Baldwin, including six significant poems previously only available in a limited edition
 
During his lifetime (1924–1987), James Baldwin authored seven novels, as well as several plays and essay collections, which were published to wide-spread praise. These books, among them Notes of a Native Son,... Read more >
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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems

Written by James Baldwin
Introduction by Nikky Finney


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $16.00

All of the published poetry of James Baldwin, including six significant poems previously only available in a limited edition
 
During his lifetime (1924–1987), James Baldwin authored seven novels, as well as several plays and essay collections, which were published to wide-spread praise. These books, among them Notes of a Native Son,... Read more >
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Listening
Listening
Written by Margaret Avison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551994215
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Listening
The Last Poems of Margaret Avison
Written by Margaret Avison


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $13.99

A Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year


Margaret Avison was widely acknowledged as one of Canada’s foremost poets. Taut, sublime, subtle, and crystalline, the poems in her brilliant new collection, published posthumously, showcase Avison at her best, and constitute the final chapter in an extraordinary artistic legacy that spanned more... Read more >
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Whetstone
Whetstone
Written by Lorna Crozier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996554
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Whetstone

Written by Lorna Crozier


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $9.99

National-award-winning poet Lorna Crozier’s new collection of poems are peopled by the seasons and their elements, her beloved prairies, sorrow, joy, and the dead. Central to their themes are revisitations of family and marriage, and the land-death that is drought. Universal, deeply moving, crowded with breathtaking imagery, these are darkly resonant... Read more >
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Complicity
Complicity
Written by Adam Sol
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ISBN: 9780771079276
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Complicity

Written by Adam Sol


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $18.95

A dazzling and exhilarating new collection of poetry from an award-winning Canadian poet. For fans of Ken Babstock, A.F. Moritz, and Karen Solie.
     Award-winning poet Adam Sol's fourth collection is a meditation on complicity. By turns intimate and lyrical, experimental and outlandish, the collection focuses us on how we cannot escape... Read more >
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