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The Everyman Chesterton
The Everyman Chesterton
Written by G.K. Chesterton, Edited by Ian Ker, Introduction by Ian Ker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594976
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The Everyman Chesterton

Written by G.K. Chesterton
Edited by Ian Ker
Introduction by Ian Ker


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $30.00

The first one-volume reader of the best of G. K. Chesterton’s writing in the full range of genres he mastered.

Chesterton was a towering literary figure of the early twentieth century, accomplished and prolific in many literary forms. A forceful proponent of Christianity and a critic of both conservatism and liberalism, he... Read more >
Poems and Songs
Poems and Songs
Written by Leonard Cohen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595836
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Poems and Songs

Written by Leonard Cohen


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
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A magnificent selection of song lyrics and poems from across the storied career of one of the most daring and affecting poet-ongwriters in the world.

In the more than half century since his first book of poems was published, Leonard Cohen has evolved into an international cult figure who transcends genres and... Read more >
Songs of Kabir
Songs of Kabir
Written by Kabir, Preface by Wendy Doniger, Translated by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, Introduction by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590173794
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Songs of Kabir

Written by Kabir
Preface by Wendy Doniger
Translated by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra
Introduction by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $14.00

A New York Review Books Original

Transcending divisions of creed, challenging social distinctions of all sorts, and celebrating individual unity with the divine, the poetry of Kabir is one of passion and paradox, of mind-bending riddles and exultant riffs. These new translations by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, one of India’s finest contemporary poets...

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Songs of Kabir

Written by Kabir
Preface by Wendy Doniger
Translated by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra
Introduction by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $14.00

A New York Review Books Original
Transcending divisions of creed, challenging social distinctions of all sorts, and celebrating individual unity with the divine, the poetry of Kabir is one of passion and paradox, of mind-bending riddles and exultant riffs. These new translations by Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, one of India’s finest contemporary poets...

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Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
Written by Lindy Hough
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439629
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Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
New and Selected Poems 1971-2010
Written by Lindy Hough


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $22.95

Wild Horses, Wild Dreams follows a trajectory from the early seventies to the present, giving a generous overview of Lindy Hough’s intellectual world and emotionally evocative language. The book samples poems from previously published books along with new poems. Selections from Changing Woman, Psyche, The Sun in Cancer, and Outlands &... Read more >
Folk
Folk
Written by Jacob McArthur Mooney
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ISBN: 9780771059391
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Folk

Written by Jacob McArthur Mooney


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

The two sections in Jacob McArthur Mooney’s virtuoso collection – one rural in orientation, one urban – open an intricate conversation. Taking as its inciting incident the 1998 crash of Swissair Flight 111 off the coast of Nova Scotia, before moving to the neighbourhoods around Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, Folk is... Read more >
Is
Is
Written by Anne Simpson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771080517
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Is

Written by Anne Simpson


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

A stunning new book of poems from the Griffin Poetry Prize-winning author of Loop.
 
A cell is a world within a world within a world. In this remarkable new collection, Anne Simpson finds form and inspiration in the cell – as it divides and multiplies, expanding beyond its borders. As these poems...

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Small Mechanics
Small Mechanics
Written by Lorna Crozier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771023293
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Small Mechanics

Written by Lorna Crozier


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

A radiant collection of new poems from one of Canada's most renowned and well-read poets.

The poems in Lorna Crozier's rich and wide-ranging new collection, a modern bestiary and a book of mourning, are both shadowed and illuminated by the passing of time, the small mechanics of the body as it ages... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht, Edited by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711985
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Selected Poems

Written by Anthony Hecht
Edited by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $21.00

Alongside Wallace Stevens, James Merrill, and other pillars of twentieth-century poetry, Anthony Hecht joins the Borzoi Poetry series.

Hecht, whose writing rings with the cadences of the King James Bible, and who, as an infantryman at the end of World War II, participated in the liberation of the concentration camps, lived and... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht, Edited by J.D. McClatchy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307598974
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Selected Poems

Written by Anthony Hecht
Edited by J.D. McClatchy


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $15.99

Alongside Wallace Stevens, James Merrill, and other pillars of twentieth-century poetry, Anthony Hecht joins the Borzoi Poetry series.

Hecht, whose writing rings with the cadences of the King James Bible, and who, as an infantryman at the end of World War II, participated in the liberation of the concentration camps, lived and... Read more >
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Voice Over
a nomadic conversation with Mahmoud Darwish
Written by Breyten Breytenbach


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $9.00

Mahmoud Darwish, the Palestinian poet (1941 - 9 August 2008), was a friend. I was on Gorée Island when I learned of his death during the course of an open-heart intervention in Houston, America. We had been together a few weeks earlier in Arles, the south of France. Even at noon... Read more >
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Collected Novels and Plays
Collected Novels and Plays
Written by James Merrill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307555212
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Collected Novels and Plays

Written by James Merrill


Format: eBook, 688 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $21.99

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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The Hunger Moon
The Hunger Moon
Written by Marge Piercy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307599810
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The Hunger Moon
New and Selected Poems, 1980-2010
Written by Marge Piercy


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $12.99

This new gathering of Marge Piercy’s poems—energetic, funny, political, full of vitality—brings us the heart of her mature work, the first selected since Circles on the Water in 1982.

Here are poems that chart the milestone events and fierce passions of her middle years: the death of her mother, whom we... Read more >
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The Collected Poems of Amy Clampitt
The Collected Poems of Amy Clampitt
Written by Amy Clampitt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307778543
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The Collected Poems of Amy Clampitt

Written by Amy Clampitt


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $17.99

When Amy Clampitt's first book of poems, The Kingfisher, was published in January 1983, the response was jubilant. The poet was sixty-three years old, and there had been no debut like hers in recent memory. "A dance of language," said May Swenson. "A genius for places," wrote J. D. McClatchy, and... Read more >
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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: $14.99

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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The Zoo in Winter
The Zoo in Winter
Written by Polina Barskova, Translated by Boris Dralyuk and David Stromberg
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ISBN: 9781935554264
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The Zoo in Winter
Selected Poems
Written by Polina Barskova
Translated by Boris Dralyuk and David Stromberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $15.00

Opulent, playful, and sensual, Polina Barskova's poems have earned her a reputation as the finest Russian poet under forty. While steeped in Russian and classical culture, Barskova's work remains unmistakably contemporary, at once classic and edgy--always fresh, new and even startling. A major English-language event, The Zoo in Winter collects poems... Read more >
News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
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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
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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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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Wallace Stevens, Edited by John N. Serio
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307701237
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Selected Poems

Written by Wallace Stevens
Edited by John N. Serio


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

A beautiful new edition—the first in nearly twenty years—of the work of Wallace Stevens, a founding father of contemporary American poetry, with a dazzling range of work that is at once emotional and intellectual. As John N. Serio reminds us in his elegant introduction, Stevens has written more persuasively than any... 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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Echoes of Memory
Echoes of Memory
Written by John O'Donohue
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ISBN: 9780307717580
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Echoes of Memory

Written by John O'Donohue


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

John O'Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality, Anam Cara. Just as To Bless the Space Between Us was being published, he died suddenly at the age of fifty-two. His powerfully wise and lyrical voice is profoundly missed, but his many readers are... Read more >
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Echoes of Memory
Echoes of Memory
Written by John O'Donohue
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ISBN: 9780307717597
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Echoes of Memory

Written by John O'Donohue


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $11.99

John O'Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality, Anam Cara. Just as To Bless the Space Between Us was being published, he died suddenly at the age of fifty-two. His powerfully wise and lyrical voice is profoundly missed, but his many readers are... Read more >
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Morning Haiku
Morning Haiku
Written by Sonia Sanchez
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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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Very Bad Poetry
Very Bad Poetry
Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307765970
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Very Bad Poetry

Written by Kathryn Petras and Ross Petras


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $10.99

Writing very bad poetry requires talent.  It helps to have a wooden ear for words, a penchant for sinking into a mire of sentimentality, and an enviable confidence that allows one to write despite absolutely appalling incompetence.

The 131 poems collected in this first-of-its-kind anthology are so glaringly awful that they embody a... Read more >
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