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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Vladimir Nabokov, Introduction by Thomas Karshan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957559
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Selected Poems

Written by Vladimir Nabokov
Introduction by Thomas Karshan


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $12.99

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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The Master Letters
The Master Letters
Written by Lucie Brock-Broido
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307557827
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The Master Letters

Written by Lucie Brock-Broido


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2010
Price: $13.99

The title of this richly textured book derives from two of the three mysterious letters left by Emily Dickinson--the ones addressed to "Dear Master." Lucie Brock-Boido has imagined a series of letters echoing devices found in Dickinson's own work. "We feel we are in the presence of something entirely new, "... 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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Miguel Hernandez

Written by Miguel Hernandez
Translated by Don Share


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.95

Miguel Hernández is, along with Antonio Machado, Juan Ramón Jiménez, and Federico García Lorca, one of the greatest Spanish poets of the twentieth century. This volume spans the whole of Hernández’s brief writing life, and includes his most celebrated poems, from the early lyrics written in traditional forms, such as the... Read more >
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Bicentennial
Bicentennial
Written by Dan Chiasson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349826
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Bicentennial
Poems
Written by Dan Chiasson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

From the acclaimed poet—a refreshing, singular collection of poems about boys and boyhood, historical cycles and personal history, memory and meaning.
 
Bicentennial summons the world of Chiasson’s seventies childhood in Vermont: early VCRs, snow, erections, pizza, snowmobiles, high-school cliques, and the Bicentennial celebration,  but his book is also an elegy... Read more >
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The Beauty of the Husband
The Beauty of the Husband
Written by Anne Carson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307554567
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The Beauty of the Husband
A Fictional Essay in 29 Tangos
Written by Anne Carson


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2009
Price: $11.99

The Beauty Of The Husband is an essay on Keats’s idea that beauty is truth, and is also the story of a marriage. It is told in 29 tangos. A tango (like a marriage) is something you have to dance to the end.

This clear-eyed, brutal, moving, darkly funny book tells a... Read more >
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Collected Poems
Collected Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307960740
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Collected Poems

Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $16.99

Gathered in this volume readers will find more than fifty years of poems by the incomparable Jack Gilbert, from his Yale Younger Poets prize-winning volume to glorious late poems, including a section of previously uncollected work.
 
There is no one quite like Jack Gilbert in postwar American poetry. After garnering... Read more >
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Ahead of All Parting
Ahead of All Parting
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke, Translated by Stephen Mitchell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153577
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Ahead of All Parting
The Selected Poetry and Prose of Rainer Maria Rilke
Written by Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Stephen Mitchell


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2015
Price: $12.99

The reputation of Rainer Maria Rilke has grown steadily since his death in 1926; today he is widely considered to be the greatest poet of the twentieth century. This Modern Library edition presents Stephen Mitchell’s acclaimed translations of Rilke, which have won praise for their re-creation of the poet’s rich formal... Read more >
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Why I Wake Early
New Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 15, 2004
Price: $15.00

The forty-seven new works in this volume include poems on crickets, toads, trout lilies, black snakes, goldenrod, bears, greeting the morning, watching the deer, and, finally, lingering in happiness. Each poem is imbued with the extraordinary perceptions of a poet who considers the everyday in our lives and the natural world... Read more >
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Paradise
Paradise
Written by Dante, Illustrated by Gustave Dore, Translated by Anthony Esolen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307422545
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Paradise

Written by Dante
Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Translated by Anthony Esolen


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $2.99

“If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, Crisis

In this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy, Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved... Read more >
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