Poetry

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AL QUE QUIERE!

Written by Williams, William Carlos
Published in 1917 by The Four Seas Press, Al Que Quiere! was William Carlos Williams's breakthrough book and contains some of his best-loved poems ("Tract," "Apology," "El Hombre," "Danse Russe," "January Morning," and "Smell!"), as well as a Whitmanesque concluding long poem, "The Wanderer," that anticipates his epic masterpiece Paterson.
October 31, 2017 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 128 Pages |
$14.95
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POEMS OF DYLAN THOMAS

Written by Thomas, Dylan
The reputation of Dylan Thomas (1914-1953) as one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century has not waned in the fifty years since his death. A Welshman with a passion for the English language, Thomas's singular poetic voice has been admired and imitated, but never matched.
October 31, 2017 | Hardcover | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 512 Pages |
$39.95
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EROTIC POEMS FROM THE SANSKRIT: AN ANTHOLOGY

Classical Sanskrit literature boasts an exquisite canon of poetry devoted to erotic love. In Erotic Poems from the Sanskrit, noted translator and scholar R. Parthasarathy curates a selection in a new verse translation that introduces readers to Sanskrit poetry in a modern English vernacular.
November 7, 2017 | Paperback | Columbia University Press | 216 Pages |
$25.00
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COLLECTED POEMS: 1974-2004

Written by Dove, Rita
Rita Dove's Collected Poems 1974-2004 showcases the wide-ranging diversity that earned her a Pulitzer Prize, the position of U.S. poet laureate, a National Humanities Medal, and a National Medal of Art.
November 14, 2017 | PB | W. W. Norton & Company |
$17.95
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ODYSSEY

Written by Homer
The first great adventure story in the Western canon, The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth, poverty, and power; about marriage and family; about travelers, hospitality, and the yearning for home.
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 592 Pages |
$39.95
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BEST OF POETRY IN MOTION: CELEBRATING TWENTY-FIVE YEARS ON SUBWAYS AND BUSES

It would have pleased Walt Whitman, that poet of urban motion, to envision his words coursing by electrified rail through a diverse, global city of 8 million souls.
September 26, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 192 Pages |
$15.95
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SUN IN DAYS: POEMS

Written by O'Rourke, Meghan
From the acclaimed poet and critic Meghan O'Rourke comes a powerful collection about the frailty of the body, the longing for a child, and the philosophical questions raised when the body goes dramatically awry. In formally ambitious poems and lyric essays, Sun in Days gives voice to the experience of illness, the permanence of loss, and invigorating moments of grace.
September 19, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 128 Pages |
$26.95
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TECHNICIANS OF THE SACRED, THIRD EDITION: A RANGE OF POETRIES FROM AFRICA, AMERICA, ASIA, EUROPE, AND OCEANIA (THIRD EDITION, REVISED AND EXP)

Written by Rothenberg, Jerome
Hailed by Robert Creeley as "both a deeply useful book and an unequivocal delight" and by the LA Times Book Review as one of the hundred most recommended American books of the late 20th century, Jerome Rothenberg's landmark anthology Technicians of the Sacred has educated and inspired generations of poets, artists, musicians, and other readers, exposing them to the multiple possibili
August 22, 2017 | Paperback | University of California Press | 688 Pages |
$34.95
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DON'T CALL US DEAD: POEMS

Written by Smith, Danez
Finalist for the National Book Award for PoetryWinner of the Forward Prize for Best Collection "[Smith's] poems are enriched to the point of volatility, but they pay out, often, in sudden joy."--The New Yorker
September 5, 2017 | Paperback | Graywolf Press | 96 Pages |
$16.00
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SELECTED POEMS 1968-2014

Written by Muldoon, Paul
"The most significant English-Language poet born since the second world war." --The Times Literary Supplement
November 14, 2017 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 240 Pages |
$17.00

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