Poetry

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ODYSSEY

Written by Homer
By its evocation of a real or imaged heroic age, its contrasts of character and its variety of adventure, above all by its sheer narrative power, the Odyssey has won and preserved its place among the greatest tales in the world.
November 1, 1997 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 541 Pages |
$19.00
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COMPLETE POEMS

Written by Moore, Marianne
"Teems with sharp observation, profound moral insight, high satiric wit, and all manner of aesthetic delight." -The New York Times Book Review A Penguin Classic This definitive edition brings together all the works that Pulitzer Prize-winning Marianne Moore wished to preserve, covering more than sixty years of writing, and incorporating the final revisions
November 1, 1994 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 320 Pages |
$16.00
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COMPLETE POEMS OF EMILY DICKINSON

Written by Dickinson, Emily
This comprehensive and authoritative collection of all 1,775 poems by Emily Dickinson is an essential volume for all lovers of American literature.
January 30, 1976 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 784 Pages |
$22.00
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LEAVES OF GRASS

Written by Whitman, Walt
Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice and style into American letters and gave expression to an optimistic, bombastic visi
November 28, 2000 | Paperback | Modern Library | 800 Pages |
$16.00
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AS I WALKED OUT ONE EVENING

Written by Auden, W H
Following the success of Tell Me the Truth About Love, this warm, delightful, and sometimes uproarious collection of Auden's lighter poems includes 13 poems never previously published. Full of verse that's fun and approachable, this collection includes love poems, dramatic verses, operatic songs, toasts, a few baudy limericks, and much more.
August 8, 1995 | Paperback | Vintage | 240 Pages |
$15.00
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DRUM-TAPS: THE COMPLETE 1865 EDITION

Written by Whitman, Walt
Walt Whitman worked as a nurse in an army hospital during the Civil War and published Drum-Taps, his war poems, as the war was coming to an end. Later, the book came out in an expanded form, including "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd," Whitman's passionate elegy for Lincoln.
April 7, 2015 | Paperback | New York Review of Books |
$14.00
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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF RED

Written by Carson, Anne
The award-winning poet reinvents a genre in a stunning work that is both a novel and a poem, both an unconventional re-creation of an ancient Greek myth and a wholly original coming-of-age story set in the present. Geryon, a young boy who is also a winged red monster, reveals the volcanic terrain of his fragile, tormented soul in an autobiography he begins at the age of five.
July 27, 1999 | Paperback | Vintage | 160 Pages |
$16.00
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SELECTED POEMS: 1988-2013

Written by Heaney, Seamus
A new edition of the later selected work of a Nobel Prize-winning poet
November 18, 2014 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux |
$18.00
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RED DOC

Written by Carson, Anne
**New York Magazine's Top 10 Books of 2013**
March 11, 2014 | Paperback | Vintage | 167 Pages |
$15.95
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DUINO ELEGIES & THE SONNETS TO ORPHEUS

Written by Rilke, Rainer Maria
Available for the first time in a single volume, Ranier Maria Rilke's two most beloved sequences of poems rendered by his most faithful translator. Rilke is unquestionably the twentieth century's most significant and compelling poet of romantic transformation and spiritual quest. His poems of ecstatic identification with the world exert perennial fascination.
October 6, 2009 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.00

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