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How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2002 Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393325348
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 17th, 2004

Over a quarter-century's work from the 2003 winner of the Arrell Gibson Award for Lifetime Achievement.


The Pocket Rumi (Shambhala Pocket Library #6) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781611804430
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Published: Shambhala - August 1st, 2017

A collection of the best of Rumi's poetry.


Dream Work Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780871130693
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - January 7th, 1994

Dream Work, a collection of forty-five poems, follows both chronologically and logically Mary Oliver's American Primitive, which won her the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1983. The depth and diversity of perceptual awareness so steadfast and radiant in American Primitive continues in Dream Work.


Things as It Is Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781556595493
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - October 9th, 2018

"Poems of balanced wildness and instinctual grace."--New York Journal of Books

" Twichell's poems] open out into a stark, sometimes bewildered clarity." --The Washington Post

"Suppose you had Sappho's passion, the intelligence and perspicacity of Curie, and Dickinson's sweet wit . . . then you would have the poems of Chase Twichell." --Hayden Carruth


Stuff I've Been Feeling Lately Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781449487560
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - April 11th, 2017

A poet, journalist, and activist, Alicia Cook offers a soundtrack of survival.

Structured like an old-school mix-tape, Stuff I've Been Feeling Lately is Alicia Cook's lyric message to anyone who has dealt with addiction. "Side A" touches on all aspects of the human condition: life, death, love, trauma, and growth.


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Selected Poems Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780871401540
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Published: Liveright - August 17th, 2007

"No one else has ever made avant-garde, experimental poems so attractive to both the general and the special reader."—Randall Jarrell


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Frost: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780679455141
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Published: Everyman's Library - June 24th, 1997

rom one of the most brilliant and widely read of all American poets, a generous selection of lyrics, dramatic monologues, and narrative poems--all of them steeped in the wayward and isolated beauty of Frost's native New England. Includes his classics "Mending Wall, " "Birches, " and "The Road Not Taken, " as well as poems less famous but equally great.


Nouns & Verbs: New and Selected Poems Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062854148
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Published: Ecco - April 2nd, 2019

A major new collection from one of our best loved, most celebrated, and most original poets


A Poetry Handbook Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780156724005
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Published: Mariner Books - August 15th, 1994

With passion, wit, and good common sense, the celebrated poet Mary Oliver tells of the basic ways a poem is built—meter and rhyme, form and diction, sound and sense. She talks of iambs and trochees, couplets and sonnets, and how and why this should matter to anyone writing or reading poetry.


The Complete Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe Cover Image
By Edgar Allan Poe, Jay Parini (Introduction by), April Bernard (Afterword by)
$4.95
ISBN: 9780451531056
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Published: Signet - October 7th, 2008

Explore the transcendent world of unity and ultimate beauty in Edgar Allan Poe’s verse in this complete poetry collection.


Rilke's Book of Hours: Love Poems to God Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594481567
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 1st, 2005

A FINALIST FOR THE PEN/WEST TRANSLATION AWARD

The 100th Anniversary Edition of a global classic, containing beautiful translations along with the original German text.


Sonnets (Evergreens) Cover Image
$8.00
ISBN: 9781847496089
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Published: Alma Classics - September 22nd, 2016

Shakespeare's Sonnets are among the most lyrical and moving pieces of poetry in any language, abounding with examples of his genius for wordplay, rhythm and metaphor and dealing with the eternal themes of love, memory, beauty and the ravishes of time.


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