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Rumi

by Jalaluddin Rumi & Rasoul Shams Rumi Publications / Rumi Poetry Club (March 15, 2012)

Cambridge University professor Reynold Nicholson once remarked that the 13th-century Persian poet Rumi is the "greatest mystical poet of any age." In Rumi's vision, love is the very matrix of existence; love...


Favorite Poems

by William Wordsworth Dover Publications (April 11, 2012)

Treasury of 39 works by influential English Romantic poet: "Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey," the "Lucy" poems, "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud," "Intimations of Immortality," many more.


The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Vol. III: Autobiogra

by William Butler Yeats, Douglas Archibald & William O'donnell Scribner (July 06, 2010)

Autobiographies consists of six autobiographical works that William Butler Yeats published together in the mid-1930s to form a single, extraordinary memoir of the first fifty-eight years of his life, from his...


Not for Specialists: New and Selected Poems

by W.D. Snodgrass BOA Editions Ltd. (July 01, 2014)

35 new poems and selections from six previous collections including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Heart's Needle.


Caldera: Notes from the Pit: Venting A Sarcastic Soul

by Edward Fuller FastPencil (December 03, 2014)

A glimpse into the magma coursing beneath the seemingly dormant surface of a black oddball's daily facade. Poems, short-stories, and a novella that skewer convention, current events, and all pretense.


Red Sox Rhymes

by Dick Flavin William Morrow (July 14, 2015)

From the voice of Fenway Park comes a collection of sixty-four humorous and nostalgic poems celebrating the Boston Red Sox.

A commonwealth institution and popular local television personality who is also the...


The Secret of Hoa Sen

by Nguyen Phan Que Mai & Bruce Weigl BOA Editions Ltd. (November 17, 2014)

Presented in bilingual English and Vietnamese, these poems build bridges between two cultures inextricably bound together by war and destruction.


Terrapin: Poems by Wendell Berry

by Wendell Berry Counterpoint (October 20, 2014)

Tom Pohrt spent years gathering those poems of Wendell Berry’s he imagined children might read and appreciate, making sketches to accompany his selection. Over the past several years a dialogue has evolved...


Streaming

by Allison Adelle Hedge Coke Coffee House Press (November 10, 2014)

An award-winning poet turns to her indigenous background to consider loss, memory, and the fate of the planet.


The Walt Whitman MEGAPACK ®: More Than 500 Classic Poems, Essays, and Letters, including Leaves of Grass

by Walt Whitman Wildside Press (November 06, 2014)

The Walt Whitman MEGAPACK™ collects more than 500 classic poems, essays, and letters of Walt Whitman, including "Leaves of Grass," Whitman's magnum opus.


Dome of the Hidden Pavilion

by James Tate Ecco (August 04, 2015)

The seventeenth book of verse from one of America’s finest and most acclaimed contemporary poets—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

Capturing his inimitable voice—provocative, amusing,...


Traveler

by Devin Johnston Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 02, 2014)

The poems in Devin Johnston's Traveler cross great distances, from the Red Hills of Kansas to the Rough Bounds of the Scottish Highlands, following weather patterns, bird migrations, and ocean voyages. Less...


Mysticism in Postmodernist Long Poems: Contemplation of the Divine

by Joe Moffett Lehigh University Press (October 28, 2014)

This book examines how postmodernist writers use the long poem as a means of exploring a direct relationship with the divine. They find that the must chart individual paths of spiritual understanding informed...


Breezeway

by John Ashbery Ecco (May 12, 2015)

A bold, striking new collection of poems from one of America’s most influential and inventive poets.

With more than twenty poetry collections to his name, John Ashbery is one of our most agile, philosophically...


Second Childhood

by Fanny Howe Graywolf Press (November 18, 2014)

The new poetry collection by Fanny Howe, whose "body of work seems larger, stranger, and more permanent with each new book she publishes" (Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize citation)

People want to be poets for reasons...


The Deleted World

by Tomas Transtromer & Robin Robertson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 25, 2014)

A short selection of haunting, meditative poems from the winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature

Tomas Tranströmer can be clearly recognized not just as Sweden's most important poet, but as a writer of...


Ashes for Breakfast

by Durs Grünbein & Michael Hofmann Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 25, 2014)

The first English translation of Germany's leading contemporary poet.

...what is the whole surreal jokeshop

of terrors compared to the

infinitely chance little

tricks of a poem.

--from "MonoLogical Poem #1"

Born in...


Hum

by Jamaal May Alice James Books (November 03, 2014)

Jamaal May's language hits us hard and fast, immersing us in the rhythm and rush of his city's ardent heart.


Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys

National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry 2012

by D. A. Powell Graywolf Press (November 18, 2014)

*Winner of the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry*

I have this rearrangement to make:

symbolic death, my backward glance.

The way the past is a kind of future

leaning against the sporty hood....


Selected Poems 1988-2013

by Seamus Heaney Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 18, 2014)

A new edition of the later selected work of a Nobel Prize-winning poet

Often considered to be "the greatest poet of our age" (The Guardian), Seamus Heaney was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995 "for...


Repast

by D. A. Powell Graywolf Press (November 18, 2014)

D. A. Powell's first three groundbreaking books

Published together for the first time, D. A. Powell's landmark trilogy of Tea, Lunch, and Cocktails make up a three-course Divine Comedy for our day. With a new...


The Outcasts

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in London in 1962, this collection of Sitwell's later poetry contains "several pieces which show that the lyrical impulse of her early days was still alive to make new discoveries of great freshness...


An Italian Visit

by C. Day Lewis Bloomsbury Publishing (December 01, 2011)

In this work, first published in 1953, C. Day Lewis, former Professor of Poetry at Oxford, chooses a form that enables his various gifts to be displayed to advantage and to sustain rapt interest in a poem longer...


Pegasus and Other Poems

by C. Day Lewis Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

A collection of poetry from Cecil Day Lewis, Poet Laureate from 1968 until his death in 1972.

Originally published in 1957, this collection shows how much his style had changed after having distanced himself...


Gardeners and Astronomers

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

The constant themes of the great poet, Birth, Death, Pity and Indignation, the unity of life, the re-birth that is brought by Spring, and the necessity for choice that informs all sentient life, are the core...


A Poet's Notebook

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in 1943, this is a selection of writings from Dr. Sitwell's private notebooks. It includes essays on prosody, the role of the poet, the nature of poetry, and includes her full length work 'A...


Bath

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in 1932, this is the story of eighteenth century Bath, where Beau Nash ruled as uncrowned king for so many years, the fashionable members of English society found a splendid justification for...


The Bird-Catcher

by Martin Armstrong Bloomsbury Publishing (November 02, 2012)

This beautiful collection of poems tells tales of blossoming springs and fruitful summers; in Honey Harvest Armstrong depicts Spring with the overweight apple blossom nodding on their branches and the sweet...


Off by Heart

by Roger Stevens Bloomsbury Publishing (June 21, 2013)

A wonderful collection of poems that are easy to remember and perfect to recite out loud. New, modern and classic poems, ranging from very short to long. The book also includes tips for readers, teachers and...


The Quarry: Poems

by Dan Lechay Ohio University Press (February 23, 2004)

Marvelous, disquieting, extraordinarily beautiful book that meditates on fundamental questions of time and change in and through a clear-eyed yet loving evocation of everyday existence.

Once or twice in a generation...


Collected Poems, 1919-1976

by Allen Tate & Christopher Benfey Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 11, 2014)

One of the early-twentieth century Southern intellectuals and artists of the early twentieth century known as the Agrarians, Allen Tate wrote poetry that was rooted strongly in that region's past—in the land,...


Taken In Faith: Poems

by Helen Pinkerton & Timothy Steele Swallow Press (May 31, 2002)

In 1967, Yvor Winters wrote of Helen Pinkerton, "she is a master of poetic style and of her material. No poet in English writes with more authority." Unfortunately, in 1967 mastery of poetic style was not, by...


The Room Within: Poems

by Moore Moran Swallow Press (June 13, 2010)

The Room Within is a retrospective survey of a poetic career dating back to the late fifties. A student of Yvor Winters at Stanford, Moore Moran has deservedly earned a reputation, along with fellow Winters...


The Optimist: Poems

by Joshua Mehigan Ohio University Press (May 10, 2005)

In Joshua Mehigan's award-winning poetry, one encounters a lucid, resolute vision driven by an amazing facility with the metrical line. Most of the poems in The Optimist unapologetically employ traditional...


Copia

by Erika Meitner BOA Editions Ltd. (September 22, 2014)

Started as a VQR documentary, Copia examines the now-bankrupt city of Detroit, once the thriving heart of the American Dream.


Cracks in the Invisible: Poems

by Stephen Kampa Ohio University Press (May 11, 2011)

Stephen Kampa’s poems are witty and restless in their pursuit of an intelligent modern faith. They range from a four-line satire of office inspirational posters to a lengthy meditation on the silence of God....


Religious Imaginaries: The Liturgical and Poetic Practices of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, and Adelaide Procter

by Karen Dieleman Ohio University Press (August 14, 2012)

Religious Imaginaries explores liturgical practice as formative for how three Victorian women poets imagined the world and their place in it and, consequently, for how they developed their creative and critical...


The Cultural Production of Matthew Arnold

by Antony H. Harrison Ohio University Press (November 15, 2009)

The career of Matthew Arnold as an eminent poet and the preeminent critic of his generation constitutes a remarkable historical spectacle orchestrated by a host of powerful Victorian cultural institutions.

The...


Photographing Eden: Poems

by Jason Gray Ohio University Press (December 15, 2008)

Photographing Eden presents the first full-length collection of poems by a major new talent. The work meditates on several ideas, the crux of which is Eden: spirituality, environmentalism, and the relationships...


The Chair

by Richard Garcia BOA Editions Ltd. (September 22, 2014)

Noted prose poet and celebrated Latino author Richard Garcia’s sixth collection is rich in fabulist traditions—lyrical, accessible, and highly imaginative.


Unseen Hand

by Adam Zagajewski & Clare Cavanagh Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 28, 2014)

One of the most gifted poets of our time, Adam Zagajewski is a contemporary classic. Few writers in poetry or prose have attained the lucid intelligence and limpid economy of style that are the trademarks of...


If I Were Another

by Mahmoud Darwish & Fady Joudah Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 28, 2014)

Winner of the PEN USA Literary Award for Translation

Mahmoud Darwish was that rare literary phenomenon: a poet both acclaimed by critics as one of the most important poets in the Arab world and beloved by his...


The Heart Is Strange

by John Berryman & Daniel Swift Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 21, 2014)

A lively sampling from the work of one of the most celebrated and daring poets of the twentieth century

John Berryman was perhaps the most idiosyncratic American poet of the twentieth century. Best known for...


Eternal Enemies

by Adam Zagajewski & Clare Cavanagh Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 28, 2014)

The highway became the Red Sea.

We moved through the storm like a sheer valley.

You drove; I looked at you with love.

—from "Storm"

One of the most gifted and readable poets of his time, Adam Zagajewski is proving...


Cora Fry's Pillow Book

by Rosellen Brown Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 28, 2014)

Through the persona of Cora Fry, a wife and mother living in a small New Hampshire town, Rosellen Brown explores the ambivalent ties of love, loyalty, marriage, and family in a series of related poems. This...


Danger on Peaks: The Deluxe Audio Edition

by Gary Snyder Counterpoint (September 22, 2014)

We are proud to continue our project of publishing Deluxe Audio Editions of the poems of Gary Snyder, read by him. When first published in 2004, it was the poet’s first new collection of poems in twenty years....


Short Poems

by John Berryman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 21, 2014)

This collection brings together in a single volume a wide range of John Berryman's earlier work. It includes the complete contents of The Dispossessed, a selection published in 1948 which has been out of print;...


Love and Fame

by John Berryman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 21, 2014)

One of the most astonishing things about this astonishing book is that it follows so closely in time the enormous achievement of the author's Dream Songs, the first part of which 77 Dream Songs, won the Pulitzer...


John Berryman

by John Berryman & Charles Thornbury Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 21, 2014)

This volume brings together all of John Berryman's poetry, except for his epic The Dream Songs, ranging from his earliest unpublished poem (1934) to those written in the last months of his life (1972). John...


Homage to Mistress Bradstreet

by John Berryman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 21, 2014)

This volume represents the first appearance in paperback of one of America's most outstanding poets, John Berryman. It contains, besides the long title poem, Homage to Mistress Bradstreet, the major portion...