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The Night Before Christmas (Illustrated)

by Clement C. Moore, MyBooks Classics & Jessie Willcox Smith

The Christmas Classic in it's Original Text with Cute Illustrations "Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse." Clement C. Moore's original poem,...


The Poems of T. S. Eliot: Volume II

by T. S. Eliot, Christopher Ricks & Jim McCue

The second edition of the two-volume T. S. Eliot poems

The Poems of T. S. Eliot is the authoritative edition of one of our greatest poets, scrupulously edited by Christopher Ricks and Jim McCue. To accompany...


The Poems of T. S. Eliot: Volume I

by T. S. Eliot, Christopher Ricks & Jim McCue

A new edition of the two-volume T. S. Eliot poems

This critical edition of T. S. Eliot’s poems establishes a new text of the Collected Poems, 1909–1962, rectifying accidental omissions and errors that have...


Cynthia's Revels

by Anam Saleem

This satirical drama from one of the only playwrights regarded as a contemporary equal of Shakespeare may have originally been performed in the early 1600s, but it feels remarkably fresh centuries later. Beginning...


The Flowers of Evil / Les Fleurs du Mal

by Charles Baudelaire & Roy Campbell

The poetic classic of decadence and eroticism. Beautifully translated by Roy Campbell. 


The Adventures of a Mythical Cow and Horse

by Jean Dickinson

A very lighthearted way to experience travel! Visit your neighborhood, your country and the world with the unlikely explorers, The Cow and The Horse. Whether a five-minute or hour-long journey, these endearing...


A Masque of Reason

by Robert Frost

A Masque of Reason purports to be the chapter 43 of the book of Job, which only has 42 chapters. Thus, Frost has written a concluding chapter in the form of this piece. Robert Frost, like John Milton in Paradise...


The Four Chinese Classics: Tao Te Ching, Analects, Chuang Tzu, Mencius

by Lao Tzu, Confucius, Mencius & Chuang Tzu

Perhaps the most broadly influential spiritual text in human history, Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching is the source of Taoist philosophy, which eventually developed into Ch'an (Zen) Buddhism. Equally influential in the...


Walking Backwards

by John Koethe

Collected poems from America’s searching and thoughtful philosopher-poet

. . . Theres something

Comforting about rituals renewed, even adolescents pipe dreams:

Theyll find out soon enough, and meanwhile...


Asymmetry

by Adam Zagajewski & Clare Cavanagh

A stunning new collection from Poland’s leading poet

Give me back my childhood,

republic of loquacious sparrows,

measureless thickets of nettles

and the timid wood owl's nightly sobs.

One of the most vibrant voices...


Paradise Regained

by John Milton

Paradise Regained is a poem by English poet John Milton, first published in 1671 by John Milton. The volume in which it appeared also contained the poet's closet drama Samson Agonistes. Paradise Regained is...


Life Is Poetry

by Maria Roxana Muñoz

We need to connect with ourselves, understand that we are sentient beings, that this feeling is not a weakness, it is strength. Life is poetry, the feeling embodied in the letters, the day to day expressed in...


Deportment

by Alice Burdick & Alessandro Porco

Deportment is a selection of poems – surreal, cerebral, and defiant – by Alice Burdick. Burdick examines the dangers of dogma, women’s rights, and environmental degradation in biting satires, moving elegies,...


New Selected Poems

by Thom Gunn & Clive Wilmer

A new selection of poems by the celebrated gay poet

Thom Gunn has been described as “one of the most singular and compelling poets in English during the past half-century” (Times Literary Supplement). Gunn...


Peaches Goes It Alone

by Frederick Seidel

A stunning new collection from a “beguiling and magisterial” poet (The New York Times Book Review)

This is the End of Days.

This is what we’ve been waiting for always.

I walked over to the Hudson River, heading...


The Lioness Awakens

by Lauren Eden

The Lioness Awakens is an illustrated work of short poems with a bite. Lauren Eden writes provocative poetry about love, sexuality, heartbreak, and feminism, combined in a creative expression of female empowerment...


Half-Hazard

by Kristen Tracy

Half-Hazard is the Winner of the Emily Dickinson First Book Award from the Poetry Foundation for a debut by an American poet over forty.

Half-Hazard is a book of near misses, would-be tragedies, and luck. As...


In Country

by Hugh Martin

Hugh Martin’s second full-length poetry collection moves within and among history to broaden and complicate our understanding of war. These poems push beyond tidy generalizations and easy moralizing as they...


Nowhere Nearer

by Alice Miller

Is nowhere a place we can get closer to? In her compelling second collection, Alice Miller tackles the circularity of thought, the company of the dead, and the lure of alternative futures. These poems rip into...


The Built Environment

by Emily Hasler

Emily Hasler's debut collection moves between the local and the distant, the urban and the rural, and past and present. This is a poetry of emotional density underpinned with a lightness of touch. Hasler's poems...