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Standing Water

by Eleanor Chai

Since I made you, you may

imagine I set myself on fire--

or better, say: you lit the funeral pyre

from ten thousand days away.

A young woman in Paris encounters an uncanny presence on a tour of a small museum....


Waiting for the Past

by Les Murray

In Waiting for the Past, Les Murray employs his molten sense of language to renew and transform our experience of the world. In quicksilver verse, he conjures his rural past, the life of the poor dairy boy in...


The Swimmer

by John Koethe

John Koethe, in his tenth volume of poetry, investigates the capricious nature of everyday life, "the late-night jazz, great sex and all / The human shit defining what we are." His poems--always dynamic and...


War Music

by Christopher Logue & Christopher Reid

Picture the east Aegean sea by night,

And on a beach aslant its shimmering

Upwards of 50,000 men

Asleep like spoons beside their lethal Fleet.

For more than forty years, the English poet, wit, and troublemaker...


The Poetry of Yehuda Amichai

by Yehuda Amichai

The largest English-language collection to date from Israel's finest poet

Few poets have demonstrated as persuasively as Yehuda Amichai why poetry matters. One of the major poets of the twentieth century, Amichai...


The Odes of Horace

by David Ferry

The Latin poet Horace is, along with his friend Virgil, the most celebrated of the poets of the reign of the Emperor Augustus, and, with Virgil, the most influential. These marvelously constructed poems with...


I Ching

by David Hinton

A master translator's beautiful and accessible rendering of the seminal Chinese text

In a radically new translation and interpretation of the I Ching, David Hinton strips this ancient Chinese masterwork of the...


Taller When Prone

by Les Murray

"Les Murray has earned his reputation not only as one of Australia's finest writers but as one of the most engaging poets writing in English today." -Kate Kellaway, The Observer (London)

Taller When Prone is...


Subhuman Redneck Poems

by Les Murray

In this collection of poems, farmers, fathers, poverty-stricken pioneers, and people blackened by the grist of the sugar mills are exposed to the blazing midday sun of Murray's linguistic powers. Richly inventive,...


Fredy Neptune

by Les Murray

A riveting, beautiful novel in verse by Australia's greatest contemporary poet, winner of the 1996 T. S. Eliot Prize.

I never learned the old top ropes,

I was always in steam.

Less capstan, less climbing,

more...


Conscious and Verbal

by Les Murray

A wonderful new collection by a wizard of contemporary poetry

Everything widens with distance, in this perspective.

The dog's paws, trotting, rotate his end of infinity

and dam water feels a shiver few willow drapes...


The Biplane Houses

by Les Murray

This is Les Murray's first new volume of poems since Poems the Size of Photographs in 2002. In it we find Murray at his nearmiraculous best. The collection-named for a kind of house distinctive to Murray's native...


Reconnaissance

by Carl Phillips

A powerful, inventive collection from one of America's most respected poets

There's

a trembling inside the both of us,

there's a trembling, inside us both.

The territory of Reconnaissance is one where morals threaten...


The Poetry of Pablo Neruda

by Pablo Neruda

The most comprehensive English-language collection of work ever by "the greatest poet of the twentieth century-in any language" (Gabriel García Márquez)

In his work a continent awakens to consciousness," wrote...


Heaven

by Rowan Ricardo Phillips

One of The Washington Post's Best Poetry Collections of 2015

One of NPR's Best Books of 2015

Long-listed for the National Book Award in poetry

"Who the hell's heaven is this?" Rowan Ricardo Phillips offers many...


The Road In Is Not the Same Road Out

by Karen Solie

A profound new collection from one of poetry's rising stars

"Introducing Karen Solie, I would adapt what Joseph Brodsky said some thirty years ago of the great Les Murray: ‘ . . . He is, quite simply, the one...


Parallax

T. S. Eliot Prize 2013

by Sinead Morrissey

A T. S. Eliot Prize–winning collection from one of Ireland's major contemporary poets

PARALLAX: (Astron.) Apparent displacement, or difference in the apparent position, of an object, caused by actual change...


Betjeman

by A. N. Wilson

John Betjeman was by far the most popular poet of the twentieth century; his collected poems sold more than two million copies. As poet laureate of England, he became a national icon, but behind the public man...


Stories and Prose Poems

by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn & Michael Glenny

A new edition of the Russian Nobelist's collection of novellas, short stories, and prose poems

Stories and Prose Poems contains twenty-two works of widely varied style and character from the Nobel Prize winner...


Nothing to Declare

by Henri Cole

A bold new collection of poems of feral beauty and intense vulnerability

The poems in Henri Cole's ninth book, Nothing to Declare, explore life and need and delight. Each poem starts up from its own unique occasion...