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Collected Poems

by Jack Gilbert

Gathered in this volume readers will find more than fifty years of poems by the incomparable Jack Gilbert, from his Yale Younger Poets prize-winning volume to glorious late poems, including a section of previously...


The Sonnets and Other Poems

by William Shakespeare, Jonathan Bate & Eric Rasmussen

Shakespeare became famous as a dazzling poet before most people even knew that he wrote plays. His sonnets are the English language’s most extraordinary anatomy of love in all its dimensions–desire and despair,...


A Collection of Joy

by Helen Steiner Rice

Acclaimed poet Helen Steiner Rice’s beautiful verse has been treasured for decades. Her work continues to speak to readers as they experience the profound joy in Barbour's newest 160-page Value Book! Readers...


An Essay on Criticism

by Alexander Pope

Despite its somewhat dry title, this text is not a musty prose dissection of literary criticism. Instead, the piece takes the shape of a long poem in which Pope, at the very peak of his powers, takes merciless...


Star over Bethlehem: Poems and Holiday Stories

by Agatha Christie

A retelling of the Christmas Story in a way you’ve never heard it before. . . . The fable of a donkey who carries a mother and child safely to Egypt. . . . The tale of a widow who dislikes people until she...


The Pleasures of the Damned

by Charles Bukowski

To his legions of fans, Charles Bukowski was—and remains—the quintessential counterculture icon. A hard-drinking wild man of literature and a stubborn outsider to the poetry world, he wrote unflinchingly...


sifting through the madness for the word, the line, the way

by Charles Bukowski

from "neither Shakespeare nor Mickey Spillane"

young young young, only wanting the Word,

going mad in the streets and in the bars,

brutal fights, broken glass, crazy women

screaming in

your cheap room,

you a familiar...


Eunoia: The Upgraded Edition

by Christian Bök

The word ‘eunoia,’ which literally means ‘beautiful thinking,’ is the shortest word in English that contains all five vowels. Directly inspired by the Oulipo (l’Ouvroir de Littérature Potentielle),...


Poems

by Elizabeth Bishop

A Boston Globe Best Poetry Book of 2011

This is the definitive edition of the work of one of America's greatest poets, increasingly recognized as one of the greatest English-language poets of the twentieth century,...


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

by William Butler Yeats, Douglas Archibald & William O'donnell

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

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


This Heavenly Wine: Poem from the Divan-e Jami

by Vraje Abramian

Heartopening poetry of longing and love from the last great poet in the classical Persian tradition. Following in the footsteps of the Persian mystical poets Rumi, Hafez, Nizami and others, the timeless works...


Everyone I Love is a Stranger to Someone

by Annelyse Gelman

Look, the future is all telepathy and disappointment and pretending we haven't always been winging it. Every day we're the strongest we'll ever be. What doesn't kill you hasn't killed you yet. From Greek mythology...


Floating, Brilliant, Gone

by Franny Choi

In her electrifying debut, Franny Choi leads readers through the complex landscapes of absence, memory, and identity. Beginning in loss and ending in reflective elation, Floating, Brilliant, Gone explores life...


The Poetry Works of Bethel Arthur Angus: A True Appalachian Poet and a Daughter of the American Revolution

by Brian Angus

Poetry and songwriting are a gift--the unique ability to find the right words and to condense into written lines the emotions, inspiration, and imagination of various times, events, places, or personalities...


My Toes

by Jozi Maldonado

"My Toes", written and illustrated by Jozi Maldonado is a beautifully written narrative poem that reminds us all to love ourselves, just as we are! In the book, a child grapples with their mom's not so dainty...


English-Language Poetry from Wales 1789-1806

by Elizabeth Edwards

This new selection of Anglophone Welsh poetry presents a range of literary responses to the French Revolution and the ensuing wars with France, a period in which Wales and its history became prime imaginative...


The Orchid Boat

by Lee Harwood

The Orchid Boat is a weave of stories: some personal, some historical, some real, some imaginary. Often these may co-exist in a poem just as they do in one's everyday mind, as a collage mirroring our own perception...


The Calculus of Falling Bodies: Poems

by Geoff Rips

The poems in this collection span the 40 years in which Geoff Rips has undertaken a deeply personal attempt to understand the mystery of things. The pieces parallel his interest in the greater world and burrow...


Easy

by Marie Ponsot

Leave it to the graceful Marie Ponsot, now in her late eighties, to view her life in poetry as easeful. As she tells us, pondering what stones can hear, “Between silence and sound / we are balancing darkness,...