Richard Wilbur

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed


Best Selling

New Releases



Delete Richard Wilbur



Drama (3)

Poetry (2)



Arts (2)

Juvenile (1)



English (8)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)



All (8)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (8)

More options

Poems of Richard Wilbur

by Richard Wilbur

This collection includes Advice to a Prophet and Other Poems, Things of This World, Ceremony and Other Poems, and The Beautiful Changes and Other Poems. "One of the best poets of his generation, Richard Wilbur...

Phaedra, by Racine

by Richard Wilbur

Phaedra is consumed with passion for Hippolytus, her stepson. Believing her husband dead, she confesses her love to him and is rebuffed. When her husband returns alive, Phaedra convinces him that it was Hippolytus...

The Theatre of Illusion

by Richard Wilbur & Pierre Corneille

Pierre Corneille, in his original dedication for The Theatre of Illusion, described the play as a "strange monster." He first called these five acts a comedy; later, a "caprice" and an "extravagant trifle."...

The School for Wives and The Learned Ladies, by Molière: Two comedies in an acclaimed translation.

by Richard Wilbur

The School for Wives concerns an insecure man who contrives to show the world how to rig an infallible alliance by marrying the perfect bride; The Learned Ladies centers on the domestic calamities wrought by...

Opposites, More Opposites, and a Few Differences

by Richard Wilbur

This collection includes the full text and drawings from Opposites and More Opposites, plus seven additional poems and drawings about differences. Readers of all ages will delight in this volume of witty wordplay...

Anterooms: New Poems and Translations

by Richard Wilbur

A new collection of poetry, translations, light verse, and riddles.

The Misanthrope and Tartuffe, by Molière

by Richard Wilbur

Two classic plays translated by a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet into English verse. In The Misanthrope, society itself is indicted and the impurity of its critic’s motives is exposed. In Tartuffe, the bigoted...

Le Cid and The Liar

by Richard Wilbur & Pierre Corneille

Richard Wilbur’s translations of the great French dramas have been a boon to acting troupes, students of French literature and history, and theater lovers. He continues this wonderful work with two plays from...