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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 16.00
These translated poems were written by 2 ladies of the Heian court of Japan between the ninth and eleventh centuries A.D. The poems speak intimately of their authors' sexual longing, fulfillment and disillusionment. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00
A revelatory, indispensable collection of poems from Jane Hirshfield that centers on beauty, time, and the full embrace of an existence that time cannot help but steal from our arms. Hirshfield is unsurpassed in her ability to sink into a moment?s essence and exchange something of herself with its finite music?and then, in seemingly simple, inevitable... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2012; US$ 15.99
Jane Hirsh?eld is a visionary, profoundly original American writer whose poems ask nothing less than what it is to be human. Both sensual meditations and passionate investigations, they reveal complex truths in language luminous and precise. Rooted in the living world, her poems celebrate and elucidate a hard-won affirmation of our human fate. Born... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 24.95
A dazzling collection of essays on how the best poems work, from the master poet and essayist ?Poetry,? Jane Hirshfield has said, ?is language that foments revolutions of being.? In ten eloquent and highly original explorations, she unfolds and explores some of the ways this is done?by the inclusion of hiddenness, paradox, and surprise; by a perennial... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 26.00
The Beauty, an incandescent new collection from one of American poetry?s most distinctive and essential voices, opens with a series of dappled, ranging ?My? poems??My Skeleton,? ?My Corkboard,? ?My Species,? ?My Weather??using materials sometimes familiar, sometimes unexpected, to explore the magnitude, singularity, and permeability of our shared... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2015; US$ 15.99
Jane Hirshfield is a visionary, profoundly original American writer whose poems ask nothing less than what it is to be human. Both sensual meditations and passionate investigations, they reveal complex truths in language luminous and precise. Rooted in the living world, her poems celebrate and elucidate a hard-won affirmation of our human fate. Born... more...
- Beacon Press 2004; US$ 14.00
Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions. Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan in 1498, Mira (as she is more commonly known) eschewed the marriage her royal family had arranged for her, celebrating instead her right to independence and intense devotion to Krishna in both her life and poetry. In this collection, Robert... more...
- Wisdom Publications 2016; US$ 14.95
In order to live, we need air, water, food, shelter?and stories. This book is about Buddhist stories: not about stories to be found in Buddhism, but about the ?Buddhism? to be found in some of the classics of contemporary fantasy including the works of J. R. R. Tolkien, Hayao Miyazaki, Michael Ende, Philip Pullman, and Ursula K. LeGuin. Many books... more...