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  • Lord Byronby Paul Muldoon

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 5.82

    Faber and Faber presents eight beautiful editions of classic Romantic poetry more...

  • Homer's Odysseyby Simon Armitage

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 14.57

    One of the nation's most treasured poets breathes new life into a classic. more...

  • The Universal Home Doctorby Simon Armitage

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 13.11

    As the title implies, Simon Armitage's flesh-and-blood account of numerous personal journeys reads like a private encyclopaedia of emotion and health. Vivid and engaged, the poems range from the rainforests of South America to the deserts of Western Australia, but are set against the ultimate and most intimate of all landscapes, the human body. Equally,... more...

  • Cloudcuckoolandby Simon Armitage

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 14.57

    From his home in a West Yorkshire village proverbially associated with cuckoos, Simon Armitage has been probing the night sky with the aid of a powerful Russian telescope. The sequence of eighty-eight poems at the heart of CloudCuckooLand springs from this preoccupation, each poem receiving its title from one of the constellations, while turning out... more...

  • Ariel: The Restored Editionby Sylvia Plath; Estate of Sylvia Plath PLATH

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 14.57

    Upon the publication of her posthumous volume of poetry, Ariel , in the mid-1960s, Sylvia Plath became a household name. Readers may be surprised to learn that the draft of Ariel left behind by Sylvia Plath when she died in 1963 is different from the volume of poetry eventually published to worldwide acclaim. This facsimile edition restores,... more...

  • The Cinder Pathby Andrew Motion

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 14.57

    A new poetry collection from Andrew Motion - the last published in his role as Poet Laureate more...

  • The Song of Lunchby Christopher Reid

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 11.65

    Published to tie-in with a major BBC 2 dramatization for National Poetry Day, starring Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson. more...

  • Robert Herrickby Stephen Romer

    Faber & Faber 2010; US$ 8.74

    In this series, a contemporary poet selects and introduces a poet of the past. By their choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions they express in their prefaces, the editors offer insights into their own work as well as providing an accessible and passionate introduction to some of the greatest poets of our literature. Robert... more...

  • God and Mystery in Wordsby David Brown

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 34.99

    In God and Mystery in Words David Brown uses the way in which poetry and drama have in the past opened people to the possibility of religious experience as a launch pad for advocating less wooden approaches to Christian worship today. So far from encouraging imagination and exploration, hymns and sermons now more commonly merely consolidate belief.... more...

  • Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horaceby S. J. Harrison

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 44.99

    S. J. Harrison sets out to sketch one answer to a key question in Latin literary history: why did the period c.39-19 BC in Rome produce such a rich range of complex poetical texts, above all in the work of the famous poets Vergil and Horace? Harrison argues that one central aspect of this literary flourishing was the way in which different poetic genres... more...