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- Copyright Group 2013; US$ 3.99
NARRATIVE VERSE ? Volume 2. Poetry can capture the imagination in a few short lines but Narrative Verse or Poetry takes the form of telling a story whether it be simple or complex in a longer form. Among the most ancient forms of poetry it has widespread roots through almost every culture. Many of these titles are on our audiobook version which... more...
- Copyright Group 2013; US$ 3.99
NARRATIVE VERSE ? Volume 3. Poetry can capture the imagination in a few short lines but Narrative Verse or Poetry takes the form of telling a story whether it be simple or complex in a longer form. Among the most ancient forms of poetry it has widespread roots through almost every culture. Many of these titles are on our audiobook version which... more...
- Ana de la Macorra 2014; US$ 6.50
¿Existe realmente la poesia femenina?, Seria realmente extraño y de curiosidad hilarante una antología de poetas hombres titulada "poesia masculina". En esta obra, Ana nos pasea por el interior del ser, del ser humano, del ser en abastraccion filosofica, del ser en cada cosa y ambiente... ¡En fin, del ser en toda su plenitud...! more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2015; US$ 7.95
"One of the most entertaining short narratives of all time, the Achilleid is a stand-alone work of compelling contemporary interest that moves with great rapidity and clarity. Its compact narrative, which encompasses a brutish childhood, an overprotective mother, temporary gender bending, sexual violence, and a final coming to manhood with the promise... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 16.99
John Dryden called Virgil's Georgics , written between 37 and 30 B.C.E., "the best poem by the best poet." The poem, newly translated by the poet and translator David Ferry, is one of the great songs, maybe the greatest we have, of human accomplishment in difficult--and beautiful--circumstances, and in the context of all we share in nature. The... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 8.99
Lacunae , Daniel Nadler's debut collection, is an exercise in poetics of vital import. In it, Nadler imagines himself into those moments of unintelligibility--that blank space in between things--where constraint and expansion coincide. These poems, translations of work that does not otherwise exist, are intended to fill the invented or actual lacunae... more...
- Random House 2016; US$ 16.91
Opening with a powerful and tender ?Ode to the Hymen?, Sharon Olds uses this age-old poetic form to address many aspects of herself, in a collection that is centred around the female body and female pleasures, and touches along the way on parts of her own story which will be familiar from earlier works, each episode and memory now burnished by the... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2016; US$ 12.95
"In this expanded edition of his distinguished Sappho: Poems and Fragments (2002), Stanley Lombardo offers over 100 fragments not included in the original edition, as well as the new poems discovered in 2004 and 2014. His translation of this latter material yields fresh insights into Sappho's representations of old age, two of her brothers, and her... more...
- New York Review Books 2016; US$ 18.95
The poetry of the Provençal troubadours has had a profound influence on the development of the lyric, from Dante and Petrarch to Ezra Pound and the Black Mountain poets, despite the difficulty of Old Provençal, or Occitan, the original language of the troubadours. The renewed interest of the English-speaking world in troubadour poetry was initiated... more...