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  • The Divine Comedyby Dante Alighieri

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 9.99

    Dante?s Divine Comedy relates the allegorical tale of the poet?s journey through the three realms of the dead. Accompanied through the Inferno and Purgatory by Virgil--author of the Roman epic the Aeniad --Dante encounters mythical, historical, and contemporaneous figures in their respective afterlives. Relying on classical (pagan) mythology and... more...

  • Travel Picturesby Heinrich Heine; Peter Wortsman

    Steerforth Press 2009; US$ 17.00

    Heinrich Heine (1797?1856), one of Germany?s most revered poets, is equally well-known for his idiosyncratic prose, the vibrant voice of which feels astonishingly modern in its familiar tone and thematic acrobatics. Travel Pictures comprises the accounts of four journeys taken at different times in his life. The opening "Harz Journey," a quirky chronicle... more...

  • Selected Poems and Proseby Gottfried Benn; David Paisey

    Carcanet Press Ltd. 2013; US$ 32.99

    These selections from the esteemed career of Gottfried Benn?one of the most significant German poets of the 20th century?showcase his early, shockingly graphic depictions of human suffering and degradation, as well as the isolation and fragmentation of the human being adrift in a nihilistic world found in his later work. Translator David Paisey presents... more...

  • The World Sharedby Dariusz Sosnicki; Piotr Florczyk; Boris Dralyuk

    BOA Editions Ltd. 2014; US$ 9.99

    First full-length U.S. collection by an influential, award-winning Polish poet, translated by two of America's premier Slavic translators. more...

  • Coming Forth By Dayby Gabriel Levin

    Carcanet 2014; US$ 14.51

    Gabriel Levin?s new collection breaks new ground in its formal experimentation as well as in its exploration of remote corners of the Mediterranean. The long title poem is written from the multiple perspectives of the personages in Courbet?s large painting The Artist?s Studio. Courbet?s realism blends with ancient eastern mythologies, including the... more...

  • Paul Valery's "Album des Vers Anciens"by Suzanne Nash

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 42.50

    Questioning the view that the work is not representative of the poet's mature accomplishment, Suzanne Nash argues that the revisionary process involved in its creation led Valery to reflect on problems fundamental to poetic production and thus provided inspiration for all his later poetry. Originally published in 1983. The Princeton Legacy Library... more...

  • Visiting Ritesby Phyllis Janowitz

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions.... more...

  • My Name on the Windby Michael Palma

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    This bilingual edition is a selection of fiftyone poems representing all phases of Valeri's extraordinarily long career, from 1910 to 1976. Also included is an essay by Valeri, in which he records the sensations--and reflections on his work--that were occasioned by his reading the proof for the collected edition of his poems. Originally published... more...

  • Works of William Blakeby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2007; US$ 5.99

    Indulge Yourself with the best classic literature on Your PDA. Navigate easily to any poem from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases. Table of Contents. List of Works by Title. List of Works in Alphabetical Order. List of Works in Chronological Order. William Blake Biography. America: A Prophecy. Auguries of Innocence. The Book of Thel.... more...

  • At Homeby Franz Hohler

    Bergli Books 2012; US$ 21.99

    At Home contains 37 stories and tales by the popular Swiss author Franz Hohler, who has won several of the most significant literary prizes in German-speaking Europe. The endearing stories range from touching to bizarre to dead-on realistic and have been translated into English by various translators. more...