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  • Le Corsaireby Lord Byron; Benjamin Laroche; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "«Sur les ondes joyeuses de la mer sombre et bleue, comme elles nos pensées sont sans bornes, et nos âmes libres comme elles ; aussi loin que la brise peut porter, partout où les vagues écument, voilà notre empire, voilà notre patrie. Ce sont là nos royaumes, où notre puissance n'a point de limites. Notre pavillon est le sceptre auquel obéissent... more...

  • Epigramsby Martial; James Michie; Shadi Bartsch

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00

    Martial, the father of the epigram, was one of the brilliant provincial poets who made their literary mark on first-century Rome. His Epigrams can be affectionate or cruel, elegiac or playful; they target every element of Roman society, from slaves to schoolmasters to, above all, the aristocratic elite. With wit and wisdom, Martial evokes not ?the... more...

  • Miguel Hernandezby Miguel Hernandez; Don Share

    New York Review Books 2013; US$ 12.95

    Miguel Hernández is, along with Antonio Machado, Juan Ramón Jiménez, and Federico García Lorca, one of the greatest Spanish poets of the twentieth century. This volume spans the whole of Hernández?s brief writing life, and includes his most celebrated poems, from the early lyrics written in traditional forms, such as the moving elegy Hernández wrote... more...

  • Wheel With a Single Spokeby Nichita Stanescu; Sean Cotter

    Steerforth Press 2012; US$ 18.00

    Winner of the Herder Prize, Nichita St?nescu was one of Romania?s most celebrated contemporary poets. This dazzling collection of poems ? the most extensive collection of his work to date ? reveals a world in which heavenly and mysterious forces converse with the everyday and earthbound, where love and a quest for truth are central, and urgent questions... more...

  • Poemsby Cyprian Norwid; Danuta Borchardt

    Steerforth Press 2011; US$ 16.00

    Considered a "Christian Socrates" by one critic and a "hieroglyph stylist" by another, Cyprian Norwid was more unanimously recognized, however, as one of the most vital figures in Polish letters whose verse is as idiosyncratic as it is profound. Traveling against the currents of the philosophy of his day, Norwid was a historicist with deep insight... more...

  • The Blue Towerby Tomaz Salamun; Michael Biggins

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2011; US$ 13.00

    A new collection by the internationally acclaimed Slovenian poet more...

  • Love Sonnets and Elegiesby Louise Labe; Richard Sieburth; Karin Lessing

    New York Review Books 2014; US$ 12.95

    Louise Labé, one of the most original poets of the French Renaissance, published her complete Works around the age of thirty and then disappeared from history. Rediscovered in the nineteenth century, her incandescent love sonnets were later translated into German by Rilke and appear here in a revelatory new English version by the award-winning translator... more...

  • Pierre Reverdyby Pierre Reverdy; Mary Ann Caws; John Ashbery; Kenneth Rexroth; Lydia Davis

    New York Review Books 2014; US$ 12.95

    The great Pierre Reverdy, comrade to Picasso and Braque, peer and contemporary of Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams, is among the most mysteriously satisfying of twentieth-century poets, his poems an uncanny mixture of the simple and the sublime. Reverdy?s poetry has exerted a special attraction on American poets, from Kenneth Rexroth... more...

  • Feastby Tomaz Salamun

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014; US$ 22.00

    To read Toma? ?alamun is to understand the delights of contemporary poetry. He is one of the major names in the international avant-garde. more...

  • Diary of One Who Vanishedby Seamus Heaney; Ozef Kalda; Leos Janacek

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 9.99

    Seamus Heaney (1939-2013) received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995. His poems, plays, translations, and essays include Opened Ground , Electric Light , Beowulf , The Spirit Level , District and Circle , and Finders Keepers . Robert Lowell praised Heaney as the "most important Irish poet since Yeats." more...