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  • Yevtushenko: Selected Poemsby Yevgeny Yevtushenko; Peter Levi; Robin Milner-Gulland

    Penguin Books Ltd 2008; US$ 14.38

    This volume contains a selection of early works by Yevgeny Alexandrovich Yevtushenko who blazed a trail for a generation of Soviet poets with a confident poetic voice that moves effortlessly between social and personal themes. ?Zima Junction? vividly describes his idyllic childhood in Siberia and his impressions of home after a long absence in Moscow.... more...

  • The Odysseyby Robert Fitzgerald; Homer; D. S. Carne-Ross

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998; US$ 14.99

    Robert Fitzgerald's is the best and best-loved modern translation of The Odyssey, and the only one admired in its own right as a great poem in English. Fitzgerald's supple verse is ideally suited to the story of Odysseus' long journey back to his wife and home after the Trojan War. Homer's tale of love, adventure, food and drink, sensual pleasure,... more...

  • Reinmars Womenby William E. Jackson

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1981; US$ 195.00

    Reinmar der Alte, the twelfth-century poet also known as Reinmar von Hagenau, wrote a considerable number of ?Frauenlieder? and ?Frauenstrophen?, i.e. poems and stanzas in which the speaker is a woman. However, there has never been a satisfactory scholarly treatment of these poems. Throughout the history of scholarship dealing with his works, the evaluation... more...

  • Anteparadise, A Bilingual editionby Raul Zurita

    University of California Press 1986; US$ 28.95

    Here is a major work by a Chilean poet thought by many to be the most brilliant and important new voice in the Spanish language. In its first American edition, this poetry is presented in Spanish and Enlgish, so that readers of both languages may listed to Zurita's voice. Anteparadise can be read as a creative response, an act of resistance by a... more...

  • Ovid: Everyman Poetryby Ovid; David Hopkins

    Orion 2012; US$ 3.92

    Rome's greatest poet, famous for his love elegies, and his narrative poem, "Metamorphoses". more...

  • Ovid: Everyman Poetryby Ovid; David Hopkins

    Orion 2012; Not Available

    Rome's greatest poet, famous for his love elegies, and his narrative poem, "Metamorphoses". more...

  • Poesia Completaby Federico GarcÍA Lorca

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    La obra poética completa de uno de los escritores más influyentes de la literatura española   La figura de Federico García Lorca abarca, tanto en España como en el exterior, mucho más que su literatura. Su poesía, traducida a infinidad de lenguas, recorre paisajes, hurga en tradiciones y denuncia injusticias con la maestría de un escritor quien... more...

  • The Metabolism of Desireby Guido Cavalcanti; David R Slavitt

    Athabasca University Press 2012; US$ 16.95

    The fact that Cavlacanti's friend, Dante Alighieri, was a supremely fine poet ought not blind us to Cavalcanti's own, rather different excellence. Both men were attracted to the dolce stil nuovo, the "sweet new style" that emerged in thirteenth-century Florence. While Dante's poetry was devoted to his childhood sweetheart,... more...

  • Remnants of Another Ageby Nikola Madzirov; Carolyn Forche

    BOA Editions Ltd. 2011; US$ 16.00

    U.S. debut of major new European poet introduced by Carolyn Forché with blurbs from Li-Young Lee, Tomaz Salamun, Adam Zagajewski. more...

  • Alexander Vvedensky: An Invitation For Me To Thinkby Alexander Vvedensky; Matvei Yankelevich; Eugene Ostashevsky; Eugene Ostashevsky

    New York Review Books 2013; US$ 12.95

          Katya, Masha, and I are in jail but I don?t consider that we?ve been defeated.... According to the official report, Alexander Vvedensky died on December 20, 1941. We don?t know the cause, whether it was dysentery in the train after his arrest or a bullet from a guard. It was somewhere on the railway line between Voronezh and Kazan. His... more...