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  • The Giant Book of Poetry eBookby William Roetzheim

    Midpoint Trade Books 2010; US$ 9.99

    The Giant Book of Poetry is an illustrated anthology of over 575 poems, more than 750 pages and over 60 illustrations representing ancient, classical, modern, and contemporary time periods along with a good selection of English translations of world poets. Footnotes include notes on form, definitions for unusual words, and hints on interpretation.... more...

  • As Everby Joanne Kyger; David Meltzer

    Penguin Publishing Group 2002; US$ 22.00

    This collection of Joanne Kyger 's work reveals her as one of the major experimenters, hybridizers, and visionaries of poetry. Kyger is a poet of place, with a strong voice-delicate, graceful, and never wasteful; her poems explore themes of friendship, love, community, and morality and draw on Native American myth as well as Asian religion and philosophy.... more...

  • Poetry After 9/11by Dennis Loy Johnson; Valerie Merians

    Melville House 2011; US$ 14.95

    The 10th anniversary edition of this important and inspiring collection is a sweeping overview of poetry written in New York in the year after the 9/11 attacks. This 10th anniversary edition of the popular anthology contains poems by forty-five of the most important poets of the day, as well as some of the literary world’s most dynamic young... more...

  • The Faceby David St. John

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 13.79

    A haunting and inventive book length sequence of poems from the distinguished author of Study for the World's Body. The Face is both fiercely lyrical and intimately conversational. Coming to terms with the failure of a great love, the speaker descends into his own dark night of the soul. Here are poems that explore the drama of the shattered... more...

  • The Forerunnerby Kahlil Gibran

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 14.00

    "You are your own forerunner, and the towers you have builded are but the foundation of your own giant-self. And that self too shall be a foundation." "And I too am my own forerunner, for the long shadow stretching before me at sunrise shall gather under my feet at the noon hour. Yet another sunrise shall lay another shadow before me, and that also... more...

  • The Madmanby Kahlil Gibran

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 14.00

    "This volume is in part translation from the Arabic parables, in part written directly in English. A small book of only seventy pages, it is a product of the poet's youth and early manhood, rich with promise of what was to follow. It is entirely of the East, with no shading of Western thought or content. It is an expression of the passionate inner... more...

  • The Cinnamon Peelerby Michael Ondaatje

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.00

    Michael Ondaatje?s selected poems,  The Cinnamon Peeler , brings together poems written between 1963 and 1990, including work from his most recent collection,  Secular Love . These poems bear witness to the extraordinary gifts that have won high praise for this truly original poet and novelist. more...

  • Answering Backby Carol Ann Duffy

    Pan Macmillan UK 2007; US$ 17.26

    Carol Ann Duffy has asked some of the brightest lights in the poetry world to choose a poem that is meaningful -- or has meant something -- to them, and write a reponse to it. With up-and-coming poets alongside more established names, and original poems alongside the new works they've inspired, Answering Back promises to be a truly unique anthology;... more...

  • Book of Bluesby Jack Kerouac; Robert Creeley

    Penguin Publishing Group 1995; US$ 16.00

    Best known for his "Legend of Duluoz" novels, including On the Road and The Dharma Bums , Jack Kerouac is also an important poet. In these eight extended poems, Kerouac writes from the heart of experience in the music of language, employing the same instrumental blues form that he used to fullest effect in Mexico City Blues , his largely unheralded... more...

  • I Praise My Destroyerby Diane Ackerman

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 14.00

    Diane Ackerman's poems reveal her intense response to the several worlds of nature, science, and society. Her lyricism fuses wit and sobriety, meditation and activism, and she confronts us with figures both real and fantastic. As always, her strong connection with the natural world, the realms of language and literature, myth and imagination, combines... more...