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- Carcanet 2015; US$ 21.86
Over the past twenty-five years, the award-winning writer David Morley has become known as one of Britain?s most original poets. Renowned for his energy and linguistic inventiveness, Morley is a master storyteller, whose poems uncover ‘universes bound together by language?. From Romani tales to sharply observed lyrics about nature, from political... more...
- Carcanet 2015; US$ 14.57
During a record-breaking blizzard in Boston, two poets met, one American and one English. This meeting marked the beginning of a life-transforming love affair. The story is told in The World Before Snow, Tim Liardet?s tenth collection, a book of passionate extremes, in which he discovers new dimensions in language and form. The poems document some... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 14.95
Certain of these poems first appeared in Poetry , Blast , Others , The Little Review , and Art and Letters . Contents: Gerontion; Burbank with a Baedeker: Bleistein with a Cigar; Sweeney Erect; A Cooking Egg; Le Directeur; Melange adultere de tout; Lune de Miel; The Hippopotamus; Dans le Restaurant; Whispers of Immortality; Mr. Eliot's Sunday... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2015; US$ 15.98
?The title is Search Party ? the idea being that we?re all out here looking for something, and my poems are my way of finding myself.? A young black poet blending spoken word and rap; an inner city upbringing with a Cambridge education; a social consciousness with a satirical wit and infectious rhythm ?... more...
- Graywolf Press 2015; US$ 15.99
Winner of the 2012 Costa Poetry Award, the latest collection by Kathleen Jamie, ?the leading Scottish poet of her generation? ( The Sunday Times ) See when it all unravels?the entire project reduced to threads of moss fleeing a nor?wester; d?you ever imagine chasing just one strand, letting it lead you to an unsung cleft in a rock, a place you... more...
- Lehigh University Press 2015; US$ 84.99
Genesis B and the Comedic Imperative argues that the Old English (from Old Saxon) poem Genesis B does not present, as some scholars assert, an unorthodox view of the Fall of Adam and Eve but that the poem reflects the comedic "happy ending" that characterizes much medieval Christian literature: the eventual attainment of Heaven. more...
- Carcanet 2015; US$ 43.74
The Complete Poems of Jon Silkin brings together the published and previously unpublished work of one of the most significant poets of the late twentieth century, founding editor of Stand and of the Northern House imprint. As well as reprinting all the poems included in Silkin?s books (published between 1950 and 2002), it includes previously uncollected... more...
- Carcanet 2015; US$ 14.57
Elaine Feinstein has always written with most intensity about people. In this book, she remembers friends she has loved, writers she has known and literary figures from the past. She writes of the Russian poet Bella Akhmadulina with tender admiration; the East End poet Emanuel Litvinoff, at work in his Bloomsbury flat; and Masha Enzensberger, who... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 22.99
Mina Loy's technique and subjects - prostitution, menstruation, destitution, and suicide - shock even some modernists and she vanished from the poetry scene as dramatically as she had appeared on it. Roger Conover has resuced the key texts from the pages of forgotten publications, and has included all of the futurist and feminist satires, poems from... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 24.99
Another wild, expansive collection from the eternally surprising Pulitzer Prize?winning poet Smuggling diesel; Ben-Hur (the movie, yes, but also Lew Wallace?s original book, and Seosamh Mac Grianna?s Gaelic translation); a real trip to Havana; an imaginary trip to the Château d?If: Paul Muldoon?s newest collection of poems, his twelfth, is exceptionally... more...