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The Liar's Club
The Liar's Club
by Mary Karr
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Mary Karr is a poet who writes wry, punchy, blackly humorous prose. Her harrowing childhood is brought to Technicolor life in her memoir The Liars' Club. A dazzling bestseller, The Liars' Club was selected one of the best books of 1995 by... (read more)

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Pocket Poets #04: Howl: And Other Poems
Pocket Poets #04: Howl: And Other Poems
by Allen Ginsberg
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"Do we need to say anything about Howl? This is, more than anything else, the book that launched the Beat movement. By turns wildly praised and bitterly reviled, it still packs a wallop today."... (read more)

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
by Walt Whitman
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In 1855, Walt Whitman published — at his own expense — the first edition of Leaves of Grass, a visionary volume of twelve poems. Showing the influence of a uniquely American form of mysticism known as Transcendentalism, which... (read more)

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Lyric Poems (91 Edition)
Lyric Poems (91 Edition)
by John Keats
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One of the greatest English poets, John Keats (1795–1821) created an astonishing body of work before his early death from tuberculosis at the age of 26. Much of his poetry consists of deeply felt lyrical meditations on a variety of themes—love,... (read more)

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The Works of John Keats
The Works of John Keats
by John Keats
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This collection comprises the works of John Keats, one of the greatest English poets and contemporary of Byron and Shelley. The collection includes "Endymion", "Lamia", "Isabella" and "Hyperion".... (read more)

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101 Great American Poems Dover Thrift E
101 Great American Poems Dover Thrift E
by American Poetry
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Rich treasury of verse from the 19th and 20th centuries, selected for popularity and literary quality, includes Poe's "The Raven," Whitman's "I Hear America Singing," as well as poems by Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot... (read more)

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Four Quartets (43 Edition)
Four Quartets (43 Edition)
by T. S. Eliot
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The last major verse written by Nobel laureate T. S. Eliot, considered by Eliot himself to be his finest work   Four Quartets is a rich composition that expands the spiritual vision introduced in “The Waste Land.” Here, in four linked... (read more)

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Robinson Jeffers: Selected Poems
Robinson Jeffers: Selected Poems
by Robinson Jeffers
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I foist this little book on folks every chance I get. Anyone who is concerned with the fate of both the natural world and of a humanity hell-bent on destroying it needs an introduction to Jeffers.... (read more)

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The Pocket Emily Dickinson (Shambhala Pocket Classics)
The Pocket Emily Dickinson (Shambhala Pocket Classics)
by Emily Dickinson
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Considered by many to be the spiritual mother of American poetry, Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) was one of the most prolific and innovative poets of her era. Well-known for her reclusive personal life in <st1:place w:st="on"> <st1:city w:st="on... (read more)

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Letters to a Young Poet
Letters to a Young Poet
by Rainer Maria Rilke
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From 1903 to 1908 Rilke wrote a series of remarkable responses to a young would-be poet, on poetry and on surviving as a sensitive observer in a harsh world. Accompanying the letters is a chronicle of Rilke's life showing what he was experiencing in his... (read more)

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
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Paradise Lost (00 Edition)
Paradise Lost (00 Edition)
by John Milton
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Edited with an introduction and notes by John Leonard.... (read more)

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The Art of Drowning (Pitt Poetry)
The Art of Drowning (Pitt Poetry)
by Billy Collins
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Billy Collins's poetry has been described by Gerald Stern as "heartbreakingly beautiful." Annie Proulx admits, "I have never before felt possessive about a poet, but I am fiercely glad that Billy Collins is ours." The New York Times calls him simply "the... (read more)

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Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems
Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems
by Mark Doty
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Mark Doty's Fire to Firecollects the best of his seven books of poetry, along with a generous selection of new work. His signature style encompasses both the plainspoken and the artfully wrought, as one of contemporary American poetry's most lauded... (read more)

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Murder in the Cathedral
Murder in the Cathedral
by T. S. Eliot
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T. S. Eliot's verse dramatization of the murder of Thomas Becket at Canterbury, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature   The Archbishop Thomas Becket speaks fatal words before he is martyred in T. S. Eliot's best-known drama, based on the murder... (read more)

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This Blue: Poems
This Blue: Poems
by Maureen N Mclane
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A vital, exhilarating new collection of poems from the National Book Critics Circle nominee From lichens to malls to merchant republics, its “another day in this here cosmos,” in Maureen N. McLanes stunning third poetry collection, This Blue.... (read more)

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Moon Is Always Female
Moon Is Always Female
by Marge Piercy
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Her seventh and most wide ranging collection. In the 1st of 2 sections, the poems move from the amusingly elegiac to the erotic, the classical to the funny. The 2nd section is a series of 15 poems for a calendar based on lunar rather than solar... (read more)

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City Lights Pocket Poets Anthology
City Lights Pocket Poets Anthology
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"This comprehensive selection from the influential City Lights Pocket Poets Series is a landmark retrospective, celebrating forty years of publishing and cultural history. From the introduction by Lawrence Ferlinghetti: “Even though some say that... (read more)

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I Am Phoenix: Poems for Two Voices
I Am Phoenix: Poems for Two Voices
by Paul Fleischman
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At first light the finchesare flitting about the trees Flitteringflutteringflitpurple finchesflitFlutteringflitteringflypainted finchesfly. In this companion volume to Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices, the winner of the 1989 Newbery Medal, Paul... (read more)

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Poems and Prose (Penguin Classics)
Poems and Prose (Penguin Classics)
by Gerard Manley Hopkins
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The poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins, grand purveyor of sprung rhythm (a complex poetic rhythm based on the patterns of speech natural to Welsh and Old English), are poems that beg to be read aloud. Strange diction, fervent sound-play, and an inimitable... (read more)

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