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Narrow Road To Deep North and Other Travel Sketches (66 Edition)
Narrow Road To Deep North and Other Travel Sketches (66 Edition)
by Matsuo Basho
About the Author
Basho, the Japanese poet and diarist, was born in Iga-ueno near Kyoto in 1644. He spent his youth as companion to the son of the local lord, and with him he studied the writing of seventeen-syllable verse. In 1667 he moved to Edo (now Tokyo) where he... (read more)

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Autobiography of Red: A Novel in Verse
Autobiography of Red: A Novel in Verse
by Anne Carson
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Autobiography of Red is the story of Geryon, a winged red monster slain by Herakles, as well as a young boy, tormented by his family, who writes his life story at the age of five. It is both an elaborate re-creation of ancient Greek myth and a... (read more)

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The Essential Rumi
The Essential Rumi
by Rumi
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"I don't mean to claim a special relationship with Rumi...but a poet of such astonishing range and depth needs many translators and interpreters. Mystical poetry tries to reveal the apple orchard within the mist of language (Rumi's image). I hope these... (read more)

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The Conference of the Birds
The Conference of the Birds
by Peter Sis
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Celebrated children's book author and illustrator Peter Sís creates his first book for adults, a beautiful and uplifting adaptation of the classic twelfth-century Sufi epic poem, The Conference of the Birds. In The Conference of the Birds... (read more)

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Subjoyride: Selected Poems (Green Integer)
Subjoyride: Selected Poems (Green Integer)
by Elsa Von Freytag-loringhoven
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The Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, born Else Hildegard Ploetz, worked first as a model, posing for artists such as Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, and others. She also produced her own Dadaist art, using found materials and her own body and dress... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy: The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso
The Divine Comedy: The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso
by Dante Alighieri and John Ciardi
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A stunning 3-in-1 deluxe edition of one of the great works of Western literature   An epic masterpiece and a foundational work of the Western canon, The Divine Comedy describes Dante's descent into Hell with Virgil as his guide; his ascent of Mount... (read more)

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Flowers of Evil and Paris Spleen (10 Edition)
Flowers of Evil and Paris Spleen (10 Edition)
by Charles Bauselaire
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Sex and death, rebellion, corruption — the themes of Baudelaire's sensual poems sparked outrage upon their 1857 publication. This unique collection captures the fevered spirit of the transition from Romanticism to Modernism with definitive... (read more)

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Bestiary: Or the Parade of Orpheus
Bestiary: Or the Parade of Orpheus
by Guillaume Apollinaire
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By no means a sober series of poems, the collection sparkles with wit and the Dufy woodcuts, created especially for Bestiary, transform the sequence into an enlightening and amusing work of art. Pepe Karmel's lively, modern translation, rendered in free... (read more)

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Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri #0001: Inferno
Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri #0001: Inferno
by Dante
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This is the first volume of a new prose translation of Dante's epic - the first in twenty-five years. Robert Durling's translation brings a new power and accuracy to the rendering of Dante's extraordinary vision of Hell, with its terror, pathos, and... (read more)

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The Heart of a Comet
The Heart of a Comet
by Pages Matam
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The Heart of a Comet is a collection of poems and short stories offering the tale of Comet, who fell from the sky unto an unfamiliar plane of existence. On his quest to return home, he has many life-altering encounters with people and places that... (read more)

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Book of Longing (07 Edition)
Book of Longing (07 Edition)
by Leonard Cohen
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Leonard Cohen wrote the poems in Book of Longing—his first book of poetry in more than twenty years—during his five-year stay at a Zen monastery on Southern California's Mount Baldy, and in Los Angeles, Montreal, and Mumbai. This... (read more)

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Gitanjali: A Collection of Idian Poems by the Nobel Laureate
Gitanjali: A Collection of Idian Poems by the Nobel Laureate
by Rabindranath Tagore
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An illuminating collection of inspirational poems by a Nobel Laureate While traveling through one of the poorest regions in India, W. B. Yeats was amazed to discover the women in the tea fields singing the songs and poems of Rabindranath Tagore. This... (read more)

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Leonard Cohen: Poems and Songs (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
Leonard Cohen: Poems and Songs (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)
by Leonard Cohen
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A magnificent selection of song lyrics and poems from across the storied career of one of the most daring and affecting poet-songwriters in the world. In the more than half century since his first book of poems was published, Leonard Cohen has evolved... (read more)

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Arthurian Romances (Penguin Classics)
Arthurian Romances (Penguin Classics)
by Chrétien de Troyes
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Fantastic adventures abound in these courtly romances: Erec and Enide, Cligés, The Knight of the Cart, The Knight with the Lion, and The Story of the Grail.... (read more)

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The Kalevala: An Epic Poem After Oral Tradition (Oxford World's Classics)
The Kalevala: An Epic Poem After Oral Tradition (Oxford World's Classics)
by Elias Lonnrot
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The Kalevala is the great Finnish epic, which like the Iliad and the Odyssey, grew out of a rich oral tradition with prehistoric roots. During the first millennium of our era, speakers of Uralic languages (those outside the Indo-European group) who had... (read more)

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The Essential Rilke
The Essential Rilke
by Rainer Maria Rilke
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German poet Rainer Maria Rilke(1875-1926) enjoys ever-increasing popularity.  His Duino Elegies is considered on of the greatest long poems of the twentieth century.  Yet translations from his native German have always presented challenges: the... (read more)

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Red Doc> (Vintage Contemporaries)
Red Doc> (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Anne Carson
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**New York Magazine's Top 10 Books of 2013** **GoodReads Reader’s Choice Award Winner** Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to... (read more)

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What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire
What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire
by Charles Bukowski
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This second posthumous collection from Charles Bukowski takes readers deep into the raw, wild vein of writing that extends from the early 70s to the 1990s.... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy
The Divine Comedy
by Dante Alighieri
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(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)   The Divine Comedy, translated by Allen Mandelbaum, begins in a shadowed forest on Good Friday in the year 1300. It proceeds on a journey that, in its intense recreation of the depths and the heights of human... (read more)

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Twenty Love Poems and Song of Despair (04 Edition)
Twenty Love Poems and Song of Despair (04 Edition)
by Pablo Neruda
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A beautifully packaged collection from "the greatest poet of the 20th century--in any language" (Gabriel Garc'a Mrquez). 12 illustrations.... (read more)

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