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Miscellaneous International Poetry


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Spring in the Ruined City
Spring in the Ruined City
by Fu Du Fu
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The Tang dynasty (618 - 907 AD), is celebrated as the greatest moment in Chinese poetry, a time when poetry was highly rated, and some of China's most famous poets were writing. Du Fu (712-770 AD) is widely regarded as the greatest of these. He himself... (read more)

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Menagerie in Revolt: Selected Writings
Menagerie in Revolt: Selected Writings
by Benjamin Peret
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This collection is based on the pioneering anthology of Peretas writings that first appeared in August 1970 in the SDS journal Radical America, introduced by Franklin Rosemont. This new, expanded and illustrated edition includes a selection of Peretas... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy I: Inferno (Penguin Classics)
The Divine Comedy I: Inferno (Penguin Classics)
by Dante
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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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From the Poplars
From the Poplars
by Cecily Nicholson
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In the North Arm of British Columbia's Fraser River lies an uninhabited island. Guarded by water from the city of New Westminster's bustling industrial district, Poplar Island is lush and unspoken, but storied. From the Poplars is the poetic outcome of... (read more)

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Alphabet
Alphabet
by Inger Christensen
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My engagement with Danish poet Inger Christensen's work was pretty limited prior to her death last year — I liked the few poems I'd read and had the recurrent recognition that I'd do well to read more. Then I encountered her 1981 work Alphabet... (read more)

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The Purgatorio (Signet Classics)
The Purgatorio (Signet Classics)
by Dante
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In The Purgatorio, Dante describes his journey to the renunciation of sin, accepting his suffering in preparation for his coming into the presence of God. This brilliant translation of Dante?s canticle crystallizes the great poet?s immortal conception of... (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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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
by Edward Fitzgerald
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The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam is a collection of poems authored by Persian astronomer and mathematician Omar Khayyam. The poems in this title are written into quatrains, Rubaiyat being arabic for root of four, as in four line verses of which quatrains are... (read more)

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Poems for All the Annettes (List)
Poems for All the Annettes (List)
by Al Purdy
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Originally published by Contact Press in 1962, then later by House of Anansi in 1967, and again in a revised, expanded edition in 1972, Poems for All the Annettes stands as one of the essential documents of the great Al Purdys career. So many beloved... (read more)

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I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy
I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy
by Hafiz
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Acclaimed translator Dick Davis breathes new life into the timeless works of three masters of 14th-century Persian literature   Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute... (read more)

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Maldoror : Les Chants De Maldoror (65 Edition)
Maldoror : Les Chants De Maldoror (65 Edition)
by Conte De Lautreamont
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Maldoror is a long narrative prose poem which celebrates the principle of Evil in an elaborate style and with a passion akin to religions fanaticism. The French poet-critic Georges Hugnet has written of Lautréamont: "He terrifies, stupefies, strikes... (read more)

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Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry (09 Edition)
Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry (09 Edition)
by Cecilia Vicuna
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Here is the first anthology to present a full range of multilingual poetries from Latin America, covering over 500 years of a poetic tradition as varied, robust, and vividly imaginative as any in the world. Editors Cecilia Vicu�a and Ernesto Livon... (read more)

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Flowers of Evil and Other Works (Dual-Language) (Dual-Language Books)
Flowers of Evil and Other Works (Dual-Language) (Dual-Language Books)
by Charles Baudelaire
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Controversial book of verse, first published in 1857, presented in a handsome dual-language edition, together with superb selection of great French poet's other works: prose poems from "Spleen of Paris," critical essays on art, music, and literature, as... (read more)

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The Collected Poems of Alberto Caeiro
The Collected Poems of Alberto Caeiro
by Fernando Pessoa
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This is the only integral collection of Pessoa's Caeiro heteronym in English, and the poems are accompanied by the introductions of Ricardo Reis and a memoir by lvaro de Campos, two of Pessoa's other major poetic heteronyms, as well as a poem dedicated... (read more)

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Songs of Love and War: Afghan Women's Poetry (10 Edition)
Songs of Love and War: Afghan Women's Poetry (10 Edition)
by Sayd Majrouh
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The authors of oral literature in the Pashtun language create their work at a far remove from any books. Generally deprived of the support of schools and universities, their compositions are inseparable from song. Their poetry is never declaimed; rather,... (read more)

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Antipoems: How to Look Better & Feel Great
Antipoems: How to Look Better & Feel Great
by Nicanor Parra
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"Real seriousness," Nicanor Parra, the antipoet of Chile, has said, rests in "the comic." And read in that light, this newest collection of his work is very serious indeed. It is an abundant offering of his signature mocking humor, subverting received... (read more)

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The Forbidden Rumi: The Suppressed Poems of Rumi on Love, Heresy, and Intoxication
The Forbidden Rumi: The Suppressed Poems of Rumi on Love, Heresy, and Intoxication
by Jalal Al-din Rumi
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When Nevit Ergin decided to translate Rumis Divan into English, he enlisted the help of the Turkish government, who were supportive at first, but refused to participate in the publication of the final volume, due to its openly heretical nature. Will... (read more)

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A Child Is Not a Knife: Selected Poems of G Ran Sonnevi (Lockert Library of Poetry in Translation)
A Child Is Not a Knife: Selected Poems of G Ran Sonnevi (Lockert Library of Poetry in Translation)
by Goran Sonnevi
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"Göran Sonnevi's presence in Swedish poetry of this century is a powerful one. He holds to creatures such as birds and worms and to the patterns of politics with the same passion. He won't turn his eyes away from the delights of sensual married life or... (read more)

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Dantes Inferno
Dantes Inferno
by Dante
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In the middle of the journey of our life <BR" found myself astray in a dark wood <BR>where the straight road had been lost sight of.<BR><P>How hard it is to say what it was like <BR>in the thick of thickets, in a wood so dense... (read more)

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One Hundred Poems From the Chinese (56 Edition)
One Hundred Poems From the Chinese (56 Edition)
by Kenneth (translator) Rexroth
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In this groundbreaking work, Kenneth Rexroth gives us some of the most beautiful poems ever translated from the ancient Chinese. They read strikingly well, both as translations and as English-language poems.... (read more)

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