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Leaves of Grass and Selected Poems and Prose (Penguin Drop Caps)
Leaves of Grass and Selected Poems and Prose (Penguin Drop Caps)
by Walt Whitman
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From A to Z, the Penguin Drop Caps series collects 26 unique hardcovers—featuring cover art by Jessica Hische It all begins with a letter. Fall in love with Penguin Drop Caps, a new series of twenty-six collectible and hardcover editions, each with... (read more)

Available August 26, 2014
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Collected Poems
Collected Poems
by Jack Gilbert
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Jack Gilbert is the author of five volumes of poetry. His many awards include the Yale Younger Poets prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His second collection, Monolithos, was a finalist for the Pulitzer... (read more)

Available September 2, 2014
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Thing Music
Thing Music
by Anthony Mccann
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Anthony McCann was born and raised in the Hudson Valley. He is the author of I Heart Your Fate (Wave Books, 2011), Moongarden (Wave Books, 2006), and Father of Noise (Fence Books, 2003). In addition to these three collections, he is one of the authors of... (read more)

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A Woman Killed with Kindness (Arden Early Modern Drama)
A Woman Killed with Kindness (Arden Early Modern Drama)
by Thomas Heywood
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Frankford invites Wendoll into his home and tells him that anything in his house is his. Wendoll then chooses to pursue Frankford's wife. Sir Charles Mountford attempts to prostitute his sister to Sir Francis Acton, to whom he is deeply in debt. Two... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Thing Music
Thing Music
by Anthony Mccann
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Thing Music performs intertwinings both painful and pleasurable: intertwinings of perceiving bodies with their perceptual worlds, of persons with other persons, and of the I and the You. Marked in direct and indirect ways by the Occupy movement, these... (read more)

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The Seafarer (Sylph Editions - The Art Monographs)
The Seafarer (Sylph Editions - The Art Monographs)
by Jila Peacock
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The Seafarer is one of a group of Anglo-Saxon poems found in the Exeter Book, Codex Exoniensis, donated to the library of Exeter cathedral by Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter. Compiled around 970, it is the largest surviving collection of Old English... (read more)

Available August 2014
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The Best American Poetry 2014
The Best American Poetry 2014
by David Lehman
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Edited by the National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes, the foremost annual anthology of contemporary American poetry returns: “A ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune). The first book of... (read more)

Available September 9, 2014
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Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold
by Joyce Sidman
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Come to the bitter cold that blows through these poems! Feel the warmth of life that breathes into the beaver burrowing deep beneath the snow. Discover the safe places where creatures survive, and how they stay alive in the wintertime—until... (read more)

Available November 4, 2014
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The Lost Novel
The Lost Novel
by James Shea
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James Shea's second collection engages in lucid, perspicacious conversation with narratives public and personal, visible and unseen, the loss in the title cycloning out from Midwestern landscapes to histories and undertows and the "unorganized movement... (read more)

Available August 2014
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Girl-King (Akron Series in Poetry)
Girl-King (Akron Series in Poetry)
by Brittany Cavallaro
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The poems in Brittany Cavallaros Girl-King are whispered from behind a series of masks, those of victim and aggressor, nineteenth-century madam and reluctant magicians girl, of truck-stop Persephone and frustrated Tudor scholar. This “expanse of... (read more)

Available March 2015
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Love, of a Kind
Love, of a Kind
by Felix Dennis
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Love, of a Kind was compiled and partly written under the illusion of a death sentence. Diagnosed with cancer of the throat in January 2012 (he is now, happily, in remission), Felix Dennis responded by selecting, revising, and writing poems for what he... (read more)

Available August 26, 2014
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Just One Scent: The Rest Is God
Just One Scent: The Rest Is God
by Piero Rivolta
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In the tradition of metaphysical poets, Rivolta gathers concrete, yet evocative impressions - images based on the sea and sailing, mountains and meadows, music and smells - to ask questions about the purpose of life and what it means to be human. Prose... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Rumi: Soul Fury: Rumi and Shams Tabriz on Friendship
Rumi: Soul Fury: Rumi and Shams Tabriz on Friendship
by Coleman Barks
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“At the end of our wanderings there is only the souls yearning to return to God. No one speaks that yearning better than Rumi. No one, these days, does Rumi better than Coleman Barks.” Ram Dass , author of Be Here Now... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Post Subject: A Fable (Akron Series in Poetry)
Post Subject: A Fable (Akron Series in Poetry)
by Oliver De La Paz
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Ecstatic and obsessive, the prose poems that make up Oliver de la Pazs... (read more)

Available August 2014
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If the Tabloids Are True What Are You?: Poems and Artwork
If the Tabloids Are True What Are You?: Poems and Artwork
by Matthea Harvey
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A brilliant combination of poetry and visual artwork by Matthea Harvey, whose vision is “nothing short of blazingly original” (Time Out New York) She didnt even know she had a name until one day she heard the human explaining to another one, &... (read more)

Available August 19, 2014
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Song & Error: Poems
Song & Error: Poems
by Averill Curdy
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A lush, lyrical debut from a vibrant new poetic voice A sparrow like a “fumbled punch line” is lost in an airport; a man translating Ovid is transfigured by witnessing a massacre in Jamestown in 1621; a woman smiles seductively as the skin on... (read more)

Available August 5, 2014
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The Best American Poetry 2014
The Best American Poetry 2014
by David Lehman
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Edited by the National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes, the foremost annual anthology of contemporary American poetry returns: “A ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune). The first book of... (read more)

Available September 9, 2014
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Wolf Centos
Wolf Centos
by Simone Muench
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What is important is to avoid the time allotted for disavowels as the livid wound leaves a trace leaves an abscess takes its contraction for those clouds that dip thunder & vanish like rose leaves in closed jars. Age approaches, slowly. But it... (read more)

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Colony Collapse Metaphor
Colony Collapse Metaphor
by Philip Jenks
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"Into the deeper shoals of syntax strolls Philip Jenks, sans machete, instead with a watering can filled to the brim with acto-juice precisely calculated to make those nouns and verbs and articles shoot to record heights and tangles."—Kevin Killian... (read more)

Available August 2014
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Prelude to Bruise
Prelude to Bruise
by Saeed Jones
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Prelude to Bruise is a song from a tightrope, balancing ecstatic existence and the chaos that always threatens to engulf a life on the margins. Danger is everywhere in these poems but it never overwhelms them; the poet is always on the other side of them,... (read more)

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