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March 3, 2015
  1. Citizen: An American Lyric
    by Claudia Rankine
  2. Blue Horses: Poems
    by Mary Oliver
  3. Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)
    by Mary Karr
  4. The Bell Jar (P.S.)
    by Sylvia Plath
  5. We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival
    by Andrea Gibson
  6. Poems 1962-2012
    by Louise Gluck
  7. I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats
    by Francesco Marciuliano
  8. The Guest Cat
    by Takashi Hiraide
  9. Bluets
    by Maggie Nelson
  10. Beowulf: A New Verse Translation
    by Seamus Heaney
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New Arrivals
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  1. The Opposite House: Poems (Southern... New Hardcover $39.95
  2. The Overhaul: Poems Used Trade Paper $9.95
  3. Selected Letters of Langston Hughes New Hardcover $35.00
  4. Salt Moon New Trade Paper $15.95
  5. The Opposite House: Poems (Southern... New Trade Paper $17.95
  6. Blood Work (Felix Pollak Prize in... New Trade Paper $17.95

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Poetry Month Picks
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The Gorgeous Nothings: Emily Dickinson's Envelope Poems

Emily Dickinson and Jen Bervin and Marta Werner and Susan Howe

Bringing together 52 facsimiles of Emily Dickinson's poetry, jotted down on envelopes that functionally shape and contain her words, The Gorgeous Nothings illuminates the visual nature and linguistic concision of her work. This beautiful book will appeal... (read more)

Recently Arrived Used
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  1. A Cowful of Cowboy Poetry Used Hardcover $12.50
  2. The Autobiography of William Carlos... Used Trade Paper $6.50
  3. Edna St. Vincent Millay: Selected... Used Trade Paper $7.95
  4. New and Selected Poems of Thomas... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  5. The Poetry Reader's Toolkit Used Trade Paper $12.95
  6. Death of a Naturalist Used Trade Paper $6.50

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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1: The Inferno (Penguin Hardcover Classics)

Dante Alighieri

Dante's epic-in a stunning new clothbound edition. Describing Dante's descent into Hell with Virgil as a guide, the Inferno depicts a cruel underworld in which desperate figures are condemned to eternal damnation for committing one or more of seven... (read more)

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Love's Exquisite Freedom

Maya Angelou

The newest installment in Welcome Books' Art & Poetry series, Love's Exquisite Freedom pairs the lyrical grace of Maya Angelou with the exquisite art of Edward Burne-Jones. Angelou's poem of love's transcendent power finds a striking, sensual... (read more)

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Love Poems by Women: An Anthology of Poetry from Around the World and Through the Ages

Wendy Mulford

For over 2,000 years women have been writing love poetry. Here is the first anthology of love poems written only by women. Poets from all ages and all parts of the world, expressing love not only for their male and female lovers, but for parents... (read more)

Native American
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Sun Tracks: An American Indian Literary #75: Leaving Tulsa

Jennifer Elise Foerster

In her first magical collection of poetry, Jennifer Elise Foerster weaves together a mythic and geographic exploration of a woman’s coming of age in a dislocated time. Leaving Tulsa, a book of road elegies and laments, travels from Oklahoma to... (read more)

A to Z
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Hi, Koo!: A Year of Seasons

Jon J. Muth

Caldecott Honoree and New York Times bestselling author/artist Jon J. Muth takes a fresh and exciting new look at the four seasons! Eating warm cookies on a cold day is easy water catches every thrown stone skip skip splash With a featherlight touch and... (read more)

Criticism and Discussion
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Poetry: An Introduction

Michael Meyer

Adapted from Michael Meyer's best-selling Bedford Introduction to Literature, this anthology responds to the needs of all kinds of poetry courses. Instructors across the country report that especially at schools where there is a decreased emphasis on... (read more)

Haiku and Tanka
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Moon in the Pines: Zen Haiku Poetry

Jonathan Clements

Clements's expert new translations unlock a fresh spirituality in haikus by classical masters including Sokan, Chiyo-Ni, Soseki, and Basho, alongside some modern-day writers. Illustrated with reproductions of fine Japanese paintings of the period. Full... (read more)

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  1. Citizen: An American Lyric
    New Trade Paper $20.00
  2. Blue Horses: Poems
    New Hardcover $24.95
  3. Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)
    Used Trade Paper $6.95
  4. The Bell Jar (P.S.)
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival
    New Trade Paper $19.95
  6. Poems 1962-2012 New Trade Paper $20.00
  7. I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems...
    Used Hardcover $8.50
  8. The Guest Cat Used Trade Paper $10.50
  9. Bluets New Trade Paper $14.00
  10. Beowulf: A New Verse Translation
    Used Trade Paper $8.50
  11. Incarnadine: Poems
    Used Trade Paper $8.95
  12. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
    Used Mass Market $2.95
  13. Autobiography of Red: A Novel in Verse
    New Trade Paper $15.00
  14. Bell Jar
    Used Trade Paper $7.50
  15. Love Poems New Trade Paper $11.95
  16. Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems New Trade Paper $16.00
  17. No Matter the Wreckage
    New Trade Paper $15.00
  18. Pocket Poets #04: Howl: And Other Poems
    Used Trade Paper $5.50
  19. Faithful and Virtuous Night New Hardcover $23.00
  20. Tao Te Ching (Harper Perennial...
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  21. Life on Mars New Trade Paper $15.00
  22. Red Doc> Sale Hardcover $8.98
  23. The Liar's Club
    Used Trade Paper $6.95
  24. Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of... Used Trade Paper $10.95
  25. The Way It Is: New and Selected Poems Used Trade Paper $10.95

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