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If You're Not from the Prairie

A boy provides a look at life on the prairies of North America and describes t... A boy provides a look at life on the prairies of North America and describes the effects of the climate on the people in the heartland of the continent. more

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Rainer Maria Rilke: Letters To...

Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) was one of the twentieth-century's finest and m... Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) was one of the twentieth-century's finest and most influential poets. This program interweaves the story of his life with extracts from his letters, writing and poetry, in particular his Duineser Elegien (Duino Elegies),... more

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The Book of Men: Poems

The Book of Men finds Laux at her best. She s witty, engaging, and candid. . .... The Book of Men finds Laux at her best. She s witty, engaging, and candid. . . . Echoes of Whitman are everywhere in The Book of Men. Both Whitman and Laux are profoundly democratic poets. Anyone can live in their poems, and their poems can live... more

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A Little Larger Than the Entir...

Writing obsessively in French, English, and Portuguese, Fernando Pessoa left a... Writing obsessively in French, English, and Portuguese, Fernando Pessoa left a prodigious body of work, much of it under "heteronyms"--fully fleshed alter egos with startlingly different styles and points of view. Offering a unique sampling of all his... more

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Denise Levertov Selected Poems

Presents a collection of poems that reflect the author's childhood inspiration... Presents a collection of poems that reflect the author's childhood inspiration by T.S. Eliot, her experiences as a newcomer to post-World War II America, and her beliefs as an anti-war activist and environmentalist. more

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I Never Saw Another Butterfly:...

A selection of children's poems and drawings reflecting their surroundings in ... A selection of children's poems and drawings reflecting their surroundings in Terezâin Concentration Camp in Czechoslovakia from 1942 to 1944. more

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Later Poems: Selected and New,...

In Later Poems: Selected and New 1971-2012, the strong trajectory of the work ... In Later Poems: Selected and New 1971-2012, the strong trajectory of the work of one of the most important artists of American letters is on display. This volume brings together a remarkable body of work. Included are Adrienne Rich's own selections... more

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Japanese Death Poems: Written ...

Although the consciousness of death is in most cultures very much a part of li... Although the consciousness of death is in most cultures very much a part of life, this is perhaps nowhere more true than in Japan, where the approach of death has given rise to a centuries-old tradition of writing jisei, or the "death poem" written in... more

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Full Woman, Fleshly Apple, Hot...

Full woman, fleshly apple, hot moon, thick smell of seaweed, crushed mud and l... Full woman, fleshly apple, hot moon, thick smell of seaweed, crushed mud and light, what obscure brilliance opens between your columns? What ancient night does a man touch with his senses? Loving is a journey with water and with stars, with smothered... more

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Interaction of Color: 50th Ann...

Josef Albers's "Interaction of Color" is a masterwork in art education. Concei... Josef Albers's "Interaction of Color" is a masterwork in art education. Conceived as a handbook and teaching aid for artists, instructors, and students, this influential book presents Albers's singular explanation of complex color theory principles.... more

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Rilke on Love and Other Diffic...

Here is a mini-anthology of poetry and prose for both aficionados and those re... Here is a mini-anthology of poetry and prose for both aficionados and those readers discovering Rainer Maria Rilke for the first time. John J. L. Mood has assembled a collection of Rilke's strongest work, presenting commentary along with the... more

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Edna St. Vincent Millay: Selec...

Offers new insights into Millay's career, presenting both familiar favorites a... Offers new insights into Millay's career, presenting both familiar favorites and lesser-known pieces including translations, a verse play, songs from her opera libretto "The King's Henchmen," and the complete sonnet sequence of "Fatal Interview." more

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Howl: Original Draft Facsimile...

First published in 1956, Allen Ginsberg's Howl is a prophetic masterpiece—an e... First published in 1956, Allen Ginsberg's Howl is a prophetic masterpiece—an epic raging against dehumanizing society that overcame censorship trials and obscenity charges to become one of the most widely read poems of the century. This annotated... more

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Paris Blues: Le Spleen De Pari...

Baudelaire's prose poems were written over many years and published in magazin... Baudelaire's prose poems were written over many years and published in magazines between 1855 and his death in 1867. Francis Scarfe's translations reflect a lifetime's passion for Baudelaire's work and a deep understanding of it. The appeal of this... more

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Trust, Truth, and Ridiculous G...

"Introduces basic poetry forms and terms through the use of original friendshi... "Introduces basic poetry forms and terms through the use of original friendship-themed poems"-- more

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Rumi: The Big Red Book: The Gr...

Considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, The Big Red Book is pe... Considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, The Big Red Book is perhaps the greatest work of Rumi, the medieval Sufi mystic who also happens to be the bestselling poet in America. Rumi was born in 1207 to a long line of Islamic theologians... more

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Flowers of Evil and Other Work...

Controversial book of verse, first published in 1857, presented in a handsome ... 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,... more

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The Poems Of Emily Dickinson: ...

Emily Dickinson, poet of the interior life, imagined words/swords, hurling bar... Emily Dickinson, poet of the interior life, imagined words/swords, hurling barbed syllables/piercing. Nothing about her adult appearance or habitation revealed such a militant soul. Only poems, written quietly in a room of her own, often hand-stitched... more

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Teaching With Fire: Poetry Tha...

"Reclaim Your Fire" ""Teaching with Fire" is a glorious collection of the poet... "Reclaim Your Fire" ""Teaching with Fire" is a glorious collection of the poetry that has restored the faith of teachers in the highest, most transcendent values of their work with children....Those who want us to believe that teaching is a... more

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The Selected Poems of T'Ao Ch'...

T'ao Ch'ien, (365 - 427, C.E.), one of the most revered poets in classical Chi... T'ao Ch'ien, (365 - 427, C.E.), one of the most revered poets in classical Chinese literature, is presented in a lucid translation with an introduction. "David Hinton is one of the most impressive of the younger translators of classical Chinese... more

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