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By: Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1983.:

Seller ID: BB0241444

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Les fleurs du mal

By: Baudelaire, Charles

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1983.:

Seller ID: BB0236754

Former owner's name on front endpaper. View more info

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John Brown's body

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago : Elephant Paperbacks, 1990, c1928.:

Seller ID: BB0225265

One of the most widely read poems of our time, John Brown s Body is Stephen Vincent Benet s masterful retelling of the Civil War. A book of great energy and sweep, it swings into view the entire course of that terrible and decisive war, lighting up the lives of soldiers, leaders, and civilians, North and South, amidst the conflict. Generations of readers have found the book a compelling and moving experience. "Magnificently readable." New Statesman. "It is not one of you... View more info

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The Best American poetry, 2000

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Scribner, c2000.:

Seller ID: BB0240629

A mid an "explosion in the interest of poetry nationwide" "(The New York Times), The Best American Poetry 2000" delivers one of the finest volumes yet in this renowned series. Guest editor Rita Dove, a distinguished figure in the poetry world and the second African-American poet ever to win the Pulitzer Prize, brings all of her dynamism and well-honed acumen to bear on this project. Dove used a simple yet exacting method to make her selections: "The final criterion," she... View more info

Friends, you drank some darkness

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, [1975]., 1975:

Seller ID: BB0244205

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Reflections Beside the Sioux

By: Bruland, Godfrey Sang

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1963:

Seller ID: BB0207792

Signed by the author on the verso of the title page. Former owner's name on title page. Stapled binding. View more info

Where we stand: women poets on literary tradition

By: Bryan, Sharon

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c1993.:

Seller ID: BB0206250

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Loose Woman: Poems

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, March 1995:

Seller ID: BB0245575

A candid, sexy and wonderfully mood-strewn collection of poetry that celebrates the female aspects of love, from the reflective to the overtly erotic. " Poignant, sexy. . . lyrical, passionate. . . cool and delicate. . . hot as a chili pepper." --Boston Globe. View more info

The man with red suspenders

By: Dacey, Philip

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, 1986.:

Seller ID: BB0244222

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Torn By Light: Selected Poems

By: De Longchamps, Joanne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: University of Nevada Press, 1993:

Seller ID: BB0243338

This collection spans the entire writing and artistic career of a gifted collage artist and poet, widely regarded as Nevada's foremost poet of the 1960s and 1970s. Sadly, she died in isolation in 1983 and was quoted as saying "Nevada hardly knows me." View more info

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The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Reading Edition

By: Dickinson, Emily ; R. W. Franklin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, October 2005:

Seller ID: BB0248500

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

By: Eliot, T.S. ; Edward Gorey

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, August 1982:

Seller ID: BB0247391

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Real and false alarms

By: Evans, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Mo; BKMK Press, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City:

Seller ID: BB0221671

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Everything Preserved: Poems 1955-2005

By: Everson, Landis

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Graywolf Press, 2006:

Seller ID: BB0245579

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Joyful Noise

By: Fleischman, Paul

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0242866

Written to be read aloud by two voices--sometimes alternating, sometimes simultaneous--here is a collection of irresistible poems that celebrate the insect world, from the short life of the mayfly to the love song of the book louse. Funny, sad, loud, and quiet, each of these poems resounds with a booming, boisterous, joyful noise. In this remarkable volume of poetry for two voices, Paul Fleischman verbally re-creates the "Booming/boisterious/joyful noise" of insec... View more info

As the Larks Rise

By: Garrsion, Theodosia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Putnam, 1921:

Seller ID: BB0204687

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By: Giovanni, Nikki

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York : William Morrow and Co., c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0217029

Intimate, edgy, and unapologetic, Blues: For All the Changes bears the mark of Nikki Giovanni's unmistakable voice.In a career that has spanned three decades, Giovanni has created an indispensable body of work and earned a place amoung the nation's most celebrated and controversial poets; Gloria Naylor calls her "one of our national treasures." Now, in these fifty-two new poems, Giovanni brings the passion, fearless wit, and intensely personal self that have defined h... View more info

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Human Chain

By: Heaney, Seamus

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, September 2010:

Seller ID: BB0246584

A "Boston Globe" Best Poetry Book of 2011Winner of the 2011 Griffin Poetry PrizeWinner of the 2011 Poetry Now AwardSeamus Heaney's new collection elicits continuities and solidarities, between husband and wife, child and parent, then and now, inside an intently remembered present--the stepping stones of the day, the weight and heft of what is passed from hand to hand, lifted and lowered. "Human Chain "also broaches larger questions of transmission, of lifelines to the... View more info

No other book

By: Jarrell, Randall

Price: $8.00

Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, 1999.:

Seller ID: BB0227344

Former owner's name on front endpaper. View more info

Welcome to Carlos

By: Kloefkorn, William

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Granite Falls, Minn. : Spoon River Poetry Press, 2000.:

Seller ID: BB0241822

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