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Mortal Means

By: Barnes, Kay

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Wordtech Communications, 2004:

Seller ID: BB0258615

ISBN: 1932339280

Condition: vg


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The Game of Boxes

By: Barnett, Catherine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2012:

Seller ID: BB0255449

ISBN: 1555976204

Condition: vg


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Into Perfect Spheres Such Holes Are Pierced

By: Barnett, Catherine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Alice James Books, 2004:

Seller ID: BB0258614

ISBN: 1882295455

Condition: vg


The family response to the sudden deaths of the speaker's two young nieces is at the center of Catherine Barnett's award-winning first collection. This series of elegies records the transit of grief, observing with an unflinching eye how a singular traumatic event can permanently alter our understanding of time, danger, the material world and family. Marked by clarity and restraint, these lyric poems narrate a suspenseful, wrenching story that explores the depths and limits of empathy."Living Room Altar" "Except for the shirt pulled from the ocean, except for her hands, which kee... 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

ISBN: 0743200330

Condition: vg


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 writes in her introduction, "was Emily Dickinson's famed description -- if I felt that the top of my head had been taken off... View more info

Friends, you drank some darkness

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $75.00

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

Seller ID: BB0244205

ISBN: 0807063908

Condition: Vg/g


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Reflections Beside the Sioux

By: Bruland, Godfrey Sang

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1963:

Seller ID: BB0207792

ISBN: BBC0000007905

Condition: VG


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

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Happy Life

By: Budbill, David

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Copper Canyon Press, 2011:

Seller ID: BB0255448

ISBN: 1556593740

Condition: VG+


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Up a Tree

By: Cheever, Kay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0259098

ISBN: 157579005X

Condition: vg+


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Up a Tree

By: Cheever, Kay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0259099

ISBN: 157579005X

Condition: vg+


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Up a Tree

By: Cheever, Kay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0259100

ISBN: 157579005X

Condition: vg+


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Up a Tree

By: Cheever, Kay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0259101

ISBN: 157579005X

Condition: vg+


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Loose Woman: Poems

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, March 1995:

Seller ID: BB0258610

ISBN: 0679755276

Condition: vg


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

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Caramelo

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage, 2003:

Seller ID: BB0258611

ISBN: 0679742581

Condition: vg


Every year, Ceyala "Lala" Reyes' family--aunts, uncles, mothers, fathers, and Lala's six older brothers--packs up three cars and, in a wild ride, drive from Chicago to the Little Grandfather and Awful Grandmother's house in Mexico City for the summer. Struggling to find a voice above the boom of her brothers and to understand her place on this side of the border and that, Lala is a shrewd observer of family life. But when she starts telling the Awful Grandmother's life story, seeking clues to how she got to be so awful, grandmother accuses Lala of exaggerating. Soon, a multigenerational family... View more info

My Wicked Wicked Ways: Poems

By: Cisneros, Sandra

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Knopf, 1992:

Seller ID: BB0258617

ISBN: 0679418210

Condition: vg/vg


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No Roof But Sky: Poetry Of The American West

By: Coleman, Jane Candi

Price: $4.00

Publisher: High Plains Press, 1990:

Seller ID: BB0259015

ISBN: 0931271134

Condition: g


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Poetry 180: A Turning Back To Poetry

By: Collins, Billy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2003:

Seller ID: BB0258668

ISBN: 0812968875

Condition: vg


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180 More: Extraordinary Poems For Every Day

By: Collins, Billy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2005:

Seller ID: BB0258669

ISBN: 0812972961

Condition: vg


Come full circle with 180 new, exciting poems selected and introduced by Billy Collins. Inspired by Billy Collins's poem-a-day program for American high schools that he began through the Library of Congress, the original "Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry" was a gathering of clear, contemporary poems aimed at a wide audience. In "180 More," Collins continues his ambitious mission of exposing readers of all ages to the best of today's poetry. Here are another 180 hospitable, engaging, reader-friendly poems, offering surprise and delight in a wide range of literary voices-comic, melanchol... View more info

The man with red suspenders

By: Dacey, Philip

Price: $4.50

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

Seller ID: BB0244222

ISBN: 0915943115

Condition: vg


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Winter's Journey

By: Dobyns, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Copper Canyon Press, July 01, 2010:

Seller ID: BB0255480

ISBN: 1556593058

Condition: vg


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Collected Poems: 1974-2004

By: Dove, Rita

Price: $9.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, 2017:

Seller ID: BB0259648

ISBN: 0393354938

Condition: vg


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