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  • Percy Bysshe Shelley

    Shelley

    $25.00

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was perhaps the most intellectually adventurous of the great Romantic poets. A classicist, a headlong visionary, a...

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  • Walt Whitman

    Whitman

    $25.00

    Whitman contains forty-two of the American master's poems, including "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," "Song of Myself," "I Hear America Singing," "Halcyo...

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  • Annie Finch and Marie-Elizabeth Mali

    Villanelles

    $25.00

    The first of its kind--a comprehensive collection of the best of the villanelle, a delightful poetic form whose popularity ranks only behind that o...

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  • Lord Alfred Tennyson

    Tennyson

    $25.00

    Alfred, Lord Tennyson was a more complex writer than his status as Queen Victoria's favorite poet might suggest. Though capable of rendering raptur...

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  • Wallace Stevens

    Stevens

    $25.00

    Stevens contains a selection, chosen by Helen Vendler, of over sixty of Stevens's poems, revealing with renewed force his status as our supreme acr...

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  • John Hollander

    Sonnets

    $25.00

    "A sonnet is a moment's monument," said Dante Gabriel Rossetti in a sonnet about sonnets. The sonnets in this collection--whether they capture mome...

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  • Carmela Ciuraru

    Solitude

    $25.00

    A literary sanctuary for what Shakespeare called "sessions of sweet silent thought," this exquisite gathering of poems speaks to the consolations o...

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  • Jalal Al-Din Rumi

    Rumi

    $25.00

    The poetry of the medieval Persian sage Rumi combines lyrical beauty with spiritual profundity, a sense of rapture, and acute awareness of human su...

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  • Christina Rossetti

    Rossetti

    $25.00

    Christina Rossetti (1830-1894) was born in London of Italian parents. With her vivid imagination and innate talent for composing verse, she was an ...

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  • Arthur Rimbaud

    Rimbauld

    $25.00

    Rimbaud contains selections from Rimbaud's work, including over 100 poems, selected prose, "Letter to Paul Demeny, May 15, 1871," and an index of f...

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  • Rainer Maria Rilke

    Rilke

    $25.00

    Rilke contains poems from The Book of Images; New Poems; Requiem for a Friend; Poems, 1906-1926; French Poems; The Life of Mary; Sonnets to Orpheus...

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  • Michael Waters and Harold Schechter

    Reel Verse

    $25.00

    The variety of subjects is dazzling, from movie stars to bit players, from B-movies to Bollywood, from Clark Gable to Jean Cocteau. More than a hun...

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  • Peter Washington

    Prayers

    $25.00

    Like music and dance, poetry is an art that antedates our secular civilization, and it has always borne the marks of its origin as a means by which...

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  • Alexander Pope

    Pope

    $25.00

    edited by Claude Rawson Alexander Pope is one of the most-quoted poets in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations; he is the source of such immortal ge...

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  • Edgar Allan Poe

    Poe

    $25.00

    Poe's poems have been memorized and recited by millions. Among his best-loved works are "The Raven" with its hypnotic chant of "nevermore, " and th...

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  • Sylvia Plath

    Plath

    $25.00

    A representative selection of verse by the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer who left in the wake of her personal tragedy a legacy of poems that combin...

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  • Eugenio Montale

    Montale

    $25.00

    edited by Jonathan Galassi Eugenio Montale (1896-1981) is not only Italy's greatest modern poet but a towering figure in twentieth-century literatu...

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    John Milton

    Milton

    $25.00

    Milton contains selections from Milton's work, including sonnets, occasional poems, portions of Comus, Samson Agonistes, as well as Books I--XII of...

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