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OUR BOOK OF THE MONTH IS STRANGERS ON A PIER BY TASH AW
OUR BOOK OF THE MONTH IS STRANGERS ON A PIER BY TASH AW

Poetry

  • Emily Brontë

    Brontë

    $25.00

    Bronte contains poems that demonstrate a sensibility elemental in its force with an imaginative discipline and flexibility of the highest order. Also included are an Editor's Note and an index of first lines.Hardback: 256 PagesProduct Dimensions: 114 x 165 mmISBN: 9780679447252Published by Everyman's Library

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  • Debora Greger

    Desert Fathers, Uranium Daughters

    $29.50

    Award-winning poet Debora Greger grew up in Washington near the site of the Hanford atomic plant, which, unbeknownst to its workers, manufactured plutonium for the bomb dropped on Nagasaki. “The high school team was named the Bombers,” she writes. “The school ring had a mushroom cloud on it.” In Desert Fathers, Uranium Daughters she uses what The Nation has characterized as her “deadpan wit, intelligence and marvelous insight” to explore the legacy of a Catholic girlhood spent in a landscape ...

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  • Sharon Olds

    The Wellspring

    $23.00

    Over the last five years, Sharon Olds' poetry has become widely read and celebrated in Britain. Frank and exhilarating, sensual and profound, the poems stare, unblinking, at sex and death and love - showing these things to us in all their raw beauty. This striking new collection is a sequence of poems that reaches into the very wellspring of life. The poems take us back to the womb, to childhood, to a searing sexual awakening, to the shock of birth, the wonder and humour of parenthood - and f...

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    Wislawa Szymborska

    View With A Grain Of Sand

    $34.00

    The award of the 1996 Nobel Prize for Literature to Wislawa Szymborska gives deserved prominence to a figure whose reputation has been relatively slow to grow beyond her native Poland. A member of the gifted and heroic generation of poets which includes Czeslaw Milosz, Tadeusz Rosewicz and Zbigniew Herbert, and which, during the years of Soviet oppression, spoke so eloquently for the true feelings of the Polish people, she nonetheless has her own distinctive voice and authority. View with a G...

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  • Walt Whitman

    Whitman

    $27.00

    Whitman contains forty-two of the American master's poems, including "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," "Song of Myself," "I Hear America Singing," "Halcyon Days," and an index of first lines.Hardback: 256 PagesProduct Dimensions: 114 x 165 mmISBN: 9780679436324Published by Everyman's Library

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