Poets of World War II
A respected poet and World War II veteran gathers the work of more than sixty poets on the war years, in a volume that includes contributions by such writers as Randall Jarrell, Anthony Hecht, George Oppen, Richard Eberhart, William Bronk, and Woody Guthrie.
Mermaids in the Basement
Poems for Women
A collection of "poems for women" from the Pulitzer Prize winner. A New York Times notable book.
Poems About Dogs
A collection of poetic works paying tribute to the canine companion includes such pieces as Margaret Cavendish's barking chorus of hunting beagles and Jane Kenyon's verse on her grinning and nuzzling dog.
New Speculative Writing
1st Edition Hardcover
The Language of Life
A Festival of Poets
In the companion book to the new PBS series, the creator of Healing and the Mind interviews an ethnically diverse group of poets, both famous and obscure, and explores the enduring fascination of poetry. TV tie-in. 175,000 first printing. $150,000 ad/promo.
The KGB Bar Book of Poems
Complemented by dramatic blackandwhite photography, a remarkable anthology of poetry from the KGB Bar poetry readings encompasses works by John Ashbery, Charles Wright, Molly Peacock, Katha Politt, and other less famous poets. Original.
The Stuffed Owl
An Anthology of Bad Verse
Presents an anthology of some of the worst poetry ever created by some of the most important poets of the English language, featuring works by Dryden, Wordsworth, and Keats, among others. Original.
Women Poets of China
A sampling of the writings of Chinese women poets from ancient times to the twentieth century is accompanied by brief biographies and a discussion of their influence on Chinese literature
I Never Saw Another Butterfly
Children's Drawings and Poems from Terezin Concentration Camp 1942-1944
A selection of children's poems and drawings reflecting their surroundings in Terezâin Concentration Camp in Czechoslovakia from 1942 to 1944.
The popular radio show host showcases some of his favorite poems, including the work of Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Robert Frost, Charles Bukowski, Donald Hall, Billy Collins, Robert Bly, and Sharon Olds, among others. Reprint.