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Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame
Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame
Paperback      ISBN: 087685191x
Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame is poetry full of gambling, drinking and women. Charles Bukowski writes realistically about the seedy underbelly of life.
The Dead and the Living
The Dead and the Living
Paperback      ISBN: 0394715632
Poems deal with death, childhood, marriage, love, parenthood, and family relationships
Final Harvest: Emily Dickinson's Poems
Final Harvest
Emily Dickinson's Poems
Paperback      ISBN: 0316184152
A collection of poems by the 19th century writer which reveals the full scope and diversity of her works
One Hundred Poems from the Chinese
One Hundred Poems from the Chinese
Paperback      ISBN: 0811201805
Selected translations from the poetry of the Sung Dynasty together with thirty-five poems by Tu Fu
100 Selected Poems by E. E. Cummings
100 Selected Poems by E. E. Cummings
Paperback      ISBN: 0802130720
Lyrical verses span the career of a twentieth-century American poet, and illuminate his concern for the future of humanity
Harper's Anthology of 20th Century Native American Poetry
Harper's Anthology of 20th Century Native American Poetry
Paperback      ISBN: 0062506668
Gathers poems by thirty-six writers from thirty tribes of American Indians, from Blackfeet to Tlingit
Century's Road Poems: Poems
Century's Road Poems
Poems
Paperback      ISBN: 0930100123
“I find myself taken by Patricia Kirkpatrick’s unsentimental tenderness—a mark, I believe, of all good lyric poetry.
Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Paperback      ISBN: 0374514003
More than two hundred poems from each of Lowell's books of verse shed light on the techniques, moods, and concerns that have characterized his distinguished career
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
Paperback      ISBN: 015668568x
A collection of T. S. Eliot's poems which concern cats including Mr. Mistoffelees, and Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat
Translations
Translations
Paperback      ISBN: 0811201643
Ezra Pound is destined to rank as one of the great translators of all time. Ranging through many languages, he chose for translation writers whose work marked a significant turning point in the development of world literature, or key poems which exemplify what is most vital in a given period or genre. This new enlarged edition, devoted chiefly to poetry, includes some forty pages of previously uncollected material. Anglo-Saxon: The Seafarer. Chinese: (Cathay) Rihaku (Li Po). Bunno, Mei Sheng, T'ao Yuan Ming. Egyptian: Conversations in Courtship. French: du Bellay, de Boufflers, D'Orl ns, Lalorgue, Lubicz-Milosz, Rimbaud, Tailhade. Prose: de Gourmont. Hindi: Kabir. Italian: Cavalcanti, St. Francis, Guinicelli, Leopardi, Montanari, Orlandi. Japanese Noh Plays: 15 plays with Fenollosa's commentary. Latin: Catullus, Horace, Navagero, Rutilius. Provençal: Bertrand de Born, Cercalmon, Daniel, Folquet de Romans, Li Viniers, Ventadorn.