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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.
My Mother's Body
My Mother's Body
Paperback      ISBN: 0394729455
In this new collection of poems the author writes of her mother's death, of her joyful remarriage and new life, and, in a lighter mood, of lost luggage and the longings of women, rounded out with a section of celebration
Osip Mandelstam: Fifty Poems
Osip Mandelstam
Fifty Poems
Paperback      ISBN: 0892550066
Poems deal with history, idleness, nature, travel, Biblical stories, aging, death, war, love, and hope
A Coney Island of the Mind: Poems
A Coney Island of the Mind
Poems
Paperback      ISBN: 0811200418
Includes 29 poems revolving around the title, selections written for oral readings with jazz accompaniment, and 13 previously published poems
Letters of T.S. Eliot: 1898-1922
Letters of T.S. Eliot
1898-1922
Paperback      ISBN: 0156508508
Assembled by Eliot's widow, letters from his childhood days in Missouri through the early years of his marriage and move to England include those penned by Eliot, as well as letters written to him by family, friends, and contemporaries
Honey and Salt
Honey and Salt
Paperback      ISBN: 0156421658
A collection of 77 new lyrical poems testifying to man's courage, frailty, and tenderness
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
Paperback      ISBN: 0156685701
A collection of T. S. Eliot's poems which concern cats including Mr. Mistoffelees, and Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat
The Palm at the End of the Mind: Selected Poems and a Play
The Palm at the End of the Mind
Selected Poems and a Play
Paperback      ISBN: 0679724451
A collection that all the major long poems and sequences, and every shorter poem of lasting value in Stevens' career. Edited by Holly Stevens, it includes some poems not printed in his earlier Collected Works.
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
Why We Live With Animals
Why We Live With Animals
Paperback      ISBN: 0918273781
More than sixty humorous sonnets consider our relationship with domesticated animals