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Great Love Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Weller, Shane

Price: $0.50

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486272849

ISBN: 0486272842

Condition: GOOD


Treasury of over 150 familiar poems by English and American poets, including a selection of Shakespeare's sonnets, John Donne's "The Ecstasy," William Blake's "The Garden of Love," as well as works by W. B. Yeats, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, John Keats, John Milton, Robert Frost, and many more. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

A Slow Flash of Light:An Anthology of Poems about Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Teachers & Writers:

Seller ID: 9780915924561

ISBN: 0915924560

Condition: GOOD


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Poetry Out Loud the Anthology (National Recitation Contest)

By: Poetry Foundation

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Endowment of the Arts:

Seller ID: 9781881505112

ISBN: 1881505111

Condition: GOOD


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Friendship Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series)

By: Everyman's Library

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Everyman's Library:

Seller ID: 9780679443704

ISBN: 0679443703

Condition: GOOD


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Poets Against the War

By: Anderson, Sally

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Thunder's Mouth Press:

Seller ID: 9781560255390

ISBN: 1560255390

Condition: GOOD


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Little Songs of the Geisha: Traditional Japanese Ko-Uta

By: Dalby, Liza

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780804832502

ISBN: 0804832501

Condition: very good


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The Garden's Poetry (Hebrew Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Tel-Aviv, Israel", Miskal - Yedioth Ahronot: 2003

Seller ID: 1NX004

ISBN: 9655115747

Condition: FINE / No DJ


As new -gift quality! . Poems with outstanding color photo illustrations on facing page. Unpaginated. Text in Hebrew. View more info

Het Koningsgraf: Honderd en een sonnetten

By: "Aafjes, Bertus"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Amsterda,", "Meulenhoff, J. M.": 1965

Edition: (Vierde druk)

Seller ID: 20T011

Condition: FINE


As new except tiny shelfwear to back corner. 117 pages. Text in Dutch. The poet was a devout Catholic and wrote poems about the resistance in WWII. View more info

This Turning Face

By: "Aidoo, John "

Price: $72.95

Publisher: "Accra, Ghana", Ghana Universities Press: 1991

Seller ID: 9-9H007

ISBN: 9964301871

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Text, as new and unmarked. Exterior has faintest shelfwear, faint soil and a miniscule backward titlt to spine. Text in English. 98 pages. 8.5x6x.25"" (15.2x26x.7cm) Poetry collection by Ghanaian poet John Aidoo who won the Valvo Literary Prize for his previous collection. ""There is always the living warmth hidden in the ashes of our lives that will glow with the running dream"" " View more info

SELECTED POEMS.

By: "Aiken, Conrad."

Price: $2.00

Publisher: "Charles Scribner's Sons,":

Seller ID: B000OK2522

ISBN: B000OK2522

Condition: GOOD


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American Sublime: Poems

By: "Alexander, Elizabeth"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Graywolf Press:

Seller ID: 9781555974329

ISBN: 1555974325

Condition: GOOD


A brilliant new collection by Elizabeth Alexander, whose "poems bristle with the irresistible quality of a world seen fresh" (Rita Dove, "The Washington Post") "Too many people have seen too much""and lived to tell, or not tell, or tell""with their silent, patterned bodies, ""their glass eyes, gone legs, flower-printed flesh . . ."-from "Notes From" In her fourth remarkable collection, Elizabeth Alexander voices the outcries, dreams, and histories of an African American tradition that goes back to the slave rebellion on the Amistad and to the artists' canvases of ninete... View more info

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Praise Song for the Day: A Poem for Barack Obama's Presidential Inauguration

By: "Alexander, Elizabeth"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Graywolf Press:

Seller ID: 9781555975456

ISBN: 1555975453

Condition: GOOD


On January 20, 2009, Elizabeth Alexander served as the fourth ever inaugural poet and a central participant in one of the most closely watched inaugurations in American history. Selected by Barack Obama, Alexander composed and delivered her original poem "Praise Song for the Day" to an audience of millions, and now the poem can be read and savored for posterity. Printed on heavy, uncoated stock, with French flaps, and a silver foil stamp, this collectible chapbook is a cherished reminder of this monumental presidential event. Also available in Spanish. Canto de alabanza para el dia: Poema para... View more info

A Quiet Morning at the Tollgate of Hell

By: "Alexander, Lowell S."

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Lowell Stephen Alexander: 1977

Edition: "(Signed, 1st edition)"

Seller ID: 00T100

ISBN: 7648595

Condition: NEAR FINE/ No DJ


"Interior as new. Black cloth exterior with red gilt lettering shows slight dustiness and a small mark on the aback cover.. No DJ. Author signed and inscribed: ""Each moment you look out, in , aft, over: destroys an arrangement - constructs a miracle."" 121 pages." View more info

Navigable Waterways (Yale Series of Younger Poets No 20)

By: "Alexander, Pamela"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Yale Univ Pr:

Seller ID: 9780300033977

ISBN: 0300033974

Condition: GOOD


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The Day Before: Poems

By: "Allen, Dick"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Sarabande Books:

Seller ID: 9781889330761

ISBN: 1889330760

Condition: GOOD


"A stunning follow-up to Allen's award-winning New and Selected. Accessible and profound. "No matter how tactile and specific he is, Allen always retains a sense of the greater world. . . . H]is pristine poems flow like timelines, drawing unexpected connections between happenings both major and minor, and observations both subtle and life changing."--"Booklist"Dick Allen has received the Robert Frost Prize for Poetry and The Hart Crane Poetry Prize. His books include "Ode to the Cold War, Flight and Pursuit, Overnight in the Guest House of the Mystic, Regions With No Proper Names," and ... View more info

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Perrine's Sound and Sense: An Introduction to Poetry

By: "Arp, Thomas R.,Johnson, Greg"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cengage Learning:

Edition: 13

Seller ID: 9781428289703

ISBN: 1428289704

Condition: GOOD


A best-selling introduction to poetry for more than fifty years, PERRINE'S SOUND AND SENSE: AN INTRODUCTION TO POETRY succinctly covers the basics of poetry with detailed chapters on the elements of poetry, unique chapters on evaluating poetry, exemplary selections, and exercises and study questions that invite students into careful study. Thomas R. Arp and Greg Johnson have assiduously continued the Perrine tradition over several recent editions. Every chapter introduction in this compact and concise anthology bears the mark of Laurence Perrine's crisp, clean, and descriptive prose, and every... View more info

"Four Poets, Four Voices"

By: "Artuso, EMC, Thompson, Johnson"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Needham, MA", Wild Goose Press: 1989

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 82H004

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for curled corner. Work of 4 members of the Wild Goose Poets: Tony Arturo's include a group of poems centered on history and the Civil War; EMC's poems have a ""humanistic, accessible focus"", Elizabeth Bertlett Thompson's have been read in libraries and cafes in the Greater Boston area; Robert K. Johnson, in addition to poetry, is the author of books on Neil Simon and Francis Ford Coppola. 58 pages, 9x6""." View more info

"April Galleons (Poets, Penguin)"

By: "Ashbery, John"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller ID: 9780140586039

ISBN: 0140586032

Condition: GOOD


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Disappearances: Selected Poems

By: "Auster, Paul"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Woodstock, NY", Overlook Press: 1988

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 7NT068

ISBN: 0879513411

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, a few smudges in interior, slight curl. ""The first major selection of Paul Auster's poetry to be published in one volume...disturbing, eloquent, and utterly unique...""" View more info

Poeta Pamieta: Antologia poezji swiadectwa I sprzeciwu 1944-1984

By: "Baranczak, Stanislaw"

Price: $28.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Puls Publications:

Seller ID: 37T017

ISBN: 090758716X

Condition: NEAR FINE


As new except for slight wear to exterior edges and light pencil checks in index. Text in Polish. 386 pages + index. View more info