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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

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Author: Stephen Fry Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 496 The dazzling companion volume to the bestselling MYTHOS. There are heroes - and then there are Greek heroes Few...
Selected Poems of Pablo Neruda

Selected Poems of Pablo Neruda

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Author: Pablo Neruda Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 512 A dazzling collection of poetry by the greatest Latin-American Poet of our time The perfect gift for Valentine's Day...
Maya Angelou (Little Guides to Great Lives)

Maya Angelou (Little Guides to Great Lives)

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Author: Danielle Jawando Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 64 Maya Angelou was an African-American author, poet, playwright and civil rights activist. She wrote seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several...
Inferno: Popular Penguins

Inferno: Popular Penguins

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Author: Dante Alighieri Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 450 Describing Dante's descent into Hell midway through his life with Virgil as a guide, Inferno depicts a cruel underworld...
Selected Poems

Selected Poems

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Author: Rumi Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 336 Elegant and rich Persian poetry Thirteenth-century Persian philosopher, mystic, scholar and founder of the order of the Whirling Dervishes, Jelaluddin...
The Golden Age: Poems of the Spanish Renaissance

The Golden Age: Poems of the Spanish Renaissance

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Author: Edith Grossman Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 240 "Edith Grossman again demonstrates that she indeed is the Glenn Gould of translators." -Harold Bloom Celebrating the Spanish Renaissance's...
DKMH: Poems by Dacre Montgomery

DKMH: Poems by Dacre Montgomery

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Author: Dacre Montgomery Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 144 Since its release as a small mixed-media podcast, DKMH has topped charts all over the internet. Written and produced...
Letters to a Young Poet

Letters to a Young Poet

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Author: Rainer Maria Rilke Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 112 At the start of the twentieth century, Rainer Maria Rilke wrote a series of letters to a young...
Prince Neptune: Poetry and Prose

Prince Neptune: Poetry and Prose

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Author: Cody R. Simpson Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 128 Conjuring vivid imagery and drawing from the four elements: earth, air, fire, and water, Prince Neptune presents poems...
The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

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Author: Derek Walcott Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 640 A collection spanning the whole of Derek Walcott's celebrated, inimitable, essential career He gives us more than himself or 'a world';...
Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

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Author: John Milton Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 512 Paradise Lost's apparent ambivalence towards authority has led to intense debate about whether it manages to 'justify the ways...
All Along You Were Blooming: Thoughts for Boundless Living

All Along You Were Blooming: Thoughts for Boundless Living

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Author: Morgan Harper Nichols Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 192 A celebration of hope. An encounter with grace. A restoration of the heart. A healing of wounds. An anthem of...
shine your icy crown

shine your icy crown

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Author: Amanda Lovelace Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 160 "make them rue the day they underestimated you." amanda lovelace, the bestselling & award-winning author of the "women are...
The Iliad

The Iliad

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Author: Homer Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 560 Homer's Iliad is the greatest and most influential epic poem ever written, telling of the tragic and bloody climax to...
Winter of Summers

Winter of Summers

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Author: Michael Faudet Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 240 Michael Faudet's latest book explores the fine line between love and loss, the fragility of relationships, self-empowerment, and social...
Dropbear

Dropbear

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Author: Evelyn Araluen Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 96 An innovative collection of poetry and prose from a vibrant new Indigenous voice on the Australian literary scene. I...
Leaves of Grass

Leaves of Grass

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Author: Walt Whitman Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 192 As Malcolm Cowley says in his introduction, the first edition of Leaves of Grass 'might be called the buried...
The Complete Poems

The Complete Poems

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Author: William Blake Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 1072 One of the great English Romantic poets, William Blake (1757-1827) was an artist, poet, mystic and visionary. His work...
break your glass slippers

break your glass slippers

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Author: Amanda Lovelace Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 160 amanda lovelace, the bestselling & award-winning author of the "women are some kind of magic" poetry series, presents a...
Birthday Letters

Birthday Letters

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Author: Ted Hughes Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 197 Formerly Poet Laureate to Queen Elizabeth II, the late Ted Hughes (1930-98) is recognized as one of the few contemporary poets...
Selected Poems 1966-1987

Selected Poems 1966-1987

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Author: Seamus Heaney Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 Between my fingers and my thumb The squat pen rests. I'll dig with it. Selected Poems 1966-1987 assembles the groundbreaking work...
Selected Poems

Selected Poems

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Author: William Wordsworth Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 352 One of the major poets of Romanticism, Wordsworth epitomized the spirit of his age with his celebration of the...
Undying A Love Story

Undying A Love Story

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Author: Michel Faber Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 144 How can you say goodbye to the love of your life? In Undying Michel Faber honours the memory of his wife,...
The Odyssey: The Fitzgerald Translation

The Odyssey: The Fitzgerald Translation

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Author: Homer Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 592 The classic translation of The Odyssey, now in paperback. This edition also features a map, a Glossary of Names and Places, and...
Moy Sand and Gravel

Moy Sand and Gravel

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Author: Paul Muldoon Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 107 Paul Muldoon's ninth collection of poems, his first since Hay (1998), finds him working a rich vein that extends from the...
Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016

Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016

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Author: Frank Bidart Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 736 Gathered together, the poems of Frank Bidart perform one of the most remarkable transmutations of the body into language in contemporary...
The Collected Dorothy Parker

The Collected Dorothy Parker

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Author: Dorothy Parker Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 640 Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and...
Night Sky with Exit Wounds

Night Sky with Exit Wounds

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Author: Ocean Vuong Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 96 Winner of the 2017 T. S. Eliot PrizeWinner of the 2017 Felix Dennis Prize for Best First CollectionA Guardian...
Poems

Poems

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Author: Wilfred Owen Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 96 A collectible new Penguin Classics series- beautiful, slim, clothbound editions of ten favourite poets. I mean the truth untold, The pity...
The Black Unicorn

The Black Unicorn

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Author: Audre Lorde Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 144 The most acclaimed volume of poetry by the legendary 'Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet' 'I have been woman for...
It's Fine, It's Fine, It's Fine: It's Not

It's Fine, It's Fine, It's Fine: It's Not

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Author: Taz Alam Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 276 A raw, honest and heartfelt poetry collection from Taz Alam - for the tough times, the great times, and everything in...
A History of the World in 100 Limericks: There was an Old Geezer called Caesar

A History of the World in 100 Limericks: There was an Old Geezer called Caesar

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Author: Mick Twister Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 128 There is a young fellow named Mick Who's adapted the old limerick To cover, with mirth The whole history of Earth...
Poems

Poems

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Author: Wang Wei Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 144 Strikingly contemporary-feeling poems about Buddhism and luxury from Wang Wei, one of the greatest poets in Chinese literature Wang...
unlock your storybook heart

unlock your storybook heart

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Author: Amanda Lovelace Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 160 Amanda Lovelace, the bestselling & award-winning author of the 'women are some kind of magic' poetry series, presents unlock your storybook...
Our Isles: Poems celebrating the art of rural trades and traditions

Our Isles: Poems celebrating the art of rural trades and traditions

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Author: Angus D. Birditt Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 96 'They rise together in shoal of one. From shore of isle or coastal town, For these are our fishers of...
The Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths, and Their Year of Marvels

The Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths, and Their Year of Marvels

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Author: Adam Nicolson Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 448 Brimming with poetry, art, and nature writing--Wordsworth and Coleridge as you've never seen them before June 1797 to September 1798 is...
The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem: From Baudelaire to Anne Carson

The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem: From Baudelaire to Anne Carson

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Author: Jeremy Noel-Tod Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 480 In The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem, Margaret Atwood rubs shoulders with Claudia Rankine; Lu Xun and Rabindranath...
The Complete Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The Complete Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 656 One of the major figures of English Romanticism, Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) created works of remarkable diversity and...
Supernatural Love: Poems 1976-1992

Supernatural Love: Poems 1976-1992

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Author: Gjertrud Schnackenberg Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 288 The poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg, whom William Logan once called the most talented American poet under the age of forty, published her...
Selected Poems 1968-2014

Selected Poems 1968-2014

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Author: Paul Muldoon (Princeton University) Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 "The most significant English-Language poet born since the second world war." --The Times Literary Supplement Selected Poems 1968-2014 offers...
Beowulf: Volume 46

Beowulf: Volume 46

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Author: John Earle Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 268 Composed by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon singer toward the end of the first millennium AD, Beowulf is an Old English...
Friends: A Poem for Every Day of the Year

Friends: A Poem for Every Day of the Year

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Author: Jane McMorland Hunter Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 496 365 poems celebrating friendship, love and constancy. A wonderful gift for friends, family and partners that celebrate friendship, offering poems...
The Collected Poems of Eugenio Montale

The Collected Poems of Eugenio Montale

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Author: Eugenio Montale Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 793 Hailed as one of the key poets of the modern era, Eugenio Montale changed Italian poetry forever and helped to create...
Falling Through Love

Falling Through Love

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Author: Akif Kichloo Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 144 Falling Through Love submerges readers into Kichloo's deeply personal yet widely resonant experiences, exploring relationships in their most exposed...
Unfollowing You

Unfollowing You

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Author: Komal Kapoor Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 176 After prolific growth on social media, Komal Kapoor is utilizing her perceptive understanding of romance in the digital age to present...
American Negro Poetry: An Anthology

American Negro Poetry: An Anthology

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Author: Arna Wendell Bontemps Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 With 200,000 copies in print, this anthology has for decades been seen as a fundamental collection of African-American verse. Bontemps...
Dogs: Stories and Poems

Dogs: Stories and Poems

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Author: Mark Bryant Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 432 'Handsomely produced . . . All in all, a quite absorbing collection, an easy Christmas present, and a perfect (if bulky)...
Vulnerable AF

Vulnerable AF

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Author: Tarriona Ball Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 112 The debut poetry collection from Grammy-nominated recording artist and slam poet Tarriona "Tank" Ball about infatuation, love, and heartbreak....