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The Unswept Room

From Sharon Olds�a stunning new collection of poems that project a fresh spirit, a startling energy of language and counterpoint, and a moving, elegiac tone shot through with humor.From poems that erupt out of history and childhood to those that embody the nurturing of a new generation of children and the transformative power of marital love, Sharon Olds takes risks, writi

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The Sugar Mile

Glyn Maxwells last book of poems, The Nerve, was declared one of the most enjoyable books of the year by the New York Times Book Review. In The Sugar Mile, Maxwell returns to the extended verse narrative he so brilliantly employed in Times Fool, to juxtapose two cities on the brink of irrevocable change. The Sugar Mile begins when the poet steps into an uptown Manhatta

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Before you come,You ought to knowThe name I useIsn�t the name I�m calledAt homeOnce upon a time, there was a boy, only he didn�t know he was a boy. He didn�t know what was wrong at first, so he did the only thing he knew how�he wrote. And he kept writing as he learned more about himself and his place in the world.TransVerse is a broad collection of poems, including haiku,

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Sonetos de Camoes

The most important writer in Portuguese history and one of the preeminent European poets of the early modern era, Luis de Camoes (1524ess interests and invention, Selected Sonnets will prove indespensible for both students and teachers in comparative and Renaissance literature, Portuguese and Spanish history, and the art of literary translation.

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Stepping Stones: Interviews with Seamus Heaney

Widely regarded as the finest poet of his generation, Seamus Heaney is the subject of numerous critical studies, but no book-length portrait has appeared before now. Through his own lively and eloquent reminiscences, Stepping Stones retraces the poets steps from his first exploratory testing of the ground as an infant to what he called his moon-walk to the podium to r

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What Lips My Lips Have Kissed: The Loves and Love Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay

This is the story of a rare sort of American genius, who grew up in grinding poverty in Camden, Maine. Nothing could save the sensitive child but her talent for words, music, and drama, and an inexorable desire to be loved. When she was twenty, her poetry would make her famous; at thirty she would be loved by readers the world over.Edna St. Vincent Millay was widely consid

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Like a Beggar

Paterson Poetry Prize Finalist, 2015Featured on NPRs The Writers Almanac�Ellen Bass�s new poetry collection, Like a Beggar, pulses with sex, humor and compassion.��The New York Times�Bass tries to convey everyday wonder on contemporary experiences of sex, work, aging, and war. Those who turn to poetry to become confidants for anothers stories and secrets will not be dis

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My Man Blue

Blue lost one boy to the streets and is determined that this time will be different. And Damon knows that even though hes the man of the house, theres room for a friend like Blue in his life. At the end of the day, Damon has someone standing steadfast in his corner. Someone true . . . like Blue. Nikki Grimess moving poems and Jerome Lagarrigues bold paintings create

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Poesia Completa

Florbela Espanca como poeta e inigualavel, divergindo com grande nitidez dos modelos que prevaleciam no periodo em que mais escreve. Atraves da representacao de excessivos estados de alma so atingiveis por raros artistas, a sua obra reflecte a insatisfacao, a ansia de absoluto e de amor impossivel, registando emocoes e sensacoes numa escrita intensa e rica que e caso unico

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