Category Archives: Poetry

Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside, with Poems and Ballads

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By George Meredith, Rebecca N. Mitchell, Criscillia Ann Benford

Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside occupies a particular and slightly infamous position inside George Meredith’s already distinctive physique of labor. Modern Love is now most sensible recognized for the emotionally severe sonnet cycle which Meredith’s personal contemporaries brushed off as scandalously confessional and indiscreet. whereas person sonnets from the paintings were anthologized, the total cycle is never integrated, and the unique variation has no longer been reprinted given that its first visual appeal in 1862. This version restores the unique book and vitamins it with more than a few accompanying fabrics that might reintroduce Meredith’s incredible number of poetry to a brand new iteration of readers.

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Opened Ground: Selected Poems, 1966-1996

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By Seamus Heaney

As chosen by way of the writer, Opened Ground contains the fundamental paintings from Heaney's twelve past books of poetry, in addition to new sequences drawn from of his landmark translations, The healing at Troy and Sweeney Astray, and several other formerly uncollected poems. Heaney's voice is like no other--"by turns mythological and journalistic, rural and complicated, reminiscent and impatient, stern and yielding, curt and expansive" (Helen Vendler, The New Yorker)--and it is a one-volume testomony to the musicality and precision of that voice. The booklet closes with Heaney's Nobel Lecture: "Crediting Poetry."

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Imperfect Thirst

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By Galway Kinnell

Galway Kinnell's 12th e-book of poems is robust and exciting. Imperfect Thirst comprises attractive love poems and techniques elemental topics with a awesome stability of excellent nature and holy dread: reminiscences of early life, snapshots of emotionless cruelty, reflections on artwork and nature. This lively assortment will turn out once more why Galway Kinnell is certainly one of America's masters of the artwork.

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Rime (Prefazione e commenti di Giacomo Leopardi) (Italian Edition)

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Francesco Petrarca è uno dei primi grandi poeti italiani, universalmente noto in line with il Canzoniere. Nonostante egli scrivesse soprattutto in latino, ebbe un ruolo fondamentale in line with lo sviluppo della lingua italiana in volgare. l. a. sua poetica è sempre incentrata sull’individuo, caratteristica innovativa e anticipatoria dei tempi: in line with questo Petrarca viene spesso considerato antesignano della “modernità letteraria”.

Questa edizione delle Rime presenta l. a. prefazione di Giacomo Leopardi e i suoi commenti ai componimenti del genio trecentesco.

PER ALTRI CLASSICI DELLA NARRATIVA, DELLA POESIA, DEL TEATRO E DELLA FILOSOFIA CLICCA SU BI CLASSICI, O DIGITA "BI CLASSICI" NELLA AMAZON seek BAR!

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The Colossus and Other Poems

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By Sylvia Plath

With this startling, exhilarating booklet of poems, which was once first released in 1960, Sylvia Plath burst into literature with superb strength. In such classics as "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "The Disquieting Muses," "I wish, I Want," and "Full Fathom Five," she writes approximately sows and skeletons, fathers and suicides, in regards to the noisy imperatives of lifestyles and the cold starvation for dying. swish of their craftsmanship, splendidly unique of their imagery, and proposing layer after layer of which means, the 40 poems in The Colossus are early artifacts of genius that also own the ability to maneuver, satisfaction, and surprise.

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Walking to Martha's Vineyard

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By Franz Wright

During this radiant new assortment, Franz Wright stocks his regard for all times in all its types and his trust within the promise of blessing and renewal. As he watches the "Resurrection of the little apple tree open air / my window," he shakes off his worry of mortality, concluding "what demise . . . there's simply / mine / or yours,-- / however the international / can be full of the living." In prayerlike poems he invokes the only "who spoke the area / into being" and celebrates a blinding universe--snowflakes descending at dusk, the serious yellow petals of the September sunflower, the planet adrift in a snowfall of stars, the straightforward secret of loving people. As Wright overcomes a ordinary tendency towards loneliness and isolation, he supplies voice to his desire for "the basically animal that commits suicide," and, to our deep excitement, he arrives at a spot of gratitude that's grounded within the earth and its moods.

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Your Shoes My Shoes: We All Love Shoes!

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By Barbara Bloom

Boys and girls can be excited as they learn this enjoyable rhyming tale booklet all approximately sneakers. all of us love shoes!  you will see that purple sneakers, blue sneakers, flashy footwear, colourful footwear and do not disregard a few footwear even make the news.  Your baby will smile and chortle whereas examining Your footwear My Shoes.  If you're a Dr Seuss fan you will enjoy this book.

First Reader
Ages: infant - 2d Grade
Large Print version

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If I Were Another: Poems

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Winner of the PEN united states Literary Award for Translation

Mahmoud Darwish used to be that infrequent literary phenomenon: a poet either acclaimed by way of critics as some of the most very important poets within the Arab global and loved by means of his readers. His language―lyrical and tender―helped to rework sleek Arabic poetry right into a dwelling metaphor for the common stories of exile, loss, and id. The poems during this assortment, made from the cadence and imagery of the Palestinian fight, shift

between the main intimate person event and the burdens of background and collective reminiscence. Brilliantly translated via Fady Joudah, If I have been Another―which collects the best epic works of Darwish's mature years―is a robust but dependent paintings through a grasp poet and demonstrates why Darwish used to be the most celebrated poets of his time and used to be hailed because the voice and judgment of right and wrong of a whole people.

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Morning Haiku

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By Sonia Sanchez

From a number one author of the Black Arts circulation, poems of commemoration and loss for readers of every age
 
A selection of haiku that celebrates the presents of existence and mourns the deaths of respected African American figures within the worlds of tune, literature, artwork, and activism. 

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Ultima Thule (Yale Series of Younger Poets)

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By Davis McCombs

Chosen as a finalist for the 2000 nationwide e-book Critics Circle Award within the Poetry category

This year’s winner of the Yale sequence of more youthful Poets festival is Davis McCombs’s Ultima Thule, which used to be acclaimed as “a booklet of exploration, of looking out regard.... a grave, attentive protecting of a light” by means of the competition pass judgement on, the celebrated poet W. S. Merwin. The poems are set above and less than the Cave kingdom of south imperative Kentucky, the place McCombs lives and that's domestic to millions of caves. The ebook is framed by way of sonnet sequences, the 1st a couple of slave consultant and explorer at tremendous collapse the mid-1800s and the second one approximately McCombs’s studies as a consultant and park ranger there within the Nineties. different poems care for big Cave’s 4- thousand-year human background and the thrills of crawling into tight, hardly ever visited passageways to work out what lies past. usually the poems look for indirect angles into own adventure, and the caves and the panorama they bring shape a private geology.

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