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TRANSLATION OF POETRY

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FAMILY BUSINESS : SELECTED LETTERS BETWE

By: ALLEN GINSBERG

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A touching look into the heart and family of one of America's greatest poets. As a literary portrait of a father and son, little can match the eloquence and honesty of this collection of letters, written between Allen Ginsberg and his father, Louis, spanning the years 1944 to 1976. Their correspondence is filled with affection, respect, and a healthy dose of argumentative zeal-they debate every major political and artistic issue that faced America in over three decad... View more info

SIXTY MORNING TALKS

By: ANDY FITCH

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DELICACY AND STRENGTH OF LACE : LETTERS

By: ANNE (ED) WRIGHT

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This moving, eighteen-month exchange of correspondence chronicles the friendship-through-the-mail of two extraordinary writers. Leslie Marmon Silko is a poet and novelist. James Wright won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 for his "Collected Poems." They met only twice. First, briefly, in 1975, at a writers conference in Michigan. Their correspondence began three years later, after Wright wrote to Silko praising her book "Ceremony." The letters begin formally, and then each... View more info

POETRY AND EXPERIENCE

By: ARCHIBALD MACLEISH

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Publisher: PEREGRINE BOOKS:

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ADAM'S DREAM: A PREFACE TO TRANSLATION

By: BEN BELITT

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Publisher: EVERGREEN BLACK CAT:

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TWICE TEN : AN INTRODUCTION TO POETRY

By: CHAD WALSH

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Publisher: WILEY JOHN & SONS INC.(TRADE:

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HEAVY WORDS LIGHTLY THROWN

By: CHRIS ROBERTS

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Publisher: PENGUIN:

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Was Little Jack Horner a squatter? ?Baa Baa Black Sheep? a bleat about taxation? What did Jack and Jill "really" do on that hill? Chris Roberts reveals the seamy and quirky stories behind our favorite nursery rhymes. Nursery rhymes are rarely as innocent as they seem?there is a wealth of concealed meaning in our familiar childhood verse. More than a century after Queen Victoria decided that children were better off without the full story, London librarian Chris Rober... View more info

Last Avant-Garde

By: DAVID LEHMAN

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Publisher: DOUBLEDAY (RH):

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SEVEN AMERICAN POETS FROM MACLEISH TO NE

By: DENIS (ED) DONOGHUE

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Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS:

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POET'S GLOSSARY

By: EDWARD HIRSCH

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A major addition to the literature of poetry, Edward Hirsch's sparkling new work is a compilation of forms, devices, groups, movements, isms, aesthetics, rhetorical terms, and folklore--a book that all readers, writers, teachers, and students of poetry will return to over and over. Hirsch has delved deeply into the poetic traditions of the world, returning with an inclusive, international compendium. Moving gracefully from the bards of ancient Greece to the revolution... View more info

POETS IN THEIR YOUTH : A MEMOIR

By: EILEEN M. SIMPSON

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Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

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POETS IN THEIR YOUTH : A MEMOIR

By: EILEEN SIMPSON

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Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

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IRVING LAYTON AND ROBERT CREELEY : THE C

By: EKBERT FAAS

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Publisher: MCGILL-QUEENS UNIVERSITY PRESS:

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The correspondence includes heated and lively debates over the work of poets such as Robert Graves, Louis Dudek, and Charles Olson; anecdotes from the personal lives of Creeley and Layton at crucial stages in both their careers; and glimpses of a time of change when the Black Mountain and other postmodernist movements were beginning. Admirers of Creeley and Layton will find this book of special interest, as will students of literature and scholars of modern poetry. View more info

Structural Arithmetic Metaphor in the Oxford "Rola

By: ELEANOR W. BULATKIN

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SEEING THROUGH WORDS

By: ELIZABETH COOK

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Publisher: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS:

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The Scope of Renaissance Poetry. View more info

CHORAL VERSE SPEAKING: AN AVENUE TO SPEE

By: ELIZABETH E. KEPPIE

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Ariel's Gift: Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, and the S

By: ERICA WAGNER

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Publisher: W. W. NORTON & COMPANY:

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When Ted Hughes's Birthday Letters was published in 1998, it was greeted with astonishment and acclaim, immediately landing on the bestseller list. Few suspected that Hughes had been at work for a quarter of a century on this cycle of poems addressed to his first wife, Sylvia Plath. In Ariel's Gift, Erica Wagner explores the destructive relationship between these two poets through their lives and their writings. She provides a commentary to the poems in Birthday Letters,... View more info

ICONOCLASM & POETRY IN THE ENGLISH REFOR

By: ERNEST B. GILMAN

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Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS:

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English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research and

By: Frank Jordan, Jr.

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Publisher: MODERN LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION:

Edition: 3

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GEORGIAN LITERARY SCENE 1910-1935

By: FRANK SWINNERTON

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Publisher: FARRAR STRAUS & CO.:

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WAY OF HAPPENING : OBSERVATIONS OF CON

By: FRED CHAPPELL

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Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

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One of our most acclaimed and versatile authors, Fred Chappell is comfortably at home in fiction, poetry, and literary criticism. A Way of Happening gathers his essays and reviews of contemporary poetry. Chappell consider new writers as well as more established authors, including Alfred Corn, William Matthews, A. R. Ammons, Linda Pastan, Julia Randall, Cornelius Eady, Alan Shapiro, and many others. And there are essays on the plight of the critic ("Thanks but No Thanks")... View more info

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READER'S GUIDE TO WALT WHITMAN

By: GAY WILSON ALLEN

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Publisher: SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY PRESS:

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SLIP-SHOD SIBYLS

By: GERMAINE GREER

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Publisher: PENGUIN:

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CLASSICAL TRADITION IN POETRY

By: GILBERT MURRAY

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