Category: Poetry


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Tomorrow Science Fiction and the Future

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic Book Services: January 1973

Seller ID: 48003


Condition: Used - Good

Cover is scuffed and corners are bumped. Text is clean and bright. No highlighting or underlining. View more info

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If I Had My Life to Live over I Would Pick More Daisies

By: Martz, Sandra Haldeman

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Papier-Mache Press: November 1992

Seller ID: 84263

ISBN: 0918949254

Condition: Used - Good

This companion volume to the award-winning anthology, When I Am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple, illuminates the experiences of women, young and old, reflecting on the choices they have made. In these stories and poems we see how women's alternatives are both extended and limited by personal belief systems, ethnic and cultural identity, class and economic status, age, and gender. Whether exploring significant public events or small private choices, these word portraits resonate with authenticity and meaning. View more info

Another Third Poetry Book (A Poetry book)

By: Foster, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: September 1988

Seller ID: 90749

ISBN: 0199171238

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One Hundred and One Famous Poems

By: Cook, Roy

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Contemporary Books: June 1974

Seller ID: 100166

ISBN: 0809288338

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Handspan of Red Earth: An Anthology of American Farm Poems

By: Marconi, Catherine L.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University Of Iowa Press: April 1991

Seller ID: 100681

ISBN: 0877453268

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Poems of farm life are very much an American tradition and, despite our industrial heritage, in some ways they depict our national dream. Distinctly apart from the English pastoral motif, these hard-edged, reflective poems of the joys, tribulations, and realizations of rural life continue a tradition which began with Bradstreet and persisted through Whittier and Frost to the various and passionate poets included in this rich anthology.Here is contemporary poetry about the archetypal but ever-changing work of farming the American land. Catherine Marconi has included pieces from a wide var... View more info

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A Best Friend Is Forever: A Collection of Poems

By: Andrews, Robin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Blue Mountain Arts: March 1992

Seller ID: 108791

ISBN: 0883963574

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Love Isn't Always Easy

By: Schutz, Susan Polis

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Blue Mountain Arts: March 1983

Seller ID: 111231

ISBN: 0883961822

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Sitting By My Laughing Fire

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: World Wide Pub.: January 1977

Seller ID: 115557

ISBN: 0890660190

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Scanning the Century: The Penguin Book of the Twentieth Century in Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Penguin UK: June 1999

Seller ID: 118234

ISBN: 0670880116

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Best Remembered Poems

By: Gardner, Martin

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: December 1992

Seller ID: 121762

ISBN: 048627165X

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The 126 poems in this superb collection of 19th- and 20th-century British and American verse range from the impassioned "Renascence" of Edna St. Vincent Millay to Edward Lear's whimsical "The Owl and the Pussycat." Famous poets such as Wordsworth, Tennyson, Whitman, and Frost are well-represented, as are less well-known poets. Includes 10 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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Love Poetry Out Loud

By: Rubin, Robert Alden

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Algonquin Books: February 2007

Seller ID: 94367

ISBN: 1565124596

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Following the success of "Poetry Out Loud" (now in its eighth printing), an affectionate celebration of the declaimed poem, "Love Poetry Out Loud" now turns to the choppier waters of affection itself. From Hello, I Love You to Pleasures of the Flesh to Loves Me Not, this collection of one hundred poems shouts out life's grand passion with the help of the voices of poets old and new. Rubin's informed, irreverent style skillfully reveals the humor, beauty, variety, tradition, and passion of love poetry. Insightful commentary on the poems' meanings and on ways to read them aloud, as well as ... View more info

Six American Poets: An Anthology

By: Connaroe, Joel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage: December 1993

Seller ID: 125096

ISBN: 0679745254

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A World of Poetry

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Larousse Kingfisher: January 1993

Seller ID: 127871

ISBN: 0753455471

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Open Windows III

By: Davis, Matthew

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Ghost Road Press: April 2008

Seller ID: 128010

ISBN: 0979625548

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Poems That Touch The Heart

By: A. L. Alexander

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co.: 1948

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 40636

ISBN: 9110024506

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The Paradise of Forms: Selected Poems

By: Aaron Shurin

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Talisman House Publishers: January 1999

Seller ID: 98150

ISBN: 1883689813

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Poetry. swallowed on purpose to make the taker have bliss, all the world are nothing like lips hair, cheeks. in the breath hear speak faith, make love groan swear my judgment in deeds (from Artery). Selections from GIVING UP THE GHOST, A'S DREAM, THE GRACES, A POSSIBLE LIFE, CODEX, INTO DISTANCES, A DOOR, FOUR VIEWS OUT OF PARIS and INVOLUNTARY LYRICS, as well as previously uncollected pieces. THE PARADISE OF FORMS is a beautiful book and an excellent selection of Shurin's work. A poetry of lyric complexity, determined in its exploration of the personal' as a territory of multiple voices and m... View more info

A Perfectly Irregular Christmas Tree

By: Abbie Zabar

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Clarkson Potter: October 1991

Seller ID: 88282

ISBN: 0517586088

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Collected Poems 1947-1980

By: Allen Ginsberg

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: April 1988

Seller ID: 118881

ISBN: 0060914947

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Gathered here for the first time is the verse of three decades of one of America's greatest poets. Collected Poems 1947-1980 includes all writings in the groundbreaking paperback volumes published by City Lights Books, the contents of many rare pamphlets issued by small presses, and, finally, some notable texts hitherto unpublished--one, "Many Loves," withheld "for reasons of prudence and modesty," is an erotic rhapsody dating from the historic "San Francisco Renaissance" era.Allen Ginsberg is, of course, a chief figure in the group of writers (among them Kerouac, Corso, Ferlinghetti, Cr... View more info

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By: Anne Sexton

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Mariner Books: October 1979

Seller ID: 119922

ISBN: 039512722X

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The fairy tale-based works of the tortured confessional poet, whose honesty and wit in the face of psychological pain have touched thousands of readers. View more info

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM : The Astronomer Poet of Persia

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Willey Book Co: January 1939

Seller ID: 26086


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