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Product Description: A new essay collection by the noted Polish poetFor Adam Zagajewski―one of Poland’s great poets―the project of writing, whether it be poetry or prose, is an occasion to advance what David Wojahn has characterized as his “restless and quizzical quest for self-knowledge...read more
By Clare Cavanagh (trans)

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9780374265878 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 4, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A new essay collection by the noted Polish poetFor Adam Zagajewski―one of Poland’s great poets―the project of writing, whether it be poetry or prose, is an occasion to advance what David Wojahn has characterized as his “restless and quizzical quest for self-knowledge.

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Product Description: “Both plain-spoken and luminous . . . [Szymborska’s] is the best of the Western mind—free, restless, questioning.” — New York Times Book Review A New York Times Editors’ Choice   “Vast, intimate, and charged with the warmth of a life fully imagined to the end...read more
By Stanislaw Baranczak (trans) and Clare Cavanagh (trans)

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9780544126022 | Houghton Mifflin, April 7, 2015, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: A new collected volume from the Nobel Prize–winning poet that includes, for the first time in English, all of the poems from her last Polish collectionOne of Europe’s greatest recent poets is also its wisest, wittiest, and most accessible.

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9780544705159 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, April 12, 2016), cover price $16.95 | also contains Map: Collected and Last Poems | About this edition: “Both plain-spoken and luminous .

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Product Description: Through three editions over more than four decades, The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics has built an unrivaled reputation as the most comprehensive and authoritative reference for students, scholars, and poets on all aspects of its subject: history, movements, genres, prosody, rhetorical devices, critical terms, and more...read more
By Clare Cavanagh (editor), Stephen Cushman (editor), Roland Greene (editor), Jahan Ramazani (editor) and Paul Rouzer (editor)

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9780691133348 | 4th edition (Princeton Univ Pr, August 6, 2012), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Through three editions over more than four decades, The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics has built an unrivaled reputation as the most comprehensive and authoritative reference for students, scholars, and poets on all aspects of its subject: history, movements, genres, prosody, rhetorical devices, critical terms, and more.

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9780691154916 | 4th edition (Princeton Univ Pr, August 6, 2012), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Through three editions over more than four decades, The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics has built an unrivaled reputation as the most comprehensive and authoritative reference for students, scholars, and poets on all aspects of its subject: history, movements, genres, prosody, rhetorical devices, critical terms, and more.

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Product Description: A brilliant new collection from a master world poetOne of the most gifted poets of our time, Adam Zagajewski is a contemporary classic. Few writers in poetry or prose have attained the lucid intelligence and limpid economy of style that are the trademarks of his work...read more
By Clare Cavanagh (trans)

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9780374280895 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 24, 2011, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: One of the most gifted poets of our time, Adam Zagajewski is a contemporary classic.

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9780374533366 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 5, 2012), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A brilliant new collection from a master world poetOne of the most gifted poets of our time, Adam Zagajewski is a contemporary classic.

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Product Description: The highway became the Red Sea.We moved through the storm like a sheer valley.You drove; I looked at you with love.―from "Storm"One of the most gifted and readable poets of his time, Adam Zagajewski is proving to be a contemporary classic...read more

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9780374216344 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 18, 2008, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The highway became the Red Sea.

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9780374531607 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 31, 2009), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The highway became the Red Sea.

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Product Description: Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics explores the intersection of poetry, national life, and national identity in Poland and Russia, from 1917 to the present. As a corrective to recent trends in criticism, acclaimed translator and critic Clare Cavanagh demonstrates how the practice of the personal lyric in totalitarian states such as Russia and Poland did not represent an escapist tendency; rather it reverberated as a bold political statement and at times a dangerous act...read more

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9780300152968 | Yale Univ Pr, January 5, 2010, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics explores the intersection of poetry, national life, and national identity in Poland and Russia, from 1917 to the present.

Featuring a foreword by former U.S. poet laureate Billy Collins, a collection of poetry by the Nobel Prize-winning writer explores such topics as unremembered love and keys mislaid in the grass, in a volume that reflects the author's humorous, compassionate, and contemplative nature and presents her poems in both English and their original Polish.

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9780151012206 | Houghton Mifflin, November 30, 2005, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Featuring a foreword by former U.

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Product Description: Ardor, inspiration, the soul, the sublime: Such terms have long since fallen from favor among critics and artists alike. In his new collection of essays, Adam Zagajewski continues his efforts to reclaim for art not just the terms but the scanted spiritual dimension of modern human existence that they stake out...read more

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9780374136307 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A selection of literary essays from the celebrated poet covers a wide range of topics, from living in exile from the Soviet Union and his memories of reading Nietzsche in Communist Poland to his musings on various cities and his summary of Polish poetry.

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9780374529888 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 19, 2005, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Ardor, inspiration, the soul, the sublime: Such terms have long since fallen from favor among critics and artists alike.

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A selection of short prose pieces by the Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet incorporate the author's reflections on an eclectic array of books, ranging from titles on cooking, yoga, gardening, and home repair to volumes on opera and world literature. 25,000 first printing.

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9780151006601 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2002), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A selection of short prose pieces by the Polish poet incorporates the author's reflections on an eclectic array of books, ranging from titles on cooking, yoga, gardening, and home repair to volumes on opera and world literature.

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Product Description: This brilliant memoir is Adam Zagajewski's recollection of 1960s and 1970s communist Poland, where he was a fledgling writer, student of philosophy, and vocal dissident at the university in Krakow, Poland's most beautiful and ancient city.
By Clare Cavanagh (trans), Susan Sontag (foreword by) and Adam Zagajewski

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9780820324104 | Univ of Georgia Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This brilliant memoir is Adam Zagajewski's recollection of 1960s and 1970s communist Poland, where he was a fledgling writer, student of philosophy, and vocal dissident at the university in Krakow, Poland's most beautiful and ancient city.

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Product Description: I love to swim in the sea, which keepstalking to itselfin the monotone of a vagabondwho no longer recalls exactly how long he's been on the road. Swimming is like prayer:palms join and part,join and part,almost without end.--from "On Swimming"Without End draws from each of Adam Zagajewski's English-language collections, both in and out of print--Tremor, Canvas, and Mysticism for Beginners--and features new work that is among his most refreshing and rewarding...read more

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9780374220969 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 2002), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of poems dealing with freedom, fate, history, genius, knowledge, art, consciousness, betrayal, mortality, evil, and politics.

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9780374528614 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 1, 2003, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: I love to swim in the sea, which keepstalking to itselfin the monotone of a vagabondwho no longer recalls exactly how long he's been on the road.

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The definitive collection in English of the poetry of the winner of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Literature includes the one hundred poems of her phenomenally popular View with a Grain of Sand and sixty-four newly translated selections. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780156011464 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, November 1, 2000), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Provides one hundred poems including the author's 'View with a Grain of Sand,' and sixty-four newly-translated selections.

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A poet describes coming of age in Communist Poland while the Party is losing power and the opposition grows in strength.

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9780374176525 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, August 1, 2000, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The poet describes coming of age in Communist Poland while the Party is losing power and the opposition grows in strength.

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The third of the Polish poet's collections to appear in English offers delicate, meditative investigations into the mysteries hiding in life's experiences, in nature, in art, and in the pulsations of cities. (view table of contents)

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9780374217655 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A collection of poems addresses such themes as history, philosophy, eternity, and the divine

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Product Description: If modernism marked, as some critics claim, an "apocalypse of cultural community," then Osip Mandelstam (1891-1938) must rank among its most representative figures. Born to Central European Jews in Warsaw on the cusp of the modern age, he could claim neither Russian nor European traditions as his birthright...read more

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9780691036823 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: If modernism marked, as some critics claim, an "apocalypse of cultural community," then Osip Mandelstam (1891-1938) must rank among its most representative figures.

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Product Description: The past thirty years have witnessed some of the most traumatic and inspiring moments in Polish history. This turbulent period has also been a time of unprecedented achievement in all forms of Polish poetry--lyric, religious, political, meditative...read more

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9780810109681 | Northwestern Univ Pr, January 1, 1992, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: The past thirty years have witnessed some of the most traumatic and inspiring moments in Polish history.

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