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Product Description: A collection spanning the whole of Derek Walcott's celebrated, inimitable, essential career "He gives us more than himself or ‘a world'; he gives us a sense of infinity embodied in the language." Alongside Joseph Brodsky's words of praise one might mention the more concrete honors that the renowned poet Derek Walcott has received: a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship; the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry; the Nobel Prize in Literature...read more

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9780571313815 | Gardners Books, March 5, 2015, cover price $27.25 | About this edition: A collection spanning the whole of Derek Walcott's celebrated, inimitable, essential career "He gives us more than himself or ‘a world'; he gives us a sense of infinity embodied in the language.

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Product Description: Two masterful artists―Gauguin and van Gogh―come alive in a vibrant drama about friendship, art, and madness Two painters―Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh―are living together in the sleepy town of Arles in 1888. Soon, Gauguin, frustrated by van Gogh's refusal to acknowledge his increasingly troubled mind, will depart for Paris...read more

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9780374227074 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 18, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Two masterful artists―Gauguin and van Gogh―come alive in a vibrant drama about friendship, art, and madness Two painters―Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh―are living together in the sleepy town of Arles in 1888.

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Product Description: This anthology, translated by José Luis Rivas, includes a selection of Walcott’s work from 1946 to 2004—within it, Homer and Helena dialogue with Juan de Patmos, a Greek maid, the sound of the drums of Santa Lucía, Tiepolo’s paintings, and the ruins of the Parthenon...read more

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9788415168393 | Independent Pub Group, September 1, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This anthology, translated by José Luis Rivas, includes a selection of Walcott’s work from 1946 to 2004—within it, Homer and Helena dialogue with Juan de Patmos, a Greek maid, the sound of the drums of Santa Lucía, Tiepolo’s paintings, and the ruins of the Parthenon.

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Product Description: In Moon-Child, the poet and playwright Derek Walcott returns to the island of St. Lucia for a lush and vivid tale of spirituality and the supernatural. In this lyrical new work, the crafty Planter (who may or may not be the Devil in disguise) schemes to take over the island for development...read more

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9780374533397 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 5, 2012, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In Moon-Child, the poet and playwright Derek Walcott returns to the island of St.

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9780374202910 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 1, 2016, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: In "White Egrets", Derek Walcott treats his characteristic subjects - the Caribbean's complex colonial legacy, the Western artistic tradition, the blessings and withholdings of old Europe (Andalucia, the Mezzogiorno, Amsterdam), the unaccomodating sublime of the new world, time's cunning passages, the poet's place in all of this - with a passionate intensity and drive that recall his greatest work...read more

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9780571254736 | Gardners Books, March 18, 2010, cover price $21.60 | About this edition: In "White Egrets", Derek Walcott treats his characteristic subjects - the Caribbean's complex colonial legacy, the Western artistic tradition, the blessings and withholdings of old Europe (Andalucia, the Mezzogiorno, Amsterdam), the unaccomodating sublime of the new world, time's cunning passages, the poet's place in all of this - with a passionate intensity and drive that recall his greatest work.

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A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

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9780374289294 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 16, 2010, cover price $24.00

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9780152025182, titled "Just Clowning Around: Two Stories" | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2000, cover price $3.95 | also contains Just Clowning Around: Two Stories | About this edition: A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

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Product Description: Francesco Clemente's new Three Rainbows project had a prolonged gestation; for years he had wanted to use watercolor and to paint rainbows, but only recently did the moment ripen. Three Rainbows began as three 60-foot long rainbow paintings--probably the largest watercolors ever made...read more

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9788881587452 | Charta, October 31, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Francesco Clemente's new Three Rainbows project had a prolonged gestation; for years he had wanted to use watercolor and to paint rainbows, but only recently did the moment ripen.

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Prebinding:

9781439510131 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, July 10, 2008), cover price $29.00

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A compelling compilation of poetry draws from every stage in the Nobel laureate's work to present a selection that includes 'A Far Cry from Africa,' A City's Death by Fire,' passages from Omeros, and other poetry from his later works reflecting on the Caribbean's colonial legacy, Western literary tradition, the pain of time and mortality, and the poetic craft.
By Edward Baugh (editor) and Derek Walcott

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9780374260668 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 9, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A compelling compilation of poetry draws from every stage in the Nobel laureate's work to present a selection that includes 'A Far Cry from Africa,' A City's Death by Fire,' passages from Omeros, and other poetry from his later works reflecting on the Caribbean's colonial legacy, Western literary tradition, the pain of time and mortality, and the poetic craft.

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9780374531119 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 26, 2007, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: La voz del crepúsculo es el primer libro de ensayos de Derek Walcott, el poeta y dramaturgo caribeño cuya obra fue reconocida en 1992 con el premio Nobel de Literatura. Walcott nos acerca en estas páginas a la cultura del Caribe, a sus peculiaridades, a sus paradojas A través de ensayos y reflexiones, escritos en los últim...read more

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9788420643830 | Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: La voz del crepúsculo es el primer libro de ensayos de Derek Walcott, el poeta y dramaturgo caribeño cuya obra fue reconocida en 1992 con el premio Nobel de Literatura.

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Product Description: The Prodigal is a journey through physical and mental landscapes, from Greenwich Village to the Alps, Pescara to Milan, Germany to Cartagena. But always in "the music of memory, water," abides St. Lucia, the author's birthplace, and the living sea...read more

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9780374237431 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 7, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Poetic journey through multiple landscapes ranging from New York, Europe, and the West Indies uses the concept of exile to explore themes about the past and identity.

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9780374530167 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 21, 2006, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The Prodigal is a journey through physical and mental landscapes, from Greenwich Village to the Alps, Pescara to Milan, Germany to Cartagena.

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Product Description: Focusing on three films by artist Isaac Julien - Turner Prize nominated "The Long road to Mazatlan", "Paradise Omeros" and "Vagabondia", this publication includes an interview with Poet Laureate Derek Walcott by Marie-Helene Lafrost.
By Giuliana Bruno (contributor), Isaac Julien (photographer), Marie-Helene Laforest (contributor), Jose Esteban Munoz (contributor) and Derek Walcott (contributor)

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9781903811528 | Irish Museum of Modern Art, August 30, 2005, cover price $67.50 | About this edition: Focusing on three films by artist Isaac Julien - Turner Prize nominated "The Long road to Mazatlan", "Paradise Omeros" and "Vagabondia", this publication includes an interview with Poet Laureate Derek Walcott by Marie-Helene Lafrost.

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Brings together some forty evocative poems by English-language authors that reflect on the experience, sensuality, and joy of the summer season, with works by Emily Dickinson, William Shakespeare, Thomas Campion, Louise Gluck, Nikki Giovanni, Langston Hughes, and Charles Simic, among others.

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9780807068724 | Beacon Pr, June 15, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Brings together some forty evocative poems by English-language authors that reflect on the experience, sensuality, and joy of the summer season, with works by Emily Dickinson, William Shakespeare, Thomas Campion, Louise Gluck, Nikki Giovanni, Langston Hughes, and Charles Simic, among others.

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Product Description: This study offers a meticulous critique of Nobel laureate Derek Walcott's poetry. "Another Life", Walcott's masterpiece of autobiography in verse, has of course been widely praised. D.J. McClatchy, for example, writing in "The New Republic", called it "one of the best long autobiographical poems in English, with the narrative sweep, the lavish layering of details, and the mythic resonance of a certain classic"...read more

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9780894108686 | Lynne Rienner Pub, January 1, 2004, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This study offers a meticulous critique of Nobel laureate Derek Walcott's poetry.

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Presents an evocative collection of interviews with some of Latin America's most acclaimed authors, compiled from the pages of The Paris Review, including Jorge Luis Borges, Pablo Neruda, Garbriel García Márquez, Octavio Paz, Carlos Fuentes, Mario Vargas Llosa, Luisa Valenzuela, Julio Cortazár, Manuel Puig, and Guillermo Cabrera Infante. Original. 15,000 first printing.
By Derek Walcott (editor)

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9780679773498 | Modern Library, March 1, 2003, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: From the pages of 'The Paris Review,' presents a collection of interviews with some of Latin America's most acclaimed authors, including Pablo Neruda, Carlos Fuentes, and Manuel Puig.

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Product Description: Dazzling dramas on American themes from the Nobel laureateOn a cold winter's day on the Dakota plains, Catherine Weldon receives a caller, Kicking Bear, bringing news of Indian rebellion. In the fort nearby, a tiny community splinters apart over how to react...read more

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9780374528140 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 2002), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Dazzling dramas on American themes from the Nobel laureateOn a cold winter's day on the Dakota plains, Catherine Weldon receives a caller, Kicking Bear, bringing news of Indian rebellion.

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Product Description: Plays by the Nobel-laureate, brought together for the first timeIn the history plays that comprise The Haitian Trilogy--Henri Christophe, Drums and Colours and The Haytian Earth--Derek Walcott, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, uses verse to tell the story of his native West Indies as a four-hundred-year cycle of war, conquest and rebellion...read more

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9780374528133 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 2002), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Plays by the Nobel-laureate, brought together for the first timeIn the history plays that comprise The Haitian Trilogy--Henri Christophe, Drums and Colours and The Haytian Earth--Derek Walcott, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, uses verse to tell the story of his native West Indies as a four-hundred-year cycle of war, conquest and rebellion.

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A book-length poem by the Nobel Prize-winning author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St. Thomas to become a painter in Paris--for inspiration. Reprint.

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9780374527792 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2001), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A book-length poem by the Nobel Prize-winning author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780140865295 | Viking Penguin Audio, September 1, 2000, cover price $9.95 | also contains Just So Stories

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A book-length poem by the author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St. Thomas to become a painter in Paris--for inspiration.

Hardcover:

9780374105877 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A book-length poem looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St.

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A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

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9780374288419 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

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9780374526832 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

The singer-songwriter and the Nobel Prize-winning poet collaborate on a passionate, suspenseful musical drama based on the life of a young Puerto Rican gang member who embarks on an odyssey through the criminal justice system. Simultaneous.

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9780374525392 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1998, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The singer-songwriter and the Nobel Prize-winning poet collaborate on a passionate, suspenseful musical drama based on the life of a young Puerto Rican gang member who embarks on an odyssey through the criminal justice system.

Hardcover:

9780374118815 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1998, cover price $28.00

There are two currents of history in the author's poem, the visible history charted in events - the tribal losses of the American Indian and the tragedy of African enslavement - and the interior, unwritten epic fashioned from the suffering of the individual in exile.

Hardcover:

9780374225919 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, August 1, 1990, cover price $30.00

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9780571144594 | Gardners Books, January 3, 1998, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: There are two currents of history in the author's poem, the visible history charted in events - the tribal losses of the American Indian and the tragedy of African enslavement - and the interior, unwritten epic fashioned from the suffering of the individual in exile.
9780374523503 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1992), cover price $18.00

Prebinding:

9781439505519 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $25.00

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