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Product Description: This collection of wonderful anthologies from the Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets series celebrates love and friendship in all of their delightful aspects, from the pleasures of first meetings to the joys of lifelong devotion. With colorful cloth sewn bindings, elegant gold stamped covers, and silk ribbon markers, these are books that beg to be cherished...read more

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9780307700858 | Box edition (Everymans Library, December 21, 2010), cover price $54.00 | About this edition: This collection of wonderful anthologies from the Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets series celebrates love and friendship in all of their delightful aspects, from the pleasures of first meetings to the joys of lifelong devotion.

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Product Description: Russian poets have always been admired for the lyric and emotional intensity with which they forge private and public experience into verse, and this volume gathers together some of the best-loved, and most powerful and immediate poems from the greatest Russian poets of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries...read more
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780307269744 | Everymans Library, May 12, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Russian poets have always been admired for the lyric and emotional intensity with which they forge private and public experience into verse, and this volume gathers together some of the best-loved, and most powerful and immediate poems from the greatest Russian poets of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Product Description: A new anthology of classic ghost stories—the second volume in the beautiful and collectible Pocket Classics format.The chilling classic stories gathered here offer a remarkable variety of approaches to the theme of haunting. Revenge comes from beyond the grave in Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Body-Snatcher,” while visions of the dead come between the living in Henry James’s “The Friends of the Friends...read more
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780307269249 | Everymans Library, September 2, 2008, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A new anthology of classic ghost stories—the second volume in the beautiful and collectible Pocket Classics format.

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A definitive compilation of verse from the author of The Jungle Book presents a selection that includes the author's ballads, narrative poems, epigrams, odes, and other poetry, from such famed works as 'Mandalay' and 'If' to less-familiar poems.

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9780307267115 | Poc edition (Everymans Library, October 16, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A definitive compilation of verse from the author of The Jungle Book presents a selection that includes the author's ballads, narrative poems, epigrams, odes, and other poetry, from such famed works as 'Mandalay' and 'If' to less-familiar poems.

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A richly detailed portrait of the master composer's life as documented in letters by and about Mozart offers an illuminating study that ranges from his childhood as a musical prodigy, through the financial hardships of his later years, capturing the musical politics of eighteenth-century Europe. 10,000 first printing.
By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Michael Rose (editor), Lady Wallace (introduced by) and Peter Washington (editor)

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9780307266255 | Everymans Library, January 2, 2007, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: A richly detailed portrait of the master composer's life as documented in letters by and about Mozart offers an illuminating study that ranges from his childhood as a musical prodigy, through the financial hardships of his later years, capturing the musical politics of eighteenth-century Europe.

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9780080333786, titled "Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential" | Pergamon Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $56.00 | also contains Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential, Rumi, Rumi, Rumi

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By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780080333786, titled "Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential" | Pergamon Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $56.00 | also contains Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential, Rumi, Rumi, Rumi

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By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780080333786, titled "Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential" | Pergamon Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $56.00 | also contains Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential, Rumi, Rumi, Rumi

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A collection of poetry by the medieval Persian sage reflects the author's Sufi beliefs, a mystic tradition within Islam, in works that speak of a yearning for ecstatic union with the divine Beloved and describe divine love in sensuous human terms. 10,000 first printing.

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9780307263520 | Everymans Library, June 6, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poetry by the medieval Persian sage reflects the author's Sufi beliefs, a mystic tradition within Islam, in works that speak of a yearning for ecstatic union with the divine Beloved and describe divine love in sensuous human terms.
9780080333786, titled "Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential" | Pergamon Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $56.00 | also contains Is World Order Evolving?: An Adventure into Human Potential, Rumi, Rumi, Rumi

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9780786286041 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 2, 2006), cover price $20.95

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A collection of poetry by the renowned seventeenth-century English metaphysical poet captures his rich emotional voice, luminous precision of language, and technical brilliance in such works as 'The Collar,' 'The Church-porch,' 'The Altar,' and 'Easter Wings,' among others.

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9781400043293 | Everymans Library, November 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poetry by the renowned seventeenth-century English metaphysical poet captures his rich emotional voice, luminous precision of language, and technical brilliance in such works as 'The Collar,' 'The Church-porch,' 'The Altar,' and 'Easter Wings,' among others.

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A collection of poetry by the renowned nineteenth-century American Transcendalist philosopher and essayist celebrates the preeminence of the individual and personal experience in such famed works as 'Concord Hymn' and 'The Rhodora.'

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9781400043163 | Everymans Library, September 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poetry by the nineteenth-century American transcendentalist philosopher and essayist celebrates the preeminence of the individual and personal experience in such famed works as 'Concord Hymn' and 'The Rhodora.

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Product Description: Poets have always drawn inspiration from the wild fancies of dream-life. We spend a third of our lives asleep, and throughout history our nocturnal visions have engaged the interpretive talents of our greatest writers. It includes poems about daydreams and nightmares, about falling asleep and about waking up, about insomnia, night thoughts, monsters of the dark, twilight, dawn, and the rebirth of morning...read more
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781841597607 | Everyman''s Library Ltd, June 1, 2004, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Poets have always drawn inspiration from the wild fancies of dream-life.

A collection of poems about sleep by classical masters includes Sappho's 'Tonight I've Watched,' Rossetti's 'Nuptial Sleep,' Salvatore Quasimodo's 'Insomnia,' and Thom Gunn's 'Annihilation of Nothing.'15,000 first printing.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781400041978 | Everymans Library, April 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems about sleep by classical masters includes Sappho's 'Tonight I've Watched,' Rossetti's 'Nuptial Sleep,' Salvatore Quasimodo's 'Insomnia,' and Thom Gunn's 'Annihilation of Nothing.

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A collection of both classic and modern haiku presents examples of the tightly structured, deceptively simple verse form from such Japanese masters as Basho, Issa, Buson, and Shiki, along with examples from modern Japanese, European, and American authors.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781400041282 | Everymans Library, November 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of both classic and modern haiku presents examples of the tightly structured, deceptively simple verse form from such Japanese masters as Basho, Issa, Buson, and Shiki, along with examples from modern Japanese, European, and American authors.

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A collection of poetry celebrates food, beverages, and the fine art of dining in works by Sylvia Plath, D. H. LAwrence, Baudelaire, Robert Burns, Christina Rossetti, Horace, Virgil, Li Po, Rumi, Emily Dickinson, John Updike, Vladimir Nabokov, and other great poets. 10,000 first printing.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781400040230 | Everymans Library, April 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poetry celebrates food, beverages, and the fine art of dining in works by Sylvia Plath, D.

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Product Description: This treasury of humorous poems brings together a sparkling constellation of witty poets–from Lord Rochester to Lewis Carroll, from Edward Lear to Ogden Nash, from Dorothy Parker to W. H. Auden–and embraces a wide range of forms, including limericks, clerihews, ballads, sonnets, and nonsense verse...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780375413544 | Everymans Library, November 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This treasury of humorous poems brings together a sparkling constellation of witty poets–from Lord Rochester to Lewis Carroll, from Edward Lear to Ogden Nash, from Dorothy Parker to W.

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Celebrating the accomplishments of the medieval Persian poets, this anthology of poetry from the era and home territory of Rumi includes the work of Hafiz, Attar, Jumi, Saadi, and other lesser-known one-name Persian literary heavyweights. (view table of contents)
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780375411267 | Everymans Library, November 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Celebrating the accomplishments of the medieval Persian poets, this anthology of poetry from the era and home territory of Rumi includes the work of Hafiz, Attar, Jumi, Saadi, and other lesser-known one-name Persian literary heavyweights.

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An international anthology of some of the world's most beautiful poetic expressions of grief, bereavement, and consolation includes the works of Catullus, Milton, Auden, Lowell, Tennyson, Rossetti, Milosz, and other notable poets. 10,000 first printing.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780375404566 | Everymans Library, September 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems about death, loss, and mourning written by authors such as Tennyson, Whitman, Hardy, Keats, and Rilke

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Another entry in the popular, pocketable format offers a selection of the early poems of one of the twentieth century's greatest poets and critics, including The Waste Land and 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.'

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9780375401855 | Everymans Library, May 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Offers selected poems and essays by the noted twentieth-century poet including selections from 'The Waste Land' and essays on metaphysical poets, Hamlet, criticism, and Ulysses

Featuring decorative eighteenth-century engravings, a treasury of humor, love, wit, satire, and lyricism drawn from the immortal work of the Roman poets, from Catullus to Virgil, includes translations by great English poets.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9780375400711 | Everymans Library, October 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Contains English translations of the major classical Roman poets including Catullus, Lucretius, Virgil, Horace, Ovid, Martial, and Juvenal

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Product Description: Providing intelligent, unpatronising guidanc e to people who love music but have no technical knowledge o f it, this pack includes a select musicography with hints fo r further listening, a comparative chronology and an annotat ed bibliography ' (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780375400025 | Har/com edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 1, 1997), cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Providing intelligent, unpatronising guidanc e to people who love music but have no technical knowledge o f it, this pack includes a select musicography with hints fo r further listening, a comparative chronology and an annotat ed bibliography '

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Product Description: The great Roman poets of Antiquity wrote some of the most compelling lyrical poetry of all time, to be read privately but also on occasion to be performed publicly on the field of victory, at a banquet or at a public festival. With a freshness that belie the nearly two thousand years that separate us Virgil, Ovid, Horace, Propertius and Catullus write movingly of the pleasures of love, of wine, of nature and the joys of pastoral life, a city and its contrasts, of friendship and of death...read more
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781857157345 | Everyman''s Library Ltd, May 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: The great Roman poets of Antiquity wrote some of the most compelling lyrical poetry of all time, to be read privately but also on occasion to be performed publicly on the field of victory, at a banquet or at a public festival.

Collects works by such writers as Dorothy Parker, William Shakespeare, John Updike, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, Robert Graves, Elizabeth Bishop, and Robert Lowell
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781857157314 | Gardners Books, February 27, 1997, cover price $17.95
9780679454656 | Everymans Library, February 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Collects works by such writers as Dorothy Parker, William Shakespeare, John Updike, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, Robert Graves, Elizabeth Bishop, and Robert Lowell

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This volume contains extensive selections from 'Paradise Lost', chosen to illustrate the author's genius for high drama, vivid description and savage irony. In addition, there are substantial extracts from 'Comus' and 'Samson Agonistes', as well as many of his shorter poems and sonnets.
By Peter Washington (editor)

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9781857157291 | Gardners Books, October 10, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This volume contains extensive selections from 'Paradise Lost', chosen to illustrate the author's genius for high drama, vivid description and savage irony.

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