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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more
By Stephen Bernard (editor)

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9781848934481 | Routledge, October 1, 2017, cover price $870.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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Product Description: The Masnavi is a six-volume masterpiece created by one of the world's greatest poetic geniuses, Jalaluddin Rumi (1207-1273). It is perhaps the single most influential piece of mystical writing ever conceived. Though the Persian poet, Rumi is now hugely popular in the West, his most famous oeuvre still remains enigmatic...read more

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9781780766256, titled "The Vision of Rumi: Revealing the Masnavi, Persia’s Great Masterpiece" | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, March 18, 2017, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: The Masnavi is a six-volume masterpiece created by one of the world's greatest poetic geniuses, Jalaluddin Rumi (1207-1273).

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Product Description: The study develops a new theoretical approach to the relationship between two media (jazz music and writing) and demonstrates its explanatory power with the help of a rich sampling of jazz poems. Currently, the mimetic approach to intermediality (e...read more

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9783110326543 | Mouton De Gruyter, March 15, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The study develops a new theoretical approach to the relationship between two media (jazz music and writing) and demonstrates its explanatory power with the help of a rich sampling of jazz poems.

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Product Description: Presented in one volume for the very first time, and updated with new archival discoveries, Early Auden, Later Auden reintroduces Edward Mendelson's acclaimed, two-part biography of W. H. Auden (1907–73), one of the greatest literary figures of the twentieth century...read more

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9780691172491 | Critical edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 7, 2017), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Presented in one volume for the very first time, and updated with new archival discoveries, Early Auden, Later Auden reintroduces Edward Mendelson's acclaimed, two-part biography of W.

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Product Description: Hadewijch, a Flemish beguine, who lived and wrote somewhere in Brabant during the thirteenth century, has brought mystical literature as a whole to its highest point. Hadewijch's teaching is most accessible in her Letters, as there it is cast in a mould that succeeds in touching the senses as well as the mind...read more

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9789042930285 | Peeters Bvba, December 31, 2016, cover price $81.00 | About this edition: Hadewijch, a Flemish beguine, who lived and wrote somewhere in Brabant during the thirteenth century, has brought mystical literature as a whole to its highest point.

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Product Description: The Political Poetess challenges familiar accounts of the figure of the nineteenth-century Poetess, offering new readings of Poetess performance and criticism. In performing the Poetry of Woman, the mythic Poetess has long staked her claims as a creature of "separate spheres"--one exempt from emerging readings of nineteenth-century women's political poetics...read more

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9780691170312 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 13, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Political Poetess challenges familiar accounts of the figure of the nineteenth-century Poetess, offering new readings of Poetess performance and criticism.

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Product Description: In the most comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the poetry published in Britain between the Restoration and the end of the eighteenth century, 44 authorities from six countries survey the poetry of the age in all its richness and diversity--serious and satirical, public and private, by men and women, nobles and peasants, whether published in deluxe editions or sung on the streets...read more
By Jack Lynch (editor)

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9780199600809 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 10, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: In the most comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the poetry published in Britain between the Restoration and the end of the eighteenth century, 44 authorities from six countries survey the poetry of the age in all its richness and diversity--serious and satirical, public and private, by men and women, nobles and peasants, whether published in deluxe editions or sung on the streets.

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Product Description: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators...read more
By Gale (corporate author)

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9781410329684 | Gale Group, November 11, 2016, cover price $283.00 | About this edition: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators.
9781410329677 | Gale Group, October 28, 2016, cover price $283.00 | About this edition: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators.
9781410314451 | Gale Group, October 7, 2016, cover price $283.00 | About this edition: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators.
9781410314444 | Gale Group, September 9, 2016, cover price $283.00 | About this edition: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators.
9781410314437 | Gale Group, August 12, 2016, cover price $283.00 | About this edition: Poetry Criticism assembles critical responses to the writings of the worlds most renowned poets and provides supplementary biographical context and bibliographic material to guide the reader to a greater understanding of the genre and its creators.
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Product Description: Although metonymy has long been recognized as being a central device in poetic language, it has received little critical attention in its own right. Not only has this created a gap in literary analytical scholarship which needs to be addressed, but it has also allowed for problematic appropriations of metonymy as a critical concept now widely in use in structuralist studies across the humanities...read more

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9780198724278 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Although metonymy has long been recognized as being a central device in poetic language, it has received little critical attention in its own right.

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Product Description: William Carlos Williams first spoke to the issue of form shortly after the publication of “The Wanderer” in 1914―his move to vers libre―and didn’t stop talking about form until his death in 1963. His poetry shows, decade after decade, persistent formal innovation...read more

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9780826357601 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: William Carlos Williams first spoke to the issue of form shortly after the publication of “The Wanderer” in 1914―his move to vers libre―and didn’t stop talking about form until his death in 1963.

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Product Description: Die Politikwissenschaft bedient sich vielfältiger Methoden, um die sich ihr stellenden Probleme zu bearbeiten - von der Fallauswahl bis hin zur Datenauswertung. Der Band gibt einen grundlegenden Überblick |ber die methodologischen Grundlagen der Politikwissenschaft und die im Fach verwendeten zentralen Methoden...read more

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9783170225145 | Kohlhammer Verlag, December 31, 2016, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Die Politikwissenschaft bedient sich vielfältiger Methoden, um die sich ihr stellenden Probleme zu bearbeiten - von der Fallauswahl bis hin zur Datenauswertung.
9780374522773, titled "Randall Jarrell" | Reprint edition (Noonday Pr, July 1, 1991), cover price $14.95 | also contains Randall Jarrell | About this edition: Analyzes the poetry and prose of Randall Jarrell and details the significant events and experiences of his life and their influence on his work

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Product Description: “He again tops the crowd―he surpasses himself, the old iron brought to the white heat of simplicity.” That’s what Robert Lowell said of the poetry of Stanley Kunitz (1905–2006) and his evolving artistry. The interviews and conversations contained in this volume derive from four decades of Kunitz’s distinguished career...read more
By Kent P. Ljungquist (editor)

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9781617038709 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, November 18, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: "He again tops the crowd--he surpasses himself, the old iron brought to the white heat of simplicity.

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9781496809612 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, December 1, 2016), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: “He again tops the crowd―he surpasses himself, the old iron brought to the white heat of simplicity.

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Product Description: A fascinating case for the identity of Shakespeare’s beautiful young manSHAKESPEARE’S SONNETS ARE indisputably the most enigmatic and enduring love poems written in English. They also may be the most often argued-over sequence of love poems in any language...read more

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9780374279936 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 29, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A fascinating case for the identity of Shakespeare’s beautiful young manSHAKESPEARE’S SONNETS ARE indisputably the most enigmatic and enduring love poems written in English.

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Product Description: The Tabulae Iliacae (Iliac tablets) are a collection of 22 miniature marble reliefs from the early Roman Empire; all of them are inscribed in Greek, and most depict the panoramic vistas of Greek Epic. This book brings the tablets to life as never before, revealing the unassuming fragments as among the most sophisticated objects to survive from the ancient Mediterranean world...read more

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9780199602445 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 4, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The Tabulae Iliacae (Iliac tablets) are a collection of 22 miniature marble reliefs from the early Roman Empire; all of them are inscribed in Greek, and most depict the panoramic vistas of Greek Epic.

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9780198754138 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 29, 2016), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The Tabulae Iliacae (Iliac tablets) are a collection of 22 miniature marble reliefs from the early Roman Empire; all of them are inscribed in Greek, and most depict the panoramic vistas of Greek Epic.

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Product Description: This volume is a major, groundbreaking study of the modernist E. E. Cummings' engagement with the classics. With his experimental form and syntax, his irreverence, and his rejection of the highbrow, there are probably few current readers who would name Cummings if asked to identify twentieth-century Anglophone poets in the classical tradition...read more

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9780198767152 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 22, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: This volume is a major, groundbreaking study of the modernist E.

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Product Description: As the figure of Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) becomes so entrenched in the Modernist canon that he serves as a major reference point for poets and critics alike, the time has come to investigate poetry and poetics after him. The ambiguity of the preposition is intentional: while after may refer neutrally to chronological sequence, it also implies ways of aesthetically modeling poetry on a predecessor...read more
By Lisa Goldfarb (editor)

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9781501313486 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 17, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: As the figure of Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) becomes so entrenched in the Modernist canon that he serves as a major reference point for poets and critics alike, the time has come to investigate poetry and poetics after him.

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Product Description: Hermetic poetry is poetry which contains aporias, or gaps in reference, which frustrate a conventional search for meaning – their meaning lies in what is ‘unsaid’. Many readers find such poetry obscure or difficult, since what is left unsaid is, typically, what the poem is ‘about’...read more

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9781783488667 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 16, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Hermetic poetry is poetry which contains aporias, or gaps in reference, which frustrate a conventional search for meaning – their meaning lies in what is ‘unsaid’.

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Product Description: "The Soul Exceeds its Circumstances": The Later Poetry of Seamus Heaney brings together sixteen of the most prominent scholars who have written on Seamus Heaney to examine the Nobel prize-winner’s later poetry from a variety of critical and theoretical perspectives...read more
By Eugene O'Brien (editor)

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9780268100209 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: "The Soul Exceeds its Circumstances": The Later Poetry of Seamus Heaney brings together sixteen of the most prominent scholars who have written on Seamus Heaney to examine the Nobel prize-winner’s later poetry from a variety of critical and theoretical perspectives.

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Product Description: “For nearly a century, Scofield Thayer has remained a somewhat shadowy figure in the history of modernism. But James Dempsey has at last illuminated Thayer’s passionate, intense, and agonizing story.”—Barry Ahearn, editor of The Correspondence of William Carlos Williams and Louis Zukofsky“As no other book has done before, The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer places Thayer’s contribution to modernism as editor of The Dial in the context of his personal struggles to forge a new aesthetic and to understand his own psychology and the life of his times...read more

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9780813049267 | Univ Pr of Florida, March 11, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: “For nearly a century, Scofield Thayer has remained a somewhat shadowy figure in the history of modernism.

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9780813062358 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Florida, November 1, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: “For nearly a century, Scofield Thayer has remained a somewhat shadowy figure in the history of modernism.

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Product Description: On Poetry will be prized by writers and readers who wish to understand why and how poetic technique matters. Long regarded as one of Britain's major poets, Glyn Maxwell shows that the greatest verse arises from a harmony of mind and body, and that poetic forms originate in human necessities: breath, heartbeat, footstep, posture...read more

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9780674725669 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 14, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "This is a book for anyone," Glyn Maxwell declares of On Poetry.
9781849430852 | Oberon Books Ltd, August 28, 2012, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A collection of short essays and reflections on poetry from the acclaimed British poet Glyn Maxwell.

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9780674970823 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, November 21, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: On Poetry will be prized by writers and readers who wish to understand why and how poetic technique matters.

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Product Description: More than a gathering of essays, That Self-Forgetful Perfectly Useless Concentration is part memoir, part literary criticism, and an artful fusion of the two. It is an intimate portrait of a life in poetry that only Alan Shapiro could have written...read more

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9780226416816 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: More than a gathering of essays, That Self-Forgetful Perfectly Useless Concentration is part memoir, part literary criticism, and an artful fusion of the two.

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9780226416953 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2016), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: More than a gathering of essays, That Self-Forgetful Perfectly Useless Concentration is part memoir, part literary criticism, and an artful fusion of the two.

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Product Description: Das Buch begrundet ein neues Verstandnis des Lyrikers Ernst Jandl. Es stellt Jandls poetologisches, lyrisches sowie ubersetzerisches Werk erstmals und in umfassender Weise von seiner internationalen Seite vor. Hierbei geht es nicht ausschlielich um einzelne Aspekte seines OEuvres...read more

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9783110472189, titled "Ernst Jandl Und Die Internationale Avantgarde: Über Einen Beitrag Zur Modernen Weltdichtung" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 20, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Das Buch begrundet ein neues Verstandnis des Lyrikers Ernst Jandl.

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