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Product Description: During the last few years every incident in the life of Edgar Poe has been subjected to microscopic investigation. The result has not been altogether satisfactory. On the one hand, envy and prejudice have magnified every blemish of his character into crime, whilst on the other, blind admiration would depict him as far "too good for human nature's daily food...read more

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9780559994579 | Bibliolife, January 31, 2009, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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9781517276850 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 10, 2015, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: During the last few years every incident in the life of Edgar Poe has been subjected to microscopic investigation.
9781503345690 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 9, 2014, cover price $14.99
9780559994555 | Bibliolife, January 31, 2009, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781518830273 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 29, 1849, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In placing before the public this collection of Edgar Poe's poetical works, it is requisite to point out in what respects it differs from, and is superior to, the numerous collections which have preceded it.

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Product Description: "Poems of Cheer", by Ella Wheeler Wilcox. Ella Wheeler Wilcox was an American author and poet (1850-1919).

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9781507871775 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 5, 2015, cover price $16.90 | About this edition: "Poems of Cheer", by Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
9781438524948 | Book Jungle, September 30, 2009, cover price $9.45 | About this edition: Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919) was an American author and poet.
9781406577914 | Dodo Pr, October 31, 2007, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919) was an American author and poet.
9781419142178 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780528975073, titled "Rand McNally Orlando Metro: City Map" | Rand McNally, June 1, 1999, cover price $3.95 | also contains Rand McNally Orlando Metro: City Map

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Product Description: William M. Hinman was a life-long educator and poet, alive during the turn of the twentieth century. But until now, the only people who had the privilege of reading his poems were his friends and relatives. Tommy Hawks Hill, a compilation of Hinman’s poetry edited by his great-great-grandson Robert Todd Christensen, offers twenty-first-century readers the opportunity to see the late 1800s and early 1900s through new eyes...read more

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9781496181961 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 1941, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: William M.

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9780816669042 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1947, cover price $25.00

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This Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, first published in 1954, reflects the poet's deep engagement in art and life

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9780394403304 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, June 1, 1954, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, first published in 1954, reflects the poet's deep engagement in art and life

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9780679726692, titled "The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens" | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, January 1, 1990), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, first published in 1954, reflects the poet's deep engagement in art and life

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Product Description: The Second Man and Other Poems was first published in 1955. The forty poems which make up this second volume of Mr. Coxe's poetry display an impressive range of subject and technique. He writes of love and religion, of men at sea, of historical moments of violence decision, and of the face of nature...read more

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9780816668496 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1955, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The Second Man and Other Poems was first published in 1955.

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Product Description: This volume represents the first appearance in paperback of one of America's most outstanding poets, John Berryman. It contains, besides the long title poem, Homage to Mistress Bradstreet, the major portion of Short Poems; a selection from The Dispossessed, which drew on two earlier collections; some poems from His Thought Made Pockets & The Plane Buckt; and one poem from Sonnets...read more

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9780374506605 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 31, 1956, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: This volume represents the first appearance in paperback of one of America's most outstanding poets, John Berryman.

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Selections of Frost's poetry are accompanied by a brief account of his life, a description of the critical reception of his work, and an assessment of his place in American literature

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9780030271502 | Henry Holt & Co, August 13, 1957, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Selections of Frost's poetry are accompanied by a brief account of his life, a description of the critical reception of his work, and an assessment of his place in American literature

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9780030000737 | Henry Holt & Co, July 15, 1985, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Selections of Frost's poetry are accompanied by a brief account of his life, a description of the critical reception of his work, and an assessment of his place in American literature

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9780816669059 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1958, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: The Sleeping Gypsy is an important collection of poems by an American writer who was only twenty-nine when awarded the coveted Prix de Rome in 1958. When George Garrett’s first collected verse, The Reverend Ghost and Other Poems, appeared in Scribner’s Poets of Today: IV, critics hailed the emergence of an authentic new talent of great promise...read more
By Jo Alys Downs (illustrator)

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9780292733800 | Univ of Texas Pr, June 1, 1958, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Sleeping Gypsy is an important collection of poems by an American writer who was only twenty-nine when awarded the coveted Prix de Rome in 1958.

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9780816668502 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, December 30, 1958, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: Apples from Shinar was Hyam Plutzik’s second complete collection. Originally published in 1959 as a part of Wesleyan University Press’s newly minted poetry series, the collection includes “The Shepherd”—a section of the book-length poem “Horatio,” which earned Plutzik a finalist position for the Pulitzer Prize...read more

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9780819571670 | Special edition (Wesleyan Univ Pr, October 5, 2011), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Apples from Shinar was Hyam Plutzik’s second complete collection.
9780819520029 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, January 1, 1959, cover price $20.00

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9780819510020 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, January 1, 1959, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Poetry.

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9780816668687 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1959, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: The Other Journey: Poems New and Selected was first published in 1959. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions...read more
By Katherine Chapin (editor)

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9780816671281 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, December 4, 1959, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Other Journey: Poems New and Selected was first published in 1959.

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Product Description: The essential mind-mysteries are the subject of Vance's poems. Themes of mutability, maturation, discovery, and delight are projected through brilliant archetypal imagery controlled and perfected by a striking technical assurance...read more

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9780807868898 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, January 1, 1961, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The essential mind-mysteries are the subject of Vance's poems.

Product Description: Editors Oscar Williams and Edwin Honig concentrate on the work of twenty major American poets.
By Oscar Williams (editor)

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9780451627919 | Reissue edition (Signet, June 1, 1962), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Three centuries of American poetry are represented in an anthology of works by twenty poets
9789990854282 | Reissue edition (New Amer Library, June 1, 1962), cover price $0.02

Reinforced:

9780606023344 | Demco Media, June 1, 1962, cover price $17.87 | About this edition: Three centuries of American poetry are represented in an anthology of works by twenty poets

Prebinding:

9780808577430 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.85 | About this edition: Editors Oscar Williams and Edwin Honig concentrate on the work of twenty major American poets.
9781417739257, titled "Mentor Book of Major American Poets" | Turtleback Books, May 19, 1972, cover price $19.70 | About this edition: Editors Oscar Williams and Edwin Honig concentrate on the work of twenty major American poets.

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Product Description: This twenty North Carolina poets included here are amply represented by exemplary poems. Their selections are difficult or easy, disturbing or satisfying, according to the mood and style; they symbolize the diverse and delightful literary face of North Carolina...read more
By Richard Walser (editor)

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9780807868928 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, January 1, 1963, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This twenty North Carolina poets included here are amply represented by exemplary poems.

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9780346123595 | Pocket Books, June 1, 1965, cover price $2.50 | also contains Station Zed: Poems

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Product Description: A collection of poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), including Evangeline, The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, The Children's Hour, and selections from The Songs of Hiawatha.

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9780486282558 | Dover Pubns, April 1, 1995, cover price $3.00 | About this edition: It has been said that a copy of Longfellow's narrative poem Evangeline could be found in every literate household in America in the nineteenth century.
9780804900942 | Airmont Pub Co, June 1, 1965, cover price $1.50 | About this edition: A collection of poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), including Evangeline, The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, The Children's Hour, and selections from The Songs of Hiawatha.

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9780613186285 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $11.20 | About this edition: A collection of poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), including Evangeline, The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, The Children's Hour, and selections from The Songs of Hiawatha.

School and Library:

9780027869408 | Atheneum, June 1, 1965, cover price $4.95 | also contains John Brown's Body
9780027869408 | Atheneum, June 1, 1965, cover price $4.95 | also contains John Brown's Body

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Product Description: Poems, 1922-1961 was first published in 1966.This volume contains a collection of the most important work of Donald Davidson, one of America’s greatest contemporary poets. The selection range from the time of his association with the Fugitive group of Southern writers during the 1920’s to his most recently published book of poems, The Long Street (1961)...read more

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9780816668526 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 1, 1966, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Poems, 1922-1961 was first published in 1966.

Miscellaneous:

9780816662074 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, December 1, 1965, cover price $67.50

School and Library:

9780027811902, titled "I'm Going to the Ocean" | Atheneum, June 1, 1966, cover price $3.95 | also contains Night Talk and Other Poems
9780027811902, titled "I'm Going to the Ocean" | Atheneum, June 1, 1966, cover price $3.95 | also contains Night Talk and Other Poems

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Product Description: William Burford's poems are marked by deep vision, austere and passionate feeling, exactitude of diction, and gravity of presence.He writes of his own work: "Poetry, at least as i have leaned to want to write it, is a way of giving reality and even courage to the life which a man senses within himself and which he knows, by living among other men, is their chief possession also...read more

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9780393042863 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 17, 1966, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: William Burford's poems are marked by deep vision, austere and passionate feeling, exactitude of diction, and gravity of presence.

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Dust jacket design by John Van Zwienen. His fifth novel. The American edition preceded the British.

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9780399102707 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1967, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Dust jacket design by John Van Zwienen.

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9780425073735 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, February 1, 1984), cover price $3.50 | also contains Impossible Brightening

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Product Description: “I like his poetry because it takes me into another world, one where wit conquers the pain of inadequacy and the sur-beautiful covers up the dingy hopelessness of reality. The test of a poet, for me, is whether or not he can take you into his own world, his own creation, and fascinate you enough to stay there a while and savor the poems...read more

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9780822952039 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, April 15, 1969, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “I like his poetry because it takes me into another world, one where wit conquers the pain of inadequacy and the sur-beautiful covers up the dingy hopelessness of reality.

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