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Product Description: The major Dutch poet of the twentieth century, Lucebert was avant-garde yet lyrical. This second volume, in Green Integer's publication of his complete poems, represents his four collections from 1952 to 1959, with uncollected poems from 1953 to 1963.
By Diane Butterman (trans)

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9781557134349 | Green Integer Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $17.95 | also contains The Collected Poems | About this edition: The major Dutch poet of the twentieth century, Lucebert was avant-garde yet lyrical.

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Product Description: The major Dutch poet of the twentieth century, Lucebert was avant-garde yet lyrical. This second volume, in Green Integer's publication of his complete poems, represents his four collections from 1952 to 1959, with uncollected poems from 1953 to 1963.
By Diane Butterman (trans)

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9781557134349 | Green Integer Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $17.95 | also contains The Collected Poems | About this edition: The major Dutch poet of the twentieth century, Lucebert was avant-garde yet lyrical.
9781557134073 | Green Integer Books, December 1, 2010, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This volume is the first of several of the Collected Poems of Lucebert, a major twentieth-century poet.

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Product Description: Before his tragic death, Szilárd Borbély had gained a name as one of Europe's most searching new poets. Berlin-Hamlet—one of his major works—evokes a stroll through the phantasmagoric shopping arcades described in Walter Benjamin’s Arcades Project, but instead of the delirious image fragments of nineteenth-century European culture, we pass by disembodied scraps of written text, remnants as ghostly as their authors: primarily Franz Kafka but also Benjamin himself or the Hungarian poets Attila József or Erno Szép...read more
By Ottilie Mulzet (trans)

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9781681370545 | New York Review of Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Before his tragic death, Szilárd Borbély had gained a name as one of Europe's most searching new poets.

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Product Description: This first US publication of Knuts Skujenieks—one of Latvia's foremost contemporary poets—is the author's most important and widely-translated body of work. Convicted in 1962 of anti-Soviet sentiment, Skujenieks wrote these poems during seven years of imprisonment at a labor camp in Mordovia...read more
By Bitite Vinklers (trans)

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9781942683223 | Boa Editions, November 15, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This first US publication of Knuts Skujenieks—one of Latvia's foremost contemporary poets—is the author's most important and widely-translated body of work.

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Product Description: "One of the most important poets in Scandinavia."—Kamilla Löfström, InformationAt once practical handbook, philosophical inquiry, and series of fables set in Putin's Russia, The Sabotage Manuals throws a wrench into the machinery of contemporary language, generating strange solidarities between saboteurs past and present...read more

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9781934639207 | A K Pr Distribution, November 15, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "One of the most important poets in Scandinavia.

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Product Description: Scaffolding is a sequence of eighty-two sonnets written over the course of a year, dated and arranged in roughly chronological order, and vividly reflecting life in New York City. In this, her third book of poetry, Eléna Rivera uses the English sonnet as a scaffold to explore daily events, observations, conversations, thoughts, words, and memories―and to reflect on the work of earlier poets and the relationship between life and literature...read more

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9780691172255 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Scaffolding is a sequence of eighty-two sonnets written over the course of a year, dated and arranged in roughly chronological order, and vividly reflecting life in New York City.

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9780691172262 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Scaffolding is a sequence of eighty-two sonnets written over the course of a year, dated and arranged in roughly chronological order, and vividly reflecting life in New York City.

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Product Description: The Scottish poet Niall Campbell's first book, Moontide, won the Edwin Morgan Poetry Prize, the largest such prize in the United Kingdom, was named the Saltire Scottish First Book of the Year, and was shortlisted for both the Fenton Aldeburgh and Forward prizes for best first collection...read more

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9780691172941 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Scottish poet Niall Campbell's first book, Moontide, won the Edwin Morgan Poetry Prize, the largest such prize in the United Kingdom, was named the Saltire Scottish First Book of the Year, and was shortlisted for both the Fenton Aldeburgh and Forward prizes for best first collection.

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9780691172958 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The Scottish poet Niall Campbell's first book, Moontide, won the Edwin Morgan Poetry Prize, the largest such prize in the United Kingdom, was named the Saltire Scottish First Book of the Year, and was shortlisted for both the Fenton Aldeburgh and Forward prizes for best first collection.

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Product Description: Bilingual English-German edition of second collection published by the German poet, dramatist, and philosopher Karoline von Günderrode (1780–1806).The second collection of writings by the German poet, dramatist, and philosopher Karoline von Günderrode (1780–1806), Poetic Fragments was published in 1805 under the pseudonym “Tian...read more
By Anna C. Ezekiel (trans)

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9781438461977 | State Univ of New York Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Bilingual English-German edition of second collection published by the German poet, dramatist, and philosopher Karoline von Günderrode (1780–1806).

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Product Description: The New Life is the masterpiece of Dante’s youth, an account of his love for Beatrice, the girl who was to become his lifelong muse, and of her tragic early death. An allegory of the soul’s crisis and growth, combining prose and poetry, narrative and meditation, dreams and songs and prayers, The New Life is a work of crystalline beauty and fascinating complexity that has long taken its place as one of the supreme revelations in the literature of love...read more
By Michael Palmer (foreword by)

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9781681370514 | New York Review of Books, October 18, 2016, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The New Life is the masterpiece of Dante’s youth, an account of his love for Beatrice, the girl who was to become his lifelong muse, and of her tragic early death.

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Product Description: "When there is less to go around, people fight, grab, get tough. Lately, Greece and the Balkans have been living with more than their share of less . . . Poetry, though, is one thing there is more of. Much more." —from the Introduction Since the crisis hit in 2008, Greece has played host to a cultural renaissance unlike anything seen in Southern Europe for over 30 years...read more
By Karen Van Dyck (editor)

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9780241250624 | Bilingual edition (Penguin Uk, October 1, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "When there is less to go around, people fight, grab, get tough.

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Product Description: These translations of a wide range of the poems of the Swiss poet, Kuno Raeber (1922-92), come from a life of many interests in matters theological―he once studied to become a Jesuit; philosophical―his PhD was in philosophy; and cultural history―he was a lecturer in history at German universities...read more
By Stuart Friebert (trans)

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9780996858427 | Lost Horse Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: These translations of a wide range of the poems of the Swiss poet, Kuno Raeber (1922-92), come from a life of many interests in matters theological―he once studied to become a Jesuit; philosophical―his PhD was in philosophy; and cultural history―he was a lecturer in history at German universities.

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Product Description: From "Art History":Someone comes alonggives that tedious old thinga new twist orbreaks its neckthe old questionsdon't change:what do you want me to say?what do you want me to do?Anselm Hollo (1934–2013) authored more than forty books and was an award-winning translator...read more

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9781566894449 | Coffee House Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From "Art History":Someone comes alonggives that tedious old thinga new twist orbreaks its neckthe old questionsdon't change:what do you want me to say?

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Product Description: A window onto the lives of the Romantic poets through the re-creation of one legendary night in 1817. The author of the highly acclaimed Posthumous Keats, praised as “full of . . . those fleeting moments we call genius” (Washington Post), now provides a window into the lives of Keats and his contemporaries in this brilliant new work...read more

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9780393080995 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 20, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A window onto the lives of the Romantic poets through the re-creation of one legendary night in 1817.

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9780393353068 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 19, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A window onto the lives of the Romantic poets through the re-creation of one legendary night in 1817.

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Product Description: "Wijinberg reveals that the spirit guiding his hand, in poems at once witty and wise, is none other than the great Mughal poet and the beloved is everywhere on display in this highly original, and angelic, book."—Christopher MerrillThe Divan of Ghalib by Dutch poet Nachoem Wijnberg is not an imitation of Ghalib, but written in a form that adopts some core characteristics of the ghazal...read more
By David Colmer (trans)

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9781935210856 | Italian edition edition (White Pine Pr, July 12, 2016), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: "Wijinberg reveals that the spirit guiding his hand, in poems at once witty and wise, is none other than the great Mughal poet and the beloved is everywhere on display in this highly original, and angelic, book.

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Product Description: Proustiennes follows Erik Satie's Gnossiennes—brief, deft explorations of a theme. Jean Frémon traces Marcel Proust's influence through hawthorns, soirées, and clairvoyance to attitudes on closure, bringing the fin-de-siècle world of Paris's belle époque into conversation with today...read more
By Brian Evenson (trans)

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9780986437380 | Italian edition edition (Consortium Book Sales & Dist, June 14, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Proustiennes follows Erik Satie's Gnossiennes—brief, deft explorations of a theme.
9781934200339 | LA Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Meditations wandering the edges of Marcel Proust's work.

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Product Description: After more than two decades of a career acclaimed for its originality, clarity, and imaginative richness, Luis Muñoz has emerged as one of the most brilliant poets of his generation. Ascetic and sensual, cheerful and elegant, Muñoz’s work revolves around the transience and the desire, the nature of time and memory in scrupulous detail...read more

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9788416193936 | Vaso Roto Ediciones, June 1, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: After more than two decades of a career acclaimed for its originality, clarity, and imaginative richness, Luis Muñoz has emerged as one of the most brilliant poets of his generation.

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Product Description: Alda Merini is one of Italy's most important, and most beloved, living poets. She has won many of the major national literary prizes and has twice been nominated for the Nobel Prize--by the French Academy in 1996 and by Italian PEN in 2001...read more
By Susan Stewart (trans)

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9780691129389 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 23, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Alda Merini is one of Italy's most important, and most beloved, living poets.

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9780691171265 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 31, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Alda Merini is one of Italy's most important, and most beloved, living poets.

By Dante Alighieri, John Shrapnel (narrator) and Heathcote Williams (narrator)

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9781522633426 | Mp3 una edition (Naxos Audiobooks Ltd, May 17, 2016), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Ana Ristovic's erotic, wry, feminist poems concern daily routines (washing laundry, doing crossword puzzles). In her writing she explores inner and outer worlds, sex, and relationships. This bilingual (Serbian and English) selection unveils a rich embroidery of frank sexuality and lyric images...read more
By Maja Teref (trans)

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9781938890147 | Italian edition edition (Zephyr Pr, June 14, 2016), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Ana Ristovic's erotic, wry, feminist poems concern daily routines (washing laundry, doing crossword puzzles).

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Product Description: These two great poems date from Shakespeare's early years and are full of passion and invention. In Venus and Adonis, the goddess of love pleads with the beautiful boy to submit to her advances and become her love—but he only wants to hunt boar...read more
By Eve Best (narrator), David Burke (narrator), Clare Corbett (narrator), Full Cast (narrator) and William Shakespeare

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9781522636212 | Mp3 una edition (Naxos Audiobooks Ltd, May 10, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: These two great poems date from Shakespeare's early years and are full of passion and invention.

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Product Description: The word "magyarázni" (pronounced MUG-yar-az-knee) means "to explain" in Hungarian, but translates literally as "make it Hungarian." This faux-Hungarian language primer, written in direct address, invites readers to experience what it's like to be "made Hungarian" by growing up with a parent who immigrated to North America as a refugee...read more

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9781552453278, titled "Magyarázni" | Coach House Books, May 24, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The word "magyarázni" (pronounced MUG-yar-az-knee) means "to explain" in Hungarian, but translates literally as "make it Hungarian.

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Product Description: By examining the links between the planet Mars and the cross in the Heaven of the Warriors, Jeffrey Schnapp explores Dante's Christian rewriting of Virgil's Aeneid and Cicero's Republic at the center of the Comedy's, final canticle...read more

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9780691638584 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $104.95 | About this edition: By examining the links between the planet Mars and the cross in the Heaven of the Warriors, Jeffrey Schnapp explores Dante's Christian rewriting of Virgil's Aeneid and Cicero's Republic at the center of the Comedy's, final canticle.

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Product Description: "Between the discovery that there is a design which only his poetry enables him to find as he confronts the world and the discovery that such a design is a snare, merely a means of keeping him from further discernment, Michael Rosen is wedged, is productively pinioned, [ should say, for it is just this pressure--of meaning discerned on one hand and of meaning distrusted on the other--which makes the tension of these poems, a new version of the old wars between mind and body, memory and hope, self and surround...read more

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9780691639901 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: "Between the discovery that there is a design which only his poetry enables him to find as he confronts the world and the discovery that such a design is a snare, merely a means of keeping him from further discernment, Michael Rosen is wedged, is productively pinioned, [ should say, for it is just this pressure--of meaning discerned on one hand and of meaning distrusted on the other--which makes the tension of these poems, a new version of the old wars between mind and body, memory and hope, self and surround.

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9780691611952 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "Between the discovery that there is a design which only his poetry enables him to find as he confronts the world and the discovery that such a design is a snare, merely a means of keeping him from further discernment, Michael Rosen is wedged, is productively pinioned, [ should say, for it is just this pressure--of meaning discerned on one hand and of meaning distrusted on the other--which makes the tension of these poems, a new version of the old wars between mind and body, memory and hope, self and surround.

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Product Description: Joan Ferrante analyzes the Divine Comedy in terms of public issues, which continued foremost in Dante's thinking after his exile from Florence. Professor Ferrante examines the political concepts of the poem in historical context and in light of the political theory and controversies of the period...read more

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9780691640242, titled "The Political Vision of the "Divine Comedy"" | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Joan Ferrante analyzes the Divine Comedy in terms of public issues, which continued foremost in Dante's thinking after his exile from Florence.
9780691066035 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1984, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Joan Ferrante analyzes the Divine Comedy in terms of public issues, which continued foremost in Dante's thinking after his exile from Florence.

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9780691612317 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Joan Ferrante analyzes the Divine Comedy in terms of public issues, which continued foremost in Dante's thinking after his exile from Florence.

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Product Description: Born in Budapest in 1938, Dezsö Tandori is a novelist, playwright, translator, and graphic artist, as well as one of Hungary's most celebrated poets. Here is a booklength selection of his work. Brilliantly eccentric, and characterized by an astonishing formal dexterity, these poems address fundamental issues: the effort to establish personal identity in an impersonal world, the conflicting demands--private, social, and historical--that provide the texture of a lived moment, and the necessity of affirmation that finds its locus in the act of writing...read more
By Bruce Berlind (trans)

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9780691638188 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: Born in Budapest in 1938, Dezsö Tandori is a novelist, playwright, translator, and graphic artist, as well as one of Hungary's most celebrated poets.

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