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Product Description: No art has been denounced as often as poetry. It's even bemoaned by poets: "I, too, dislike it," wrote Marianne Moore. "Many more people agree they hate poetry," Ben Lerner writes, "than can agree what poetry is. I, too, dislike it and have largely organized my life around it and do not experience that as a contradiction because poetry and the hatred of poetry are inextricable in ways it is my purpose to explore...read more

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9780865478206 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 7, 2016, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: No art has been denounced as often as poetry.

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Product Description: Legendary poet and critic Clive James provides an unforgettably eloquent book on how to read and appreciate modern poetry. Since its initial publication, Poetry Notebook has become a must-read for any lover of poetry. Somewhat of an iconoclast, Clive James gets to the heart of truths about poetry not always addressed, “some hard” but always “firmly committed to celebration” (Martin Amis)...read more

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9781631490279 | Liveright Pub Corp, March 30, 2015, cover price $24.95

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9781631491429 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, April 4, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Legendary poet and critic Clive James provides an unforgettably eloquent book on how to read and appreciate modern poetry.
9780373122134, titled "A Spanish Affair" | Harlequin Books, November 1, 2001, cover price $3.99 | also contains A Spanish Affair | About this edition: A Spanish Affair by Helen Brooks released on Oct 25, 2001 is available now for purchase.

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Product Description: Seamus Heaney’s unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career. The Nobel Prize–winning poet, translator, and playwright from the North of Ireland is considered the most important Irish poet after Yeats and, at the time of his death, arguably the most famous living poet...read more

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9780815634607 | Syracuse Univ Pr, March 15, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Seamus Heaney’s unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career.

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Product Description: Seamus Heaney’s unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career. The Nobel Prize–winning poet, translator, and playwright from the North of Ireland is considered the most important Irish poet after Yeats and, at the time of his death, arguably the most famous living poet...read more

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9780815634485 | Syracuse Univ Pr, March 15, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Seamus Heaney’s unexpected death in August 2013 brought to completion his body of work, and scholars are only now coming to understand the full scale and importance of this extraordinary career.

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Product Description: Who speaks? The author as producer, the contingency of the text, intertextuality, the "device"-core ideas of modern literary theory-were all pioneered in the shadow of oral literature. Authorless, loosely dated, and variable, oral texts have always posed a challenge to critical interpretation...read more

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9780823270460 | Fordham Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Winner of the Modern Language Association's Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literary StudiesWho speaks?

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9780823270477 | Fordham Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Who speaks?

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Product Description: A volume in the Poets on Poetry series, which collects critical works by contemporary poets, gathering together the articles, interviews, and book reviews by which they have articulated the poetics of a new generation.In The Skin of Meaning, Aaron Shurin has collected thirty years’ worth of his provocative essays...read more

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9780472072965 | Univ of Michigan Pr, February 17, 2016, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: A volume in the Poets on Poetry series, which collects critical works by contemporary poets, gathering together the articles, interviews, and book reviews by which they have articulated the poetics of a new generation.

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9780472052967 | Univ of Michigan Pr, February 17, 2016, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: A volume in the Poets on Poetry series, which collects critical works by contemporary poets, gathering together the articles, interviews, and book reviews by which they have articulated the poetics of a new generation.

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Product Description: Can you tell an iamb from a trochee? An anapest from an amphibrach? Why do children always take such delight in dactylic tetrameter? Is a ballad the same as a ballade? What is poetic rhythm? In this clever little book, Scottish poet Octavia Wynne examines the elements of poetry, from its various feet, meters and lines, through its patterns, stanzas and rhymes, right up to the poetic forms themselves, with ancient and modern examples from William Shakespeare to Dr...read more

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9781632864444 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, February 16, 2016, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Can you tell an iamb from a trochee?

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Product Description: Explores the ideological and emotional trauma created after the withering of the socialist utopia in Cuba. Mínima Cuba analyzes the reconfiguration of aesthetics and power during the Cuban postrevolutionary transition (1989 to 2005, the conclusion of the “Special Period”)...read more

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9781438456690 | State Univ of New York Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: "Minima Cuba" analyzes the reconfiguration of aesthetics and power during the Cuban postrevolutionary transition (1989 to 2005, the conclusion of the Special Period ).

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9781438456706 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 2, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Explores the ideological and emotional trauma created after the withering of the socialist utopia in Cuba.

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Product Description: Poet George Oppen (1908-1984) and artist and writer Mary Oppen (1908-1990) were striking, exemplary, and somewhat mysterious cultural figures of the last decades of the twentieth century. To a younger group of artists, George Oppen functioned as a mentor, an irritant, and a supporter...read more

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9780826356239 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Poet George Oppen (1908-1984) and artist and writer Mary Oppen (1908-1990) were striking, exemplary, and somewhat mysterious cultural figures of the last decades of the twentieth century.

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9780538716611, titled "College Keyboarding: Keyboarding Course : Lessons 1-30" | South-Western Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $48.95 | also contains College Keyboarding: Keyboarding Course : Lessons 1-30 | About this edition: The emphasis is learning to key by touch the alphabetic and number keys (top row); symbols and numeric keypad included.

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Product Description: Pindar and the Emergence of Literature places Pindar in the context of the evolution of Archaic Greek poetics. While presenting an in-depth introduction to diverse aspects of Pindar's art (authorial metapoetics, imagery, genre hybridization, religion, social context, and dialect), it seeks to establish a middle ground between cultural contextualism and literary history, paying attention both to poetry's historical milieu and its uncanny capacity to endure in time...read more

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9781107116634 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Pindar and the Emergence of Literature places Pindar in the context of the evolution of Archaic Greek poetics.

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Product Description: Robin Blaser moved from his native Idaho to attend the University of California, Berkeley, in 1944. While there, he developed as a poet, explored his homosexuality, engaged in a lively arts community, and met fellow travelers and poets Robert Duncan and Jack Spicer...read more
By Miriam Nichols (editor)

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9780405103988, titled "Natural History of the American Lobster" | 3 edition (Arno Pr, June 1, 1978), cover price $25.95 | also contains Natural History of the American Lobster | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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9780817358099 | Univ of Alabama Pr, October 31, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Robin Blaser moved from his native Idaho to attend the University of California, Berkeley, in 1944.

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Product Description: As well as producing one of the finest of all poetic traditions, ancient Greek culture produced a major tradition of poetic theory and criticism. Halliwell's volume offers a series of detailed and challenging interpretations of some of the defining authors and texts in the history of ancient Greek poetics: the Homeric epics, Aristophanes' Frogs, Plato's Republic, Aristotle's Poetics, Gorgias's Helen, Isocrates' treatises, Philodemus' On Poems, and Longinus' On the Sublime...read more

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9780199570560 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 20, 2012, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: As well as producing one of the finest of all poetic traditions, ancient Greek culture produced a major tradition of poetic theory and criticism.

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9780198707011 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2015), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: As well as producing one of the finest of all poetic traditions, ancient Greek culture produced a major tradition of poetic theory and criticism.

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Product Description: To write or read a poem is often to think in distinctively poetic ways—guided by metaphors, sound, rhythms, associative movement, and more. Poetry’s stance toward language creates a particular intelligence of thought and feeling, a compressed articulation that expands inner experience, imagining with words what cannot always be imagined without them...read more

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9780226277950 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 23, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: To write or read a poem is often to think in distinctively poetic ways—guided by metaphors, sound, rhythms, associative movement, and more.

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9780226278001 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 23, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: To write or read a poem is often to think in distinctively poetic ways—guided by metaphors, sound, rhythms, associative movement, and more.

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Product Description: In The Poetry of Disturbance, David Bergman argues that post-war poetry underwent a significant if subtle shift in emphasis, moving from the Modernist concern with the poem as a visual text to one that was chiefly oral in nature. The resulting change was disturbing, especially for those brought up on the principles of High Modernism...read more

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9781107086685 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: In The Poetry of Disturbance, David Bergman argues that post-war poetry underwent a significant if subtle shift in emphasis, moving from the Modernist concern with the poem as a visual text to one that was chiefly oral in nature.

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Product Description: Experimental Chinese Literature is the first theoretical account of material poetics from the dual perspectives of translation and technology. Focusing on a range of works by contemporary Chinese authors including Hsia Yu, Chen Li, and Xu Bing, Tong King Lee explores how experimental writers engage their readers in multimodal reading experiences by turning translation into a method and by exploiting various technologies...read more

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9789004293373 | Brill Academic Pub, April 17, 2015, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Experimental Chinese Literature is the first theoretical account of material poetics from the dual perspectives of translation and technology.
9780442824617, titled "Epigrams" | Van Nostrand Reinhold, June 1, 1965, cover price $3.95 | also contains Epigrams | About this edition: A N epigram is the sublimate of genius.

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Product Description: This new book examines how a range of authors today perpetuate Virginia Woolf's literary legacy, by creating new forms adapted to their new ages and audiences. Addressing questions about the current penchant for refashioning our canon in order to update, this book will be valuable reading for both students and scholars of Woolf...read more

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9781137490797 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 26, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This new book examines how a range of authors today perpetuate Virginia Woolf's literary legacy, by creating new forms adapted to their new ages and audiences.

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Product Description: One of our foremost commentators on poetry examines the work of a broad range of nineteenth- and twentieth-century English, Irish, and American poets. The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar gathers two decades’ worth of Helen Vendler’s essays, book reviews, and occasional prose―including the 2004 Jefferson Lecture―in a single volume...read more

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9780674736566 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 11, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: One of our foremost commentators on poetry examines the work of a broad range of nineteenth- and twentieth-century English, Irish, and American poets.

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9780395682241, titled "Insight Pocket Guides: Prague" | Apa Productions, November 1, 1993, cover price $9.95 | also contains Insight Pocket Guides: Prague

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Product Description: This book presents an innovative format for poetry criticism that its authors call "dialogical poetics." This approach shows that readings of poems, which in academic literary criticism often look like a product of settled knowledge, are in reality a continual negotiation between readers...read more

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9781138850064 | Routledge, April 20, 2015, cover price $135.00

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9781138850071 | Routledge, April 22, 2015, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This book presents an innovative format for poetry criticism that its authors call "dialogical poetics.
9780434910922, titled "The Marketing Primer" | William Heinemann Ltd, December 1, 1988, cover price $24.95 | also contains The Marketing Primer | About this edition: A learning and revision aid for students taking a variety of marketing examinations.

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Product Description: Generation then to generation it is still the Poetry that works.

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9780195010473, titled "Elements of Poetry" | Oxford Univ Pr, April 15, 1969, cover price $5.95 | also contains Elements of Poetry | About this edition: Generation then to generation it is still the Poetry that works.

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Product Description: Through analysing ancient and classical Arabic literature, including the Qur'an, from within the Arabic literary tradition, this book provides an original interpretation of poetics, and of other important aspects of Arab culture. Ancient Arabic literature is a realm of poetry; prose literary forms emerged rather late, and even then remained in the shadow of poetic creative efforts...read more

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9781138854673 | Routledge, May 1, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Through analysing ancient and classical Arabic literature, including the Qur'an, from within the Arabic literary tradition, this book provides an original interpretation of poetics, and of other important aspects of Arab culture.

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Product Description: Essay: A Critical Memoir is an experiment of the old school and of revived delight in the pleasures of close reading. What if all the poems are true? What if the allegories of a man or woman's life are in every way, and always, the actual shape of that life? To read is to find oneself again and again at the center of a pageant...read more

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9780399214615, titled "Just a Minute!" | Putnam Pub Group, October 1, 1987, cover price $9.95 | also contains Just a Minute! | About this edition: A young kangaroo discovers both advantages and disadvantages in the fact that her use of time differs from that of family members, teacher, and friends

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9781632430014 | Omnidawn Pub, April 7, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Essay: A Critical Memoir is an experiment of the old school and of revived delight in the pleasures of close reading.

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Product Description: The acclaimed annual, The Best American Poetry, is the most prestigious showcase of new poetry in the United States and Canada. Each year since the series began in 1988, David Lehman has contributed a foreword, and this has evolved into a sort of state-of-the-art address that surveys new developments and explores various matters facing poets and their readers today...read more

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9780822944393 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, April 6, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The acclaimed annual, The Best American Poetry, is the most prestigious showcase of new poetry in the United States and Canada.
9780412015212, titled "Controlling Automated Manufacturing Systems" | Chapman & Hall, February 1, 1987, cover price $39.95 | also contains Controlling Automated Manufacturing Systems | About this edition: Master production scheduling II 60 On-line scheduling 65 Specific data requirements 69 Mailbox approaches 70 Conclusion 72 Chapter 7: Cell Level Control 75 Introduction 75 CCS classification 77 What is a cell?

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Product Description: The Romantic poet John Keats, considered by many as one of the greatest poets in the English language, has long been the subject of attention from scholars who seek to understand him and poets who seek to emulate him. Bridging these impulses, A Brighter Word Than Bright is neither historical biography nor scholarly study, but instead a biography of Keats’s poetic imagination...read more

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9781609381844 | Univ of Iowa Pr, September 1, 2013, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The Romantic poet John Keats, considered by many as one of the greatest poets in the English language, has long been the subject of attention from scholars who seek to understand him and poets who seek to emulate him.

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9781609383398 | Univ of Iowa Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The Romantic poet John Keats, considered by many as one of the greatest poets in the English language, has long been the subject of attention from scholars who seek to understand him and poets who seek to emulate him.

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Product Description: Suddenly something was more important to rookie officer Josh Taylor than busting a campus drug ring and making detective. Because when Josh's undercover investigation strangely intersected with his older and pregnant professor, Rachel Livesay, sparks of danger-and passion-ignited...read more

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9780373226993, titled "The Rookie" | Harlequin Books, February 1, 2003, cover price $4.75 | also contains The Rookie | About this edition: Suddenly something was more important to rookie officer Josh Taylor than busting a campus drug ring and making detective.

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Product Description: Verse is a seminal introduction to prosody for any student learning to read or write poetry, from secondary to graduate school. Discusses  iambic pentameter and other kinds of metrical verse, scansion, rhythm and rhyme, free verse, song, and advanced topics such as poetic meter, linguistic approaches to verse, and the computer scansion of metrical poetry Written in a clear, engaging style by a poet and teacher with more than 30 years of experience teaching the subject Supplemented by a user-friendly website with student exercises and additional resources...read more

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9780470656006 | Blackwell Pub, March 30, 2015, cover price $97.95 | About this edition: Verse is a seminal introduction to prosody for any student learning to read or write poetry, from secondary to graduate school.
9780314762719, titled "Black's Law Dictionary" | West Group, August 1, 1990, cover price $43.20 | also contains Black''s Law Dictionary | About this edition: Provides definitions of basic legal terms and phrases used in various branches of law throughout English and American history

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9780470656013 | Blackwell Pub, March 30, 2015, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Verse is a seminal introduction to prosody for any student learning to read or write poetry, from secondary to graduate school.

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