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Product Description: In the Shadows of Divine Perfection provides an examination of Derek Walcott's Omeros 1990)- the St. Lucian poet's longest work, and the piece that secured his Nobel Laureate-that reveals the deep-seated bond between the root narratives of ancient Greece to the cultural products and practices of the contemporary Caribbean...read more

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9780415968041 | Routledge, September 1, 2003, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: In the Shadows of Divine Perfection provides an examination of Derek Walcott's Omeros 1990)- the St.

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9781138011649 | Routledge, July 17, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In the Shadows of Divine Perfection provides an examination of Derek Walcott's Omeros 1990)- the St.

Miscellaneous:

9780203009871 | Routledge, November 13, 2003, cover price $103.00

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A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

Hardcover:

9780374289294 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 16, 2010, cover price $24.00

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9780152025182, titled "Just Clowning Around: Two Stories" | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2000, cover price $3.95 | also contains Just Clowning Around: Two Stories | About this edition: A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

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Product Description: Drawing from every stage of the Nobel laureate's career, Derek Walcott's Selected Poems brings together famous pieces from his early volumes, including "A Far Cry from Africa" and "A City's Death by Fire," with passages from the celebrated Omeros and selections from his latest major works, which extend his contributions to reenergizing the contemporary long poem...read more
By Edward Baugh (editor) and Derek Walcott

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9780374260668 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 9, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A compelling compilation of poetry draws from every stage in the Nobel laureate's work to present a selection that includes 'A Far Cry from Africa,' A City's Death by Fire,' passages from Omeros, and other poetry from his later works reflecting on the Caribbean's colonial legacy, Western literary tradition, the pain of time and mortality, and the poetic craft.

Paperback:

9780374531119 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 26, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Drawing from every stage of the Nobel laureate's career, Derek Walcott's Selected Poems brings together famous pieces from his early volumes, including "A Far Cry from Africa" and "A City's Death by Fire," with passages from the celebrated Omeros and selections from his latest major works, which extend his contributions to reenergizing the contemporary long poem.

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Product Description: The Prodigal is a journey through physical and mental landscapes, from Greenwich Village to the Alps, Pescara to Milan, Germany to Cartagena. But always in "the music of memory, water," abides St. Lucia, the author's birthplace, and the living sea...read more

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9780374237431 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 7, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Poetic journey through multiple landscapes ranging from New York, Europe, and the West Indies uses the concept of exile to explore themes about the past and identity.

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9780374530167 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 21, 2006, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The Prodigal is a journey through physical and mental landscapes, from Greenwich Village to the Alps, Pescara to Milan, Germany to Cartagena.

Product Description: Small Brown Bear and her dad clown around on a bike . . . and bump into trouble! What will Dad do?

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9780152025182 | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2000, cover price $3.95 | also contains White Egrets: Poems | About this edition: A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

School and Library:

9780152048167 | Harcourt Childrens Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A young bear and her dad, both circus clowns, enjoy spending time together doing tricks and going for a bicycle ride.

Reinforced:

9780606289467 | Demco Media, August 1, 2003, cover price $12.45 | also contains Just Clowning Around: Two Stories | About this edition: Small Brown Bear and her dad clown around on a bike .

Prebinding:

9780613663625 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992, Derek Walcott is the most important West Indian poet writing in English today, and his success has inspired many aspiring Caribbean writers. He began his career divided between his driving commitment to the revolutionary cause of his native Caribbean and his strong ties to a Western literary tradition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9789766401078 | Univ of West Indies Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992, Derek Walcott is the most important West Indian poet writing in English today, and his success has inspired many aspiring Caribbean writers.

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A book-length poem by the Nobel Prize-winning author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St. Thomas to become a painter in Paris--for inspiration. Reprint.

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9780374527792 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2001), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A book-length poem by the Nobel Prize-winning author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St.

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Product Description: This is the first full-scale literary biography of Nobel Prize-winning poet and dramatist Derek Walcott. It traces the creative contradictions in his life from colonial St. Lucia, where he was part of a tiny English-speaking Protestant mulatto elite in an overwhelmingly French-Creole Roman Catholic black society, to 1999 when, a star of international literature and a symbol of cultural decolonization, he wanted to be Poet Laureate of England...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780198711315 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 21, 2000, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This is the first full-scale literary biography of Nobel Prize-winning poet and dramatist Derek Walcott.

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A book-length poem by the author of Omeros and The Bounty looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St. Thomas to become a painter in Paris--for inspiration.

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9780374105877 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A book-length poem looks back a century to the life of Camille Pissarro--a Sephardic Jew who left his native St.

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A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

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9780374288419 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

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9780374526832 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A collection of essays gathers pieces written over more than twenty years, including examinations of Caribbean culture and commentary on some of the world's great writers

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Product Description: John Thieme here provides a comprehensive study of Derek Walcott's writing from its beginnings in the 1940s to his most recent work. Walcott's poetry and drama are set against the background of various contexts and intertexts--Caribbean, European and other--that have shaped him as a writer...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780719042058 | Manchester Univ Pr, July 1, 1999, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: John Thieme here provides a comprehensive study of Derek Walcott's writing from its beginnings in the 1940s to his most recent work.

Paperback:

9780719042065 | Manchester Univ Pr, July 2, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: John Thieme here provides a comprehensive study of Derek Walcott's writing from its beginnings in the 1940s to his most recent work.

There are two currents of history in the author's poem, the visible history charted in events - the tribal losses of the American Indian and the tragedy of African enslavement - and the interior, unwritten epic fashioned from the suffering of the individual in exile.

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9780374225919 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, August 1, 1990, cover price $30.00

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9780571144594 | Gardners Books, January 3, 1998, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: There are two currents of history in the author's poem, the visible history charted in events - the tribal losses of the American Indian and the tragedy of African enslavement - and the interior, unwritten epic fashioned from the suffering of the individual in exile.
9780374523503 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1992), cover price $18.00

Prebinding:

9781439505519 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $25.00

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Product Description: This book explores the common links and differences between the works of two modern Caribbean poets, Kamau Braithwaite and Dereck Walcott. The study focuses on the engagement of the two with the mythology of the Caribbean's African experience, defining each poet's contribution to the development of modern Caribbean poetics...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780865435995 | Africa World Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: This book explores the common links and differences between the works of two modern Caribbean poets, Kamau Braithwaite and Dereck Walcott.

Paperback:

9780865436008 | Africa World Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book explores the common links and differences between the works of two modern Caribbean poets, Kamau Braithwaite and Dereck Walcott.

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Product Description: In Epic of the Dispossessed, Robert D. Hamner offers an insightful, well-researched analysis of Omeros, the masterful epic poem by 1992 Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott. Rich and various, Omeros is an innovative extension of the epic tradition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780826211248 | Univ of Missouri Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In Epic of the Dispossessed, Robert D.

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9780826211521 | Univ of Missouri Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In Epic of the Dispossessed, Robert D.

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Product Description: The Bounty was the first book of poems Walcott published after winning the 1992 Nobel Prize in Literature. Opening with the title poem, a memorable elegy to the poet's mother, the book features a haunting series of poems that evoke Walcott's native ground, the island of St...read more

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9780374115562 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1997, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Poems use the story of the 1787 arrival of the Bounty in the Caribbean as way to consider life, art, identity, and the past

Paperback:

9780374525378 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1998, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: The Bounty was the first book of poems Walcott published after winning the 1992 Nobel Prize in Literature.
9780571191314 | Gardners Books, July 7, 1997, cover price $13.10 | About this edition: A collection of verse, including a long sequence in memory of the poet's mother and a series dedicated to the poet Joseph Brodsky.

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Product Description: This anthology of poetry is selected to portray the various themes of the Caribbean.

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9780435987473 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, August 1, 1994, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This anthology of poetry is selected to portray the various themes of the Caribbean.
9780435911973 | New edition (Gardners Books, July 16, 1993), cover price $13.05 | About this edition: A selection of the poetry of Derek Walcott, winner of the 1992 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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Product Description: With the 1989 publication of his epic poem, Omeros, Derek Walcott stands as a major poet of the twentieth century. However, while most critics agree that Walcott's writing warrants considerable attention, they fault it for being too derivative...read more

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9781555531263 | Northeastern Univ Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: With the 1989 publication of his epic poem, Omeros, Derek Walcott stands as a major poet of the twentieth century.

Product Description: Kamau Brathwaite is arguably the most original poet yet to emerge from the Caribbean; in terms of his technical experimentation with form and language and the sheer scale and ambition of his work he is certainly the most adventurous...read more
By Stewart Brown (editor)

Hardcover:

9780802312907 | Dufour Editions, May 1, 1992, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Kamau Brathwaite is arguably the most original poet yet to emerge from the Caribbean; in terms of his technical experimentation with form and language and the sheer scale and ambition of his work he is certainly the most adventurous.

Paperback:

9781854110275, titled "Art of Derek Walcott" | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, December 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Kamau Brathwaite is arguably the most original poet yet to emerge from the Caribbean; in terms of his technical experimentation with form and language and the sheer scale and ambition of his work he is certainly the most adventurous.

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