(by first listed author)
Orpheus and Company
Today's poets provide a new spin on Greek myths.
|DeNicola, Deborah, ed.|
|Poetry / Religion
The Song of Songs
Bilingual Hebrew-English ed.
An acclaimed translation of the Bibles celebrated collection of love poetry.
Poems of place and time
|Poetry Anthologies / Poetry - American
The Citizen Poets of Boston
Uncovers the vibrant, lost world of Boston's post-revolutionary poetry
|Lewis, Paul, editor|
|Photography / Poetry
Robert Frosts New England
Inspired by the writings of Robert Frost, professional photographers Betsy and Tom Melvin present beautiful, and sometimes poignant, scenes of the New England landscape
|Melvin, Betsy and Tom. Jay Parini, fwd.|
Belief and Uncertainty in the Poetry of Robert Frost
A leading Frost critic guides the reader through some of the poets most challenging verse.
|Poetry - European / Literary Criticism - German
The Best of Rilke
Bilingual German-English ed.
A distinguished poet-translator presents faithful verse translations of 72 poems in a bilingual edition with commentary and biographical material.
|Rilke, Rainer Maria. Walter Arndt, trans.; Cyrus Hamlin, fwd.|
|Jewish Literary Criticism / Poetry Criticism / History of Israel & Palestine
A Poetics of Trauma
Astute analysis of the work of a great Israeli poet through the lens of psychoanalysis, gender, nationalism, and trauma theory
|Reference & Bibliography / Poetry
The Book of Forms
Revised & expanded ed.
The well-known companion to The Book of Literary Terms and The Book of Dialogue, this indispensable bible of poetics now includes a wealth of odd and invented verse forms
|Turco, Lewis Putnam|
|Poetry / Literary Criticism - French
The Poems of François Villon
New bilingual French-English ed.
This bilingual edition of the 15th-century poets work incorporates recent scholarship.
|Villon, François. Galway Kinnell, trans., introd., and notes|
|Poetry / Asian Studies
Laughing Lost in the Mountains
Trans. from the Chinese
Fine contemporary translations of one of the great poets of the T'ang dynasty.
|Wang Wei. Tony Barnstone, Willis Barnstone, and Xu Haixin, trans.; Willis Barnstone and Tony Barnstone, critical introd.|
|Poetry / Poetry Anthologies / Literary Collections
The authoritative anthology of the unusual and challenging verse form, the sestina
|Whitlow, Carolyn Beard and Marilyn Krysl, editors|
|Poetry - American
The Sea Is a Continual Miracle
The greatest sea poems and prose of Walt Whitman
|Whitman, Walt; Yang, Jeffrey ed.|