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  • the princess saves herself in this one
    the princess saves herself in this one (English, Paperback) Amanda Lovelace

    the princess saves herself in this one is a collection of poetry about resilience. It is about writing your own ending.

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  • The Complete Poems of Philip Larkin
    The Complete Poems of Philip Larkin (Paperback) Archie Burnett

    This entirely new edition brings together all of Philip Larkin's poems. Due prominence is given to the poet's comments on his poems, which often outline the circumstances that gave rise to a poem, or state what he was trying to achieve.

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  • Selected Poems of Sylvia Plath
    Selected Poems of Sylvia Plath (English, Paperback) Sylvia Plath

    Sylvia Plath is one of the defining voices in twentieth-century poetry. The poems are taken from Sylvia Plath's four collections Ariel, The Colossus, Crossing the Water and Winter Trees, and include many of her most celebrated works, such as 'Daddy', 'Lady Lazarus' and 'Wuthering Heights'.

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  • The Poetry Toolkit: The Essential Guide to Studying Poetry
    The Poetry Toolkit: The Essential Guide to Studying Poetry (English, Paperback) Rhian Williams

    Now in its 2nd edition, this guide helps students build the knowledge and tools needed to tackle poetry with confidence.

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  • Sylvia Plath: Drawings
    Sylvia Plath: Drawings (Hardback) Frieda Hughes

    In 1956 Sylvia Plath wrote to her mother, Aurelia Plath: 'I feel I'm developing a kind of primitive style of my own which I am very fond of.

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  • The Collected Works of Kahlil Gibran
    The Collected Works of Kahlil Gibran (Hardback) Kahlil Gibran

    Includes "The Madman", "The Forerunner", "The Prophet", "Sand and Foam", "Jesus the Son of Man", "Earth Gods", "The Wanderer", "The Garden of the Prophet", "Prose Poems", "Spirits Rebellious", "Nymphs of the Valley" and "A Tear and a Smile".

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  • The Leaping Hare
    The Leaping Hare (Paperback) George Ewart Evans

    The Leaping Hare is a rare and remarkable book about every aspect of the life and legend of the wild hare, exploring nature, poetry, folklore, history and art.

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  • Selected Poems
    Selected Poems (English, Paperback) E. E. Cummings

    "No one else has ever made avant-garde, experimental poems so attractive to both the general and the special reader."-Randall Jarrell

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  • Metamorphoses
    Metamorphoses (English, Hardback) Ovid

    Beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the deification of Augustus, this book interweaves many of the best-known myths and legends of Ancient Greece and Rome, including Daedalus and Icarus, Pyramus and Thisbe, Pygmalion, Perseus and Andromeda, and the fall of Troy.

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  • Enormous Smallness
    Enormous Smallness (English, Hardback) Matthew Burgess, Kris Di Giacomo

    ENORMOUS SMALLNESS tells the story of poet E.E.Cummings in language and images that are just as fresh as his own.

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  • Collected Poems
    Collected Poems (Paperback) Sylvia Plath

    Contains all Sylvia Plath's mature poetry written from 1956 up to her death in 1963.

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  • Metamorphoses
    Metamorphoses (English, Paperback) Ovid

    The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding of Ovid's unique and elusive vision of reality.

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  • On Elizabeth Bishop
    On Elizabeth Bishop (English, Hardback) Colm Toibin

    Novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences?the American poet Elizabeth Bishop.

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  • An Introduction to English Poetry
    An Introduction to English Poetry (Paperback) James Fenton

    Covers different varieties of poetic practice in English. This book discusses the work of poets as wide ranging as W H Auden, Dylan Thomas, Tennyson, Kipling, Milton and Blake.

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  • Selected Poems of T. S. Eliot
    Selected Poems of T. S. Eliot (Hardback) T. S. Eliot

    Eliot was one of the defining figures of twentieth century poetry. This selection, which was made by Eliot himself, includes many of his most celebrated works, including The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock and The Waste Land.Other volumes in this series: Auden, Betjemen, Plath, Hughes and Yeats.

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  • Sir Gawain and The Green Knight
    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight (English, Paperback) Helen Cooper

    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is probably the most skillfuly told story in the whole of the English Arthurian cycle. Originating from the north-west midlands of England, it is based on two ancient Celtic motifs--the Beheading and the Exchange of Winnings--brought together by the anonymous 14th century author. Acclaimed poet Keith Harrison's new translation uses a modern alliterative pattern...

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  • The Aeneid
    The Aeneid (English, Paperback) Virgil

    Tells the story of an epic voyage in which Aeneas crosses stormy seas, becomes entangled in a tragic love affair with Dido of Cathage, descends to the world of the dead - all the way tormented by the vengeful Juno, Queen of the Gods - and finally reaches Italy, where he will fulfil his destiny: to found the Roman people.

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  • The Age of Anxiety
    The Age of Anxiety (English, Hardback) W. H. Auden

    Provides an analysis of Western culture during the Second World War that won the Pulitzer Prize and inspired a symphony by Leonard Bernstein as well as a ballet by Jerome Robbins.

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  • Goodbye to All That
    Goodbye to All That (Paperback) Robert Graves

    In 1929 the author went to live abroad permanently, vowing 'never to make England my home again'. This book is an account of his life up until that 'bitter leave-taking': from his childhood and desperately unhappy school days at Charterhouse, to his time serving as a young officer in the First World War that was to haunt him throughout his life.

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  • Pop Goes the Weasel
    Pop Goes the Weasel (Paperback) Albert Jack

    Who were Mary Quite Contrary and Georgie Porgie? How could Hey Diddle Diddle offer an essential astronomy lesson? And if Ring a Ring a Roses isn't about catching the plague, then what is it really about? This title explores the strange histories behind the nursery rhymes we thought we knew, showing that their real meanings are far from innocent.

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