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Genre: Poetry

The Art of the Sonnet

Few poetic forms have found more uses than the sonnet in English, and none is now more recognizable. It is one of the longest-lived of verse forms, and one of the briefest. A mere fourteen lines, fashioned by intricate rhymes, it is, as Dante Gabriel Rossetti called it, �a moment�s monument.� From the Renaissance to the present, the sonnet has given poets a superb vehicle

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Poems and Ballads Atalanta in Calydon

This volume brings together Swinburnes major poetic works, ATALANTA IN CALYDON (1865) and POEMS AND BALLADS (1866). ATALANTA IN CALYDON is a drama in classical Greek form, which revealed Swinburnes metrical skills and brought him celebrity. POEMS AND BALLADS brought him notoriety and demonstrates his preoccupation with de Sade, masochism, and femmes fatales. Also reprodu

Genre: Poetry

Book of Sins

Poetry. Middle Eastern Studies. Trilingual Edition. Full text in English, Arabic, and Hebrew. These poems are burning off the pages with a rhythm embedded in fury and a beauty embedded in the ancient--Antjie Krog. Khourys poetry is fired by belief in the human and the spiritual at a time when many of us feel unreal and often spiritually hollow--Yair Huri. Written in

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The Midnight Ride Of Paul Revere

Jeffrey Thompsons shimmering illustrations enhance the drama of Longfellows immortal rhyme.

Genre: Poetry

How to Read a Poem...: and Start a Poetry Circle

Molly Peacock has already brought poetry into peoples lives with her sold-out lectures, NPR appearances, and the creation of the Poetry in Motion program in the subway systems of major cities. Now she offers a book that strips away poetrys scary mystique, introducing readers to its pleasures and inspiring them to form their own poetry circles with friends. Poetry is an

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The Golden Treasury of Poetry

This is a book to grow on. This is a book to grow with. In these pages are poems that will become favorites; you will never lose your taste for them. They will be part of you as long as you live. These verses - the nimble and nonsensical as well as the greatly meaningful- delighted me when I was young. They still delight me today. You will laugh at some of these poems; yo

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Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs(Silly Dilly Songs)

Remember... Take Me Out to theBallgameandIve Been Working on theRailroad?Well, forget em!Songwriter and comedy writer extraordinaire Alan Katz has turned those and other old favorites on their ears and created new nonsense songs kids will love. With zany, spirited pictures by illustrator and cartoonist David Catrow, this kooky collection guarante

Books in Poetry

New Yorker Geschichten

Gekurzte Fassung)Treffsicher und bitterbose - wunderbar!Die Erzahlungen einer sehr starken Frau aus einer Zeit, als Frauen noch schwach und hilfsbedurftig zu sein hatten. Dorothy Parker sagt die Wahrheit: uber die Verlogenheit der Leute, die das Geld haben, uber die Demutigung der Leute, die kein Geld haben, uber die Hoffnung der Menschen, die sich nach Liebe sehnen, und u

Books in Poetry

The Prophetic Books of William Blake: Jerusalem

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally importan

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Songs Before Sunrise

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

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