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              Selected Poems: Tu Fu

              Selected Poems: Tu Fu (Paperback)

              By Fu, Tu; Translated by Hinton, David

              • $29.50

              Tu Fu (712-770 AD) is China's greatest classical poet. He radically altered the poetry of the High Tang period; in addition to making formal innovations in language and structure, he extended the range of acceptable subject matter to include various aspects of public and private ...

              ISBN 9780856462320
              Published 15 November 1990 by Carcanet Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Poetica
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              Borrowed Ware: Medieval Persian Epigrams

              Borrowed Ware: Medieval Persian Epigrams (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Davis, Dick

              • $33.50

              Brings together a wide range of shorter poems by poets from the 'classic' period of Persian literature. This book contains introduction, and informative head notes on each of the 68 poets whose work is included.

              ISBN 9780856462702
              Published 7 November 1996 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Turning-point: Miscellaneous Poems 1912-1926
               

              Turning-point: Miscellaneous Poems 1912-1926 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rilke, Rainer; Translated by Hamburger, Michael

              • $29.50

              Contains translations of lesser known poems contributing towards a more complete understanding of one of the major poets of the 20th century.

              ISBN 9780856463532
              Published 20 May 2003 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
              Language (French)
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              Poems and Fragments
               

              Poems and Fragments (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 4th edition)

              By Holderlin, Friedrich; Translated by Hamburger, Michael

              • $73.00

              Incorporating revisions, fresh translations and other supplementary material, this title presents Holderlin's poetry.

              ISBN 9780856463600
              Published 31 January 2004 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Selected Poems Guillaume Apollinaire
               

              Selected Poems Guillaume Apollinaire (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Apollinaire, Guillaume; Translated by Bernard, Oliver

              • $38.99

              Apollinaire's poetry reflects the heady years of artistic and intellectual ferment before the First World War. The most dynamic modernist French poet and the champion of the Cubist painters, he is remembered as much for his more traditional lyric poems as for the typographical ex ...

              ISBN 9780856463594
              Published 29 February 2004 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Roman Elegies and Other Poems and Epigrams
               

              Roman Elegies and Other Poems and Epigrams (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von; Translated by Hamburger, Michael

              • $33.50

              Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) is mainly known to the English-speaking world as the author of the poetic drama Faust . This book presents an introduction to one of the giants of European literature.

              ISBN 9780856462740
              Published 14 November 1996 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Sappho Through English Poetry
                

              Sappho Through English Poetry (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Sappho; Volume editor Jay, Peter; Lewis, Caroline

              • $25.99

              The poetry of Sappho, who was born around 620 BC and lived on the Greek island of Lesbos, has inspired and fascinated readers and poets for two and a half thousand years. As in antiquity, she is regarded as Greece's supreme lyric poet. This book traces Sappho's reception in Engli ...

              ISBN 9780856462733
              Published 5 December 1996 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Noise Made by Poems
               

              Noise Made by Poems (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Levi, Peter

              • $35.99

              Most of what there is to learn about poetry has to be learnt in one's own language. But it is mostly learnt by reading and turning over poems in one's head, and little by deliberate criticism. This title includes an essay.

              ISBN 9780856461323
              Published 15 November 1984 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              From Russian with Love: Joseph Brodsky in English: Pages from a Journal 1996-97

              From Russian with Love: Joseph Brodsky in English: Pages from a Journal 1996-97 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Weissbort, Daniel

              • $47.99

              For many years the author was associated with the late Russian emigre poet Joseph Brodsky. This work offers an account of their relations, in which the author is both translator and confidant to the great poet. It also includes detailed discussions of the problems of translating ...

              ISBN 9780856463426
              Published 15 September 2004 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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              Noise Made by Poems

              Noise Made by Poems (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Levi, Peter

              • $29.50

              Most of what there is to learn about poetry has to be learnt in one's own language. But it is mostly learnt by reading and turning over poems in one's head, and little by deliberate criticism. This title includes an essay.

              ISBN 9780856461330
              Published 15 November 1984 by Carcanet Press Ltd
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              Series Poetica
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