Category: Poetry

Download E-books Your Name Here PDF

By John Ashbery

A enchanting, forever interesting assortment that exhibits John Ashbery at his such a lot exuberant, sincere, and welcoming .

John Ashbery's 19th unique choice of poetry, first released in 2000, may be one of many "Ashberyest" of his lengthy and sundry profession. In those poems, the slippery pronouns (who is talking, who's being spoken to?), the high-low allusions (Daffy Duck, please meet Rimbaud), and the twists of context (where are we besides, and what's taking place here?) that experience lengthy been hallmarks of Ashbery's poetry are on complete, rambunctious reveal. starting with the book's very identify, Ashbery invitations the reader into the area of his poetry like by no means earlier than; each one poem may be learn as a postcard to stories which may be yours, his, or anyone's.

And but the poems on your identify listed below are additionally own and specific. the gathering is devoted to an previous pal, and within the famous "History of My Life," Ashbery moves a unprecedented autobiographical chord.

Some of the best-known poems of Ashbery's later profession are right here, together with "Not You Again," "Crossroads within the Past," and "They Don't simply leave, Either." Polyphonic, deeply sincere, and regularly very humorous, Your identify here's either ask yourself stuffed and lovely.

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Download E-books Géaga Tré Thine: Haiku (Irish Edition) PDF

These beautiful Irish-language haiku via Gabriel Rosenstock were praised no longer as cultural hybridisation yet particularly as a continuation of an outdated culture. As Kuno Meyer says in historic Irish Poetry: ‘To search out and watch and love Nature, in its tiniest phenomenona as in its grandest, used to be given to no humans so early and so absolutely as to the Celt.’

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Download E-books O Coração Disparado PDF

By Adélia Prado

About the author:

Adélia Luzia Prado Freitas, is a Brazilian author and poet. all started writing on the age of forty that is rather overdue in lifestyles for a poet. even supposing a lot of her outlook is non secular, deeply Catholic, her works are frequently concerning the body.
Adélia Prado's poems have been translated into English by means of Ellen Watson and released in a publication entitled, The Alphabet within the Park. (Wesleyan collage Press, 1990).

Sobre o livro:

Vencedor do Prêmio Jabuti em 1978, esse livro consagrou a autora como a voz mais feminina da poesia brasileira. "O Coração Disparado" aprofunda um dos temas que se tornariam marca de sua obra: a religiosidade.

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Download E-books Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems PDF

By Billy Collins

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“America’s favourite poet.”—The Wall road Journal

From the two-term Poet Laureate of the U.S. Billy Collins comes his first quantity of recent and chosen poems in twelve years. Aimless Love combines fifty new poems with beneficiant choices from his 4 latest books—Nine Horses, the difficulty with Poetry, Ballistics, and Horoscopes for the lifeless. Collins’s unmistakable voice, which brings jointly simple speech with ingenious shock, is obviously heard on each web page, reminding us how he has controlled to counterpoint the tapestry of latest poetry and drastically extend its viewers. His paintings is featured in best literary magazines similar to The New Yorker, Poetry, and The Atlantic, and he sells out interpreting venues all around the nation. showing on a regular basis in The most sensible American Poetry sequence, his poems attract readers and dwell audiences in all places and feature been translated into greater than a dozen languages. through turns playful, ironic, and critical, Collins’s poetry captures the nuances of daily life whereas major the reader into zones of encouraged ask yourself. within the poet’s personal phrases, he hopes that his poems “begin in Kansas and result in oz” bearing on the subjects of affection, loss, pleasure, and poetry itself, those poems show off the easiest paintings of this “poet of plenitude, irony, and Augustan grace” (The New Yorker).

Envoy
 
pass, little book,
out of this residence and into the world,
 
carriage made up of paper rolling towards town
bearing a unmarried passenger
past the achieve of this jittery pen
and much from the table and the nosy gooseneck lamp.
 
it's time to decamp,
wear a jacket and enterprise outside,
time to be seemed by way of different eyes,
absolute to be held in international hands.
 
So off you move, babies of the brain,
with a wave and a few bits of fatherly advice:
 
remain out as past due as you like,
don’t trouble to name or write,
and consult as many strangers as you can.

Praise for Aimless Love
 
“[Billy Collins] is ready, with useful few phrases, to make me cry. Or chuckle out loud. he's a amazing artist. To have such energy in such an abbreviated shape is deeply inspiring.”—J. J. Abrams, The manhattan instances publication Review
 
“His paintings is poignant, effortless, often humorous and creative, additionally nuanced and outstanding. It bears repeated interpreting and studying aloud.”The simple Dealer
 
“Collins has earned virtually rock-star prestige. . . . He is familiar with easy methods to write layered, subtly witty poems that anybody can comprehend and appreciate—even those that don’t usually like poetry. . . . The Collins in those pages is certain, evocative, and is familiar with tips to make the style clean and relevant.”—The Christian technological know-how Monitor
 
“Collins’s new poems comprise every thing you might have come to count on from a Billy Collins poem. They stand solidly on even floor, chiseled and unbreakable. Their phraseology is classy, the humor is alive, and the speaker keeps to walk at his personal velocity during the plainness of yankee life.”The day-by-day Beast
 
“[Collins’s] poetry offers uncomplicated observations, which create a shared event among Collins and his readers, whereas additional revealing how he is taking life’s daily humdrum reports and makes them vibrant.”—The occasions Leader

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books George Seferis: Collected Poems, 1924-1955. Bilingual Edition PDF

By George Seferis

This new bilingual version of George Seferis: accumulated Poems either supplementations and revises the 2 previous variants released in 1967 and 1969. It provides for the 1st time the whole Notes for a 'Week,' " 3 mystery Poems, and 3 later poems that weren't amassed by means of the poet himself yet whose English translation he licensed in the course of his lifetime.

Originally released in 1982.

The Princeton Legacy Library makes use of the most recent print-on-demand know-how to back make on hand formerly out-of-print books from the prestigious backlist of Princeton college Press. those paperback variations safeguard the unique texts of those very important books whereas offering them in sturdy paperback versions. The aim of the Princeton Legacy Library is to significantly elevate entry to the wealthy scholarly background present in the hundreds of thousands of books released through Princeton college Press due to the fact that its founding in 1905.

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Download E-books An Individual History: Poems PDF

By Michael Collier

An person History describes the fears, anger, and guilt—personal, familial, societal, political, and historical—that include a lifestyles. The determine of the speaker’s maternal grandmother who used to be institutionalized for 5 a long time serves as an overriding metaphor for this haunting, daring new paintings by means of a necessary American poet.

from “An person History

This used to be prior to the time of lithium and Zoloft

before temper stabilizers and anxiolytics

and just about all the psychotropic medicines, yet now not before

    thorazine,

which the suicide O’Laughlin known as “handcuffs for the

   mind.”

It used to be prior to, in the course of, and after the time of atomic

   fallout,

Auschwitz, the Nakba, DDT, and also you may perhaps take water

    cures,

find solace in quarantines, perform shunnings,

or stand at Lourdes one of the canes and crutches.

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Download E-books Poesía y prosa (Spanish Edition) PDF

José Asunción Silva ocupa un lugar de honor en las letras hispanoamericanas y, al lado de Rubén Darío, puede ser considerado como el precursor de ese gran movimiento literario y cultural que fue el modernismo en América Latina. Su obra, escrita casi toda en l. a. Bogotá provinciana y pacata de finales del siglo XIX, es, entre otras cosas, una rebelión contra todo aquello que obstruía el desarrollo de una personalidad independiente y creativa, lo que explica el carácter contradictorio y pesimista de una buena parte de ella.

La selección y el prólogo que ofrecemos al lector fueron elaborados por el escritor Eduardo Camacho Guizado, autor de varios ensayos sobre Silva. Los textos en prosa y los poemas escogidos recogen lo más representativo del poeta, y el estudio preliminar constituye una valiosa aproximación a uno de los mayores exponentes de l. a. lírica colombiana.

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Download E-books The Collected Poems of Ted Berrigan PDF

By Ted Berrigan

This landmark assortment brings Ted Berrigan's released and unpublished poetry jointly in one authoritative quantity for the 1st time. Edited via the poet Alice Notley, Berrigan's moment spouse, and their sons, The accumulated Poems demonstrates the extraordinary diversity, energy, and significance of Berrigan's work.

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