Poetry

Leaves of Grass

Leaves of Grass

In 1855, an unknown but wildly ambitious young poet self-published the first edition of Leaves of Grass, consisting of twelve untitled poems and an explanatory preface....

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Possessed by Memory

Possessed by Memory

In arguably his most personal and lasting book, America's most daringly original and controversial critic gives us brief, luminous readings of more than eighty texts by canonical authors--...

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Days & Days

Days & Days

An exhilarating and far-ranging meditation on days and how we live in them in the twenty-first century, from the award-winning poet.Michael Dickman's intuitive,...

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The Octopus Museum

The Octopus Museum

This collection of bold and scathingly beautiful feminist poems imagines what comes after our current age of environmental destruction, racism, sexism, and divisive politics.Informed...

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Poems of Paris

Poems of Paris

A beautiful hardcover Pocket Poets anthology of poems from across the ages inspired by the City of LightPerhaps no other European city has so captured the poetic...

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L.E.L.

L.E.L.

A lost nineteenth-century literary life, brilliantly rediscovered--Letitia Elizabeth Landon, hailed as the female Byron; she changed English poetry; her novels, short stories, and criticism, like Byron though in a...

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire

A Vintage Classics edition of Frost's 1923 collection of poems that won the Pulitzer Prize and contains some of his most famous and beloved poems. Includes the original woodcut...

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Reel Verse

Reel Verse

A unique Pocket Poets anthology of a hundred years of poetic tributes to the silver screen, from the silent film era to the present.The variety of subjects is dazzling, from movie stars to...

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The Banished Immortal

The Banished Immortal

From the National Book Award-winning author of Waiting: a narratively driven, deeply human biography of the Tang dynasty poet Li Bai—also known as Li PoIn his own time...

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The Long Take

The Long Take

**Finalist for the 2018 Man Booker Prize****Winner of the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction, the Goldsmiths Prize for Innovative Fiction, and the Roehampton Poetry...

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Selected Poems

Selected Poems

Now in paperback: five decades of witty, intimate, and moving poems--written between 1953 and 2008--with the cumulative force of an autobiography in verse, by this master of...

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Hip Hops

Hip Hops

A beautiful hardcover Pocket Poets collection of poetic tributes to beer from around the world and through ages.From the ancient "Hymn to Ninkasi" (the...

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Pope: Poems

Pope: Poems

A beautiful hardcover Pocket Poets selection of the works of Alexander Pope, the greatest English poet of his age.Alexander Pope is one of the most-quoted poets...

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The Border Kingdom

The Border Kingdom

From the award-winning poet: a powerful collection that explores the biblical past and the terrifying politics of the present, the legacy of fathers and the flawed kingdoms they...

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Collected Poems

Collected Poems

Now in paperback, the stunning lifework of this beloved prize-winning poet, gathered in one volume, covering sixty years of poetry, from 1956 to 2016.This celebratory volume covers...

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Brown

Brown

James Brown. John Brown's raid. Brown v. the Topeka Board of Ed. The prize-winning author of Blue Laws meditates on all things "brown" in this powerful new collection.Divided...

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The Book of Ephraim

The Book of Ephraim

For the first time in a stand-alone edition, the acclaimed poet's classic poem about his communication with Ephraim, a guiding spirit in the Other World, is here introduced and annotated...

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The Last Shift

The Last Shift

The final collection of new poems from one of our finest and most beloved poets. The poems in this wonderful collection touch all of the events and...

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My Lost Poets

My Lost Poets

Now in paperback: essays, speeches, and journal entries from one of our most admired and best-loved poets that illuminate how he came to understand himself as a poet, the...

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Poems of Rome

Poems of Rome

A beautiful hardcover Pocket Poets anthology of poems inspired by the art and architecture of the Eternal City.Poems of Rome ranges across the...

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Dothead

Dothead

A captivating, no-holds-barred collection of new poems from an acclaimed poet and novelist with a fierce and original voice Dothead is an exploration...

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Godsong

Godsong

A fresh, strikingly immediate and elegant verse translation of the classic, with an introduction and helpful guides to each section, by the rising American poet.Born...

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Voyage of the Sable Venus

Voyage of the Sable Venus

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDA stunning poetry debut: this meditation on the black female figure throughout time introduces us to a brave and penetrating new voice....

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Made in Detroit

Made in Detroit

Now in paperback, a collection to treasure from one of our most popular poets: poems that range from the Detroit of her childhood to her current life on Cape Cod, from...

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