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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends; Advocate - Religion

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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The Domesticity of Giraffes

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The Domesticity of Giraffes

Judith Beveridge

Poetry; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The Black Unicorn

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The Black Unicorn

Audre Lorde

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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'I have been woman for a long time beware my smile I am treacherous with old magic' Filled with rage and tenderness, Audre... [more]

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The Divine Comedy

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The Divine Comedy

Dante Alighieri

Poetry; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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Now Ellis's translation of the entire poem is published here for the first time, and Dante's epic can be experienced afresh... [more]

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Four Quartets

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Four Quartets

T. S. Eliot

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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It was the way in which a private voice was heard to speak for the concerns of an entire generation, in the midst of war and... [more]

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Empirical

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Empirical

Lisa Gorton

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The third poetry collection by Lisa Gorton, one of a small number of Australian writers who have won major literary awards... [more]

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Surrender to Night: Collected Poems of Georg Trakl

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Surrender to Night: Collected Poems of Georg Trakl

Georg Trakl

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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In Georg Trakl's brief, tragic life he produced a body of work of intense visual power. Dense, imagistic and full of unnerving... [more]

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Brief Garden

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Brief Garden

Margaret Bradstock

Poetry

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Like its precursor Barnacle Rock, Brief Garden is a collection of poems largely concerned with environmental degeneration... [more]

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The Bruise of Knowing

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The Bruise of Knowing

Phyllis Perlstone

Poetry

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This is an important and timely book from a mature, perspicacious voice. Phyllis Perlstone shows us a Monash behind the image... [more]

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Sparks of Phoenix

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Sparks of Phoenix

Najwa Zebian

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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In Sparks of Phoenix - Najwa Zebian's third book of poetry - she takes her readers on a powerful journey of healing. [more]

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Vishvarupa

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Vishvarupa

Michelle Cahill

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Michelle Cahill's poems are astonishingly rich and new, their feet so deeply planted in timeless myth. This book is a truly... [more]

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The little book of sunlight and maggots

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The little book of sunlight and maggots

Michael Aiken

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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We are delighted to be following the successful publication of Satan Repentant last year with this new volume by Michael Aiken.<br... [more]

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Lyre

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Lyre

Stuart Cooke

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Lyre is a sonic, sculptural cornucopia of new and startling forms. Stuart Cooke proposes that all kinds of life - animal,... [more]

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The Song of Kieu: A New Lament

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The Song of Kieu: A New Lament

Nguyen Du

Poetry by individual poets; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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This manuscript is ancient, priceless, bamboo-rolled, perfumed with musty spices. Sit comfortably by this good light, that... [more]

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The Lost Arabs

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The Lost Arabs

Omar Sakr

Poetry

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Visceral and energetic, Omar Sakr's poetry confronts notions of identity and belonging head-on. Braiding together sexuality... [more]

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Aeneid Book VI

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Aeneid Book VI

Seamus Heaney

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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In a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil's epic poem composed sometime between... [more]

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Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989-2014

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Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989-2014

Simon Armitage

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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When Simon Armitage burst on to the poetry scene in 1989 with his spectacular debut Zoom!, readers were introduced to an exceptional... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [more]

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There are Girls like Lions: Poems about Being a Woman

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There are Girls like Lions: Poems about Being a Woman

Cole Swensen

Poetry; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

Hardback

This beautifully packaged and richly illustrated poetry collection is the perfect gift for 21st century women and poetry lovers.... [more]

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Sandettie Light Vessel Automatic

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Sandettie Light Vessel Automatic

Simon Armitage

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

Hardback

Over the course of several years, Simon Armitage has written hundreds of poems for various projects, commissions, collaborations... [more]

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

Ann Duffy

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

Paperback

A brand new updated paperback edition of Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy's Collected Poems. [more]

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Apparently

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Apparently

Joanne Burns

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

Paperback

The poems collected in apparently appear like visions, intensely experienced but barely real. Where does a poem come from?... [more]

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The Long Take

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The Long Take

Robin Robertson

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018, this powerful and extraordinary novel follows a D-Day veteran as he goes in search... [more]

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

Laurie Halse Anderson

Poetry; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

A personal story of the lifelong impact of rape and a call to action in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp [more]

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