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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

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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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Liberty Faber Poetry Diary 2020

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Liberty Faber Poetry Diary 2020

Various Poets

Poetry anthologies; Stationery items

Hardback

The Faber poetry list, originally founded in the 1920s, is celebrating its 90th year in 2019. For nearly forty years the list... [more]

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

Nikita Gill

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Religion & beliefs; Feminism & feminist theory; Advocate - Religion

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Empowering life lessons from myths and monsters. Wonder at Medusa's potent venom, Circe's fierce sorcery and Athena rising... [more]

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Faber & Faber Poetry Diary 2020

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Faber & Faber Poetry Diary 2020

Various Poets

Poetry anthologies; Stationery items

Hardback

The Faber poetry list, originally founded in the 1920s, was shaped by the taste of T.S. Eliot, who was its guiding light for... [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 Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

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The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013

Derek Walcott

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013 draws from every stage of the poet's storied career. This collection, selected by Walcott's... [more]

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Complete Poems

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Complete Poems

John Keats

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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From Endymion and Hyperion to `The Eve of St Agnes', `La Belle Dame sans Merci' and the Odes, this collection displays his... [more]

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Life of the Party: If A Girl Screams, and Other Poems

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Life of the Party: If A Girl Screams, and Other Poems

Olivia Gatwood

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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____________ I am stirred by the poems in this book - it is a sharp, unflinching collection of poems about girlhood, wonder,... [more]

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A Scattering and Anniversary

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A Scattering and Anniversary

Christopher Reid

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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A Scattering is a book of lamentation and remembrance, its subject being Christopher Reid's wife, the actress Lucinda Gane,... [more]

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Stevie Smith: A Selection: edited by Hermione Lee

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Stevie Smith: A Selection: edited by Hermione Lee

Stevie Smith

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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This comprehensive and welcoming edition draws on the whole of Stevie Smith's output in poetry, prose and drawings from Novel... [more]

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The Red Years: Forbidden Poems from Inside North Korea

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The Red Years: Forbidden Poems from Inside North Korea

Bandi

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Authored by one of North Korea's most acclaimed dissident writers, this is the first collection of Bandi's poetry to be published... [more]

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Solid Air: Australian and New Zealand Spoken Word

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Solid Air: Australian and New Zealand Spoken Word

David Stavanger, Anne-Marie Te Whiu

Poetry

Paperback

Over the past decade, Spoken Word has established itself as a central part of contemporary Australian & New Zealand poetry.... [more]

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

Anonymous

Poetry

Paperback

Beowulf is a unique and compelling mix of sixth-century historical events, Christian commentary, Germanic myth and Anglo-Saxon... [more]

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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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Essex Clay

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Essex Clay

Sir Andrew Motion

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Andrew Motion's prose memoir In the Blood (2006) was widely acclaimed, praised as an act of magical retrieval and a hymn to... [more]

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Harvest Bells: New and Uncollected Poems by John Betjeman

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Harvest Bells: New and Uncollected Poems by John Betjeman

John Betjeman

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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John Betjeman's unforgettable poems on landscape and suburbia, desire and death, faith and doubt, helped to establish him... [more]

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Surge

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Surge

Jay Bernard

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Social discrimination

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*Winner of the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry 2018*Jay Bernard's extraordinary debut is a fearlessly original exploration... [more]

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Leaves of Grass

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Leaves of Grass

Walt Whitman

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Leaves of Grass embodies Walt Whitman's lifetime ambition to create a new voice that could capture the spirit and vibrancy... [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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

$27.99

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