Poetry - Anthologies


  • 1,000 Paper Cranes

    By Writing Knights Press

    Our Price: $9.00
    • ISBN-13: 9781508857419
    • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • The 100 Best African American Poems (but I cheated)

    By Nikki Giovanni

    Our Price: $24.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781402221118
    • Publisher: Sourcebooks MediaFusion
    • Published: November 2010
    Contains one hundred poems from classic and contemporary African American poets, as selected by an award-winning black poet and activist, including such writers as Robert Hayden, Mari Evans, Kevin Young, and Rita Dove.
  • The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time

    By Leslie Pockell

    Our Price: $12.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780446690225
    • Publisher: Warner Books
    • Published: January 2003
    A collection of love poems by top writers includes pieces by Sappho, Shakespeare, Keats, Frost, Poe, and Whitman, and features accompanying introductions and biographical information.
  • The 100 Best Poems of All Time

    By Leslie Pockell

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780446676816
    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
    • Published: March 2001
    An anthology of acclaimed poetry from around the world includes such favorite works as "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe and "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day" by William Shakespeare, as well as poems by Langston Hughes, Clement Moore, Ernest Thayer, Pablo Neruda, Homer, Dante, Wordsworth, Eliot, Pound, Keats, Plath, Angelou, and other notable authors. Reissue.
  • 100 Dutch-Language Poems - From the Medieval Period to the Present Day

    By Paul Vincent

    Our Price: $10.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781907320491
    • Publisher: Holland Park Press
    • Published: September 2015
    Poetry. Translated from the Dutch by Paul Vincent and John Irons. 100 DUTCH-LANGUAGE POEMS is a lovely selection of poems written in the Dutch language from the 11th century to the present day.For the poetry lover it is a comprehensive introduction to poetry from the Low Countries and provides a wonderful insight into the themes and issues that influenced generations of poets.The Dutch language and English translations are presented side by side making it a great resource for literature and language students and scholars.A detailed foreword by Paul Vincent and John Irons who selected and translated the poems, as well as an intriguing afterword by Gaston Franssen, assistant professor of Literary Culture at the University of Amsterdam, add additional value to this necessary anthology.PAUL VINCENTPaul received a BA (Hons) Modern Languages (German, Dutch, French) from University of Cambridge, UK in 1964. He undertook Postgraduate study at the University of Amsterdam during 1965-1966. He was awarded an MA from University of Cambridge in 1968.From 1967 to 1989 he was a full time Lecturer and Senior Lecturer in Dutch Language and Literature at Bedford College, University of London, and afterwards at University College London. He left his academic career in 1989 to become a freelance translator of Dutch and German into English.He has translated many of the leading authors and poets from the Low Countries including Louis Couperus, Harry Mulisch, Willem Elsschot, Louis Paul Boon and Hugo Claus.He was the recipient of the first David Reid Poetry Translation Prize for the translation of Hendrik Marsman's famous poem 'Herinnering aan Holland' (Memory of Holland) in 2006, awarded by the Foundation for the Production and Translation of Dutch Literature.In 2012 Paul Vincent received the Vondel Prize for My Little War, his translation ofMijn kleine oorlog by Louis Paul Boon, published by Dalkey Archive.Paul Vincent is based in London.JOHN IRONSJohn Irons studied Modern & Medieval Languages (German, French, & Dutch) at Cambridge University and completed his PhD, The Development of Imagery in the Poetry of PC Boutens, at the same university.He worked as a senior lecturer at Odense University in Denmark. He has been a professional translator, from Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Dutch, German and French to English, since 1987. He was awarded the NORLA translation prize for non-fiction in 2007.John Irons has worked on a long and distinguished list of publications and he has been a translator for Poetry International Rotterdam since 1996. He has translated several of the leading authors and poets from the Low Countries including anthologies of Dutch-language poets Hugo Claus and Gerrit Komrij.John Irons lives in Odense, Denmark.http://johnirons.blogspot.co.uk/
  • 100 Essential American Poems

    By Leslie M. Pockell

    Our Price: $20.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312623975
    • Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
    • Published: August 2010
    A gift-appropriate volume of top-selected classic works includes Poe's "The Raven," Longfellow's "Paul Revere's Ride," and Whitman's "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloomed," in a collection that is complemented by poet introductions.
  • 100 Essential Modern Poems : The Greatest Poems Written In English Over the Past Century, Memorable Masterpieces to Read, Reread, and Enjoy

    By Joseph Parisi

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781566636124
    • Publisher: Ivan R. Dee Inc.
    • Published: October 2005
    Poetry is one of the most inspired and beautiful forms of self expression known to man. In '100 Essential Poems,' former editor of Poetry magazine, Joseph Parisi, has collected and compiled 100 of the best, most moving poems written during the last century. From T.S. Eliot to Robert Frost and W.B. Yeats, these are the great poets collected in an accessible book. Poignant and heartfelt, this collection is a must-read for anyone who loves to read classic and quality contemporary poetry.
  • 100 Poems by 100 Poets: An Anthology

    By Harold Pinter

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780802132796
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: 1992
  • 100 Poems to Lift Your Spirits

    By Pockell

    Our Price: $15.99
    • ISBN-13: 9780446177955
    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • 1000 Poems from the Manyoshu

    By Anonymous

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486439594
    • Published: March 2005
    Dating from the eighth century and earlier, the Manyoshu is the oldest Japanese poetry anthology. The 1,000 poems chosen for this famous selection were chosen by a distinguished scholarly committee based on their poetic excellence, their role in revealing the Japanese national spirit and character, and their cultural and historical significance.  Text is in English only.
  • 1001 Lewdest Limericks: An Erotic Collection

    By Ronald Stanza

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780806517742
    • Publisher: Citadel
    • Published: May 1996
  • 101 Best-Loved Poems

    By Philip Smith

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486417790
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: May 2001
    Large print anthology contains some of the most popular poems in the English language, dating from the 16th to the 20th century, including Shakespeare's "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?," Marvell's "To His Coy Mistress," Frost's "The Road Not Taken," as well as works by Blake, Wordsworth, Byron, Shelley, Keats, Browning, Whitman, Dickinson, Yeats, Pound, and many others. An affordable volume and an ideal companion for the spare moments of any day.
  • 101 Classic Love Poems

    By Contemporary Books

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780809244751
    • Publisher: Contemporary Books Inc.
    • Published: June 1990
  • 101 Famous Poems

    By Roy J. Cook

    Our Price: $18.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780071419307
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Inc
    • Published: May 2003
    Collects a wide range of the best-known English language poets, from William Shakespeare and Emily Dickinson to Ralph Waldo Emerson and William Wordsworth, with indexes by title and author.
  • 101 Great American Poems

    By American Poetry and Literacy Project. The

    Our Price: $3.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486401584
    • Publisher: Dover
    • Published: January 1998
    Rich treasury of verse from the 19th and 20th centuries includes works by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, other notables.