Spoon River Anthology

Author: Edgar Lee Masters
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112101
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DIVAn American poetry classic, in which former citizens of a mythical midwestern town speak touchingly from the grave of the thwarted hopes and dreams of their lives. /div

Grashalme

Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3843015430
Format: PDF, ePub
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Walt Whitman: Grashalme. (Auswahl) Erstdruck der ersten Version (anonym im Selbstverlag): Brooklyn, New York 1855. Die Ausgabe wurde in den folgenden 8 Auflagen immer wieder erweitert. Die endgültige Version der Sammlung erschien als Ausgabe letzter Hand: Philadelphia (David McKay) 1891/92. Der Text der hier vorliegenden Auswahl folgt der Übers. v. Wilhelm Schölermann. Vollständige Neuausgabe mit einer Biographie des Autors. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2016. Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe: Whitman, Walt: Grashalme. Übers. v. Wilhelm Schölermann, Leipzig: Eugen Diederichs, 1904 Die Paginierung obiger Ausgabe wird in dieser Neuausgabe als Marginalie zeilengenau mitgeführt. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage unter Verwendung des Bildes: Thomas Eakins, Porträt von Walt Whitman, 1887-88. Gesetzt aus der Minion Pro, 11 pt.

A Study Guide for Edgar Lee Masters s Lucinda Matlock

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410351688
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A Study Guide for Edgar Lee Masters's "Lucinda Matlock," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.

Selected Poems

Author: John Milton
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486159574
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Best known as the author of the epic poem Paradise Lost, John Milton (1608–74) was also an accomplished writer of shorter verse forms. This treasury presents twenty of the best of these works: "On the Morning of Christ's Nativity," "On Shakespeare," "L'Allegro," "Il Penseroso," "Comus, A Mask," "Lycidas," "On the Late Massacre in Piedmont," "On His Blindness," "On His Deceased Wife," "Samson Agonistes," and more. In this carefully chosen selection, readers will discover the wide erudition, mastery of meter and rhythm, and superb artistic control that have earned Milton a preeminent place in English literature.

Selected Poems

Author: John Dryden
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486420479
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Essential works of the renowned 17th-century poet include "Annus Mirabilis," "Absalom and Achitophel," "Mac Flecknoe," "Songs from Marriage a la Mode," "To the Memory of Mr. Oldham," "A Song for St. Cecilia's Day," more."

Edgar Allan Poe The Dover Reader

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486800733
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Rich selection of poetry and prose includes The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, "The Fall of the House of Usher," "The Murders in the Rue Morgue," "The Purloined Letter," "The Raven," and more.

Jewish Wit and Wisdom

Author: Herb Galewitz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110141
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Sometimes hilarious and frequently profound, this collection of aphorisms includes observations and remarks from statesmen, writers, artists, philosophers, jurists, musicians, and celebrities — from the prophets of the Old Testament to Woody Allen.

Cyrano de Bergerac

Author: Edmond Rostand
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112055
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DIVA quarrelsome, hot-tempered, and unattractive swordsman falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful woman and woos her for a handsome but slow-witted suitor. A witty and eloquent drama. /div

Early Poems

Author: William Carlos Williams
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486292940
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Fine selection of early verse by influential ("no ideas but in things") American poet includes "Peace on Earth," "Willow Poem," "Queen-Anne's-Lace," "Tract," "El Hombre," "Danse Russe," "Keller Gegen Dom," "Portrait of a Lady," "The Widow's Lament in Springtime," many more.

The Revolt of Mother and Other Stories

Author: Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486158381
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Eight vivid, poignant tales of self-reliant New England women. Well-known title story plus "A New England Nun," "Old Woman Magoun," "Gentian," "One Good Time," plus 3 others.