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Touch Papers : Three Women Poets

By Kazantzis, Judith; Roberts, Michele &Wandor, Michelene

London: Allison & Busby, 1982. 96p.. First Ediiton. Hardciver. Fine/Fine.

$15.00

Pancakes for the Queen of Babylon: Ten Poems for Nikos Gatsos

By Levi, Peter

Northwood: Anvil Press Poetry, 1968. First Editon. Softcover. Fine.

$15.00

Air Mines of Mistila

By Gross, Philip & Kantaris, Sylvia

Newcastle upon Tyne: Bloodaxe Books, 1988. A Poetry Book Society Choice. High above the plain, up where the mountainside melts into cloud, lies an unmapped plateau: Kantaris' son was in Columbia, and he told her about Mistila. She mentioned it to Gross. In response, he sent her a poem. She replied. In three months they populated the Mistilan plateau with a cast of characters who live, eke out their livelihoods, and die. Like us, almost. Illustrations by Kim Lewis.80p.. 1st UK Ed. Softcover. New/New. Illus. by Kim Lewis.

$15.00

Playing the Jesus Game Selectd Poems

By Nowlan, Alden

Trumansburg, NY.: New Books , 1970. Introduction by Robert Bly, Cover and drawings by Harley Elliott. 107p. Namoe previous owner on ffep, Else fine. 1st US Edition. Softcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Harley Elliott.

$25.00

Cloe and Alexandra

By Koutsoubelis, cloe & Bakonika, Alexandra

Surrey BC: Libros Libertad, 2013. Parallel Greek and English texts translated by Manolis. Cloe and Alexandra are two contemporary Greek Poetesses with passionate voices that work from within today's human condition to describe its pain and pleasure; two voices so similar and yet so different in their expression of the internal. They are two poetesses who try to blend both pain and pleasure into an acceptable value....Both Cloe and Alexandra possess clarity in the development of their poems while they build anticipation with so much unsaid though expected and they present their characters as subtle and allusive yet at the same time as tragically obvious as they are. Both being familiar with the Greek environment where light is the most important medium, the best cleansing mechanism both poetesses quite comfortably endure the weight of the ancient beauty sitting on shoulders creative and strong.. 1st Can Ed. Softcover. New. Illus. by Translated By Manolis {Emmanuel Manolis Aligizakis.

$30.00

Slovenske Ludove Balady

By Kolecany, Maria [ed]

Roznav: Orlovsky, 1948. Slovak folk poems Vuntage copy with handsome tyrpeface and bold illustrations from woodcuts by Ernest Zmetak. 175p.. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ernest Zmetak.

$95.00

Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women
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Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women

By Angelou, Maya

New York: Random House, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine.

$15.00

Poem.a

By Psimikakis-Chalkokondylis, Laonikos

Helsinki. Finland: ArtAnarctica, 2016. A short collection of poetry, prose, and other publishable artwork that is related to the Arctic, poem.a is the product of artArctica project.. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine.

$25.00

Pencil of Rays and Spiked Mace: Selected Poems

By Lyngso, Niels

Toronto: Book Thug, 2006. Produced in conjunction with the author s appearance at Harbourfront's 2004 International Festival of Authors in Toronto as part of their SuperDanish Festival, Pencil of Rays and Spike Mace is the first full-length collection in English by Niels Lyngsoe, one of the most original poets working in Denmark today. Translated by New York poet, scholar, and translator Gregory Pardlo, who worked closely with the author to capture not only the multiple nuances of each poem but to also transpose their deliberate physical and visual properties. 1st Can Ed. Original Wraps. As New.

$25.00

Stones on Water

By Solway, David

Oakville, ON: Mosaic Press, 1972. Poems by a Canadian writer some inspired by his visits to Greece. "This book is affectionately dedicated to all the resolute and imaginative liars that I met in the island of Alonissos." Author inscription "For Lillian from David.... Toronto April 8/86" 52p.. Signed by Author. 1st.Can Ed.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$25.00

Frost on the Window and Other Poems

By Stewart,Mary

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1990. "Classical legend and location, myth and magic, birds and animals and the love of natural beauty ..."l Exceptionally neat copy, dj is price clipped else fine . 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Near Fine - Price Clipped.

$75.00

Bedrock
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Bedrock

By Solway, David [Andreas Karavis]

Montreal: Signal Editions/ Vehicule Press, 1993. "This collection of poetry was inspired by stays on various Greek islands and by the work of several poets the author has known and admired - Nikos Gatsos, Henrik Nordtbrand, and Andreas Karavis. As with all books of travel poetry, "Bedrock" is a marriage of subject and object, self and other." Errata sheet laid. 105p ( NOTE "Andreas Karavis" is the fictional Greek alter ego of Solway himself). 1st Can Ed. Soft Cover. As New.

$35.00

The Angels Knocking on the Tavern Door: Thirty Poems of Hafez
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The Angels Knocking on the Tavern Door: Thirty Poems of Hafez

By Hafez (Robert Bly & Leonard Lewisohn)

New York: Harper, 2008. The great Persian poet Hafez is so beloved in Iran that almost every family there keeps his Divan close at hand. For some fifteen years, esteemed American poet and author Robert Bly has worked with the great Islamic scholar Leonard Lewisohn to produce this translation, which for the first time captures Hafez's nimbleness, his fierce humor, his astonishing range of thought, and his delight in love--enabling English speakers to fully appreciate the true genius of this master of the ghazal form, one of the greatest inventions in the history of poetry. 114p.. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. New/New.

$50.00

Songs of the Kisaeng
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Songs of the Kisaeng

By Contogenis, Constantine [trans]

Brockport, NY: BOA, 1997. Original Korean poems, written by famous Courtesan during the 16th and 17th centuries now in English translations.[Series: New American Translations (Book 10)]. First Edition. As New/As New. Illus. by Kim won-Suk.

$45.00

Za Chwile

By Osiecka, Agnieszka

Lodz: Prospero , 2001. Poems illustrated by Magdalena Katbowiak. 207p. illus .col. Agnieszka Osiecka (9 October 1936 - 7 March 1997) was a poet, writer, author of theatre and television screenplays, film director and journalist. She was a prominent Polish songwriter, having authored the lyrics to more than 2000 songs, and is considered an icon of Polish culture.[Only 5 copies in WorldCat] . First Edition. Hardcover. As New.

$55.00

Leonard Cohen: Selected Poems 1956-1968

By Cohen, Leonard

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1971. A selection from earlier books plus some new poems. Winner of the 1968 Governor General's Awards, which he refused to accept. Clean, tight unmarked copy, spine slightly sunfaded. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$65.00

Dark Swirl
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Dark Swirl

By Dabydeen, Cyril

Leeds: Peepal Tree, 1989. Guyanese-Canadian author. 1st UK Ed.. Original Wraps. As New.

$20.00

Via Diaz (Essential Poets Series 42)

By Perticarini, Romano

Toronto: Guernica Editions, 1989. Italian poetry translated into English by Carlo Giacoobe. Parallel Italian and English text 153p.. 1st Can Ed. Softcover. As New.

$17.50

Station Island [IN ITALIAN]

By Heaney, Seamus

Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori, 1995. A Cura di Gabriella Morisco. Traduzioni di Gabriella Morisco e Anthony Oldcorn. 170p. Spine slightly age toned, else fine. . First Thus. French Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by Trans. Gabriella Morisco.

$20.00

Nettles: Poems
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Nettles: Poems

By Khoury-Ghata, Venus

St Paul,MN: Graywolf Press, 2008. Venus Khoury-Ghata is a Lebanese poet and novelist. "In "Nettles" Venus Khoury-Ghata brings her impulses for lyric poetry and for stark narrative together into five enchanting sequences. Each confronts the realities of womanhood, immigration, and cultural conflict with an imagination and history born from both the Arabic and French languages. In a masterly translation by Marilyn Hacker, Nettles gives American readers this utterly original, indispensable poetry." 219p. A bookplate inside the front cover states that it was awarded the "Griffin Trust" International Award for Poetry . First Pbk.Ed.. Soft Cover. As New.

$25.00

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