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Angular Desire Selected Poems and Prose
ISBN: PB: 9781784109257, Carcanet, March 2020
220 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The first Western edition of the poetry of the great anglophone poet of postcolonial India, Srinivas Rayaprol.
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£16,99
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Brotherton Prize Anthology
ISBN: PB: 9781784109233, Carcanet, March 2020
144 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
An anthology to celebrate the winner, shortlisted poets and other contributors to the first Brotherton Prize, presented by the University of Leeds Poetry Centre.
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£12,99
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New Selected Poems
ISBN: PB: 9781784109066, Carcanet, March 2020
160 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
A new and thoroughly revised selection of Christina Rossetti's poems, with an introduction from Rachel Mann.
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Air Year
ISBN: PB: 9781784109028, Carcanet, February 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The sixth collection from award-winning poet and dramatist Caroline Bird.
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£9,99
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Emperors
ISBN: PB: 9781784109103, Carcanet, February 2020
64 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
"Later Emperors", the second Carcanet collection from Canadian poet and critic Evan Jones, is a catalogue of ambition and failure: historical figures – emperors, historians, moralists – are brought back to life and consider the world in which we live...
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Sky Burial New and Selected Poems
ISBN: PB: 9781784108229, Carcanet, February 2020
160 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
In 1995 Carcanet published "The Exact Change Yearbook" edited by Carcanet poet Michael Palmer and by Peter Gizzi, then at the beginning of his career. The issue featured writing by Gertrude Stein, Barbara Guest, Jack Spicer (whose work Gizzi has edit...
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£14,99
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In Praise of Annada, Volume 2 Murty Classical Library of India 25
ISBN: HB: 9780674970984, Harvard University Press, January 2020
400 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
In 1752, the Bengali poet Bharatchandra Ray completed a long narrative poem dedicated to the glory of Annada, the consort of Shiva and the divinity who, as her name proclaims, "bestows the bounty of rice". A poet well-versed in Sanskrit, Persian, an...
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£28,95
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Epic of Ram, Volume 5 Murty Classical Library of India 24
ISBN: HB: 9780674986145, Harvard University Press, January 2020
416 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"The Epic of Ram" presents a new translation of the Ramcaritmanas of Tulsidas (1543-1623). Written in Avadhi, a literary dialect of classical Hindi, the poem has become the most beloved retelling of the ancient Ramayana story across northern India. A...
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£28,95
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History of Akbar, Volume 6 Murty Classical Library of India 23
ISBN: HB: 9780674986138, Harvard University Press, January 2020
688 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm, 7 maps
"Akbarnama", or "The History of Akbar", by Abu'l-Fazl (d. 1602), is one of the most important works of Indo-Persian history and a touchstone of prose artistry. Marking a high point in a long, rich tradition of Persian historical writing, it served as...
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Waiting on the Opposite Stage Collected Poems
ISBN: HB: 9780857426901, Seagull Books, January 2020
456 pp., 21.5x12.7 cm
With poignancy and skill, Heiner Muller's "Waiting on the Opposite Stage" comprises a personal retelling not only of post-war German history but also of the communist spirit and pathos that gave rise to the Berlin Wall and its fall. The overarching i...
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