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Items added to the Poetry Library in August 2014 | 29-Sep-14

Here is a list of items added to our collection in August 2014 and now available for reference or loan.

Children's Collections (listed alphabetically by author):

Alborough, Jez
Nat the cat's sunny smile / Jez Alborough.
London : Doubleday, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, 2013.
30 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations, 29 cm.

Bazley, Julian
Who is ... the Brilliant Fish? ; followed by ... The Brilliant Fish and the clumsy octopus / [by Julian Bazley ; with illustrations
by Colin Pells].
Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire : Matador, [2013]
39 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm

Bober, Natalie S.
Papa is a poet : a story about Robert Frost / Natalie S. Bober ; illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon.
First edition.
New York : Christy Ottaviano Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2013.
36 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.

Cousins, Lucy.
Peck peck peck / Lucy Cousins.
London : Walker Books, 2013.
28 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm.

Crossan, Sarah.
The weight of water / Sarah Crossan.
London : Bloomsbury, 2013, c2012.
227 pages ; 20 cm.

Frost, Helen
Step gently out / poem by Helen Frost ; photographs by Rick Lieder.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, c2012.
[24] pages : colour illustrations ; 24 x 26 cm.

Hissey, Jane
Ruby, Blue and Blanket / Jane Hissey.
Brighton : Scribblers, [2013].
24 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 27 cm

Lee, Mark
20 big trucks in the middle of the street / Mark Lee ; illustrated by Kurt Cyrus.
1st ed.
Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.
[30] unnumbered pages : col. ill. ; 30 cm.

Meeuwissen, Tony
Remarkable animals : 1000 amazing amalgamations / Tony Meeuwissen.
London : Frances Lincoln, c2008, c1997.
1 v. (unpaged) : colour illustations ; 13 x 17 cm.

Moss, Lloyd
Zin! zin! zin! : a violin / by Lloyd Moss ; illustrated by Marjorie Priceman.
New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2000, c1995.
28 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.

Nichols, Grace
Paint me a poem : new poems inspired by paintings and sculptures in Tate / Grace Nichols
London : A & C Black, 2004
96 p.

Put, Klaartje van der.
Little horse : finger puppet book / [illustrated by Klaartje van der Put].
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2013.
[12] pages : colour illustrations ; 11 x 11 cm.

Little polar bear : finger puppet book / [illustrated by Klaartje van der Put].
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2009.
[12] pages : colour illustrations ; 11 x 11 cm.

Little zebra : finger puppet book / [illustrated by Klaartje van der Put].
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2013.
[12] pages : colour illustrations ; 11 x 11 cm.

Ray, J. Hamilton
Squirrels on skis / by J. Hamilton Ray ; illustrated by Pascal Lemaitre.
First edition.
New York : Random House Children's Books, [2013]
56 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.

Robinson, Hilary
Mixed up nursery rhymes / Hilary Robinson, [illustrations by] Liz Pichon.
London : Hodder Children's Books, 2013.
1 v. (unpaged) : colour illustations ; 30 cm.

Rumble, Coral
The adventure of the owl and the pussycat / written by Coral Rumble ; illustrated by Charlotte Cooke.
Bath : Parragon Books, 2013.
approximately 22 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 x 25 cm.

Sidman, Joyce
Meow ruff : a story in concrete poetry / written by Joyce Sidman ; illustrated by Michelle Berg.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
30 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 27 x 27 cm.

What the Heart Knows : chants, charms & blessings / by Newbery honor winner, Joyce Sidman ; illustrations by Caldecott
honor winner, Pamela Zagarenski.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2013]
65 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm

Teckentrup, Britta
The odd one out : a spotting book / Britta Teckentrup.
First edition.
Dorking, Surrey : Big Picture Press, 2014.
30 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm.

Vestergaard, Hope
Digger, dozer, dumper / Hope Vestergaard ; illustrated by David Slonim.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, c2013.
32 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm

Viggers, Katie
1 to 20 animals a plenty / by Katie Viggers.
[UK] : Eightbear Press, 2012.
44 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 23 x 23 cm.
Walker, Rob D.

Mama says : a book of love for mothers and sons / by Rob D. Walker ; illustrations by Leo & Diane Dillon.
New York : Blue Sky Press, c2009.
26 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 32 cm.

Happy Zappa Cat / Steve Webb ; illustrated by Magali le Huche.
London : Simon and Schuster, 2014.
29 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 25 x 28 cm.

Whelan, Gloria
Queen Victoria's bathing machine / words by Gloria Whelan ; pictures by Nancy Carpenter.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2014]
32 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.

Zuckerberg, Randi
Dot. / Randi Zuckerberg ; illustrated by Joe Berger.
London : Picture Corgi, Random House, 2013.
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 26 cm.


Children's Anthologies (listed alphabetically by title):

Anthologise : The poetry of earth is never dead / an anthology of ecology poetry [selected] by Monkton Senior School.
London : Picador, 2013.
xvi, 77 pages : black and white illustrations ; 20 cm.


Adult Collections (listed alphabetically by author):

Ashbery, John (criticism of)
Blue sonata : the poetry of John Ashbery / by Jeremy Reed.
[Place of publication not identified]: Privately printed, 1994.
11 pages ; 20 cm

Asturias, Miguel Ángel
Asturias' Clearvigil in Spring : a Mayan myth / authorized English translation of Miguel Ángel Asturias' "Clarivigilia
Primaveral"; by Robert Lebling.
[Place of publication not identified] : [the translator?], c2012.
84 pages ; 23 cm.

Barlow, Mike
Nothing about to happen / Mike Barlow.
[Place of publication not identified] : Wayleave Press, [2012]
20 pages ; 21 cm

Bassani, Giorgio
Rolls Royce and other poems / Giorgio Bassani ; introduction by Northrop Frye.
Toronto : Aya Press, 1982.
45 pages : ill. ; 23 cm.

Bataille, Georges
Louis XXX : The little one, and, The tomb of Louis XXX / translated and commentary by Stuart Kendall.
London : Equus Press, c2013.
142 pages : ill.; 18 cm.

Borges, Jorge Luis
The book of sand and Shakespeare's memory / Jorge Luis Borges ; translated with an afterword by Andrew Hurley.
London : Penguin, 2001, c1998.
158 pages ; 20 cm.

Burn, Sean
People are their own dreams / Sean Burn ; edited by Dr. Simon Jenner.
London : Survivors' Press, 2011.
30 pages ; 21 cm

Byrne, Mairéad
The best of (what's left of) heaven / Mairéad Byrne.
Baltimore : Publishing Genius, 2010.
208 pages ; 18 cm.

Cair, Judith
The ship's eye / Judith Cair.
Brighton : Pighog Press, 2013.
36 pages ; 26 cm

Carson, Malcolm
Cleethorpes comes to Paris : poems / by Malcolm Carson.
Nottingham : Shoestring Press, 2014.
11 pages ; 21 cm

Césaire, Aimé
The original 1939 notebook of A return to the native land : bilingual edition / Aimé Césaire ; translated and edited by A.
James Arnold and Clayton Eshleman.
Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University, c2013.
xxii, 73 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

Charde, Sharon
Branch in his hand / Sharon Charde.
Omaha, Nebraska : Backwaters Press, 2008.
100 pages ; 23 cm.

Cleary, Brendan
Face / Brendan Cleary.
Brighton, England : Pighog Press, 2013.
66 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 23 cm

Copeland, Richard
This is not a sonnet / Richard Copeland ; edited by Roy Birch.
London : Survivors' Poetry, 2009.
46 pages ; 21 cm

Crot, Frances
Xena : Warrior Princess : the seven curses / by Frances Crot ; with illustrations by various hands ; plus Xena's annotations
transcribed by Nrou Mrobaak.
Cambridge : Critical Documents, 2012.
85 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 21 cm

Crot, Francis
Sea adventures, or, pond life / Harvey Joseph & Lindsay James.
Cork, Ireland : RunAmok, 2012.
28 unnumbered pages ; 25 cm

Crot, Francis
We are real : a history / by Colleen Hind & Pocahontas Mildew.
Cambridge : Critical Documents, [2012]
41 pages : portraits (black and white) ; 14 cm

Dawes, Kwame
Kwame Dawes [compact disc] : reading from his poems / Kwame Dawes.
Stroud, Gloucestershire : Poetry Archive, 2012.

Etter, Carrie
Homecoming / Carrie Etter.
Chicago : Dancing Girl Press & Studio, 2013.
28 unnumbered pages ; 20 cm

Gebbie, Vanessa
The half-life of fathers / Vanessa Gebbie.
Brighton : Pighog Press, 2013.
35 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 26 cm

Hegley, John
Saint and Blurry [compact disc] / John Hegley
Salem, Mass. : Rykodisc, p1993.

Hill, Geoffrey
Clavics : the daybooks IV / Geoffrey Hill.
London : Enitharmon Press, 2011.
42 pages : illustrations (black and white), plan ; 23 cm

Hill, Lydia
Fishing for potatoes / Lydia Hill ; edited by Peter Carpenter.
London : Survivors' Press, 2010.
37 pages ; 21 cm

Hopkins, Neil
My antique globe / Neil Hopkins ; edited by Roy Birch.
London : Survivors' Press, 2008.
48 pages ; 21 cm

Horace
'Ye're there Horace!' : Horace's first buik o satires owerset an adaptit intil Scots / bi Rab Wilson.
Dumfries : Roncadora Press, [2010]
68 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm

Horgan, Joseph
The year I loved England / Joseph Horgan and Antony Owen ; photographs by Rangzeb Hussain.
Brighton, England : Pighog Press, 2014.
79 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm

Houen, Alex
Rouge states / Alex Houen.
Old Hunstanton, Norfolk : Oystercatcher Press, 2014.
28 pages ; 21 cm

Hudspith, Helen
Sleeping with the snow queen / Helen Hudspith ; edited by Maggie Sullivan.
London : Survivors' Press, 2009.
28 pages ; 21 cm

Innes, Trevor
Finding your selves / Trevor Innes ; edited by Peter Street.
London : Survivors' Press, 2011.
48 pages ; 21 cm

Jackson
Lemon oil : poems / Jackson.
Western Australia : Mulla Mulla Press, 2013.
v, 111 pages ; 22 cm.

James, Bruce
Songs from silence / Bruce James ; edited by Roy Birch.
London: Survivors' Press, 2009
103 pages ; 23 cm

Johns, Sue
Hush / Sue Johns.
London : Morgan's Eye Press, 2011.
45 pages ; 22 cm.

Larkin, Philip
Philip Larkin reads The less deceived [compact disc] / Philip Larkin.
London : Lost Noises Office, 2010.

MacGillivray
The last wolf of Scotland / MacGillivray.
Brighton, England : Pighog Press, 2013.
99 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 23 cm

Mahfouz, Sabrina
The clean collection : plays and poems : Dry ice, One hour only, Clean / Sabrina Mahfouz.
London : Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2014.
102, [24 unnumbered] pages : 20 cm.

Mason, Mala
The coming of the rains / Mala Mason.
London : Survivors' Press, 2010.
40 pages ; 21 cm

McMillan, Hugh
Caerlaverock / Hugh McMillan, Hugh Bryden.
[Dumfries : Roncadora Press, 2014?]
1 folded sheet (10 unnumbered pages) in envelope : illustration (black and white), 9 cm

Cairn : poems / by Hugh McMillan ; design by Hugh Bryden.
[Dumfries] : Roncadora Press, 2011.
1 folded sheet in envelope : illustrations (black and white), 36 x 30 cm, folded to 20 x 10 cm

Muldoon, Paul
Songs and sonnets / Paul Muldoon
London : Enitharmon Press, 2012.
47 pages ; 23 cm

Myers, Martin
Some circular walks in Sussex / Martin Myers.
Brighton : Pighog Press, 2013.
30 pages ; 26 cm

O'Loughlin, Pascal
Chocoholochismo / Pascal O'Loughlin.
[Place of Publication not identified] : zimZalla, [2014]
30 postcards in foil and paper wrapper : illustrations (colour) ; 12 x 16 cm

Powers, Kevin
Letter composed during a lull in the fighting / Kevin Powers.
London : Sceptre, 2014.
96 pages ; 23 cm.

Reed, Jeremy
For David Gascoyne's eightieth birthday / Jeremy Reed.
[Place of publication not identified]: Privately printed, 1996.
12 unnumbered pages ; 20 cm

Ritsos, Yannis
In secret : versions of Yannis Ritsos / David Harsent.
London : Enitharmon Press, 2012.
79 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 23 cm

Ritsos, Yannis
Yannis Ritsos: selected poems, 1938-1988 / edited and translated by Kimon Friar and Kostas Myrsiades ; with additional
translations by Athan Anagnostopoulos ... [et al.].
Brockport, N.Y. : BOA Editions, 1989.
xxii, 486 pages : illustrated ; 24 cm.

Roberts, Michèle
The dark and marvellous room : twenty four views / images - Caroline Isgar, text - Michèle Roberts.
London : Caroline Isgar & Michèle Roberts, 2013.
24 continuous fold-out postcards in enclosure : illustrations (colour) ; 13 x 18 cm

Ruthen, Philip
One hundred days war / Philip Ruthen.
Shrewsbury : Feather Books, [2010]
32 pages ; 22 cm

Shettar, Girija
This year, daffodils : a collection of haiku / Girija Shettar ; edited by Diana Webb.
London : Survivors' Press, 2010.
32 pages ; 21 cm

Stephenson, Sherwin
Lasting treasure : selected poems, 1947-1949 / Sherwin Stephenson ; edited by Tim Kearns, with a foreword by Joolz
Denby.
[UK] : ADG Publishing, 2013.
40 pages ; 22 cm.

Thomas, R. S.
R.S.Thomas: reading the poems [compact disc]
Caernarfon, Gwynedd : Sain, 1999

Tompkins, Venetia
Dark time begins to crack / Venetia Tompkins ; edited by Roy Birch.
London : Survivors' Press, 2011.
71 pages ; 23 cm

Trimble, Rhys
Hexerisk / Rhys Trimble.
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : The Knives, Forks and Spoons Press, 2014.
91 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm

Watson, Joanna
Inkblotting / Joanna Watson.
London : Survivors' Press; 2009.
68 pages ; 23 cm

Watts, Victor
Pearl : a modernised version of the Middle English poem / by Victor Watts ; with an introduction by Kathleen Raine and the
original text glossed and edited by David Fuller and Corrine Saunders.
London : Enitharmon, 2005.
91 pages ; 25 cm

Wells, Tim
The column inches : August 19th, 2014 / Tim Wells.
London : Sick Fly Publications, an imprint of Tangerine Press, [2014]
8 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm

White, Eric W.
Images of H.D. / Eric W. White. From The Mystery / H.D.
London : Enitharmon Press, 1976.
58 pages, 3 unnumbered pages of plates : portraits (black and white) ; 25 cm

Wilson, Rab
The Scot cycles [multimedia] / Rab Wilson, Ben Bryden.
Dumfries : Roncadora Press [2011]
44 unnumbered pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 16 cm + 2 CDs.


Adult Anthologies (listed alphabetically by title):

40 likely to die before 40 : an introduction to Alt Lit / edited by Cameron Pierce & Michael J Seidlinger.
[U.S.A.] : Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2014.
420 pages ; 21 cm.

The best of Poetry London : poetry and prose, 1988-2013 / selected and edited by Tim Dooley and Martha Kapos.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2014.
ix, 159 pages : facsimiles (black and white) ; 23 cm

Haiku in English : the first hundred years / Jim Kacian, editor-in-chief ; Philip Rowland and Allan Burns, editors ; with an Introduction by Billy First edition.
New York ; London : W. W. Norton & Company, [2013]
xxxvi, 424 pages ; 19 cm

I'll drown my book : conceptual writing by women / edited by Caroline Bergvall, Laynie Browne, Teresa Carmody, Vanessa Place.
First edition.
California : Les Figues Press, c2012.
455 pages : ill.; 23 cm.

If ever you go : a map of Dublin in poetry and song / edited by Pat Boran & Gerard Smyth.
Dublin, Ireland : Dedalus Press, 2014.
xxvi, 371 pages : maps (black and white) ; 22 cm.

Louis XXX : The little one, and, The tomb of Louis XXX / translated and commentary by Stuart Kendall.
London : Equus Press, c2013.
142 pages : ill.; 18 cm.

My voice : a decade of poems from the Poetry Translation Centre / edited by Sarah Maguire.
Hexham, Northumberland : Bloodaxe Books in association with the Poetry Translation Centre , 2014.
382 pages ; 24 cm

Our storeys : art and poetry in healthcare / Sue Ridge and John Davies.
Brighton : Pighog Press, 2014.
163 pages (2 folded) : illustrations (colour), map, plan ; 21 cm

Rising tides : 20th Century American women poets / edited by Laura Chester and Sharon Barba.
New York : Washington Square Press, 1973.
410 pages : ill.; 18 cm.

Time for song = Termyn rag kan : contemporary Cornish poetry.
London : Morgan's Eye Press, 2009.
61 pages ; 22 cm.


Books About Poetry:

Criticism (arranged by title):

The breaking of style : Hopkins, Heaney, Graham / Helen Vendler.
Vendler, Helen
Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1995.
x, 100 pages ; 22 cm.

Late modernist poetics : from Pound to Prynne / Anthony Mellors.
Mellors, Anthony
First digital edition.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press, 2011.
ix, 230 pages ; 22 cm.

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