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Items added to the Poetry Library in March 2015 | 04-Apr-15

Here is a list of items added to our collection in March 2015 and now available for reference or loan.

Children's Collections 

On the edge of consciousness / Janet Tan.
Tan, Janet
[Place of publication not identified] : MetaPlume, [2013]
27 pages ; 23 cm

Woozy the Wizard : a broom to go zoom / by Elli Woollard ; illustrated by Al Murphy.
Woollard, Elli
London : Faber & Faber, 2015.
59 pages : colour illustrations ; 19 cm.


Young Adult Collection

When life gives you lemons : a book of poetry for teenagers and young adults / De'Onte Lemons.
Lemons, De'Onte
[Place of publication not identified] : Xlibris, [2011]
82 pages ; 23 cm



Adult Collections (listed alphabetically by author):

Anderson, Erik
The poetics of trespass / Erik Anderson.
Los Angeles : Otis Books | Seismicity Editions, 2010.
101 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm

Ashbery, John
Collected French translations : prose / John Ashbery ; edited by Rosanne Wasserman and Eugene Richie.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2014.
xxiii, 400 pages ; 24 cm.

Ballard, Anne
Family division / Anne Ballard.
London : Rafael Q Publishers, [2015]
34 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 21 cm

Banks, Iain
Poems / Iain Banks and Ken MacLeod.
London : Little, Brown, 2015.
x, 162 pages ; 21 cm

Baraka, Amiri
SOS : poems, 1961-2013 / Amiri Braka ; selected by Paul Vangelisti.
First edition.
New York, NY : Grove Press, [2014]
xxviii, 531 pages ; 24 cm

Barnett, Richard
Seahouses / Richard Barnett
First edition.
Scarborough : Valley Press, 2015.
46 pages ; 20 cm

Barraclough, Simon
Sunspots / Simon Barraclough.
London : Penned in the Margins, 2015.
105 pages ; 23 cm

Bennett, Denise
Parachute silk / Denise Bennett.
Nr Kingsbridge, Devon, UK : Oversteps Books, 2015.
51 pages ; 21 cm

Bhatt, Sujata
Poppies in translation / Sujata Bhatt ; with illustrations by Hans Wap.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2015.
135 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm

Braun, Volker
Rubble flora : selected poems / Volker Braun ; translated by David Constantine and Karen Leeder.
London, New York, Calcutta ; Seagull Books, 2014.
xxiv, 144 pages ; 23 cm

Burns, Elizabeth
A scarlet thread / Elizabeth Burns.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2014.
[12] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Byrne, James
White coins / James Byrne.
Todmorden, UK : Arc Publications, [2015]
87 pages ; 22 cm
Candana, AmarajiÌ?ta

F??S? ?? = Wear me / Amarjit Chandan ; selection & translation, Christina Linardaki, Andreas Pitsillides ; introduction,
Katerina Aggelaki-Rooke.
Athens : Mandragoras Publications, 2014.
51 pages ; 25 cm

Carson, Anne
Short talks / Anne Carson ; with a new afterword by the author and a new introduction by Margaret Christakos.
Brick Books Classics first edition
London, Ontario : Brick Books, 2015, c1992, 2015.

Catling, B.
Thyhand / B. Catling.
London : Alfred David Editions, 2001.
16 unnumbered pages ; 18 cm.

Chamberlain, Brenda
Brenda Chamberlain [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Coates, Carole
Crazy days / Carole Coates.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2014.
[14] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Colton, Julian
Cold light of morning / Julian Colton.
Sittingbourne : Cultured Llama Publishing, 2015.
xi, 74 pages ; 21 cm.

Corfield Carr, Holly
Mine / Holly Corfield Carr.
[Bristol] : Spike Island, c2014.
30 pages : illustrated in colour and black & white ; 20 cm.

Costello, David J.
Human engineering / David J. Costello.
Nottingham, England : Thynks Publications, 2013.
v, 26 pages ; 21 cm

Dennehy, Seán
No poetry / Seán Dennehy.
Dublin, Ireland : QS Press, 2013.
26 pages ; 21 cm

Dennison, John
Otherwise / John Dennison.
Manchester: Carcanet, 2015.
61 pages ; 22 cm

Edgar, Barry
The Barry Edgar picture books.
[Leeds] : KRAX, c1982.
[14] pages : black & white photographs ; 12 cm.

Eliot, T. S. (letters)
The letters of T. S. Eliot. Volume 3, 1926-1927 / edited by Valerie Eliot and John Haffenden ; [T. S. Eliot]
London : Faber and Faber, 2012
xxxv, 954, [8] p. of plates.

The letters of T. S. Eliot. Volume 4, 1928-1929 / edited by Valerie Eliot and John Haffenden ; [T. S. Eliot]
London : Faber and Faber, 2013.
xxxv, 826 pages, [8] pages of plates : black and white illustrations ; 24 cm.

The letters of T. S. Eliot. Volume 5, 1930-1931 / edited by Valerie Eliot and John Haffenden ; [T. S. Eliot]
London : Faber and Faber, 2014.
lxi, 862 pages, [8] pages of plates : black and white illustrations ; 24 cm

Ely, Steve
Englaland / Steve Ely.
Ripon : Smokestack Books, [2015]
200 pages ; 20 cm

Essbaum, Jill
Necropolis / Jill Alexander Essbaum ; foreword by Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner.
Houston, TX : neoNuma Arts, [2008]
70 pages ; 22 cm

Essex, David
Travelling tinker man & other rhymes / David Essex ; illustrations by Carlotta Christy.
London : Head of Zeus, 2015.
ix, 159 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm

Etkind, Michael
A gust of wind / Michael Etkind ; translated into German by Verena Stalder.
First edition
Switzerland : Verena Stalder, 2015
77 pages ; 20 cm.

Farrell, Nell
Mermaids and other devices / Nell Farrell.
Macclesfield : Moormaid Press, 2015.
32 pages : 21 cm

Feinstein, Elaine
Portraits / Elaine Feinstein.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2015.
59 pages ; 22 cm

Fisher, John
America and the rest of it / John C.V. Fisher.
United Kingdom : Chupmunkapublishing, [2015]
46 pages ; 21 cm

Fixter, Janice
A kind of slow motion : poetry / Janice Fixter.
[London?] : tall-lighthouse, c2007.
57 pages ; 21 cm

Frank, Edwin
Snake train : poems, 1984-2013 / Edwin Frank.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
139 pages ; 22 cm

Fujioka, Toshiko
Knocking on the door and... [poem card]
London : Abacus, [1994?]

Mellow ripe wine [poem card]
London : Abacus, [1994?]
Page 4 of 9 04/04/2015
Yukitsuri [poem card]
London : Abacus, [1994?]

Geyer, Richard
The madhouse poems of Richard Creech / Richard Geyer.
Second edition.
Adrian, Michigan, USA : Piano Wire Press, 2014.
244 pages ; 18 cm

Temperance poems to defeat Satan / Richard Geyer.
Illustrated edition.
Adrian, Michigan, USA : Piano Wire Press, 2014.
40 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm

Gilson, William
Monkey puzzle / William Gilson.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2015.
[16] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Gizzi, Peter
In defense of nothing : selected poems, 1987-2011 / Peter Gizzi.
Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, c2014.
223 pages ; 22 cm.

Gohorry, John
The age of Saturn / John Gohorry.
Nottingham : Shoestring Press, 2011
245 pages ; 25 cm

Greenberg, Arielle
Home birth : a poemic / Arielle Greenberg & Rachel Zucker.
[Place of publication not identified] : 1913 Press, [2011]
201 pages ; 18 cm

Hagan, Jackie
Some people have too many legs / Jackie Hagan.
Salford, Gtr Manchester : Flapjack Press, 2015.
46 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 20 cm

Halahmy, Miriam
Eye witness / Miriam Halahmy.
London : Rafael Q Publishers, [2015]
34 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 21 cm

Hamill, Sam
Animae / Sam Hamill.
Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, c1980.
70 pages ; 21 cm.

Harrington, Janice N.
Even the hollow my body made is gone : poems / by Janice N. Harrington ; foreword by Elizabeth Spires.
Rochester, NY : BOA Editions, Ltd., c2007.
85 p. ; 23 cm.

Hawkins, Ralph
It looks like an island but sails away / Ralph Hawkins.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
121 pages ; 22 cm

Hill, Selima
Jutland / Selima Hill.
Tarset, Northumberland : Bloodaxe Books, 2015.
111 pages ; 20 cm.

Hirshfield, Jane
The beauty / Jane Hirshfield
Tarset, Northumberland : Bloodaxe Books, 2015.
103 pages ; 22 cm.

Humphreys, Emyr
Emyr Humphreys [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Jones, Glyn
Glyn Jones [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Jones, Gwyn
Gwyn Jones [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Jones, Jack
Jack Jones [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Keith, Pauline
By the light of day / Pauline Keith.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2014.
[16] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Kelly, Sean
Cavalries of love / Sean Kelly.
Dublin, Ireland : QS Press, 2013.
27 pages ; 21 cm

De La Serna, Ramón Gómez
Greguerías : Ramón Gómez de la Serna / translated from the Spanish by Guy Bennett.
Los Angeles : Mindmade Books, 2014.
27 pages ; 22 cm

Lehane, Dorothy
Ephemeris / Dorothy Lehane.
Rugby : Nine Arches Press, 2014.
65 pages ; 22 cm.

Lemons, De'Onte
When life gives you lemons : a book of poetry for teenagers and young adults / De'Onte Lemons.
[Place of publication not identified] : Xlibris, [2011]
82 pages ; 23 cm

Liardet, Tim
The world before snow / Tim Liardet.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2015.
77 pages ; 22 cm

Lowery, Owen
Rego retold : poems in response to works by Paula Rego / Owen Lowery ; foreword, Deryn Rees-Jones.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2015.
127 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 22 cm

Machado, Antonio
A voice in time : a selection of poems / by Antonio Machado ; translated by Patrick Early.
[Place of publication not identified] : Our Glass Publishing, 2014.
198 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 20 cm

McGough, Roger
It never rains / Roger McGough.
London : Penguin Books, 2014.
ix, 86 pages : black & white illustrations ; 18 cm.

Milbank, John
The dances of Albion : a poetic topography / John Milbank.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
90 pages ; 22 cm

Miller, Sarah
Selkie singing at the passing place / Sarah Miller & Melanie Rees.
Salford, Gtr Manchester : Flapjack Press, 2015.
92 pages : portraits (black and white) ; 20 cm

Miura, Isao
Sketches from the poem road : after Matsuo Basho's The narrow road to the deep north / Isao Miura & Chris Beckett.
London : Hagi Press, 2015.
38 unnumbered pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 x 31 cm

Morley, David
The invisible gift : selected poems / David Morley ; images, Peter Blegvad.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2015.
146 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm

Morrison, Blake
Shingle Street / Blake Morrison.
London : Chatto & Windus, 2015.
53 pages : 22 cm.

Muldoon, Paul
One thousand things worth knowing / Paul Muldoon.
London : Faber & Faber, 2015.
117 pages ; 23 cm

Nanton, Philip
Island voices / by Philip Nanton ; art by booops ; introduced by Emmanuel 'Fish-head' DeFreitas, Chief of Police (Rtd.).
London ; Trafalgar, Dominica : Papillotte Press, 2014.
66 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm

Ngai, Sianne
Discredit
Providence, Rhode Island : Burning Deck, 1997
c.32 p.

Ní Chuilleanáin, Eiléan
The boys of Bluehill / Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin ; editor, Peter Fallon.
Oldcastle, County Meath, Ireland : Gallery Books, 2015.
67 pages ; 22 cm

Norris, Leslie
Leslie Norris [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

O'Brien, Geoffrey
In a mist / Geoffrey O'Brien.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
81 pages ; 22 cm

O'Brien, Sean
The beautiful librarians / Sean O'Brien.
London : Picador, [2015]
66 pages ; 20 cm

Ormond, John
John Ormond [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Ormsby, Frank
Goat's milk : new & selected poems / Frank Ormsby ; introduction by Michael Longley.
Tarset, Northumberland : Bloodaxe Books, 2015.
103 pages ; 22 cm.

Parker, Bobby
Blue movie / Bobby Parker.
Rugby : Nine Arches Press, 2014.
63 pages ; 22 cm.

Reece, Spencer
The clerk's tale : poems / Spencer Reece.
Boston, Massachusetts : Houghton Mifflin Company, c2004.
xiii, 65 ; 23 cm.

Richards, Alun
Alun Richards [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Riley, Peter
Due north / Peter Riley.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
101 pages ; 22 cm

Robinson, Barbara
A touch of nature / Barbara E. Robinson.
Nottingham, England : Thynks Publications, 2013.
iv, 26 pages ; 21 cm

Roe, Sue
The magpie / Sue Roe ; with illustrations by Kate Hardy.
Walthamstow [London] : Paekakariki Press, 2014.
32 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm

Routh, Jane
The white silence / Jane Routh.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2014.
[15] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Russell, James
Neurotrash / James Russell.
Timperley, Altrincham : Like This Press, 2013.
50 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 22 cm

Saponia, Clare
The oranges of revolution / Clare Saponia.
Ripon : Smokestack Books, [2015]
145 pages ; 20 cm

Scott, Jack Piers
A day without olives is like a day / Jack Piers Scott.
[Place of publication not identified] : Corporeal, 2013.
51 unnumbered pages ; 17 cm

Scowcroft, Ron
Moon garden / Ron Scowcroft.
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2014.
[16] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Seth, Vikram
Summer requiem : a book of poems / Vikram Seth.
London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2015.
66 pages ; 23 cm.

Shannon, Patrick
Colours IV / Patrick Shannon.
Middlesbrough : Mudfog Press, 2015.
32 pages ; 20 cm.

Shirra, Aileen
The tumbrel of time / Aileen Shirra.
Nottingham, England : Thynks Publications, 2013.
iv, 24 pages ; 22 cm

Silkin, John
Complete poems / Jon Silken ; edited by Jon Glover and Kathryn Jenner.
Manchester : Northern House in association with Carcanet Press, 2015.
cv, 915 pages ; 22 cm

Skinner, Richard
Terrace / Richard Skinner.
Rippon : Smokestack Books, 2015.
33 pages ; 20 cm.

Smith, Pete
Bindings with discords / Pete Smith.
Bristol, United Kingdom : Shearsman Books, 2015.
122 pages ; 22 cm

Smith, Tracy K.
Duende : poems / by Tracy K. Smith
St Paul, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, 2007
87 p.

Starkie, Stephen
Everyone dreams / Stephen Starkie
Second extended edition.
[Leeds] : KRAX, c1980, 1981.
[14] pages : black & white illustrations ; 11 cm.

Thomas, Gwyn
Gwyn Thomas [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Thomas, R. S.
R. S. Thomas [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Thurston, Nick
Reading the remove of literature / Nick Thurston ; edited with an introduction by Craig Dworkin.
York, England : Information as Material, [2006]
287 pages ; 23 cm

Tripp, John
John Tripp [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Turner, James
A chance of love : sonnets of two decades / James Turner.
Nr Kingsbridge, Devon, UK : Oversteps Books, 2015.
51 pages ; 21 cm

Updike, John
Tossing and turning: poems
London : Andre Deutsch, 1977
90 p.

Webb, Harri
Harri Webb [postcard]
Cardiff : Academi, [2010]

Whipple, George
The colour of memory : and other poems / George Whipple ; general editor, John Flood.
First edition.
[Manotick, Ontario] : Penumbra Press, [2009]
144 pages : illustrations (black and white), portrait ; 23 cm

The language tree in winter : new and collected poems / George Whipple ; general editor, John Flood.
First edition.
[Manotick, Ontario] : Penumbra Press, [2014]
119 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm

Tom Thomson : and other poems / George Whipple ; general editor, John Flood.
First edition.
[Manotick, Ontario] : Penumbra Press, [2000]
144 pages : illustrations (black and white), portrait ; 23 cm

Williams, Raymond
Raymond Williams [postcard]


Adult Anthologies (listed alphabetically by title):

Between page and screen / by Amaranth Borsuk and Brad Bouse.
Los Angeles, CA : Siglio Press, 2012.
19 unnumbered leaves : all illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm

I am become words : poetry, science and transformation [compact disc] / welcome and introduction by Lorraine Mariner ; featuring Dorothy London : Southbank Centre, 2014.
LOL : (Laugh Out Loud With Love) / Mike Johnson et al.
Nottingham, England : Thynks Publications, 2013.
vi, 41 pages ; 21 cm

Outlook variable : poems about weather / edited by Joy Howard.
Keighley, West Yorkshire : Grey Hen Press, 2014.
49 pages ; 18 cm.

Paper ship : poems from Turkey / by Gökçenur Ç., Efe Duyan, Adnan Özer, Gonca Özmen.
[Aberystwyth, Wales, UK] : Literature Across Frontiers ; [Edinburgh] : Scottish Poetry Library ; Istanbul : Delta Publishing,
2013.
45 unnumbered pages : illustrations (Black and white), portraits ; 21 cm

The Penguin book of Russian poetry / edited by Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk and Irina Mashinski ; with introductory notes to the individual UK : Penguin Books, 2015.
xix, 572 pages ; 20 cm
S/S/Y/K (5)
[Norwich] : Egg Box Publishing, [2013].
77 pages : colour illustrations ; 21 cm.

Shades of meaning : poems about colours / edited by Joy Howard.
Keighley, West Yorkshire : Grey Hen Press, 2014.
45 pages ; 18 cm.

The sonnets / by Stéphane Mallarme ; translated by Marshall Hryciuk.
Toronto, ON, Canada : Imago Press, [2011]
107 pages ; 18 cm

A storm is brewing / poems by Kristina Rungano.
Harare : Zimbabwe Publishing House, 1984.
iv, 90 pages ; 19 cm

Transitions : poems about the seasons / edited by Joy Howard.
Keighley, West Yorkshire : Grey Hen Press, 2014.
49 pages ; 18 cm.

Ware Poets 15th competition anthology, 2013 / judged by Susan Utting.
Ware, Herts : The Rockingham Press for Ware Poets, 2013.
35 pages ; 21 cm



Books About Poetry

Criticsm (listed alphabetically by author):

Hofmann, Michael
Where have you been? : selected essays / Michael Hofmann.
London : Faber & Faber 2015
xi, 285 pages ; 24 cm

Kennedy-Andrews, Elmer
Northern Irish poetry : the American connection / Elmer Kennedy-Andrews.
Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
vii, 296 pages ; 23 cm

Perloff, Marjorie
Poetics in a new key : interviews and essays / Marjorie Perloff ; edited by David Jonathan Y. Bayot.
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
xviii, 242 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 23 cm

The poetics of indeterminacy : Rimbaud to Cage / Marjorie Perloff ; general editors, Marjorie Perloff, Rainer Rumold.
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 1999.
xvi, 346 pages ; 23 cm


Poets on Poetry (listed alphabetically by author):

Howe, Susan
Spontaneous particulars : the telepathy of archives / Susan Howe.
First edition.
New York : Christine Burgin Gallery ; New Directions, [2014]
79 pages : facsimiles (colour) ; 21 cm

Mahon, Derek
Red sails / Derek Mahon.
Oldcastle, County Meath, Ireland : Gallery Press, 2014.
95 pages ; 22 cm


History

Nelson, Helena
The HappenStance story. Chapter nine, The last chapter / Helena Nelson.
Glenrothes, Fife : HappenStance, 2015.
32 pages : black & white illustrations, 22 cm.

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