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Items added to the Poetry Library in January 2016 | 11-Feb-16

Here is a list of items added to our collection in January 2016 and now available for reference or loan.


Children's Collections (arranged by author):

Bently, Peter
Captain Jack and the pirates / Peter Bentley [text] & Helen Oxenbury [illustrations].
2015
London : Puffin Books, c2015
28 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm

Crow, Kristyn
Zombelina / Kristyn Crow ; illustrated by Molly Idle.
2013
New York : Bloomsbury, c2013.
30 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm

Zombelina dances the Nutcracker / Kristyn Crow ; illustrated by Molly Idle.
2015
New York : Bloomsbury, c2015.
[30] unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm

Harley, Avis
Sea stars : saltwater poems
2006
Honesdale, Pa. : Wordsong, 2006
35 p.
Harrold, A.F.
Things you find in a poet's beard / poems by A.F. Harrold ; illustrations by Chris Riddell.
2015
Portishead : Burning Eye Books, c2015.
103 pages : black & white illustrations ; 23 cm.

Hegarty, Patricia
Tree / text by Patricia Hegarty ; illustrated by Britta Teckentrup.
2015
London : Little Tiger Kids, 2015.
26 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm

Hughes, Langston
Sail away / poems by Langston Hughes ; art by Ashley Bryan.
First edition.
2015
New York ; London : Athenaeum Books for Young Readers, [2015]
36 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm

Landsberry, Belinda
Anzac ted / Belinda Landsberry.
2014
Auckland, New Zealand : EK Books, 2014.
[29] unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 26 x 26 cm

Lyons, John
Dancing in the rain : a collection of poems for children / John Lyons.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
78 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 21 cm

McClure, Gillian
Mouse in the house / Gillian McClure.
2015
Halstead, Essex : Plaister Press, 2015.
[24] unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.

Murray, Laura
The gingerbread man loose in the school / Laura Murray ; illustrated by Mike Lowery.
2011
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, c2011.
[30] unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
Page 2 of 3 Date: 11/02/2016

Smallman, Steve
Poo in the zoo / Steve Smallman ; [illustrations] Ada Grey.
2015
London : Little Tiger Press, 2015.
24 [unnumbered pages] : colour illustrations ; 28 cm


Children's Anthologies (listed alphabetically by title):

CLiPPA Poetry Award 2015 : 16th July 2015, Dorfman Theatre, National Theatre.
[London] : [Centre for Literacy in Primary Education], 2015.
2015
6 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 21 cm.
Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2015 : winners.
2015
London : Poetry Society, [2015]
40 pages : portraits (black and white) ; 21 cm


Adult Collections (arranged by author):

Adcock, Fleur
Poems, 1960-2000 [e-book] / Fleur Adcock.
2000
Newcastle upon Tyne : Bloodaxe Books, 2000.
1 online resource

Agbabi, Patience
Bloodshot monochrome [e-book] / Patience Agbabi.
2008
Edinburgh : Canongate, 2008.
1 online resource

Telling tales / Patience Agbabi.
2014
Edinburgh : Canongate Books, 2014.
1 online resource

Ahmed, Akbar
Suspended somewhere between : a book of verse [e-book] / Akbar Ahmed.
[Oakland, CA] : PM Press, 2011.
2011
1 online resource

Akhtar, Sascha Aurora
199 Japanese names for Japanese trees / Sascha Aurora Akhtar.
2015
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2015.
195 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 22 cm

Ali, Kazim
The fortieth day : a book of verse [e-book] / Kazim Ali.
[Rochester, New York] : BOA Editions, 2014.
2014
1 online resource

Alleyne, Lauren K
Difficult fruit / Lauren K. Alleyne.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
74 pages; 21 cm

Allnutt, Geoff
The twat in the flat / written by Geoff Allnutt ; illustrated by Annabel Munn.
2015
Portishead : Burning Eye Books, 2015.
61 pages : illustrations (colour), portraits ; 22 cm

Apollinaire, Guillaume
Alcools [e-book] / Guillaume Apollinaire ; translated by Donald Revell.
2013
Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, 2013.
1 online resource

Bestiary, or, the procession of Orpheus [e-book] / Guillaume Apollinaire ; translated, with an essay, by X.J. Kennedy ; woodcuts by Raoul Dufy.
2011
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
1 online resource

Barlow, Mike
The folded moment / Mike Barlow.
2015
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2015.
16 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Barnard, Benno
A public woman : new and selected poems / Benno Barnard ; translated by David Colmer.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
100 pages ; 24 cm

Bilkau, Rebecca
Choosing new omens / Rebecca Bilkau.
2015
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2015.
[18] unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Bingham, Kate
Infragreen / Kate Bingham.
2015
Bridgend : Seren, 2015.
64 pages ; 22 cm.

Blakemore, A. K.
Humbert Summer / A. K. Blakemore.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
77 pages ; 24 cm

Bloch, Chana
Swimming in the rain : new and selected poems, 1980-2015 / Chana Bloch.
2015
Pittsburgh: Autumn House Press, [2015]
xii, 221 pages ; 22 cm

Bridgwater, Leanne
Confessions of a cyclist / Leanne Bridgewater.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
216 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 15 x 21 cm

Bromley, Carole
The stonegate devil / Carole Bromley.
2016
Sheffield : Smith/Doorstop, [2016]
70 pages ; 22 cm

Brown, Judy
Crowd sensations / Judy Brown.
2016
Bridgend, Wales : Seren, 2016
62 pages ; 22 cm.

Burns, Elizabeth
Clay / Elizabeth Burns.
2015
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2015.
22 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Cameron, Fiona
Bendigo / Fiona Cameron.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
82 pages ; 21 cm

Carson, Mike
Hove-to is a state of mind / Mike Carson.
2015
Lancaster : Wayleave, c2015.
15 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Case, Molly
Underneath the roses where I remembered everything / Molly Case.
2015
Portishead : Burning Eye Books, 2015.
55 pages ; 21 cm

Channer, Colin
Providential / Colin Channer.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
92 pages ; 21 cm

Clarke, A.C.
In the margin / A.C. Clarke.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
80 pages ; 22 cm

Craig, Adam
Year W / Adam Craig.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
51 pages ; 21 cm

Dabydeen, Cyril
God's spider / Cyril Dabydeen.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
86 pages ; 21 cm

Dodd, Chris
Feeding out the rope / Chris Dodd.
2015
Leiston, Suffolk : Smiths Knoll, 2015.
28 pages ; 21 cm.

Duckney, Kate
Ada in the shells / Kate Duckney.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
43 pages ; 15 x 21 cm

Elder, Neil
Codes of conduct / Neil Elder.
2016
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2016]
33 pages ; 21 cm

Evans, Kristian
Unleaving / Kristian Evans.
2015
Glenrothes, Fife : HappenStance, [2015]
28 pages ; 22 cm

Fortune, Jan
Edge / Jan Fortune.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
33 pages ; 21 cm

Foster-Morgan, David
Masculine happiness / David Foster-Morgan.
2015
Bridgend : Seren, 2015.
63 pages ; 22 cm.

Freind, Bill
American field couches / Bill Friend.
First edition.
2008
Buffalo, New York : BlazeVOX, [2008]
79 pages ; 24 cm

Gascoyne, David
La vie de l'homme est cette viande : et autres poèmes / David Gascoyne ; traduit de l'anglais par Blandine Longre ; avec des autotraductions de
David Gascoyne ; postface de Will Stone = Man's life is this meat : and other poems.
First bilingual edition.
2016
Paris ; London : Black Herald Press, 2016.
140 pages ; 21 cm

Gibson, Ted
Performance of angels : poems by a blind man to raise funds for the blind / Ted Gibson.
2015
Prenton, Birkenhead : Christine Carr, Crystal Word Processing, c2015.
40 pages ; 22 cm

Goldsmith, Kenneth
Capital / Kenneth Goldsmith.
2015
London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2015.
ix, 913 pages ; 27 cm

Graham, Millicent A.A.
The way home / Millicent A.A. Graham.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
56 pages ; 21 cm

Greaves, Stanley
Haiku / Stanley Greaves.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
62 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm

Griffiths, Steve
Late love poems / Steve Griffiths.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
58 pages ; 22 cm

Gulliver, Mavis
Waymarks / Mavis Gulliver.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
78 pages ; 22 cm

Henson, Keaton
Idiot verse / Keaton Henson.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
65 pages ; 23 cm

Hippolyte, Kendel
Night vision / Kendel Hippolyte.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
69 pages ; 21 cm

Ibrahiim, Khadijah
Another crossing / Khadijah Ibrahiim.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
107 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 21 cm

Jackson, Samantha
Small cries / Samantha Jackson.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
31 pages ; 21 cm

Jenkins, Alan
Paper-money lyrics / poems by Alan Jenkins.
2014
London : Grey Suit Editions, c2014.
34 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm

Johns, Sue
Black dress / Sue Johns.
[Mitcham, Surrey? : the author?], 1995.
1995
25 leaves : illustrations (black and white) ; 30 cm

Karim, Fawzi
The empty quarter / poems by Fawzi Karim ; in versions by Anthony Howell.
2013
London : Grey Suit Editions, c2013.
27 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm

Keki, Daruwalla N.
Fire altar : poems on the Persians and the Greeks / Daruwalla N. Keki.
2013
India : HarperCollins Publishers India, 2013.
xix, 163 pages ; 20 cm

Kelly, Tom
The Hoopoe at the execution, Villebois / Tom Kelly.
2015
Matlock, Derbyshire : Templar Poetry, 2015.
14 pages ; 20 cm

Kerr, Andrew
Sweet talk / Andrew Kerr.
2015
Leiston, Suffolk : Smiths Knoll, 2015.
32 pages ; 21 cm.

King, Jane
Performance anxiety : new and selected poems / Jane King.
2013
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2013.
115 pages ; 21 cm

Laughlin, Nicholas
The strange years of my life / Nicholas Laughlin.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
86 pages : illustration (colour) ; 21 cm

Little, Jack
Elsewhere / Jack Little.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
31 pages ; 21 cm

Lucien, Vladimir
Sounding ground / Vladimir Lucien.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
73 pages; 21 cm

Marsh, Simon
Stanze / Simon Marsh.
2015
Hunstanton, Norfolk : Oystercatcher Press, 2015.
16 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Martin, Angus
Page 10 of 19 Date: 06/02/2016
A night of islands : selected poems / Angus Martin ; edited and with a foreword by John Killick.
2016
Beeston, Nottinghamshire : Shoestring Press, [2016]
89 pages ; 23 cm

Matthews, Ann
Losing boundaries / Ann Matthews.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
85 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 21 cm

Matthews, Lisa
The eternally packed suitcase / Lisa Matthews.
2015
Durham City : Vane Women Press, 2015.
79 pages ; 22 cm

Maurer-Alvarez, Pansy
Oranges in January / Pansy Maurer-Alvarez.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
119 pages ; 21 cm

Mayhew, Jessica
Amok / Jessica Mayhew.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
30 pages ; 21 cm

McCarthy, Michael
The healing station / Michael McCarthy.
2016
Sheffield : Smith/Doorstop, [2016]
89 pages ; 22 cm

McKie, Jane
Kitsune / Jane McKie
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
65 pages ; 22 cm

McLennan, Rob
Honeymoon : sketches / Rob McLennan.
2015
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2015.
27 pages ; 22 cm

Mickiewicz, Adam
Crimean sonnets / by Adam Mickiewicz ; a new English version by Kevin Jackson.
2015
Tonbridge, Kent : Worple Press, 2015.
24 pages ; 21 cm.

Mills, Kevin
Stations of the boar / Kevin Mills.
2016
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2016]
25 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 21 cm

Moss, Robin
Walking the ridgeline / Robin Moss.
2015
Middlesbrough : Mudfog Press, 2015.
48 pages ; 20 cm.

Mujica, Hugo
Paradise empty : poems, 1983-2013 / Hugo Mujica ; selected, introduced and translated by Katherine M. Hedeen & Víctor Rodríguez Núñez.
2015
Todmorden : Arc Publications, [2015]
159 pages ; 22 cm

Neiva, Bruno
Servant drone / Bruno Neiva & Paul Hawkins.
2016
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2016.
63 pages ; 21 cm

Nichols, Sheila
Tasting the salt / Sheila Nichols.
2015
Middlesbrough : Mudfog Press, 2015.
32 pages ; 20 cm.

Oliver, Mary
At blackwater pond [compact disc] : Mary Oliver reads Mary Oliver / Mary Oliver
2005
Boston, MA : Beacon Press, c2005

Owen, Jan
The offhand angel : new and selected poems / Jan Owen.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
123 pages ; 23 cm

Parker, Louisa Adjoa
Page 13 of 19 Date: 06/02/2016
Blinking in the light / Louisa Adjoa Parker.
2016
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2016]
28 pages ; 21 cm

Patterson, Ian
Still life / Ian Patterson.
2015
Hunstanton, Norfolk : Oystercatcher Press, 2015.
15 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Peddie, Kat
Spaces for Sappho / Kat Peddie.
2016
Hunstanton, Norfolk : Oystercatcher Press, 2016.
23 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Phillips, Esther
Leaving Atlantis / Esther Phillips.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
52 pages : portrait (colour) ; 21 cm

Porter, Peter
Chorale at the crossing / Peter Porter.
2015
London : Picador, 2015.
x, 56 pages ; 20 cm

Powell, Kerry-Lee
The wreckage / poems by Kerry-Lee Powell.
2013
London : Grey Suit Editions, c2013.
29 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm

Pryor, Mel
Page 14 of 19 Date: 06/02/2016
Drawn on water / Mel Pryor.
2014
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2014.
30 pages ; 21 cm

Rahim, Jennifer
Ground level : poems / Jennifer Rahim.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
78 pages ; 21 cm

Roche-Jacques, Shelley
Ripening dark / Shelley Roche-Jacques.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
45 pages ; 21 cm

Shanks, Michael Naghten
Year of the ingénue / Michael Naghten Shanks.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
29 pages ; 21 cm

Sheppard, Robert
The drop / Robert Sheppard.
2016
Hunstanton, Norfolk : Oystercatcher Press, 2016.
13 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm

Shepperd, Rosie
The man at the corner table / Rosie Shepperd.
2015
Bridgend : Seren, 2015.
72 pages ; 22 cm.

Shirley, Tanya
Page 15 of 19 Date: 06/02/2016
The merchant of feathers / Tanya Shirley.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
75 pages ; 21 cm

Sills, Rachel
Two hundred houses / Rachel Sills.
2015
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2015.
24 pages ; 22 cm

Sinclair, Iain
Swimming to heaven : the lost rivers of London / Iain Sinclair ; series editor, Stephen McNeilly.
2013
London : The Swedenborg Society, 2013.
x, 66 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 21 cm

Singer, Sean
Honey & smoke / Sean Singer.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
106 pages ; 23 cm

Smartt, Dorothea
Reader, I married him : & other queer goings-on / Dorothea Smartt.
2014
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2014.
27 pages ; 21 cm

Som, Brandon
The tribute horse / Brandon Som.
2014
Brooklyn & Callicoon, New York : Nightboat Books, [2014]
97 pages ; 23 cm

Speaker, Mary Austin
The bridge / Mary Austin Speaker.
2016
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2016.
vii, 88 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 21 cm

Stacey, Ruth
Queen, jewel, mistress : a history of the queens of England & Great Britain in verse / Ruth Stacey.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
126 pages ; 20 cm

Stefanidi, Eliza
Sleeping with Plato : lyrical fragments for the digital age / Eliza Stefanidi.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
74 pages ; 23 cm

Stewart, Leilanie
A model archaeologist / Leilanie Stewart.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
35 pages ; 21 cm

Stewart, Pamela
Just visiting / poems by Pamela Stewart.
2014
London : Grey Suit Editions, c2014.
27 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm

Szirtes, George
Notes on the inner city / George Szirtes.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
39 pages ; 21 cm

Tantony, Rebecca
Talk you round till dusk / Rebecca Tantony ; edited by Jonathan Bentley-Smith ; illustrated by Anna Higgie.
2015
Portishead : Burning Eye Books, 2015.
59 pages : illustrations (colour), portraits ; 22 cm

Warren, Louise
In the scullery with John Keats / Louise Warren.
2016
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2016]
25 pages ; 21 cm

Webb, Christine
After Babel / Christine Webb.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
70 pages ; 22 cm

Williams, David Mark
The odd sock exchange / David Mark Williams.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
67 pages ; 22 cm

Wilson, Robin Lindsay
Myself and other strangers / Robin Lindsay Wilson.
2015
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd : Cinnamon Press, [2015]
73 pages ; 22 cm

Yanique, Tiphanie
Wife / Tiphanie Yanique.
2015
Leeds : Peepal Tree Press, 2015.
62 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 21 cm

Yoseloff, Tamar
A formula for night : new and selected poems / Tamar Yoseloff.
2015
Bridgend : Seren, 2015.
188 pages ; 22 cm.


Adult Anthologies (listed alphabetically by title):

# Refugees welcome : poems in a time of crisis / edited by Oliver Jones.
2015
London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015.
45 pages ; 21 cm

Angel Hair sleeps with a boy in my head : the Angel Hair anthology / edited by Anne Waldman and Lewis Warsh.
2001
New York City : Granary Books, 2001.
xxvii, 619 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 23 cm

Auld lang syne words to songs you used to know / compiled by Karen Dolby.
2015
London : Michael O'Mara Books, 2015.
190 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm

An educated desire : for Robert Sheppard at sixty / [edited by Scott Thurston].
2015
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2015.
75 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm

Lost evenings, lost lives : Tamil poems of the Sri Lankan Civil War / edited, translated and introduced by Lakshmi Holmström & Sascha Ebeling.
2016
Todmorden : Arc Publications, [2016]
170 pages ; 24 cm

Poetry Please : the seasons.
2015
London: Faber and Faber, 2015.
ix, 158 pages ; 21 cm

Sunlight on the river : poems about paintings, paintings about poems / edited by Scott Gutterman.
2015
Munich ; London ; New York : Prestel, [2015]
137 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), portraits ; 28 cm

The T S Eliot Prize 2015 : for the best collection of poetry published in 2015 : the shortlist readings, Royal Festival Hall, Sunday 10th January
2016 : the award ceremony, The Victoria and Albert Mus
[London] : [Poetry Book Society], 2016.
2016
14 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm.

Yesterday's music today / edited by Mike Ferguson & Rupert Loydell.
2015
Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside : Knives Forks and Spoons Press, 2015.
116 pages ; 26 cm


Books About Poetry (listed alphabetically by title):
 
Art chronicles : 1954-1966 / Frank O'Hara. 
Author:  O'Hara, Frank 
Published:  New York : George Brazilier, 1990. 
Edition:  Revised paperback edition. 
 
Thomson & Craighead / with essays by Michael Archer and Julian Stallabrass ; edited by Stephen Bode and Nina Ernst. 
Published:  London : Film and Video Umbrella, 2005. 

The fortnightly reviews : poetry notes, 2012-2014 / by Peter Riley. 
Author:  Riley, Peter 
Published:  Les Brouzils, France : The Fortnightly Review, 2015. 
 
Four poets and a play / by Jeremy Reed. 
Author:  Reed, Jeremy 
Published:  Portland, OR : Jank Editions, 2012. 
 
Frank O'Hara : poet among painters / Marjorie Perloff ; with a new introduction. 
Author:  Perloff, Marjorie 
Published:  Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 1998.   
City poet : the life and times of Frank O'Hara / Brad Gooch. 
Author:  Gooch, Brad 
Published:  New York ; London : Harper Perennial, 2014. 
Edition:  First Harper Perennial edition. 
 
The large glass : three autobiographies / Mario Bellatin ; translated from the Spanish by David Shook. 
Author:  Bellatin, Mario 
Published:  London : Eyewear Publishing, 2015. 


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