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Items added to the Poetry Library collection in June 2008 | 20-Jun-08

Here is a list of items added to our collection in the past month and now available for reference or loan.  They are listed alphabetically by title.

Items for children:

A busy week / GRAVES, SUE -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Calendar / LIVINGSTON, MYRA COHN -- New York: Holiday House, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

G is for one gzonk : an alpha-number-bet book / DITERLIZZI, TONY -- London: Simon & Schuster, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

The iron man / HUGHES, TED -- London: Faber and Faber, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Me I am / PRELUTSKY, JACK -- New York: Farrar Strauss Giroux, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Mother Goose's little treasures -- Cambridge, MA: Candlewick, (Book) - Child anthology 
 

We are poets! / THOMAS, HELÊN -- Manchester: Mucusart, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Why war is never a good idea / WALKER, ALICE -- New York: HarperCollins, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

William Blake / BLAKE, WILLIAM; [Maynard, John (introduction)] -- New York: Sterling, (Book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: notes on the poems 

The world's greatest poems / LEWIS, J. PATRICK -- San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (Book) - Child collection 

All other items:
 
100 essential modern poems by women / Parisi, Joseph (introduction) -- Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes introductions to each poet's work by Joseph Parisi. Poems by American, British and Irish authors. Index of authors and titles 

Adramelech's monologue / NOVARINA, VALERE -- Los Angeles: Seeing Eye Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

After the age of animals / DEUTSCH, KEITH ALAN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Amanda Flamer / STRONGIN, LYNN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The annotated collected poems / THOMAS, EDWARD; Longley, Edna (introduction) -- Tarset: Bloodaxe Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Poems at front of volume with notes on each poem at back. Bibliography: p. 329. Index of titles 

Anthology visuele poezie = visual poetry anthology : 133 dichters uit 25 landen = 133 poets from 25 countries -- The Hague, Netherlands: Uitgeverij bert baker, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes a supplement booklet of the same title and a folded poster called 'International Visuele Poezie', both of which are held in a conservation envelope. 

Antiphonies : essays on women's experimental poetries in Canada -- Toronto: The Gig, (Book) - Criticism 
 

The bat detector / Barrett, Elizabeth -- Hull: Wrecking Ball Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Bela Fawr's cabaret / ANNWN, DAVID -- Sheffield;Burlington, Ont. West House Books;Ahadada Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Blind pumper at the well : poems for my 80th year / SALISBURY, RALPH -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Boukhara / GREEN, YVONNE -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes a Glossary 

Brittle bones / FISHER, JANET -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes a pantoum about the September 11th Terror Attacks, 2001 and some prose poems 

Bum-rap! : poetry / CORKISH, ALAN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The butcher's hands / SMITH, CATHERINE -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Butterfly in a snow storm / DUNNE, JACQUI -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Canoe / SMITH, SAM -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Christmas delinquent : and other poems / GREGORY, R. G. -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Close up from far away / HASSAN, MOGIB -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Collected poems / FORREST-THOMSON, VERONICA; Barnett, Anthony (notes) -- Exeter;Lewes: Shearsman Books in association with Allardyce Book, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Collected poems / PEAKE, MERVYN; Maslen, R. W. (introduction) -- Manchester: Carcanet Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Bibliography: p. 15-17. Includes an index of titles and first lines 

Collected poems / MIDDLETON, CHRISTOPHER -- Manchester: Carcanet Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Complete twentieth century blues / SHEPPARD, ROBERT -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: "This volume collects, and numbers chronologically, all the poems I wrote between December 1989 and 2000" -- Introductory Note. Includes "An index of strands through and out of Twentieth century blues" 

Concrete poetry : Church Fine Arts Gallery / UNR (Exhibition catalogue) - Adult anthology 
 

The contract / DORN, EDWARD -- S.l. East Lansing Arts Workshop Press, (Broadside) - Adult collection 
 

Document : hexprogress / BONNEY, SEAN -- S.l. Yt Communication, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Dripping milk / RAINWATER-LITES, MISTI -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Drop, anchor / BARTON, BEN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Dusk descends / GUHA, ANANYA S. -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

E. E. Cummings : a biography / Sawyer-Laucanno, Christopher; CUMMINGS, E. E. (biography of) -- London: Methuen, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: As well as a general index, an index of first lines is included 

The Enthusiast field guide to poetry -- London: Quercus Publishing, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: "150 poems introduced and illuminated by The Enthusiast" -- front cover 

The failure of certain charms : and other disparate signs of life / HENRY, GORDON -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Fast train approaching- : breaking away from breaking down / WALTER, STEVE -- Brentwood: Chipmunkapublishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Fragments of a shattered mirror / LEVY, D.A. -- Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Free fall / RAZAVIAN, SHIRIN -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Gendering poetry : contemporary women and men poets / Bertram, Vicki; Duffy, Carol Ann (criticism of); Kay, Jackie (criticism of); Shapcott, Jo (criticism of); Nichols, Grace (criticism of); Dabydeen, David (criticism of); Hughes, Ted (criticism of); Sweeney, Matthew (criticism of); Donaghy, Michael (criticism of); Crawford, Robert (criticism of); Rollinson, Neil (criticism of); Maxwell, Glyn (criticism of); Paterson, Don (criticism of) -- London: Pandora, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: 1. First impressions : gendering the reading process -- 2. Thrown voices : dramatic monologues by Carol Ann Duffy, Jackie Kay and Jo Shapcott -- 3. Caribbean comparisons : Grace Nichols and David Dabydeen -- 4. The intimate authority of Ted Hughes's Birthday letters -- 5. Iron(ic) John: men poets on masculinity : Matthew Sweeney, Michael Donaghy, Robert Crawford, Neil Rollinson, Glyn Maxwell, Don Paterson. Bibliography: p. [226]-237. Also includes an Index 

George Mackay Brown : the life / Brown, George Mackay (biography of); Fergusson, Maggie -- London: John Murray, (Book) - Biography 
 

Gimme a break! / STANNAGE, DAVE -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The golden boat : selected poems / KOSOVEL, SRECKO; Brooks, David (introduction) -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A golden bowl : poems / ALI, MIR MAHFUZ -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Growing pains / PILLING, ANN -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The half-mile-high club / DEAKIN, JULIA -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Handmade fire : Malika's Poetry Kitchen, 2006 -- [London] Flipped Eye, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Anthology of work by members of the poetry collective Malika's Kitchen 

Hard winter (in Cleveland) / HORVATH, ALAN -- San Francisco, CA: Fuck If I Know Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Hare / JONES, VIVIEN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes some prose poems 

Horace : poems / HORACE -- Oakland, Calif. O Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A hunger for mourning / McLEAN, DAVID -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

I am you / TARDOS, ANNE; Buck, Marie (introduction) -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

I tell you, Estunates / GROVER, JOHN -- Athens: [the author] (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Implexures / MACCORMACK, KAREN -- Tucson, Arizona;Sheffield: Chax Press;West House Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Mainly prose, some poems 

In riskdom where I lived / ABDOLREZAEI, ALI -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 

Inventory / BLACK, LINDA -- Exeter: Shearsman, (Book) - Adult collection 

Inspirations and aspects of life / BROOKES, CLIVE -- Mansfield, Notts. Timepiece Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Interrogation of silence : the writings of George Mackay Brown / Brown, George Mackay (criticism of); Murray, Rowena; Murray, Brian -- London: John Murrary, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Keeping time / DOOLEY, TIM -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Lace-circled darkness / STRONGIN, LYNN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Ladies of divided twins : poetry / BURCHELL, GRAHAM -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The land of green ginger / ROWLAND, ANTONY -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A language against language : selection of poems / FROUSHAN, ABOL -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Looking for D.A. Levy (random sightings) : the D.A. Levy bibliography. Vol. 1 (1963-1966) / LEVY, D.A.; Horvath, Alan (introduction) -- Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, (Ring binder) - Bibliography 
 

A looking-glass for logoclasts / HALSEY, ALAN -- [S.l.] Free Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Loose wires / HORVATH, ALAN -- S.l. Mostly broken scabs press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Lost time / AL GAMAR, BASHIR -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Lust and malice : ribald rhymes and other verse / MURPHY, CLIVE -- London: Brick Lane Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Lyla and Majnon / BAMYANI, HASAN -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

The Madison Collages / LEVY, D.A. -- Cleveland: Offense Fund, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The magnificent guffaw / WINK, RICHARD -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Malpoetry / SAUNDERS, MALCOLM -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Marilyn Monroe remembered / HANSEN, JAN OSKAR -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Marrano poets of the seventeenth century : an anthology of the poetry of Joao Pinto Delgado, Antonio Enriquez Gomez, and Miguel de Barrios / DELGADO, JOAO PINTO; ENRIQUEZ GOMEZ, ANTONIO; BARRIOS, MIGUEL DE -- Oxford;Portland, Or. Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

(More) random sightings / LEVY, D.A. -- Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

More withdrawed or less / LEVY, D.A. -- Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Mude / REDMOND, JOHN -- Manchester: Carcanet Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

My dark people : poems / KERRIGAN, T. S. -- Albuquerque: Central Avenue Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

My poetic licence : selected poems and song lyrics, 1998-2008 / ATTILA THE STOCKBROKER -- Portslade, East Sussex: Roundhead Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Night bus : a collection of poetry / HUNTER, ALYSON -- London: Adelphi Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 

Not in these shoes / WYNNE-RHYDDERCH, SAMANTHA -- London: Picador, (Book) - Adult collection   

Numbers : poems & stories / KOSTELANETZ, RICHARD -- New York: Assembling Press, (Newspaper) - Adult collection 
 

Open-mouthed : food poems / CROWDEN, JAMES; PEACOCK, ALAN; SAIL, LAWRENCE; ROWE, ELISABETH; Trewin, Carol (foreword) -- Totnes: Prospect Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Orange nights in autumn / BUCHUCK, SOFIA -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Out of the blue / ARMITAGE, SIMON -- London: Enitharmon Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Three commissioned poems written in response to three anniversaries relating to three separate conflicts 

Permission to breathe / LASKEY, MICHAEL -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Piss talks / WILKENS, HARRY R. -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Poems for the Internet / BROOKES, CLIVE -- Mansfield, Notts. Timepiece Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Poems for the Internet, volume 2 / BROOKES, CLIVE -- Mansfield, Notts. Timepiece Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Poems from the book of my enemy [compact disc] / JAMES, CLIVE Macmillan Digital Audio, 
 

Poets in view : a visual anthology of 50 classic poems / Emery, Chris (introduction) -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Portraits of 50 major British and Irish poets accompanied by a classic poem by each 

The praps 1 series / LEVY, D.A. -- S.l. Mostly broken scabs press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Question & answer / PICK, ALISON -- Vancouver: Polestar an imprint of Raincoast Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Quick, Johnny- the flit! : poems / THOMAS, KATHRYN SIBLEY -- [S.l.] Krax, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Riding Pisces : poems from five collections / YANG, LIAN -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The row / BENNETT, GUY -- Los Angeles: Seeing Eye Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Saint and city / LEECH, MARK -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The Salt companion to Lee Harwood / Harwood, Lee (criticism of); Brown, Andy (essay); Lopez, Antony (Tony) (essay); Sheppard, Robert (essay) -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Includes an interview with Harwood. With essays by Andy Brown, Tony Lopez, Robert Shepard and others Bibliography: p.227-232 

Selected poems / PITT-KETHLEY, FIONA -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 

Selected poems / HARWOOD, LEE -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection   

Selected poems / HOFMANN, MICHAEL -- London: Faber and Faber, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Shadow soft et soif / BROSSARD, NICOLE -- Los Angeles: Seeing Eye Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Shoutin' and bawlin'! / MCGEE, GLADYS; Lilly, Chris (introduction) -- London: THAP Publishing, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Slightly left of thinking : poems, texts and post-cognitions / MCCAFFERY, STEVE -- Tucson: Chax Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Slippage / WARD, CHRISTIAN -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Songs for while I'm away / LYNOTT, PHIL; Fallon, Peter (introduction) -- S.l. Pippen Publishers, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Sonnets / MALLARME, STEPHANE; Raftery-Skehan, Mark (introduction); Scott, David (introduction) -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The spaces between things / BENNINGHOFF, LINDA -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Speaking the estranged : essays on the work of George Oppen / Oppen, George (criticism of); HELLER, MICHAEL -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Speed & other liberties / SANT, ANDREW -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Spillages & spurts / CASIMIR, MOXY -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Spring in the ruined city : selected poems / DU, FU; Waley, Jonathan (introduction) -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Squeezing blood from the alphabet / PLATH, ROB -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Stirring up the water / RUIZ, CAT -- Cambridge: Salt Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The summerhouse poems : a second collection of poems / POPE, DOROTHY -- Harrow on the Hill: Dorothy Pope, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Tennis whites and teacakes / BETJEMAN, JOHN; Games, Stephen (introduction) -- London: John Murray, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes poetry, private letters and prose pieces "celebrating [Betjeman's] England" -- back cover. Also includes an index 

This panopticon life / CURRALL, TRACEY -- Liverpool: erbacce-press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Three poems for Ian Friend / GARDNER, ANGELA -- Woolloongabba, Queensland: ArtBunker, (Card) - Adult collection 
 

Tremors : new & selected poems / SANT, ANDREW -- Melbourne: Black Pepper, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

(Uh..one & uh..two) random sightings / LEVY, D.A. -- Vancouver, WA: Kirpan Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

What's in store : poems 2000-2007 / JOYCE, TREVOR -- Dublin;Toronto: New Writers' Press;The Gig, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Window on Brick Lane / FLOOD, SALLY -- London: Basement Writers, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Windward / BENDALL, MOLLY -- Los Angeles: Seeing Eye Books, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

With -- Falmouth: University College Falmouth, (Serial Issue) - Adult magazine 
Abstract: Writing by BA students at University College Falmouth 

Without a dog / DEAKIN, JULIA -- Bradford: Graft Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

You've been great / O'MORAIN, PADRAIG -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 
 
 

 

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