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Items added to the Poetry Library collection in July 2009 | 04-Aug-09

Here is a list of items added to our collection in July 2009 and now available for reference or loan.  They are listed alphabetically by title and include books from the Library of Neil Hornick which ranges from collections of nonsense verse by Dr. Seuss and Spike Milligan to collections by Leonard Cohen and anthologies of ballads, song lyrics being a particular strength. 


Children's Collections:

Baa baa black sheep / GOWAR, MICK -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Barking back at dogs / MOSES BRIAN -- London: Macmillan Children's Books, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Bingo lingo: supporting language development through songs and rhymes / MACGREGOR, HELEN; UMANSKY, KAYE -- London: A & C Black, (Book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes musical scores, tecahing notes and a first line index. 

Button up! : wrinkled rhymes / SCHERTLE, ALICE -- New York: Harcourt Children's Books, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Cautionary tales for children : designed for the admonition of children between the ages of eight and fourteen years / BELLOC, HILAIRE -- London: Duckworth, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Dr. Seuss's sleep book / SEUSS, DR. -- London: Collins, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Edward Lear's nonsense omnibus : with all the original pictures, verses and stories of his Book of nonsense, More nonsense, Nonsense songs, Nonsense stories and Alphabets / LEAR, EDWARD; Strachey, E. (introduction) -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Elfrida / FALL, KLARA -- Wellington, New Zealand: Gecko Press, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Fairies and friends / FYLEMAN, ROSE -- New York: George H. Doran, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Flora's family : understanding- adoption / AUBREY, ANNETTE -- London: QED Publishing, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: notes for parents and teachers 

Hickory, dickory dock / MOSES, BRIAN -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Hop on pop / SEUSS, DR. -- London: Collins and Harvill, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Hot like fire and other poems : poems from The world is sweet, and, Hot like fire / BLOOM, VALERIE -- London: Bloomsbury, (Book) - Child collection 
Abstract: "Two vibrant collections in one volume". -- Includes: glossary and biographical note 

I had a litttle cat : collected poems for children / CAUSLEY, CHARLES -- London: Macmillan Children's Books, (Book) - Child collection 
 

If I ran the zoo / SEUSS, DR. -- Eau Claire, Win. E. M. Hale and Co. (Book) - Child collection 
 

In the land of the elves / DRESCHER, DANIELA -- Edinburgh: Floris Books, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

In the land of the merfolk / DRESCHER, DANIELA -- Edinburgh: Floris Books, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Jack and Jill / MAGEE, WES -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: reading activities 

Max and Moritz : with many more mischief-makers more or less human or approximately animal / BUSCH, WILHELM -- New York: Dover Publications, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Monkey monkey monkey / MACLENNAN, CATHY -- London: Boxer Books, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Mr Mosquito put on his tuxedo / MORROW, BARBARA OLENYIK -- New York: Holiday House, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Old mother Hubbard / GOWAR, MICK -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: reading activities 

Please do not encourage this nonsense by purchasing this book : poems / TUBB, PAUL H. -- Victoria, BC: Trafford, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Scottish alphabet / PITTMAN, RICKEY E. -- Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Company, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Snail trail / SAXTON, JO -- London: Frances Lincoln Children's Books, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: images of paintings 

The swamps of Sleethe : poems from beyond the solar system / PRELUTSKY, JACK -- New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (Book) - Child collection 
 

Talking with Mother Earth : poems = Hablando con Madre Tierra : poemas / ARGUETA, JORGE -- Toronto: Groundwood Books;House of Anansi Press, (Book) - Child collection 
 

This little pig / MOSES, BRIAN -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: reading activities 

Tickle tickle / OXENBURY, HELEN -- London: Walker Books, (Board book) - Child collection 
 

Wee Willie Winkie on Mars / MAGEE, WES -- London: Franklin Watts, (Picture book) - Child collection 
Abstract: Includes: reading activities 

Winter afternoon = Tarde de invierno / LUJAN, JORGE -- Toronto: Groundwood Books;House of Anansi Press, (Picture book) - Child collection 
 

Children's Anthologies:

A book of poetry for children: some nursery rhymes and a selection from the works of standard authors -- London: The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd. The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd. (Book) - Child anthology 
 

Divine songs: attempted in easy language for the use of children / Pafford, J.H.P. [introduction]; WATTS, ISAAC -- London: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Child anthology 
Abstract: Includes chapters on literature for children, especially in poetic form, before 1715 and on Isaac Watts views on education and the use of poetry. 

Firewords : a book of wordplay poems -- Oxford: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Child anthology 
 

Noisy poems / GLIORI, DEBBIE -- London: Walker Books, (Book) - Child anthology 
 

Off by heart : poems to learn and love / Rosen, Michael (foreword) -- London: Scholastic, (Book) - Child anthology 
Abstract: "As seem on BBC" -- cover 

Shadow dance : poems of the night for young people -- London: Puffin Books, (Book) - Child anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of poets and an index of first lines 

Usborne sing-along nursery rhymes [multimedia] -- London: Usborne, (Multimedia; Board book) - Child anthology 
Abstract: "Each track on the CD has the tune of the nursery rhyme followed by a musical arrangement to sing along to" 

Vibrations : poems of youth / Bowering, George (introduction) -- Toronto: Gage Educational Publishing, (Book) - Child anthology 


Adult Collections:
 
Across the grid of streets / LEHR, QUINCY R. -- Dublin: Seven Towers Publication, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Adam Foulds [compact disc] : reading from his poems / FOULDS, ADAM; Foulds, Adam (reader) -- Stroud, Gloucestershire: Poetry Archive, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
 

Alastair Reid [compact disc] : reading from his poems / REID, ALASTAIR; Reid, Alastair (reader) -- Stroud, Gloucestershire: Poetry Archive, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
 

Along the Liffey : poems and short stories / O'HAGAN, SHEILA -- Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Andromache, Britannicus, Berenice / RACINE, JEAN -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Anecdotal evidence / RAWNSLEY, IRENE -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Anon / PUSATERI, CHRIS -- Buffalo, N.Y. BlazeVOX, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Apollinaire : war poems : recastings, re-visions ; selected by Mario Petrucci / APOLLINAIRE, GUILLAUME -- Enfield: Perdika Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Are we not drawn- / PHILPOTT, PETER -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Are you ready? / CORLESS, JOHN -- Cliffs of Moher, County Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

As transient as square, or, Inside 32 / PIERCE, MICHELLE NAKA -- [S.l.] Tir aux Pigeons, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Asylum notes / MAC EOCHAIDH, DAITHIDH -- Selby: Woodman's Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The authentic lie / NAMJOSHI, SUNITI -- Fredericton, N.B. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Back from beyond : poems / RUBIN, KATHERINE -- Brighton: Pen Press Publishers, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The bedside Milligan : or, Read your way to insomnia / MILLIGAN, SPIKE -- London: Tandem, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The beloved : reflections on the path of the heart / GIBRAN, KAHLIL; Waterfield, Robin (introduction) -- London: Arkana, Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Beloved integer / PIERCE, MICHELLE NAKA -- Lowell, Mass.;Pittsburgh, Pa. Bootstrap Press;PUB LUSH, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Between cup and lip / MANSON, PETER -- Oxford, Ohio: Miami University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Blackwater quartet / POLLOCK, ESTILL -- Colchester: Kittiwake Editions, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Bob Cobbing [compact disc] / COBBING, BOB; Cobbing, Bob (reader) -- London: British Library;BBC, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
Abstract: "Includes previously unreleased recordings" 

Borderlands [compact disc] : poems of discovery from the middle east / LAYCOCK, RONA; Laycock, Rona (reader) -- S.l. Cole's Press, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
 

Bridge over the Aire : the autobiography of a poet / TEBB, BARRY -- Nottingham: Sixties Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Bright, dusky, bright / MANNER, EEVA-LIISA -- Hove: Waterloo Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Bruce Springsteen / SPRINGSTEEN, BRUCE; Wurtzel, Elizabeth (foreword) -- [London] Guardian, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes lyrics by Springsteen and an article about Springsteen from the Guardian and Observer archives 

Bunnets n bowlers : a Clydeside odyssey / WHITTINGHAM, BRIAN -- Edinburgh: Luath Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A chariot of illusion : poems / ISKANDER, GAREEB -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A child is born / Miller, Ingrid -- [Exeter?] [the author] (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Children of a lesser demagogue- / LOCKLIN, GERALD -- Stockton, CA: Wormwood Review Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Chris McCabe [compact disc] : reading from his poems / MCCABE, CHRIS; McCabe, Chris (reader) -- Stroud, Gloucestershire: Poetry Archive, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
 

Cinema poems and others / WILCOX, ELLA WHEELER -- London: Gay and Hancock, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Clay / COE, MANDY -- Nottingham: Shoestring Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Close listening : poetry and the performed word -- New York;Oxford: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Bibliography: p385-390 

Cold spring in winter = Pas revoir / ROUZEAU, VALÉRIE; Wicks, Susan (preface); Romer, Stephen (introduction) -- Todmorden: Arc Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Collected poems, 1947-1997 / GINSBERG, ALLEN -- London: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an "Index of titles, first lines, and original book sources" 

A compact of words / MCLENNAN, ROB -- Cliffs of Moher, County Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Complete poems of Robert Frost / FROST, ROBERT -- London: Jonathan Cape, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Corrupted ink / LEAGRAVE, LUCY -- [S.l.] Vintage Poison Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

D. H. Lawrence / Young, Kenneth; Lawrence, D.H. (criticism of) -- London: Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Bibliography: p43-50 

Dark room elegies : concerning the life and work of Tina Modotti / SHEPLER, MICHAEL -- Middlesbrough: Smokestack Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Darwin / LOPEZ, ANTONY (TONY) -- Totnes, Devon: Acts of Language, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Death suicide despair poetry / HARRIS, JASON -- Brentwood: Chipmunkapublishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Divagations : the author's 1897 arrangement ; together with "Autobiography" and "Music and letters" / MALLARMÉ, STÉPHANE -- Cambridge, Mass. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A dustbin of Milligan / MILLIGAN, SPIKE -- London: Tandem, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes a section of poems as well as stories, letters and fairy tales 

The empty spaces : the poems of Sarah Churchill / CHURCHILL, SARAH -- London: Leslie Frewin, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Inlcudes an index of first lines 

Everyman street / COLTON, JULIAN -- Middlesbrough: Smokestack Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Everyone but thee and me / NASH, OGDEN -- London: J. M. Dent & Sons, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Extracts from 'Stanley and Tie-tars' : le roman absurde and how to destroy it / NATIONS, OPAL L. -- [London] Covent Garden Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Fallables / GEESIN, RON -- Heathfield, Sussex: [the author] (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles 

Fierce departures : the poetry of Dionne Brand / BRAND, DIONNE; Sanders, Leslie C. (introduction); Brand, Dionne (afterword) -- Waterloo, Ont. Wilfrid Laurier University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Bibliography: p.xvi 

Final demands / READING, PETER -- London: Secker & Warburg, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Poems written as letters 

Five plays / MOLIÈRE; Roy, Donald (introduction) -- London: Methuen, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: The school for wives - Tartuffe - The misanthrope / translated into English verse by Richard Wilbur - The miser - The hypochondriac / translated into English prose by Alan Drury 

Folk tunes / GOULD, ALAN -- London: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Footprints in the sand : poems / HARVEY, JACK -- Emsworth, Hants. Willow Bank Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Frank Freeman's dancing school / YATES, CLIFF -- London: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Ghostly subjects / TAKOLANDER, MARIA -- London: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

God / SIVANANDA, SWAMI -- New York: William Morrow, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Good intentions / NASH, OGDEN -- Letchworth: J. M. Dent & Sons, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of first lines 

Grace must wander / MCKENZIE, STEPHANIE -- Cliffs of Moher, County Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The healing spirit of Haiku / ROSEN, DAVID; WEISHAUS, JOEL -- Berkeley, Calif. North Atlantic Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Hearing still / MESSO, GEORGE -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

How to fall / ANNESEN, KAREN -- Cambridge: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Human songs / JOHNSON, KAY -- San Francisco;London: City Lights Books;Villiers Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Hypomaniac / URWIN, STEVE -- Morpeth: Red Squirrel Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Inappropriate behaviour / LANDER, TIM -- Fredericton, N.B. Broken Jaw Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Inferno / ALIGHIERI, DANTE; Botterill, Steven (introduction); Oldcorn, Anthony (notes) -- Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an "Index of the damned" 

Is / MYERS, KEVAN -- Whitstable: Dancing Yeti Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

It is daylight / COLLINS, ARDA; Glück, Louise (foreword) -- New Haven;London: Yale University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

It must have been a Sunday / BENSON, CATHERINE -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

It's not what I wanted, though / COLLEY, SYLVIA -- London: Hodder and Barnes, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Journal with no subject / CALZADILLA, JUAN -- Cambridge: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Keening with spittal tongues : poems / KENNY, KATHLEEN -- [Morpeth] Red Squirrel Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Kissing cobblestones in Keighley / TEBB, BARRY -- Sutton, Surrey: Sixties Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Laforgue : ten translations with originals facing / LAFORGUE, JULES -- Enfield: Perdika Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Laments / KOCHANOWSKI, JAN; Heaney, Seamus (preface); Baranczak, Stanislaw (introduction) -- Oldcastle, County Meath: Gallery Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Language is / PHILLIPS, JOHN -- San Francisco: Sardines Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Lares- Manes : collected poems / MILLS, BILLY -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Later selected poems / PUGH, SHEENAGH -- Bridgend: Seren, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Latin poetry / SANNAZARO, JACOPO -- Cambridge, Mass.;London: Harvard University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index. Bibliography: p523-526 

Leaf, sunlight, asphalt / HOWARD, BEN -- Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Leaves from falling trees / STEVENS, PETER -- London: Writers Forum, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Life studies, and, For the Union dead / LOWELL, ROBERT -- New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The listing attic. The unstrung harp / GOREY, EDWARD -- London: Abelard-Schuman, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Load the guns / RIDGWELL, JOSEPH -- Narberth, Pembrokeshire: Blackheath Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Local habitation : a sequence of poems / DALE, PETER -- London: Anvil Press Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Looking good / COATES, CAROLE -- Nottingham: Shoestring Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Lost in the slipstream / LOYDELL, RUPERT M. -- Maryport, Cumbria: Original Plus, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The lover's guide to trapping / PRUNTY, WYATT -- Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A manner of utterance : the poetry of J. H. Prynne / Prynne, J. H. (criticism of); Brinton, Ian (introduction) -- Exeter: (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes bibliographic references 

A masque of reason / FROST, ROBERT -- New York: Henry Holt and Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The maze : a daydream in five cantos / MORPHET, DAVID -- London: Notion Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Men and women : erotic works / VERLAINE, PAUL; Stone, Alan (introduction) -- London: W.H. Allen, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Metrophobia / LEAL, STEPHANIE -- London: Penned in the Margins, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Mind the gap / MAKOFF, CYRIL -- [S.l. The Author] (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The misanthrope : and other plays / MOLIÈRE; Wood, John (introduction) -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Miscreants : poems / HOCH, JAMES -- New York;London: W. W. Norton & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Mobility of light : the poetry of Nicole Brossard : a bilingual publication / BROSSARD, NICOLE; Forsyth, Louise H. (introduction); Brossard, Nicole (afterword) -- Waterloo, Ont. Wilfrid Laurier University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Mosaic Orpheus / SCOTT, PETER DALE -- Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

My atrocity / KENNEDY, DAVID -- Old Hunstanton, Norfolk: Oystercatcher Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Napoleon's travelling bookshelf / HESKETH, SARAH -- London: Penned in the Margins, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

New selected poems / ABSE, DANNIE; Whittome, Anthony (foreword) -- London: Hutchinson, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The night ships / GARDINER, SAM -- Belfast: Lagan Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

No map / THISTLETHWAYTE, LIZZI -- Harleston, Norfolk: Water Flag Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Old heart : poems / PLUMLY, STANLEY -- New York;London: W. W. Norton & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
 

On the night watch / CARSON, CIARAN -- Old Castle, County Meath: Gallery Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

One hundred great books in haiku / BADER, DAVID M. -- London: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of authors 

Outside the narrative : poems, 1965-2009 / LEONARD, TOM -- Exbourne;Edinburgh: Etruscan Books;Word Power Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes some visual poems. Errata slip included for the last two poems in the book 

Pale fire / NABOKOV, VLADIMIR; Kinbote, Charles (introduction) -- London: Corgi Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes extensive commentary on the text 

Path / PHILLIPS, JOHN -- Vermont: Longhouse, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The Penguin John Lennon / LENNON, JOHN -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A personal anthology / BORGES, JORGE LUIS; Kerrigan, Anthony (foreword) -- New York: Grove Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Pickering's salute to the sentimental bloke : verses by C. J. Dennis, illustrations by Pickering / DENNIS, C. J. -- London;Sydney: Angus and Robertson Publishers, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The picture never taken / GARDINER, SAM -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Planet young / POTTER, GERRY -- Manchester: Flapjack Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Poems / ZAVATI, MARIANA -- [London] Exiled Writers Ink, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Poems, 1972-2002 / LEUNIG, MICHAEL -- Victoria, Australia: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The poems of St. John of the cross / SAINT JOHN OF THE CROSS -- New York: Grove Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Precipitates of political militarism / EJEMANNU, MANNU -- Owerri, Nigeria: Alphabet Nigeria Publishers, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Pro eto = That's what / MAYAKOVSKY, VLADIMIR; Wakeman, John (introduction) -- Todmorden: Arc Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Prolog pages / WELLMAN, DONALD -- Tokyo;Toronto: Ahadada Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The prophet / GIBRAN, KAHLIL -- London: William Heinemann, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Quantum lyrics : poems / JORDAN, A. VAN -- New York;London: W. W. Norton & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Bibliography: p115-116 

Rejoicing : new and collected poems / MOSS, STANLEY -- London: Anvil Press Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles 

Rimbaud / RIMBAUD, ARTHUR; Bernard, Oliver (introduction) -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles and an index of first lines 

Robert Graves [compact disc] / GRAVES, ROBERT; Graves, Robert (reader) -- London: BBC;British Library, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
Abstract: "The poet introduces and reads a selection of his poems" 

The rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam / KHAYYAM, OMAR; Housman, Laurence (introduction) -- London;Glasgow: Collins, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Saint Michael in peril of the sea / SIMMONS, JANICE FITZPATRICK -- Cliffs of Moher, County Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A sampler / ASHBY, CLIFF -- Glenrothes, Fife: HappenStance, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

The selected letters of Allen Ginsberg and Gary Snyder / GINSBERG, ALLEN (letters); SNYDER, GARY (letters) -- Berkeley: Counterpoint, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index 

Selected writings of Edgar Allan Poe : poems, tales, essays and reviews / POE, EDGAR ALLAN; Galloway, David (introduction) -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The shameless hussy : selected stories, essays and poetry / ALTA; Grahn, Judy (introduction) -- Trumansburg, NY: The Crossing Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Smart dust / NATZLER, CAROLINE -- [S.l.] Grenadine Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Sonata mulattica : a life in five movements and a short play / DOVE, RITA -- New York;London: W. W. Norton, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Songs of debacle / VERMA, SATISH -- Ajmer, India: A.R.A.W.LII Publications, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Sonnets to Orpheus / RILKE, RAINER MARIA -- Berkeley: University of California Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A Spaniard in the works / LENNON, JOHN -- London: Jonathan Cape, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Spell / PHILLIPS, JOHN -- [S.l.] Kater Murr's Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

The spice-box of earth / COHEN, LEONARD -- Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles 

A stand of Jackpine / DEAHL, JAMES; ACORN, MILTON -- Toronto: Unfinished Monument Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Standing in the pizzicato rain / EDDISON, GEORGINA -- Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Stevie Smith [compact disc] / SMITH, STEVIE; Smith, Stevie (reader) -- London: BBC;British Library, (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
Abstract: "The poet introduces and reads a selection of her poems" 

Stops / SLOMAN, JOEL; Levertov, Denise (preface) -- Cambridge, Mass. Zoland Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The summer of Agios Dimitrios / HUGHES, PETER -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Poetical journal of a stay in Greece 

The testament of Cresseid & seven fables / HENRYSON, ROBERT; Heaney, Seamus (introduction) -- London: Faber and Faber, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

These are not oranges, my love : selected poems / MERSAL, IMAN; Mattawa, Khaled (introduction) -- Riverdale-on-Hudson, N.Y. Sheep Meadow Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Three tragedies : Blood wedding, Yerma, The house of Bernarda Alba / LORCA, FEDERICO GARCÍA; Lorca, Francisco Garcia (introduction) -- London: Penguin Books in association with Secker and Warburg, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

A touch of corrupted ink [compact disc] : selected poems / LEAGRAVE, LUCY; Leagrave, Lucy (reader) -- S.l. [the author] (Compact disc) - Adult collection 
 

Tri- via / PIERCE, MICHELLE NAKA; CORPUZ, VERONICA -- Boulder, Colo.;Pittsburgh, Pa. Erudite Fangs;PUB LUSH, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Turn of the tide / PARTRIDGE, KATHLEEN -- London: Methuen & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The twelve moons / RILEY, PETER -- Old Hunstanton, Norfolk: Oystercatcher Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Under an indigo moon : an anthology : pre and contemporary verse / STANLEY-MALLETT, K. -- Ilfracombe, Devon: Arthur H. Stockwell, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Unfair arguments with existence : seven plays for a new theatre / FERLINGHETTI, LAWRENCE -- New York: New Directions, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The unhaunting : new poems, 2003-2008 / TAYLOR, ANDREW -- London: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Universal beach / NARAYANAN, VIVEK -- Mumbai, India: Harbour Line, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Unscheduled halt / BROMLEY, CAROLE -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The urinals of hell / PACHINKO, JOE -- Oakland, Calif. Superstition Street Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Virgil's machines : poems / SLOMAN, JOEL -- New York: W. W. Norton & Co. (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Waterfalls / O'SULLIVAN, MAGGIE -- Exbourne: Etruscan Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Waterlight : selected poems / JAMIE, KATHLEEN -- Saint Paul, Minn. Graywolf Press, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Ways to disappear [multimedia] / MARSHALL, REBECCA E. -- Okehampton: Etruscan Books, (Multimedia) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Accompanied by a DVD of a film poem 

West End final / WILLIAMS, HUGO -- London: Faber and Faber, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Includes a triolet "Depression Olympics" p48 

What the things sang / GOODLAND, GILES -- Exeter: Shearsman Books, (Book) - Adult collection 
Abstract: Book ends with a poem which is an index to itself 

What vanishes / MENAGHAN, JOHN -- Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare: Salmon Poetry, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

White boats : poems / GREIG, ANDREW; CZERKAWSKA, CATHERINE LUCY -- Edinburgh: Garret Arts, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Windsong / TEBB, BARRY -- Sutton, Surrey: Sixties Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

Winterlight / TEBB, BARRY -- Sutton, Surrey: Sixties Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult collection 
 

The wisteria's children : one hundred haiku / LAWSON, SARAH -- London: Hearing Eye, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

Woody Guthrie folk songs : a collection of songs by America's foremost balladeer / GUTHRIE, WOODY; Seeger, Pete (introduction) -- New York;London: Ludlow Music;Essex Music, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The wrong miracle / GALLAGHER, LIZ -- London: Salt, (Book) - Adult collection 
 

The Yage letters / BURROUGHS, WILLIAM; GINSBERG, ALLEN -- San Francisco: City Lights Books, (Book) - Adult collection


Adult Anthologies:


And again last night- -- Stoney Stanton: Indigo Dreams Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

The ballad book : a selection of the choicest British ballads -- London: Macmillan and Co. (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Both sides of Hadrian's Wall : contemporary poetry from south Scotland and north England -- Selkirk: Selkirk Lapwing Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

The common muse : an anthology of popular British ballad poetry, 15th-20th century -- Harmondsworth: Pengin Books in association with Chatto and Windus, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles and first lines and an index of authors 

Dancing till dawn broke : an anthology of poems -- Bideford, Devon: Parkinson's Disease Society, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Poetry by people affected by Parkinson's Disease 

Deaf American poetry : an anthology -- Washington, D.C. Gallaudet University Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: This anthology presents poems by American poets from the signing community, from the 19th century onwards. Bibliography: p.293-294 

Double skin : new poetic voices from Italy and Singapore / YI-SHENG, NG; PANG, ALVIN; QIAN XI, TENG; HSIEN MIN, TOH; WONG, CYRIL; BONNIN, ANDREA; DIANA, VALENTINA; FRATUS, TIZIANO; LANGIU, ELIANA DEBORAH; BRUNOZZI, FRANCESCA TINI -- Singapore: Ethos Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Drift : poems from OCTAVO -- [S.l. the authors, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Famous American poems -- London: Vista Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Field nocturnes / DAVIES, DAMIAN WALFORD; DE NOVELLIS, MARK; KAY, JAMES -- [S.l.] Marchog, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Great poets of the 20th century [multimedia] -- [London] Guardian in association with Faber and Faber, (Portfolio) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: All 7 pamphlets from The Guardian Great poets of the 20th century series and accompanying cd, in a presentation folder 

The idiom of the people : English traditional verse, edited with an introduction and notes from the manuscripts of Cecil J. Sharp / Reeves, James (introduction); Sharp, Cecil J. -- London: Mercury Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of first lines 

In search of the world's worst writers : a celebration of triumphantly bad literature / Page, Nick (commentary) -- London: HarperCollins Publishers, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: The majority of writers featured in this book are poets. Inlcudes bibliographic reference and an index 

Indigo poets : poets' choice : best of Reach poetry -- Stoney Stanton: Indigo Dreams Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Poems from Reach poetry magazine 

Into the deep street : seven modern French poets, 1938-2008 / Romer, Stephen (introduction); FOLLAIN, JEAN; THOMAS, HENRI; JACCOTTET, PHILIPPE; RÉDA, JACQUES; ROUX, PAUL DE; GOFFETTE, GUY; ORTLIEB, GILLES -- London: Anvil Press Poetry, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

The long trail : soldiers' songs and slang, 1914-18 -- London: Sphere Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

My life in verse : a journey through poetry / Blackman, Malorie (selector); Hancock, Sheila (selector); Matthews, Cerys (selector); Webb, Robert (selector) -- London: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of titles and first lines 

New poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect / Crawford, Robert (preface); BURNSIDE, JOHN; CRAWFORD, ROBERT; DUNN, DOUGLAS; GRAY, ALASDAIR; HERBERT, W.N.; JAMIE, KATHLEEN; KAY, JACKIE; KINLOCH, DAVID; LEONARD, TOM; LOCHHEAD, LIZ; PATERSON, DON; ROBERTSON, ROBIN -- Edinburgh: Polygon, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Not in so many words : poems and commentaries on poems : The Poetry Business Writing School, 2002-2004 / Sansom, Peter (introduction); Fisher, Janet (introduction) -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult anthology Poets on poetry 
Abstract: "This anthology is a collection of poems from the members of the first Poetry Business Writing School, written while on the course. They have also offered personal commentaries on their poems"--back cover. Includes poems and commentary by Chris Considine, Jane Routh, Ann Sansom, John Siddique and others 

Old London street cries and the cries of today : with heaps of quaint cuts -- London: Scholar Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index 

The Oxford book of ballads -- Oxford: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of first lines 

Patriotic poems / Leonard, R. M. (preface) -- London: Humphrey Milford;Oxford University Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Index of authors and an index of first lines 

The Penguin book of comic and curious verse -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of authors and an index of first lines 

Penguin modern poets 13 : Charles Bukowski, Philip Lamantia, Harold Norse / BUKOWSKI, CHARLES; LAMANTIA, PHILIP; NORSE, HAROLD -- Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

The pleasures of poetry / Sitwell, Edith (introduction) -- London: Duckworth, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

A pocketful of ribaldry -- London: Bestseller Library, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes prose and poetry 

Poetry 62 -- Toronto: Ryerson Press, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Ribaldry of Rome : an anthology -- London: Bestseller Library, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes an index of authors 

Rock salt : an anthology of contemporary BC poetry : new poetry & poetics -- Salt Spring Island, B.C. Mother Tongue Publishing Limited, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Includes a biography of each poet, a statement by them and a poem. Arranged alphabetically by poet 

The song of God : Bhagavad-Gita / Huxley, Aldous (introduction) -- London: Phoenix House, (Book) - Adult anthology 
Abstract: Bhagavadgita is a Sanskrit Hindu scripture, revered as a sacred scripture of Hinduism 

Ten poems about puddings / Slater, Nigel (introduction) -- Beeston, Nottingham: Candlestick Press, (Pamphlet) - Adult anthology 
 

A treasury of American ballads : gay, naughty and classic -- London: Arco Publishers Ltd. (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Voicing visions [multimedia] : painting, sculpture and poetry / Szirtes, George (introduction) -- Norwich: Norwich Twenty Group, (Multimedia) - Adult anthology 
 

Well versed : an anthology of poems from the Morning star -- London: Hearing Eye, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

The women troubadours / Bogin, Meg (essays) -- New York;London: W.W. Norton, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Word for word : selected translations from German poets / Mead, Ruth (introduction); Mead, Matthew (introduction); ARTMANN, H. C.; BÄCHLER, WOLFGANG; BIENEK, HORST; BOBROWSKI, JOHANNES; BORCHERS, ELISABETH; FÜCHS, GUNTER BRUNO; GEISSLER, CHRISTIAN; HÖLZER, MAX; OBERLIN, URS; REINIG, CHRISTA; SABAIS, HEINZ WINFRIED; SACHS, NELLY -- London: Anvil Press Poetry, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Zen : poems, prayers, sermons, anecdotes, interviews / Ikemoto, Takashi (introduction) -- Garden City, N.Y. Anchor Books, (Book) - Adult anthology 
 

Books About Poets and Poetry:

All poets welcome [multimedia] : the Lower East Side poetry scene in the 1960s / KANE, DANIEL -- Berkeley: University of California Press, (Multimedia) - Criticism 
Abstract: Accompanied by CD of poets featured in the book reading their work in the 1960s and 70s. Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-293) and index 

Archetypal patterns in poetry : psychological studies of imagination / Bodkin, Maud -- London: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Auden and after : the liberation of poetry 1930-1941 / SCARFE, FRANCIS -- London: George Routledge & Sons, (Book) - History 
 

Betjeman's Britain [DVD] / BETJEMAN, JOHN -- [Isle of Man] Green Umbrella, (DVD) - Guide 
Abstract: "This video traces his steps and words round many of the places he enjoyed and celebrated" 

Can poetry save the earth? : a field guide to nature poems / FELSTINER, JOHN -- New Haven;London: Yale University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Bibliography: p359-372 

The concise encyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry -- London: Hutchinson, (Book) - Dictionary 
 

E. E. Cummings / CUMMINGS, E. E. (criticism of); Triem, Eve -- Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Bibliography: p. 45-48 

The force of poetry / RICKS, CHRISTOPHER -- Oxford: Oxford University Press, (Book) - Guide 
 

Geoffrey Hill / HILL, GEOFFREY -- Milton Keynes: Open University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Hardy's Wessex [DVD] / HARDY, THOMAS -- [Isle of Man] Green Umbrella, (DVD) - Guide 
Abstract: "This DVD shows how Hardy's life and art intertwined" 

The hidden law : the poetry of W.H. Auden / HECHT, ANTHONY -- Cambridge, MA;London: Harvard University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

How to read / POUND, EZRA -- London: Desmond Harmsworth, (Book) - Guide 
 

Interpretations : essays on twelve English poems -- London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, (Book) - Criticism 
 

John Berryman : a critical commentary / HAFFENDEN, JOHN -- London;Basingstoke: MacMillan Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Literary companion dictionary : words about words / Grambs, David -- London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (Book) - Dictionary 
Abstract: Contains: definitions of terms associated with literature and writing 

Meter in poetry : a new theory / Fabb, Nigel; Morris Halle; Piera, Carlos -- Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (Book) - Prosody 
Abstract: A theory of poetic meter -- English strict meters -- English loose meters -- Southern Romance -- French -- Greek -- Classical Arabic -- Sanskrit -- Latvian -- Meters of the world -- The metrical poetry of the Old Testament. Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-293) and index 

Missing measures : modern poetry and the revolt against meter / STEELE, TIMOTHY -- Fayetteville, AR: University of Arkansas Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Not in so many words : poems and commentaries on poems : The Poetry Business Writing School, 2002-2004 / Sansom, Peter (introduction); Fisher, Janet (introduction) -- Huddersfield: Smith/Doorstop Books, (Book) - Adult anthology Poets on poetry 
Abstract: "This anthology is a collection of poems from the members of the first Poetry Business Writing School, written while on the course. They have also offered personal commentaries on their poems"--back cover. Includes poems and commentary by Chris Considine, Jane Routh, Ann Sansom, John Siddique and others 

The Nuttall dictionary of English synonyms and antonyms : 12,000 words showing 100,000 parallel expressions with opposite examples / Chris, G. Elgie -- London: Frederick Warne, (Book) - Dictionary 
 

On extended wings : Wallace Stevens' longer poems / Vendler, Helen Hennessy -- Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Our savage art : poetry and the civil tongue / LOGAN, WILLIAM -- New York: Columbia University Press, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Includes a bibliography of "Books under review" and an "Index of authors reviewed". Also includes an interview with William Logan by Garrick Davis 

Poetry and Ireland since 1800 : a source book -- London;New York: Routledge, (Book) - History 
 

Poetry explication : a checklist of interpretation since 1925 of British and American poems past and present / Kuntz, Joseph M. -- Chicago: Swallow Press, (Book) - Bibliography 
 

Poetry in the wars / LONGLEY, EDNA -- Newcastle upon Tyne: Bloodaxe Books, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Includes: chapters on poets from the two world wars and from the Troubles in Northern Ireland 

The poetry of Ezra Pound / KENNER, HUGH -- London: Faber and Faber, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Publishing & printing at home / Lewis, Roy; Easson, John B. -- Newton Abbot: David & Charles, (Book) - Guide 
 

Randall Jarrell / Jarrell, Randall (criticism of); ROSENTHAL, M. L. -- Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Bibliography: p.47-48 

Remembering Michael Hartnett / Hartnett, Michael (criticism of); Heaney, Seamus (introduction) -- Dublin: Four Courts Press, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Bibliography: p171 

Revaluation : tradition & development in Engish poetry / Leavis, F.R. -- London: Chatto & Windus, (Book) - Criticism 
 

The sacred wood : essays on poetry and criticism / ELIOT, T.S. -- London: Methuen, (Book) - Criticism 
 

A student's guide to the selected poems of Ezra Pound / Brooker, Peter -- London: Faber & Faber, (Book) - Criticism 
 

Sylvia Plath : a literary life / Wagner-Martin, Linda; Plath, Sylvia (criticism of) -- Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: The final chapter of the book is about Ted Hughes' Birthday letters. Bibliography: p170-175 

The writer's handbook 2010 -- Basingstoke: Macmillan, (Book) - Directory 
Abstract: Includes the chapters: Twenty things I didn't know before becoming a poetry publisher / Chris Hamilton-Emery -- Poetry presses -- Poetry magazines -- Organisations of interest to poets -- Audio books 

Yeats / Ure, Peter -- Edinburgh;London: Oliver and Boyd, (Book) - Criticism 
Abstract: Includes: bibliography 

Yeats and Anglo-Irish literature : critical essays / Ure, Peter -- Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, (Book) - Criticism

 

 


 
  
 

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