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POETRY COLLECTIONS
EVERY WRITER SHOULD OWN

The Complete Poems
The Complete Poems
by
Elizabeth Bishop
Farrar Straus
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

A wonderful poet whose great influence has not been adequately acknowledged.
The Wellspring
The Wellspring
by
Sharon Olds
Alfred A. Knopf
Amazon.com

Poems about birth and family from an always surprising, always challenging poet. "May 1968" is worth the price of admission.
Hardy: Poems
Hardy: Poems
by
Thomas Hardy
Everymans Library
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

A continuing influence on poets as unlike as Theodore Roethke and Donald Hall, Hardy defined the modern lyric.
The Country Between Us
The Country Between Us
by
Carolyn Forché
HarperCollins
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Strong and memorable poems about growing up, friendship, and political consciousness. "The Colonel" is unforgettable.

MORE POETRY COLLECTIONS

Point Reyes Poems, by Robert Bly
Floating Island
Amazon.com

The Lost Land, by Eavan Boland
WW Norton
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The Avenue Bearing the Initial of Christ Into the New World, by Galway Kinnell
Houghton Mifflin
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

New Selected Poems, by Philip Levine
Alfred A. Knopf
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair, by Pablo Neruda
Penguin
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Diving Into the Wreck, by Adrienne Rich
WW Norton
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Duino Elegies, by Rainer Maria Rilke
WW Norton
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The Collected Poems, by Theodore Roethke
Bantam, Doubleday, Dell
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The Darkness Around Us Is Deep, by William Stafford
HarperPerennial
Amazon.com

New and Collected Poems, by Richard Wilbur
Harcourt Brace
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Above the River, by James Wright
Noonday
Reinert Library
Amazon.com



    

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