Robin Hood

Robin Hood

While references to Robin Hood began to appear as early as the thirteenth century in legal records, the earliest surviving poems did not appear in manuscripts and early printed books until the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Several fourteenth-century allusions in

Book Info >>>Robin Hood

British Prose Poetry

British Prose Poetry

This book is the first collection of essays on the British prose poem. With essays by leading academics, critics and practitioners, the book traces the British prose poem’s unsettled history and reception in the UK as well as its

Book Info >>>British Prose Poetry

Phantasmagoria

Phantasmagoria

Today, Lewis Carroll is best remembered as a writer of juvenile fiction responsible for such timeless works as Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. However, Carroll was also a poet who wove dark visions and supernatural themes into

Book Info >>>Phantasmagoria

My Nickname is Sesame

My Nickname is Sesame

Written in Arabic and English, This is a collection of touching poems, love letters, and pictures that highlight the author’s family and relationships. Through collected letters, readers will get to know the legacy of the family while the poems

Book Info >>>My Nickname is Sesame

Selected Poems

Selected Poems

Celebrated as a major novelist throughout the English-speaking world, Atwood has also written eleven volumes of poetry. Houghton Mifflin is proud to have published SELECTED POEMS, 1965-1975, a volume of selections from Atwood's poetry of that decade.

Book Info >>>Selected Poems

All Of Us

All Of Us

Raymond Carver, who became a master-storyteller of his generation and was hailed in Europe as 'the American Chekhov', wrote of himself: "I began as a poet. My first publication was a poem. So I suppose on my tombstone I'd be

Book Info >>>All Of Us

The Tyranny of Heaven

The Tyranny of Heaven

The Tyranny of Heaven argues for a new way of reading the figure of Milton's God, contending that Milton rejects kings on earth and in heaven. Though Milton portrays God as a king in Paradise Lost, he does this neither

Book Info >>>The Tyranny of Heaven