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Touch Me

By: Kunitz, Stanley--Vladimir Levchev, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria/New York, USA, Bulgarian-American cultural Society ALEK0/Ango Boyanov/Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC02B.3


One of America's greatest poets. Most poets dry up at 50. For him to be writing poems at 90 is just incredible. --From the fron inside flap, Mark Strand View more info

Czarny jedwab / Black Silk

By: Lebioda, Dariusz Tomasz--Adam Szyper & Stanley H. Barkan, Translators

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Krakow, Poland/New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications/Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC02P.1


In this touching collection, there is one eternal voice which identifies with Everyone. Lebioda's bill of grievances against the 20th Century is terrifying…. He succeeds in touching upon the most important dilemmas of the contemporary world. --From the Foreword by Adam Szyper (Winner of the Best Book of Poetry Award 2001/Poland) View more info

Czarny jedwab / Black Silk

By: Lebioda, Dariusz Tomasz--Adam Szyper & Stanley H. Barkan, Translators

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Krakow, Poland/New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications/Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC02P.2


In this touching collection, there is one eternal voice which identifies with Everyone. Lebioda's bill of grievances against the 20th Century is terrifying…. He succeeds in touching upon the most important dilemmas of the contemporary world. --From the Foreword by Adam Szyper (Winner of the Best Book of Poetry Award 2001/Poland) View more info

Leaves from the Dry Tree

By: Levchev, Vladimire—Translated into English from the Bulgarian by Henry Taylor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC005.2


Vladimir Levchev was born in 1957 in sofia, Bulgaria, where he was graduated majoring in History of Art from the Academy of Fine Arts. He is the author of seven books of poetry and a book of literary essays in Bulgarian. He is the translator into Bulgarian of a number of volumes of selected poems by T. S. Eliot, Odysseus Elytis, Allen Ginsberg, Stanley Kunitz, Henry Taylor, and Stanley H. Barkan, and many other contempory American poets, as well as the ancient Indian r... View more info

Leaves from the Dry Tree

By: Levchev, Vladimir—Translated into English from the Bulgarian by Henry Taylor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC005.1


Vladimir Levchev was born in 1957 in sofia, Bulgaria, where he was graduated majoring in History of Art from the Academy of Fine Arts. He is the author of seven books of poetry and a book of literary essays in Bulgarian. He is the translator into Bulgarian of a number of volumes of selected poems by T. S. Eliot, Odysseus Elytis, Allen Ginsberg, Stanley Kunitz, Henry Taylor, and Stanley H. Barkan, and many other contempory American poets, as well as the ancient Indian r... View more info

FIVES / PETICE: Bilingual Anthology—Fifty Poems by Serbian and American Poets

By: Obradovic, Biljana D., Editor and Translator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Belgrade and New York, Contact Line and Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC3Y.2


In this unique book, poet, editor, and translator, Biljana D. Obradovic, has selected five contemporary poets from Serbia and five from the United States to intoduce their work outside their countries in a cross-cultural exchange. Fluent in both languages, Obradovic has produced graceful translations in both directions yet includes the originals for a meaningful selection of each poet's work for readers in either language. The result is a collection of poems remarkably... View more info

Underground Dancing / Podziemny taniec

By: Stern, Gerald--Adam Szyper, Translator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications / Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC06P.1


Winner of the 1998 National Book Award: Gerald Stern's poetry is of dark rapture. He hails bedraggled animals and leaves, elevates events that do not in themselves achieve high drama, and transforms misery into celebration. His largeness is subtle, for in his small commonplace subjects--the rooster, the squirrel, the shirt--one finds traces of the century's major events. View more info

Underground Dancing / Podziemny taniec

By: Stern, Gerald--Adam Szyper, Translator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications / Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC06P.2


Winner of the 1998 National Book Award: Gerald Stern's poetry is of dark rapture. He hails bedraggled animals and leaves, elevates events that do not in themselves achieve high drama, and transforms misery into celebration. His largeness is subtle, for in his small commonplace subjects--the rooster, the squirrel, the shirt--one finds traces of the century's major events. View more info

Underground Dancing / Podziemny taniec

By: Stern, Gerald--Adam Szyper, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications / Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC06P.3


Winner of the 1998 National Book Award: Gerald Stern's poetry is of dark rapture. He hails bedraggled animals and leaves, elevates events that do not in themselves achieve high drama, and transforms misery into celebration. His largeness is subtle, for in his small commonplace subjects--the rooster, the squirrel, the shirt--one finds traces of the century's major events. View more info

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The Shy Hand of a Jew: Poems by Maurycy (Mosze) Szymel

By: Szymel, Maurycy (Mosze) Translated from the Polish by Aniela & Jerzy Gregorek

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2013

Edition: First

Inscription: Heartfelt thanks to the NEA

Seller ID: CCCPOL


Szymel's poetry revolves around the relationship between Jews and Poles, as well as other aspects of his life as a Jew living in Poland. He reveals a strong feeling of connection to Poland and often relies on the color an scent of its landscape and countryside. In "Poland" (1934, he writes; . . . gray, peasant horse how does my love appear to you when I caress your warm, sweaty head with a shivering hand, the shy hand of a Jew? --from the Intr... View more info

And Suddenly Spring

By: Szyper, Adam

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC186.1


Poetry in Polish & English by a Holocaust survivor with an optimistic view of the world. The author's latest book in Polish won the Best Book of Poetry/2001 in Poland. View more info

And Suddenly Spring

By: Szyper, Adam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC186.2


Poetry in Polish & English by a Holocaust survivor with an optimistic view of the world. The author's latest book in Polish won the Best Book of Poetry/2001 in Poland. View more info

And Suddenly Spring

By: Szyper, Adam

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC186.3


Poetry in Polish & English by a Holocaust survivor with an optimistic view of the world. The author's latest book in Polish won the Best Book of Poetry/2001 in Poland. View more info

Understanding Fiction

By: Taylor, Henry--Vladimir Levchev, Translator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria/New York, USA, Bulgarian-American cultural Society ALEK0/Ango Boyanov/Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC03B.1


I've loved Henry Taylor, man and boy, for nearly thirty years. Graceful in motion, disciplined in form and thought, clear-eyed and generous in spirit: the poems, the person? Indivisible! --From Critical Praise, Carolyn Kizer View more info

Understanding Fiction

By: Taylor, Henry--Vladimir Levchev, Translator

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria/New York, USA, Bulgarian-American cultural Society ALEK0/Ango Boyanov/Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC03B.2


I've loved Henry Taylor, man and boy, for nearly thirty years. Graceful in motion, disciplined in form and thought, clear-eyed and generous in spirit: the poems, the person? Indivisible! --From Critical Praise, Carolyn Kizer View more info

Understanding Fiction

By: Taylor, Henry--Vladimir Levchev, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria/New York, USA, Bulgarian-American cultural Society ALEK0/Ango Boyanov/Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC03B.3


I've loved Henry Taylor, man and boy, for nearly thirty years. Graceful in motion, disciplined in form and thought, clear-eyed and generous in spirit: the poems, the person? Indivisible! --From Critical Praise, Carolyn Kizer View more info

Znaki wodne / Watermarks

By: Zurakowski, Boguslaw--Aniela & Jerzy Gregorek

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA/Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications / Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC13P.1


Poems by a child of war, deeply felt memory of the adversities and recollections of his birthplace, the picturesque eastern borderland. View more info

Znaki wodne / Watermarks

By: Zurakowski, Boguslaw--Aniela & Jerzy Gregorek

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications / Wydawnictwo Baran I Suszczynski: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC13P.2


Poems by a child of war, deeply felt memory of the adversities and recollections of his birthplace, the picturesque eastern borderland. View more info