Category: Bilingual

Sort

Showing 101-120 of 142

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

ISBN: 0-89304-782-1

Condition: New


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

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.1

ISBN: 0893041211

Condition: New


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts View more info

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.2

ISBN: 089304122X

Condition: New


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts 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

ISBN: 0-89304-137-8

Condition: New


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

ISBN: 0893041386

Condition: New


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

Le blues braillant / The Blues Cryin'

By: Matherne, Beverly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC05P.1

ISBN: 0-89304-463-6

Condition: New


Beverly Matherne's poetry recalls a Douanier Rousseau painting: in the middle of an idyllic landscape, there is a wild beast devouring your heart. That, too, is Louisiana. --David Cheramie, Poet and Executive Director of CODOFIL. View more info

Le blues braillant / The Blues Cryin'

By: Matherne, Beverly

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC05P.2

ISBN: 0-89304-462-8

Condition: New


Beverly Matherne's poetry recalls a Douanier Rousseau painting: in the middle of an idyllic landscape, there is a wild beast devouring your heart. That, too, is Louisiana. --David Cheramie, Poet and Executive Director of CODOFIL. View more info

Le blues braillant / The Blues Cryin'

By: Matherne, Beverly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2000

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC05P.3

ISBN: 0-89304-465-2

Condition: New


Beverly Matherne is one of a kind, a rare jewel. Born and bred in Cajun Country, out of the deepest rots of American soil, these poems sing the body beautiful with plaintive wail and lusty earthiness. These poems grew out of two languages, Cajun French and American English, and they're hot--hot as Tabasco. They're sweet--sweet as sugar. And they're cool--cool as Mississippi mud. Yeah! --Judith Minty, Poet, Recipient of the U.S. Awarcd of the International Poetry For... View more info

Frozen Embraces/Zambznuti zagrljaji

By: Obradovic, Biljana D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Yugoslavia/New York, USA, Center for Emigrants from Serbia / Cross-Cultural Communications: 2000

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC01Y.1

ISBN: 0-89304-511-X

Condition: New


Biljana Obradovic's first book, Frozen Embraces, offers readers heartbreaking delight in poems that document separation, the predations of war at home and in the body, and the work language does to deconstruct and restructure culture and landscape. Through civil war in the Balkans through Europe, Salonika, and Bombay, to the American South and Midwest, this brilliant book of original poems and translations into Serbian offers witness and hope. I love these poems and re... View more info

Frozen Embraces/Zambznuti zagrljaji

By: Obradovic, Biljana D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Yugoslavia/New York, USA, Center for Emigrants from Serbia / Cross-Cultural Communications: 2000

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC01Y.2

ISBN: 0-89304-510-1

Condition: New


Biljana Obradovic's first book, Frozen Embraces, offers readers heartbreaking delight in poems that document separation, the predations of war at home and in the body, and the work language does to deconstruct and restructure culture and landscape. Through civil war in the Balkans through Europe, Salonika, and Bombay, to the American South and Midwest, this brilliant book of original poems and translations into Serbian offers witness and hope. I love these poems and re... View more info

Le Riche Monde

By: Obradovic, Biljana D.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Belgrade, Yugoslavia/New York, USA, Raska skola / Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC02Y.1

ISBN: 0-89304-374-5

Condition: New


Unsettled about such things as windows in America; the bizarre mixtures of social classes--a businessman representative of capitalism sittin on her right, a Native American whose people had been decimated on her left--she nonetheless finds herself rooted in the sweater her mother knitted for her and the coffee cup that she reads for her. These truly are the poems of a rich world, a world at once torn apart and scattered by the forces of human nature, yet made holy again... View more info

Le Riche Monde

By: Obradovic, Biljana D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Belgrade, Yugoslavia/New York, USA, Raska skola / Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC02Y.2

ISBN: 0-89304-373-7

Condition: New


Unsettled about such things as windows in America; the bizarre mixtures of social classes--a businessman representative of capitalism sittin on her right, a Native American whose people had been decimated on her left--she nonetheless finds herself rooted in the sweater her mother knitted for her and the coffee cup that she reads for her. These truly are the poems of a rich world, a world at once torn apart and scattered by the forces of human nature, yet made holy again... View more info

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

By: Obradovic, Biljana D., Editor and Translator

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC3Y.1

ISBN: 0-89304-514-5

Condition: New


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

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

ISBN: 0-89304-513-6

Condition: New


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

Soviet Souvenirs

By: Rinkewich, Mindy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC09P.1

ISBN: 0-89304-477-6

Condition: New


A trilingual (Yiddish/English/Russian) paean to the failed social experiment of Communism. View more info

Soviet Souvenirs

By: Rinkewich, Mindy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC09P.2

ISBN: 0-89304-476-8

Condition: New


A trilingual (Yiddish/English/Russian) paean to the failed social experiment of Communism. View more info

For the House of Torkom

By: Shems, Hmayyag--Vahe Bladouni & John Gery

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC192.1

ISBN: 0-89304-460-1

Condition: New


In this first bilingual (Armenian-English) prose-poetry collection by one of the greatest Armenian poets of the 20th century, the translators--nephew of the poet, Vahe Baladouni and John Gery--transmute a story of a people displaced but still maintaining their rich language and heritage. View more info

For the House of Torkom

By: Shems, Hmayyag--Vahe Bladouni & John Gery

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC192.2

ISBN: 0-89304-459-8

Condition: New


In this first bilingual (Armenian-English) prose-poetry collection by one of the greatest Armenian poets of the 20th century, the translators--nephew of the poet, Vahe Baladouni and John Gery--transmute a story of a people displaced but still maintaining their rich language and heritage. View more info

For the House of Torkom

By: Shems, Hmayyag--Vahe Bladouni & John Gery

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1999

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC192.3

ISBN: 0-89304-461-X

Condition: New


In this first bilingual (Armenian-English) prose-poetry collection by one of the greatest Armenian poets of the 20th century, the translators--nephew of the poet, Vahe Baladouni and John Gery--transmute a story of a people displaced but still maintaining their rich language and heritage. View more info

Image for The Indian Prophet

The Indian Prophet

By: Smelcer, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2012

Edition: First

Inscription: "We say thanks to John Smelcer for bringing us tog

Seller ID: CCC964

ISBN: 0893042625

Condition: New


Bilingual poems from the Ahtna Athabaskan, written & translated by John E. Smelcer. “In a world where such poets are more rare than people might imagine, John Smelcer is one of the truly great poets I have come across in my life. His poetry is genius.” —Ruth Stone Winner of the National Book Award & the National Book Critics Circle Award View more info