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Elegies

By: Alcover, Joan—Kristine Doll & Robert E. Brown, Translators

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC01C.2


A bilingual (Catalan-English) poetry and art book by one of Catalonia's foremost poets of the 19th century. View more info

Love & Harmony

By: Attal, Fuad--author & translator

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First, Limited

Seller ID: CCC010.1


A bilingual (Arabic/English) chapbook of poetry by a Palestinian-American who wants to hear the music from the mosque, the church, and the synagogue. View more info

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Home Remedies: New and Selected Poems, 1961-1981

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1982

Edition: First

Inscription: For my grandmother, Esther Kransberg (1882-1962)

Seller ID: CCC145.2


"If any poet working in America at present has the power to smash complacency, it is [Axelrod].... If his work is news to you, you're lucky to hold this book in your hand. Here, from several collections now hard to obtain, are some of the most lovely, harrowing, and outrageously funny poems from his first twenty publishing years. For good measure, there is a trove of new work besides." --X. J. Kennedy "David B. Axelrod's New and Selected Poems is a striking and extremely... View more info

Mishpocheh

By: Barkan, Stanley H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Krakow & New York, Inter Esse & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC02P.3


“The profound way Barkan articulates constant desire to return home and to bring his readers home by merging them into his own extended and extensive family makes Mishpocheh surely one of the most remarkable poetry collections to be released in the early twenty-first century. The volume’s uniqueness is also emphasized by Bebe Barkan´s colorful paintings–mostly of her family members and her husband’s (including Grandma Celia). Like much of the artwork included in... View more info

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No Cats on the Yangtze

By: Barkan, Stanley H. Zhao Si, Chinese Translator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, New York, The Feral Press: 2017

Edition: First

Seller ID: FP008.1


The poems in this collection are a selection from the 38 I wrote while my wife, Bebe, and I were on a 2001 Victo¬ria River Cruise down the Yangtze, before the Three Gorges project covered the thousands of ancient villages resulting from its construction. What I saw and felt, particularly the encounters with the people of China, with a sense that I was traveling not just through a country but through Asian history in its many stages, I wrote about each day in my journal.... View more info

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No Cats on the Yangtze

By: Barkan, Stanley H. Zhao Si, Chinese Translator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, New York, The Feral Press: 2017

Edition: First

Seller ID: FP008.2


The poems in this collection are a selection from the 38 I wrote while my wife, Bebe, and I were on a 2001 Victo¬ria River Cruise down the Yangtze, before the Three Gorges project covered the thousands of ancient villages resulting from its construction. What I saw and felt, particularly the encounters with the people of China, with a sense that I was traveling not just through a country but through Asian history in its many stages, I wrote about each day in my journal.... View more info

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Immagine & Poesia: The Movement in Progress

By: Chiarelli, Lidia

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: First

Inscription: Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt

Seller ID: CCC963


The Irish poet W.B. Yeats said, ‘Words alone are certain good.’ And they are. But when a poet’s work is placed in relation to a painting or a photograph, we can often get an amplifying and expanding of the bird-like track of words on the snow of the page. Indeed, it can be a double blessing: the bird’s song and the bird’s world. It can be another way of interpreting Dylan Thomas’s ‘the colour of saying’. Lidia Chiarelli’s precise snapshots of poems, bea... View more info

Tea with Nana: Paintins & Poems

By: Clarke, Mia Barkan

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC962.2


TEA WITH NANA is a book of paintings and poems, created throughout the life of woman, who from an early childhood on Long Island, was surrounded by the paintings of her artist mother and the poetry books of her poet-publisher father. This book is an exploration of her inner and outer mind, local and international, through English and several other languages (Hebrew, French, Italian). In a very real sense this book is a cross-cultural journey from birth and childhood, gir... View more info

Sweeter Than Vivaldi

By: Clemente, Vince

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA & Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.1


An Italian-American poet, living in Sag Harbor, Long Island, writes of his "salient runnel of melody," which, to him, is sweeter than Vivaldi. View more info

Sweeter Than Vivaldi

By: Clemente, Vince

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA & Krakow, Poland, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.2


An Italian-American poet, living in Sag Harbor, Long Island, writes of his "salient runnel of melody," which, to him, is sweeter than Vivaldi. View more info

Confession of Faith

By: Curzon, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLTD1


A midrashic poetry with complementary endless-line drawings collection. The author was born in Melbourne, Australia, the artist in Germany. The author's first book of poetry, MIDRASHIM, was also published by Cross-Cultural Communications (1991). Subsequently, David Curzon published two large anthologies of midrashic poetry based on the Old Testamen and then the New. Alfred Van Loen is also the endless-line artist of two other books published by CCC: ABC BESTIARY ... View more info

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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

By: Digby, John & Bai, Hong Ai

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982A


These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the human spirit. Those who are unfamiliar with the work of these great poets will find John Digby and Hong Ai Bai to be superb guides to the recesses of the heart in this superbly crafted bi-lingual collection enlightened by their commentary. Those already conversant with its classical authors will be delighted to find in this beautiful volume... View more info

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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

By: Digby, John & Bai, Hong Ai

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982B


These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the human spirit. Those who are unfamiliar with the work of these great poets will find John Digby and Hong Ai Bai to be superb guides to the recesses of the heart in this superbly crafted bi-lingual collection enlightened by their commentary. Those already conversant with its classical authors will be delighted to find in this beautiful volume a revival an... View more info

5,000 Bells

By: Fishman, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2004

Edition: First, Limited

Seller ID: CCC009.1


Holocuast-themed poems by the editor of Blood to Remember. View more info

5,000 Bells

By: Fishman, Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2004

Edition: First, Limited, Signed & Lettered

Seller ID: CCC009.2


Holocuast-themed poems by the editor of Blood to Remember. Special signed & lettered (A-Z) edition. View more info