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Elegies

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

Price: $25.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC01C.1


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

Elegies

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

Price: $50.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC01C.3


A bilingual (Catalan-English) poetry and art book by one of Catalonia's foremost poets of the 19th century. Limited edition: 26 copies signed and lettered (A-Z) by the Translators and the Artist. View more info

Love & harmony

By: Attal, Fuad--author & translator

Price: $25.00

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

Edition: First, Limited, Signed & Lettered

Seller ID: CCC010.2


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. Signed & Lettered (26 copies, A-Z copies produced). View more info

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Home Remedies: New and Selected Poems, 1961-1981

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: First

Inscription: For my grandmother, Esther Kransberg (1882-1862)

Seller ID: CCC145.1


"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 extre... View more info

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Chinese Poet-Emperors

By: Bai, Hong Ai & Digby, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Oyster Bay, NY & Merrick, NY, The Feral Press & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2017

Edition: First

Seller ID: FP007.1


This book is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of poems by Chinese emperors written from 220 BCE till AD 1912. View more info

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Chinese Poet=Emperors

By: Bai, Hong Ai & Digby, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, NY & Merrick, NY, The Feral Press & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2017

Edition: First

Seller ID: FP007.2


This book is a bilingual (Chinese-English) collection of poems by Chinese emperors written from 220 BCE till AD 1912. View more info

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Strange Seasons

By: Barkan, Stanley & Polyakov, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria, AngoBoy: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: ANGOBOY1


One poem for each month of the year with complementary photoart. This is a collaborative (Poetry & Photoart) work by poet Stanley H. Barkan and Photoartist Mark Polyakov. Published in Bulgaria, but available through distribution services of Cross-Cultural Communications. View more info

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Mishpocheh

By: Barkan, Stanley H.

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCP02P.1


“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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ABC of Fruits and Vegetables

By: Barkan, Stanley H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria, AngoBoy: 2012

Edition: First

Inscription: for the seeds we have produced and the fruits . .

Seller ID: ANGOBOY2.1


A father-daughter poetry & art collaboration. Each letter of the alphabet, from A-Z, is represented by a poem beginning with that letter, some complemented by drawings, from Apple to Zucchini. "All of Stanley H. Barkan's poems are seeded in his heart, in his soul.... His work is accessible and lyrical and often coloured by a wisdom as profound and as echoing as that of Robert Frost." --Peter Thabit Jones "Stanley Barkan is the Jewish Dylan Thomas." --Barbara Hol... View more info

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ABC of Fruits and Vegetables

By: Barkan, Stanley H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgaria, AngoBoy: 2012

Edition: First

Inscription: for the seeds we have produced and the fruits . .

Seller ID: ANGOBOY2.2


A father-daughter poetry & art collaboration. Each letter of the alphabet, from A-Z, is represented by a poem beginning with that letter, some complemented by drawings, from Apple to Zucchini. "All of Stanley H. Barkan's poems are seeded in his heart, in his soul.... His work is accessible and lyrical and often coloured by a wisdom as profound and as echoing as that of Robert Frost." --Peter Thabit Jones "Stanley Barkan is the Jewish Dylan Thomas." --Barbara Holland "[Ba... View more info

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Brooklyn Poems

By: Barkan, Stanley H. Barkan, Bebe, Illustrator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, The Feral Press: 2016

Edition: First

Inscription: Dedicated to all the huckleberry gang

Seller ID: FP011.1


This is the first in a three-part series of Brooklyn poems by Stanley H. Barkan, with illustrations by his artist wife, Bebe Barkan. The other two in the series are "Butterfly Dreams" and "Sutter and Snediker." View more info

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Brooklyn Poems

By: Barkan, Stanley H. Barkan, Bebe, Illustrator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, The Feral Press: 2016

Edition: First

Inscription: Dedicated to all the huckleberry gang

Seller ID: FP011.2


This is the first in a three-part series of Brooklyn Poems by Stanley H. Barkan, illustrated by his artist wife, Bebe Barkan. The other two in the series are "Butterfly Dreams" and "Sutter & Snediker. View more info

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Butterfly Dreams

By: Barkan, Stanley H. Digby, John, Illustrator

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, The Feral Press: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: FP013


This is the second a three-part series of poetry about Brooklyn, by Stanley H. Barkan, illustrated (collages) by John Digby. The first in the series is "Brooklyn Poems," and the third, "Sutter & Snediker," the latter two illustrated by the poets artist wife, Bebe Barkan View more info

Tea with Nana: Paintings & Poems

By: Clarke, Mia Barkan

Price: $17.50

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC962.1


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: $50.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCCLI.3


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

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Native Foreigners: Jewish-Poetry Between the World Wars

By: Gregorek, Jerzy & Gregorek, Aniela

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2015

Edition: First

Inscription: To our fellow poets whose generation experienced

Seller ID: CCC987A


FOREWORD "These moving poems, which are a part of every Jew's heritage, were written in the period between the wars—one and two—when there was still a slim hope assimilation would prevail, and the Jews wouldn't be considered the enemy. Meanwhile, the Nazis were practicing their extermination techniques, and making plans to eliminate the Jews. The Nazis first plan of attack was to issue hope—the Jews would be allowed to emigrate to Mozambique, as long as they ga... View more info

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Native Foreigners: Jewish-Polish Poetry Between the World Wars

By: Gregorek, Jerzy & Gregorek, Aniela

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2015

Edition: First

Inscription: To our fellow poets whose generation experienced

Seller ID: CCC987B


FOREWORD "These moving poems, which are a part of every Jew's heritage, were written in the period between the wars—one and two—when there was still a slim hope assimilation would prevail, and the Jews wouldn't be considered the enemy. Meanwhile, the Nazis were practicing their extermination techniques, and making plans to eliminate the Jews. The Nazis first plan of attack was to issue hope—the Jews would be allowed to emigrate to Mozambique, as long as they ga... View more info

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Madonna and the Angel Baroque: Theatre of the Absurd with Other Such Poems

By: Halama, Theofil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2006

Edition: First

Inscription: But where there is peril

Seller ID: CZE2


“Early inspired by Robinson Jeffers, the American poet who distilled from his dark themes an essence of Inhumanist causality and fatalism that is difficult to live by, [Czech-American poet Theofil] Halama finds in his mature work that faith is pragmatic and hope remains plausible. Such confident poetic acts serve transparencies of experience; that is what is greatest about Halama’s charged metaphors.” —John Dotson Poet, playwright, artist, educator, editor, an... View more info

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Touching the New Earth: Poems in four Dimensions

By: Halama, Theofil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2006

Edition: First

Inscription: Life is probably round. --Van Gogh

Seller ID: CZE3


Theofil Halama, a renowned Czech American poet, was born in Mistrovice near Cesky Tesin (Czech Republic) in 1932. He graduated in 1958 from the School of Philosophy, Masaryk University, Brno, in German and Czech Language and Literature. He taught at secondary level in the Ostrava region. His poetry was published in Host do domu and Cerveny kvet. He went into exile in 1970. Since 1973, Halama has held teaching positions in the United States at the University ... View more info

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Grotto: The Cavern of Oracles

By: Halama, Theofil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communiations: 2008

Edition: First

Inscription: For our son

Seller ID: CZE4


Theofil Halama, a renowned Czech American poet, was born in Mistrovice near Cesky Tesin (Czech Republic) in 1932. He graduated in 1958 from the School of Philosophy, Masaryk University, Brno, in German and Czech Language and Literature. He taught at secondary level in the Ostrava region. His poetry was published in Host do domu and Cerveny kvet. He went into exile in 1970. Since 1973, Halama has held teaching positions in the United States at the University ... View more info