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New in and added to the NPL catalogue in September | 29-Oct-17

Here is a list of items added to our collection in September 2017 and now available for reference or loan.


Child Collections (arranged by author):

Ahlberg, Allan
This is the story of Alison Hubble who went to bed single... / text, Allan Ahlberg ; illustrations, Bruce Ingman.
UK ; USA : Puffin Books, 2016.
32 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm

Alexander, Kwame
The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot and score in this game called life / Kwame Alexander ; photographs by Thai Neave.
Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2017.
169 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 22 cm

Aroeste, Sarah
Ora de despertar = Time to wake up / Sarah Aroeste ; illustrations by Miriam Ross.
[New York] : Aroeste Music, ©2017.
24 unnumbered pages illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm

Clark, M. H.
You belong here / written by M. H. Clark ; illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault.
2016
Seattle, Washington : Compendium, 2016.
30 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm

Cousins, Lucy.
Hooray for birds! / Lucy Cousins.
First U.S. edition.
32 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 31 cm.

DiPucchio, Kelly
Littles : and how they grow / Kelly DiPucchio ; illustrated by AG Ford.
First edition.
2017
New York : Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 2017.
24 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 25 x 25 cm

Galing, Ed
Tony / by Ed Galing ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead.
First edition
New York : Roaring Brook, 2017.
30 unnumbered pages : illustrated (colour) ; 19 x 24 cm.

Gravett, Emily
Where's bear / Emily Gravett.
2015
London : Macmillan's Children's Books, 2015
26 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 18 x 18 cm.

Grimes, Nikki.
Dark sons / Nikki Grimes.
[Grand Rapids, Michigan] : Blink, a trademark of Zondervan, c2005, 2010.
2005
190 p. ; 22 cm.

Hardy-Dawson, Sue
Where zebras go / poems and illustrations by Sue Hardy-Dawson.
2017
Burley Gate, Herefordshire : Otter-Barry Books, 2017.
95 pages : illustrations (black & white) ; 20 cm

Sandall, Ellie
Everybunny dance / Ellie Sandall.
2016
London : Hodder Children's Books, 2016.
30 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 25 x 28 cm.

Sidman, Joyce
Before morning / by Joyce Sidman ; illustrated by Beth Krommes.
2016
Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2016.
40 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm.

Stanton, Andy
Danny McGee drinks the sea / Andy Stanton & [illustrated by] Neal Layton.
2017
London : Hodder Children's Books, 2017, c2016.
[30] unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm.

Staunton, Aoife
World sounds / Aoife Staunton ; with translations into Irish by Gabriel Rosenstock and into French by Michel Jovet.
Oxford : The Onslaught Press, 2016.
41 unnumbered pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 23 cm

Stevenson, Robert Louis
A child's garden of verses / Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen.
New York : Golden Books, 2017, c1951
68 pages : colour illustrations ; 32 cm.


Child Anthologies (arranged by title):

Voice of the rain / an anthology of poems from the UpWrite young poets' group.
2017
London : Arvon, 2017.
39 pages ; 22 cm



Adult Collections (arranged by author):

Akbar, Kavah
Portrait of the alcoholic / Kavah Akbar.
First edition.
Little Rock, Arkansas : Sibling Rivalry Press, 2017.
45 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 23 cm

Almeida, Sérgio Monteiro de
Sérgio Monteiro de Almeida / reviews, Harry Polkinhorn, Adalice Araújo.
Curitiba : [the artist], ©2007.
157 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour), portraits ; 22 cm

Atkins, Tim
On fathers < on daughtyrs / Tim Atkins.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
120 pages ; 19 cm

Bagoo, Andre
Pitch Lake / Andre Bagoo.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
94 pages ; 21 cm

Bick, Andrew
Failure / Andrew Bick.
London : Andrew Bick in association with RMG Publishing, [1996]
14 unnumbered leaves : chiefly illustrations (black and white, and colour), portrait ; 26 x 34 cm

Bonvicino, Régis
Beyond the wall : new selected poems / Régis Bonvicino ; translated from the Portuguese by Charles Bernstein, Odile Cisneros & Thérèse
Bachand ; edited by Per Bregne.
First Green Integer edition.
Bilingual edition.
København ; Los Angeles : Green Integer, 2017.
220 pages ; 16 cm

Chakrabarti, Bhaskar
Things that happen : and other poems / Bhaskar Chakrabarti ; translated by Arunava Sinha.
Calcutta ; London ; New York : Seagull Books, 2016.
xix, 185 pages ; 22 cm

Collins, Donte
Autopsy : poems / by Donte Collins.
Minneapolis, MN : Button Poetry / Exploding Pinceone Press, ©2017.
51 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 22 cm
Conrad, CA

Ecodeviance : (soma)tics for the future wilderness / CA Conrad.
First edition.
Seattle ; New York : Wave Books, ©2014.
141 pages ; 26 cm

Cowen, Elise
Poems and fragments / Elise Cowen ; edited by Tony Trigilio.
Boise, Idaho : Ahsahta Press, ©2014.
xxviii, 175 pages : facsimiles (black and white) ; 23 cm

Critchley, Emily
Ten thousand things / Emily Critchley.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
61 pages ; 19 cm

Dash, Mona
A certain way / Mona Dash.
First edition.
Morden, Surrey : Skylark Publications UK, 2017.
99 pages ; 22 cm

Davenport, Philip
About everything / Philip Davenport.
Manchester, UK : Apple Pie Editions, ©2016.
48 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour), portraits ; 22 cm

Vogue divine / poems by Philip Davenport ; models & images, Phil Sayers.
[Manchester, UK] : Apple Pie [Editions], [2002?]
7 postcards in folder : illustrations (black and white, and colour), portraits ; 12 x 16 cm

Davies, Lyndon
Bridge 116 / Lyndon Davies.
[Powys] : Aquifer Books, 2017.
100 pages ; 22 cm

Day, Adam
Model of a city in civil war / poems by Adam Day.
First edition.
Louisville, Kentucky : Sarabande Books, ©2015.
ix, 65 pages ; 23 cm

Egdell, Julie
Alice in winterland / poems by Julie Egdell.
Ripon : Smokestack Books, ©2017.
83 pages ; 20 cm

Farrokhzad, Farough
Sin : selected poems of Forugh Farrokhzad / translated by Sholeh Wolpé ; foreword by Alicia Ostriker.
Fayetteville : The University of Arkansas Press, 2007.
xxxi, 134 pages : illustrations (black and white), facsimile, portrait ; 22 cm

Feinman, Alvin
Corrupted into song : the complete poems of Alvin Feinman / edited by Deborah Dorfman ; with a foreword by Harold Bloom and an
introduction by James Geary.
Princeton, New Jersey ; Woodstock, Oxfordshire : Princeton University Press, ©2016.
xviii, 148 pages ; 25 cm

Fletcher, Helen
The lightbulb has stigmata / Helen Fletcher.
Oxford : The Onslaught Press, 2016.
73 pages ; 22 cm

Fondane, Benjamin
Cinepoems and others / Benjamin Fondane ; edited and with an introduction by Leonard Schwartz ; translated from the French by Mitchell
Abidor [and 7 others].
New York : New York Review of Books, ©2016.
xii, 220 pages ; 18 cm

Galing, Ed
Tony / by Ed Galing ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead.
First edition
New York : Roaring Brook, 2017.
30 unnumbered pages : illustrated (colour) ; 19 x 24 cm.

Gay, Ross
Catalog of unabashed gratitude / Ross Gay ; Ed Ochester, editor.
Pittsburgh, Pa., University of Pittsburgh Press, [2015]
102 pages ; 21 cm

Gioia, Dana
99 poems : new & selected / by Dana Gioia.
First Graywolf paperback.
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, 2017.
194 pages ; 23 cm

Hamburger, Michael
A Michael Hamburger reader / edited by Dennis O'Driscoll.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2017.
587 pages ; 24 cm

Heilbut, Sally
Just us / Sally Heilbut.
Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex : Mica Press, 2016.
2016
26 pages : black & white illustrations ; 20 cm

Herd, Colin
Click and collect / Colin Herd.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
68 pages ; 19 cm

Herrera, Juan Felipe
187 reasons Mexicanos can't cross the border : undocuments 1971-2007 / Juan Felipe Herrara.
San Francisco : City Lights Books, ©2007.
103 pages : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 22 cm

Hilson, Jeff
Latanoprost variations / Jeff Hilson.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
60 [+ 20 unnumbered] pages ; 19 cm

Hollo, Anselm
Notes on the possibilities and attractions of existence : selected poems 1965-2000 / Anselm Hollo.
First edition.
Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, ©2001.
328 pages ; 26 cm

Homer
The iliad / Homer ; a new translation by Caroline Alexander.
London : Vintage, 2015.
xxxix, 554 pages : illustrations (black and white), genealogical tables, map ; 24 cm

Kennedy, Evan
The sissies / Evan Kennedy.
First edition.
New York City, Futurepoem Books, 2016.
102 pages ; 21 cm

Killian, Kevin
Tony Greene era / Kevin Killian.
[New York] : Wonder, c2017.
95 pages ; 21 cm

Larkin, Peter
Introgression latewood (shelter partials) / Peter Larkin.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
205 pages ; 23 cm

Lee, John Robert
Collected poems : 1975-2015 / John Robert Lee.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
180 pages ; 21 cm

Lehóczky, Ágnes
Pool epitaphs and other love letters / Ágnes Lehóczky.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
46 pages ; 20 cm

Levine, Philip
The last shift : poems / by Philip Levine ; edited by Edward Hirsch.
First edition.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
viii, 79 pages ; 24 cm

Litherland, S.J.
Composition in white / S.J. Litherland.
Ripon : Smokestack Books, ©2017.
95 pages ; 20 cm

López Colomé, Pura
Speaking in song (hearing and forgetting) / Pura López Colomé ; translated from Spanish by Dan Bellm.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
151 pages ; 23 cm

Louÿs, Pierre
Pybrac / Pierre Louÿs ; illustrations by Toyen ; translated by Geoffrey Longnecker.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Wakefield Press, ©2014.
xi, 142 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm

Lyman, Henry
The land has its say / Henry Lyman.
Northampton, Massachusetts : Open Field Press, ©2015.
80 pages ; 21 cm

Makoha, Nick
Kingdom of gravity / Nick Makoha.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
82 pages ; 21 cm

Marino, Giambattista
The massacre of the innocents / Giambattista Marino ; translated by Erik Butler.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Wakefield Press, ©2015.
xv, 221 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 24 cm

Marvin, Cate
Oracle : poems / Cate Marvin.
First edition.
New York ; London : W. W. Norton & Company, 2016, ©2014.
93 pages ; 21 cm

Matuk, Nyla
Stranger / Nyla Matuk ; editor, Carmine Starnino.
Montreal, Canada : Signal Editions, the poetry imprint at Véhicule Press, ©2016.
88 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 22 cm

Mayakovsky, Vladimir
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin / Vladimir Mayakovsky ; translation, Dorian Rottenberg.
Ripon : Smokestack Books, ©2017.
202 pages ; 20 cm

McCallum, Shara
Madwoman / Shara McCallum.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
80 pages ; 21 cm

McWatt, Mark
The language of Eldorado : poems / Mark McWatt.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
180 pages ; 21 cm

Merwin, W.S.
Present company / W.S. Merwin.
Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, ©2007.
xii, 137 pages ; 23 cm

Mitchell, Adrian
The pied piper / Adrian Mitchell ; adapted from the poem by Robert Browning.
London : Oberon Books, 1988.
86 pages ; 21 cm

Moore, Marianne
Observations / Marianne Moore ; edited and with an introduction by Linda Leavell.
First Farrar, Straus & Giroux edition.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016.
xvii, 119 pages ; 22 cm

Moraes, Dom
Collected poems : 1954-2004 / Dom Moraes.
New Delhi, India : London, UK : Penguin, Books India, 2004.
xii, 355 pages ; 22 cm

Morris, Marianne
Word, world / Marianne Morris.
[Norwich, Norfolk] : Boiler House Press, 2017.
79 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 19 cm

Morrissey, Sinéad
Parallax and selected poems / Sinéad Morrissey.
First American edition.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.
69 pages ; 22 cm

Myers, Rick
A bullet for Buñuel : fragments of a failed bullet + A corpus / by Rick Myers.
NY [New York] : Primary Information, 2017.
[116] pages : illustrations (black and white), facsimiles, portraits ; 23 cm

Nelson, Maggie
The latest winter / Maggie Nelson.
Brooklyn, NY : Hanging Loose Press, ©2003.
78 pages ; 22 cm

O'Driscoll, Dennis
Collected poems / Dennis O'Driscoll.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2017.
541 pages ; 24 cm

Osman, Ahmatjan
Uyghurland, the farthest exile : selected poems / Ahmatjan Osman ; translated from the Uyghur and Arabic by Jeffrey Yang and Ahmatjan
Osman.
First edition.
Los Angeles, California : Phoneme Media, 2015.
xiii, 163 pages : portraits (black and white) ; 18 cm

Papageorgiou, Fani
The purloined letter / Fani Papageorgiou.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
80 pages ; 22 cm

Parker, Morgan
There are more beautiful things than Beyoncé / Morgan Parker.
London : Corsair, 2017.
85 pages ; 20 cm

Ponge, Francis
The table / Francis Ponge ; translated by Colombina Zamponi.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Wakefield Press, ©2017.
x, 87 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 18 cm

Prikryl, Jana
The after party : poems / Jana Prikryl.
First edition.
New York : Tim Duggan Books, ©2016.
112 pages ; 21 cm

Ramlochan, Shivanee
Everyone knows I am a haunting / Shivanee Ramlochan.
Leeds, UK : Peepal Tree Press, 2017.
70 pages ; 21 cm

Reed, Jeremy
China red smoke / Jeremy Reed.
[London?] : Ice Editions, 2017.
40 pages : illustrations (colour), portrait ; 23 cm

Renkichi, Hirato
Spiral staircase / Hirato Renkichi ; translated by Sho Sugita ; afterword, Eric Selland.
First edition.
Brooklyn, New York : Ugly Duckling Presse, 2017.
205 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 21 cm

Reverdy, Pierre
The thief of Talant / Pierre Reverdy ; translated by Ian Seed.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Wakefield Press, ©2016.
xvi, 125 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 18 cm

Seita, Sophie
Meat / Sophie Seita.
[Houston Texas] : Little Red Leaves Textile Editions, ©2015.
32 pages ; 15 cm

Semmens, Aidan
Life has become more cheerful / Aidan Semmens.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
102 pages ; 23 cm

Shanahan, Charif
Into each room we enter without knowing / poems by Charif Shanahan.
Carbondale : Crab Orchard Review ; Southern Illinois University Press, 2017.
x, 78 pages ; 23 cm

Smith, Jos
Sun / Jos Smith ; image, Dave Wise.
Cornwall : Guillemot Press, ©2017.
19 unnumbered pages : illustration (black and white) ; 19 cm

Stevenson, Debris
Pigeon party / Debris Stevenson.
International edition.
First edition.
[London] : Flipped Eye Publishing, 2014.
29 pages ; 22 cm

Stone, Bianca
Someone else's wedding vows / Bianca Stone.
First edition.
Portland, Oregon : Octopus Books ; Tin House Books, ©2014.
78 pages ; 22 cm

Taylor, Andrew
March / Andrew Taylor.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
80 pages ; 22 cm

Taylor, Grace Teuila Evelyn
Afakasi speaks / Grace Teuila Evelyn Taylor ; edited by Craig Santos Perez and Brandy N?lani McDougall.
Honolulu, Hawai'i : Ala Press, ©2013.
51 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm

Toutoungi, Claudine
Smoothie / Claudine Toutoungi.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2017.
75 pages ; 22 cm

Tsvetaeva, Marina
After Russia (Paris 1928) : the first notebook / Marina Tsvetaeva ; translated from the Russian by Christopher Whyte.
Bristol : Shearsman Books, 2017.
141 pages ; 22 cm

Waterman, Rory
Sarajevo roses / Rory Waterman.
Manchester : Carcanet, 2017.
63 pages ; 22 cm

Wong, Nicholas
Crevasse / Nicholas Wong.
Los Angeles ; New York : Kaya Press, ©2015.
76 pages ; 20 cm

Wood, Rodney
Dante called you Beatrice / Rodney Wood.
New Mills, Derbyshire : The Red Ceilings Press, ©2017.
38 unnumbered pages ; 15 cm

Woods, Sara June
Careful mountain / by Sara June Woods.
[USA] : CCM (Civil Coping Mechanisms), ©2016.
88 pages : portrait (colour) ; 20 cm.

You, Mia
I, too, dislike it / Mia You.
[Place of publication not identified] : 1913 Press, ©2016.
121 pages ; 23 cm


Adult Anthologies (arranged by title):

Aquanauts / editors, Kirsten Irving and Jon Stone.
London : Sidekick Books, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 19 cm

BAX : best American experimental writing, 2016 / guest editors, Charles Bernstein and Tracie Morris ; series editors, Seth Abramson and Jesse
Damiani ; managing editor, Michael Martin Shea.
Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, 2016.
xvi, 243 pages ; 24 cm

Birds / edited by Mavis Pilbeam.
London : The British Museum Press, 2008.
96 pages : 48 illustrations (colour) ; 19 cm

The Homeless Library / editor, Philip Davenport ; footnotes and essays by Zelda Baveystock [and 10 others].
[Manchester, UK] : Apple Pie Editions, 2016.
261 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), portraits ; 23 cm
Like a new sun : six contemporary Mexican poets writing in indigenous languages / edited by David Shook and Víctor Terán with assistant editor

Claire Pershan ; poetry by Víctor Terán [and 5 others] ; translated by Adam W. Coon [and 6 others] ; foreword by Eliot Weinberger.
First edition.
Los Angeles, California : Phoneme Media, 2015.
xi, 206 pages : maps (black and white) ; 23 cm

New voices of Arabia, the poetry : an anthology from Saudi Arabia / edited by Saad Al-Bazei.
London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; Riyadh : Dar Al-Mufradah Publishers, 2012.
xviii, 336 pages ; 24 cm

Of poetry & protest : from Emmett Till to Trayvon Martin / edited and compiled by Philip Cushway and Michael Warr.
First Edition.
New York ; London : W. W. Norton & Company, ©2016.
xx, 219 pages ; 24 cm

Portrait of the alcoholic / Kavah Akbar.
Range: Date from 01/09/2017 to 30/09/2017
First edition.
Little Rock, Arkansas : Sibling Rivalry Press, 2017.
45 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 23 cm

The star by my head : poets from Sweden / selected and translated from the Swedish by Malena Mörling & Jonas Ellerström; Ilya Kaminsky,
First edition.
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Milkweed Editions ; Chicago, IL : The Poetry Foundation, ©2013.
xviii, 183 pages

Stitching the wars : arthur + martha / editor, Philip Davenport ; interviewers, Lois Blackburn, Philip Davenport, Melanie Miller, Helen Perkins.
[Manchester, UK] : Apple Pie Editions, 2016.
134 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), portraits ; 20 cm

Tweet from Engels : a poem / edited by Philip Davenport and Rebecca Guest.
[Manchester, UK] : Apple Pie Editions, ©2011.
1 volume (unpaged) ; 18 cm

Writers who love too much : new narrative writing 1977-1997 / edited by Dodie Bellamy and Kevin Killian.
First edition.
New York : Nightboat Books, ©2017.
xix, 511 pages : portrait (black and white) ; 24 cm


Books About Poetry (arranged by title):

The Caribbean Artists Movement 1966-1972 : a literary & cultural history / Anne Walmsley. 
Author:  Walmsley, Anne 
Published:  London ; Port of Spain : New Beacon Books, 1992. 

How poems think / Reginald Gibbons. 
Author:  Gibbons, Reginald 
Published:  Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2015. 
 
Twenty poems that could save America : and other essays / Tony Hoagland. 
Author:  Hoagland, Tony 
Published:  Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, 2014. 
 
The weather of words : poetic invention / by Mark Strand. 
Author:  Strand, Mark 
Published:  New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. 
Edition:  First paperback edition. 


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