by Robert Frost
This is the first Large Print edition of the poetry of one of America's greatest poets. It is a compilation of all of the poems in Frost's first three books, A Boy's Will, North of Boston and Mountain Interval. It includes most of his best-known and best-loved poems, including "Birches," "Mending Wall," and "The Road Not Taken." This edition also includes two new indexes: an Index of Poem Titles and an Index of First Lines to aid those readers who can remember a first line but not the title of the poem.
by T.S. Eliot
The first Large Print edition of T.S. Eliot's best poetry. It includes some of his best-known poems, including "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," "Gerontion," "Portrait of a Lady," "Sweeney Among the Nightingales" and "The Waste Land." This edition also includes two new indexes: an Index of Poem Titles and an Index of First Lines.
by Emily Dickinson
This first Large Print edition of Emily Dickinson’s poetry brings together in a single volume the three collections of her poems collected after her death by her friends and her literary executors, Mabel Loomis Dodge and Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1890-1896. Only six of the 348 poems collected here were published in Dickinson’s lifetime and none of those by her choice. Poems in each of the three volumes collected here are arranged in four thematic sections: Life, Love, Nature and Time and Eternity. All of Dickinson’s best known poems are included. To help the reader find personal favorites, a new Index of First Lines is provided at the end of the book.
by William Shakespeare
This is the first Large Print edition of Shakespeare’s celebrated sonnets. It includes all 154 poems, one per page for easy reading or recitation, as well as a new Index of First Lines to aid finding your favorite sonnet. Shakespeare’s Sonnets can be seen as a prototype, or even the beginning, of a new kind of “modern” love poetry. They have been translated into all modern languages.
Published in March 2017.
by Edgar Allan Poe
This is the first large print edition of the poems of Edgar Allan Poe. It includes all of his well-known poetry, Poe's writings on poetry and both a title index and index of first lines. Published in March 2018.
Also available from us is Mysteries and Tales of Edgar Allan Poe.
Edited by Thomas T. Beeler
his is an original collection of best-loved American poems and songs, the first published in large print. It is divided into five sections: Childrens’ Poems and Rhymes, Story Poems and Ballads, Patriotic Poems and Songs, Love Poems, and Songs of Self and Nature.
Children Poems includes such childhood favorites as “Mary Had a Little Lamb” by Sarah Josepha Hale, “’Twas the Night Before Christmas” by Clement Moore, “The Children’s Hour” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,” and “Being Brave at Night” by Edgar Guest.
Story poems include “Paul Revere’s Ride” and “The Wreck of the Hesparus” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to “The Shooting of Dan McGrew” by Robert W. Service to “Casey at the Bat.”
Patriotic Poems and Songs range from “The Star-Spangled Banner” by Francis Scott Key to “When Johnny Comes Marching Home” to “Over There” by George M. Cohan, and include beloved songs like “America, ’Tis of Thee” and “America the Beautiful” as well as “Battle Hymn of the Republic” and Walt Whitman’s tributes to Abraham Lincoln, “O Captain! My Captain!” and “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d.”
Love Poems include “Give All to Love” by Ralph Waldo Emerson, “I Had No Time to Hate” by Emily Dickinson and “Love Is Not All” by Edna St. Vincent Millay.
Songs of Self and Nature include “Song of Myself” by Walt Whitman, “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” and “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost and 10 of Emily Dickinson’s best-known poems.
This is a must-have collection that will delight both poetry lovers and nostalgic readers. It includes an introduction by the editor and indexes of titles and first lines. To be published in December 2018.
ISBN 978-1-59688-228-7 $24.95