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  • Unsleeping Sphere by Marius Sampere

    Unsleeping sphere / L’esfera insomne

    , , £12.99

    A modern long poem in the tradition of A. R. Ammons, Allen Ginsberg or John Ashbery published in the original Catalan together with English translation by D. Sam Abrams.

  • The Old Red Tongue – Welsh Anthology
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    The Old Red Tongue

    , , £30.00

    A major bilingual anthology of Welsh literature including over 300 texts – poems, plays, memoirs, essays, extracts from novels and short stories, hymns, eulogies, elegies, medieval prose, political and theological commentaries

  • Dictatorship of Poetry Book Cover

    The Dictatorship of Poetry

    , £12.00

    This is the first translation into English of a major collection of work by the celebrated Georgian poet, performer and human rights activitist, Zurab Rtveliashvili.

  • Salt, Catalan Poetry Book Front Cover

    Salt

    , , £9.99

    The first collection of award-winning Catalan poet, playwright, fiction writer and translator, Ponç Pons’ work to be translated into English.

  • Josafat Book Cover

    Josafat

    , £8.99

    A first English translation of a classic of Catalan modernism. From its first publication in 1906 this story of the sacrilegious love between Josafat, the bell-ringer and caretaker of Girona Cathedral, and Fineta, the prostitute, has shocked and enthralled generations of Catalan readers. It eventually led to its author and family being hounded out of Girona.

  • Darkening Myrking Front Cover

    Darkening/Myrking

    , , £9.99

    The first-ever bilingual Faroese–English publication of a work of Faroese literature. In the Faroese ballad tradition of wandering narratives, award-winning Faroese author Sissal Kampmann tells stories distilled into poetry.

  • Diary of Crosses Green – Martin Veiga

    Diary of Crosses Green

    , , , £12.00

    In Diary of Crosses Green, Martín Veiga reflects on time and its mysteries as he takes us at a wanderer’s pace through the light and shadow of a life lived along Cork’s River Lee.

  • Bloody Roots – Book Front Cover

    Bloody Roots

    , £6.99

    A collection of poems that engage with the Western poetic tradition from a feminist perspective and explore the challenges a woman faces when she writes poetry, published in Catalan with English translations.

  • Swallows and Floating Horses Frisian Book

    Swallows and Floating Horses

    , , £16.99

    A comprehensive bilingual anthology of Frisian literature, including nearly a hundred and fifty poems in Frisian with translations into English.

  • A House With No Doors Book Cover

    A House With No Doors

    , £12.00

    This anthology is the first to present contemporary Georgian women poets translated into English alongside the original Georgian.

  • The Way Back Poems in Sami

    The Way Back

    , £9.99

    In an increasingly globalised world, indigenous societies like the Sámi are losing their connections with nature, their land despoiled by intrusive development, traditional livelihoods becoming part of the tourist industry.

  • Grains of Gold, Occitan Book

    Grains of Gold

    , , £30.00

    Grains of Gold brings together for the first time an extensive selection of Occitan literature with English translations from the tenth to the twenty-first centuries.

  • This Fair land - An Anthology of Maltese Literature

    This Fair Land

    , , £25.00
    With a foreword by Oliver Friggieri

    This Fair Land is a comprehensive collection of around 200 texts in Maltese accompanied by new translations into English.

  • The Body's Reason – Poems in Catalan

    The Body’s Reason

    , £9.99

    The Body’ Reason is the first book by Catalan poet Mari-Mercè Marçal to be translated into English. She is a key figure in Catalan poetry of the post-Franco era, who was actively engaged in the transition to democracy and the emergence of a feminist movement in Spain. Hers is a uniquely challenging voice expressing a distinctive Catalan gendered perspective.

  • Fifty love Poems Book Cover

    Fifty Love Poems

    , £9.99
    With a preface by Helena Buffery

    Fifty Love Poems is a collection of fifty poems about love in its various guises, ranging from erotic love and tenderness for missing loved ones to the passion for life and writing.

  • Aurélia Lassaque – Solstice and Other Poems Book Cover

    Solstice and other Poems

    , £9.99

    Solstice and Other Poems is the first major parallel Occitan–English publication of prize-winning Occitan and French poet Aurélia Lassaque.