Books in category Poetry – Epic

  • The Inferno

    The Inferno
    Dante Alighieri, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

    Presents the first part of Dante's "Divine Comedy", where Virgil leads Dante through the nine circles of Hell.

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh Old Babylonian and Standard versions Illustrated

    The Epic of Gilgamesh – Old Babylonian and Standard versions (Illustrated)
    R. Campbell Thompson, Delphi Classics

  • The Divine Comedy Paradise

    The Divine Comedy & Paradise
    Dante Alighieri

    In Paradise, having plunged to the uttermost depths of Hell and climbed the Mount of Purgatory, Dante ascends to Heaven, continuing his soul's search for God, guided by his beloved Beatrice.

  • The Art of Love

    The Art of Love

    In lyrical, irreverent English, he reveals love’s timeless dilemmas and Ovid’s enduring brilliance as both poet and cultural critic. From the Trade Paperback edition.

  • Baldo Books 13 15

    Baldo, Books 13-15
    Teofilo Folengo

    This edition provides the first English translation of this hilarious send-up of ancient epic and Renaissance chivalric romance.

  • Poet in Killing Zone

    Poet in Killing Zone
    Raksha Rai

    Semi epic, one of the best pieces ever written by Gurkha Poets: An epic with a single theme that narrates the sense of excitement before enlisting in the army, then moving ahead to the war front, leaving behind hearth and home in a distant …

  • Herman Gorter Poems of 1890

    Herman Gorter: Poems of 1890
    Herman Gorter

    This is a valuable collection that revisits Gorter’s literary and political legacy, and introduces English-speaking readers to a selection of his most accessible and lyrical poems

  • Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats

    Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats
    John Keats

    This Modern Library edition contains all of Keats's magnificent verse: 'Lamia,' 'Isabella,' and 'The Eve of St. Agnes'; his sonnets and odes; the allegorical romance Endymion; and the five-act poetic tragedy Otho the Great.

  • Beowulf


    Beowulf rings with beauty, power, and artistry that have kept it alive for a thousand years. The noble simplicity of Beowulf's anonymous Anglo-Saxon singer is recaptured in this vivid translation by Burton Raffel.

  • The Shadow of an Addict

    The Shadow of an Addict
    Matthew Ganem

    A collection of poetry about addiction by Matthew Ganem

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