Search Results : Mary Karr

Below are American writer and essayist Mary Karr’s favorite books.

We have found 18 items matching your search query.


High Windows by Philip Larkin

High Windows by Philip Larkin Larkin’s final collection of poems shows, as does all his best work, his ability to adapt contemporary speech rhythms and everyday vocabulary to subtle metrical pat
$8.06
The Once and Future King by T.H. White

The Once and Future King by T.H. White T.H. White’s masterful retelling of the saga of King Arthur is a fantasy classic as legendary as Excalibur and Camelot, and a poignant story of adventure,
$9.99
Geography III: Poems by Elizabeth Bishop

Geography III: Poems by Elizabeth Bishop Whether writing about waiting as a child in a dentist’s office, viewing a city from a plane high above, or losing items ranging from door keys to oneR
$12
The Riverside Shakespeare, 2nd Edition

The Riverside Shakespeare, 2nd Edition The Second Edition of this complete collection of Shakespeare’s plays and poems features two essays on recent criticism and productions, fully updated text
$17.85
Selected Poems by T.S. Eliot

Selected Poems by T.S. Eliot Chosen by Eliot himself, the poems in this volume represent the poet’s most important work before Four Quartets. Included here is some of the most celebrated verse in mo
$13
The Seven Storey Mountain by Thomas Merton

The Seven Storey Mountain by Thomas Merton A modern-day Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Seven Storey Mountain is one of the most influential religious works of the twentieth century. This edition
$16.95
Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger

Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger The Stories: A Perfect Day for Bananafish, Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut, Just Before the War with the Eskimos, The Laughing Man, Down at the Dinghy, For Esme — With
$15
The Palm at the End of the Mind: Selected Poems and a Play by Wallace Stevens

The Palm at the End of the Mind: Selected Poems and a Play by Wallace Stevens A collection that all the major long poems and sequences, and every shorter poem of lasting value in Stevens’ career
$16.95
Dispatches by Michael Herr

Dispatches by Michael Herr “He seems to have brought to this book the ear of a musician and the eye of a painter . . . the premier war correspondence of Vietnam.”–Washington Post. &#
$15
Selected Poems of Ezra Pound

Selected Poems of Ezra Pound Ezra Pound has been called “the inventor of modern poetry in English. The verse and criticism which he produced during the early years of the twentieth century very
$14.95
Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited by Vladimir Nabokov

Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited by Vladimir Nabokov Speak, Memory, first published in 1951 as Conclusive Evidence and then assiduously revised in 1966, is an elegant and rich evocation of Na
$16
The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh) by A. A. Milne

The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh) by A. A. Milne The adventures of Christopher Robin, Winnie-the-Pooh, and all their friends in the storied Forest around Pooh Corner. “This is an exampl
$6.99