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PW Poetry Reviews: September 2012

It’s a big season for big books from big poets, so here’s a roundup of collecteds, plus a bunch of new volumes reviewed:

COLLECTED COLLECTEDS

Poems 1962-2012 by Louise Gluck (Ecco/ FSG)

Later Poems: Selected and New 1971-2012 by Adrienne Rich (Norton)

The Poems of Octavio Paz edited and trans. by Eliot Weinberger (New Directions)

AND SOME GREAT NEW REGULAR-SIZE BOOKS:

Wolf and Pilot by Farrah Field (Four Way)

The Two Yvonnes by Jessica Greenbaum (Princeton)

The Selvage by Linda Gregerson (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Woman Without Umbrella by Victoria Redel (Four Way)

Nervous Device by Catherine Wagner (City Lights)

Stag’s Leap by Sharon Olds (Knopf)

Manhater by Danielle Pafunda (Dusie)

Journey to the Sun by Brent Cunningham (Atelos)

Sweet Spot by J.T. Barbarese (Northwestern)