The Phoenix Rising from the Ashes
The Phoenix Rising from the Ashes: Anthology of Sonnets of the Early Third Millenium (Editor-in-Chief Richard Vallance, Deputy Editor Marie Marshall) is an international, multilingual anthology of 315 sonnets and Persian ghazals in English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese and Persian, featuring over 250 contemporary sonneteers along with several classical sonnets. The book is illustrated with contemporary and classical artwork and photography.
Hardcover: ISBN 978-1-4602-1700-9
Paperback: ISBN 978-1-4602-1701-6
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Comments from reviewers and readers:
“… an almost flawless book…”
“… an incredible undertaking…”
“… a gathering of intellectual and artistic giants and geniuses…”
“… A groundbreaking anthology of poetry presented in six languages, The Phoenix Rising from the Ashes accomplishes a perfect revival of the sonnet. Divided into themes but without a formal table of contents, this artistically rendered collection provides readers with a sense of both choice and surprise. The 315 sonnets on display counter the popularly held notion that the sonnet is outmoded…”