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The Fall of Arthur by J.R.R. Tolkien
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The world's first publication of a previously unknown work by J.R.R. Tolkien, which tells the extraordinary story of the final days of England’s legendary hero, King Arthur.

The Fall of Arthur recounts in verse the last campaign of King Arthur who, even as he stands at the threshold of Mirkwood, is summoned back to Britain by news of the treachery of Mordred. Already weaken
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The Fall of Arthur by J.R.R. Tolkien
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Aimless Love by Billy Collins
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Bough Down by Karen Green
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Red Doc> by Anne Carson
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Incarnadine by Mary Szybist
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Black Aperture by Matt Rasmussen
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Unexplained Fevers by Jeannine Hall Gailey
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Songbook for Haunted Boys and Girls by Wayne McNeill
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Metaphysical Dog by Frank Bidart
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Hysteria by Stephanie M. Wytovich
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salt. by Nayyirah Waheed
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The Boss by Victoria Chang
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