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Tokyo Olympics 2021

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And the crowd goes wild! : a global gathering of sports poems / edited by Carol-Ann Hoyte and Heidi Bee Roemer ; illustrated by Kevin Sylvester ; foreword by Priscila Uppal.

by Hoyte, Carol-Ann | Roemer, Heidi Bee.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: Victoria BC : Friesen, 2012Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0796] (2).
Athletes / Kirby Congdon.

by Congdon, Kirby [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: Rockford : Presa, 2011Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 3.Con] (1).
Let's play! : poems about sports and games from around the world / edited by Debjani Chatterjee & Brian D'Arcy ; illustrated by Shirin Adl.

by Chatterjee, Debjani | D'Arcy, Brian | Adl, Shirin.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 2013Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0796] (1).
Not just a game : an anthology of sporting poems / edited by Andy Croft and Sue Dymoke.

by Croft, Andy 1956- | Dymoke, Sue.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: Nottingham : Five Leaves, 2007Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0796] (1).
One hundred poets, one poem each : a treasury of classical Japanese verse / translated with a commentary by Peter Macmillan.

by Macmillan, Peter [translator].

Edition: Revised edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: [London] : Penguin, 2008Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.52] (1).
Sport poems / Mary Colson.

by Colson, Mary.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: London : Raintree, 2014Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0796] (1).
The essential haiku : versions of Basho, Buson and Issa / edited and with verse translations by Robert Hass.

by Basho 1644-1694 | Buson 1716-1784 | Hass, Robert | Issa 1763-1827.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Publisher: Hopewell, N.J. : Ecco, 1994Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.52] (1). Items available for reference: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0819] (1).
The POM! (Poetry Olympics Marathon) anthology / edited by Michael Horovitz.

by Agbabi, Patience 1965- | Breeze, Jean Binta 1957- | Corso, Gregory 1930-2001. | Ginsberg, Allen 1926-1997 | Hegley, John 1953- | Horovitz, Michael 1935- | Hughes, Frieda 1960- | Landesman, Fran | Logue, Christopher 1926- | McCartney, Paul | Mitchell, Adrian 1932-2008 | Pickard, Tom 1946- | Sissay, Lemn 1967-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: London : New Departures, 2001Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.42(20)] (1). Items available for reference: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.42(20)] (1).
The result is what you see today : poems about running.

by Deaton, Paul [editor] | Moore, Kim [editor] | Wilkinson, Ben [editor].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: Sheffield : smith|doorstop, 2019Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 2.0796] (1).
Tokaido Road / Nancy Gaffield.

by Gaffield, Nancy.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Publisher: London : CB editions, 2011Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 3.Gaf.] (1).
Traces of dreams : landscape, cultural memory, and the poetry of Basho / Haruo Shirane.

by Shirane, Haruo [author].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: essay Publisher: Stanford : Stanford University Press, 1998Availability: Items available for loan: Scottish Poetry Library [Call number: 3.Bas.] (1).