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On poetry

Author: Glyn Maxwell
Publisher: London : Oberon Books, [2012] ©2012
Series: Oberon masters.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On Poetry, the latest addition to the Oberon Masters series, is a collection of short essays and reflections on poetry from the acclaimed British poet Glyn Maxwell. These essays illustrates Maxwell's poetic philosophy, that the greatest verse arises from a harmony of mind and body, and that poetic forms originate in human necessities - breath, heartbeat, footstep, posture. He speaks of his inspirations, his models,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maxwell, Glyn, 1962-
On poetry
(DLC) 2013376112
(OCoLC)798311652
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glyn Maxwell
ISBN: 9781849435314 1849435316
OCLC Number: 862110715
Notes: Series statement from dust jacket.
Description: 1 online resource (170 pages).
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Series Title: Oberon masters.
Responsibility: Glyn Maxwell.
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This critically acclaimed book by contemporary British playwright and poet Glyn Maxwell, explains the craft and charm of poetry, and has been described as 'The best book on poetry I've ever read' by  Read more...

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"The most compelling, original, charismatic and poetic guide to poetry that I can remember. A handbook written from the heart by one of the true modern masters of the craft." - Simon Armitage "It Read more...

 
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