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Poetry : a pocket anthology

Author: R S Gwynn
Publisher: New York : Pearson/Longman, ©2009.
Series: Penguin academics
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R S Gwynn
ISBN: 0205655165 9780205655168 9780205655151 0205655157
OCLC Number: 232327554
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xxiv, 455 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: * asterisks indicate selections new to this edition IntroductionAn Anecdote: Where Poetry Starts Speaker, Listener, and Context "The Star-Spangled Banner" Lyric, Narrative, Dramatic The Language of Poetry Figurative Language Allegory and Symbol Tone of Voice Repetition: Sounds and Schemes Meter and Rhythm Free Verse, Open Form and Closed FormsStanza Forms Fixed Forms A Brief Note: Literary History, Poetic Conventions, and Theory Writing about Poetry Poetry Anonymous Western Wind Bonny Barbara Allan Sir Patrick Spens Sir Thomas Wyatt (1503?-1542) They Flee from Me Whoso List to Hunt Edmund Spenser (1552-1599) Amoretti: Sonnet 75 Sir Philip Sidney (1554-1586) Astrophel and Stella: Sonnet 1 Robert Southwell (1561?-1595) The Burning Babe Michael Drayton (1563-1631) Idea: Sonnet 61 William Shakespeare (1564-1616) Sonnet 18 Sonnet 20 Sonnet 29 Sonnet 73 Sonnet 116 Sonnet 129 Sonnet 130 When Daisies Pied (Spring and Winter) Thomas Campion (1567-1620) There Is a Garden in Her Face John Donne (1572-1631) The Flea Holy Sonnet 10 Holy Sonnet 14 * The Sun Rising A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning Ben Jonson (1573-1637) On My First Son Slow, Slow, Fresh Fount Mary Wroth (1587?-1651?) In This Strange Labyrinth How Shall I Turn Robert Herrick (1591-1674) To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time George Herbert (1593-1633) Easter Wings Love (III) The Pulley Redemption Edmund Waller (1606-1687) Song John Milton (1608-1674) How Soon Hath Time On the Late Massacre in Piedmont When I Consider How My Light Is Spent Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672) The Author to Her Book Richard Lovelace (1618-1658) To Lucasta, Going to the Wars Andrew Marvell (1621-1678) To His Coy Mistress John Dryden (1631-1700) To the Memory of Mr. Oldham Edward Taylor (1642-1729) Huswifery Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) A Description of a City Shower Alexander Pope (1688-1744) from An Essay on Criticism Ode on Solitude Thomas Gray (1716-1771) Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard William Blake (1757-1827) The Chimney Sweeper The Little Black Boy A Poison Tree The Tyger Robert Burns (1759-1796) A Red, Red Rose John Barleycorn William Wordsworth (1770-1850) I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud It Is a Beauteous Evening Nuns Fret Not at Their Convent's Narrow Room Ode: Intimations of Immortality Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) Frost at Midnight Kubla Khan Work Without Hope George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824) She Walks in Beauty Stanzas When We Two Parted Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) Ode to the West Wind Ozymandias William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) To the Fringed Gentian John Keats (1795-1821) La Belle Dame sans Merci Ode to a Nightingale On First Looking into Chapman's Homer When I Have Fears Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) Sonnets from the Portuguese, 18 Sonnets from the Portuguese, 43 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) The Arsenal at Springfield The Cross of Snow Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) The Haunted Palace The Raven *Sonnet: To Science Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-1892) The Eagle The Lady of Shalott Tears, Idle Tears Ulysses Robert Browning (1812-1889) My Last Duchess Porphyria's Lover * Prospice Walt Whitman (1819-1892) A Noiseless Patient Spider O Captain, My Captain * A Sight in Camp in the Daybreak Grey and Dim *Song of Myself, 1 *Song of Myself, 5 Song of Myself, 6 Song of Myself, 11 *Song of Myself, 21 *Song of Myself, 32 *Song of Myself, 47 *Song of Myself, 52 When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer Matthew Arnold (1822-1888) Dover Beach Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) After Great Pain a Formal Feeling Comes Because I Could Not Stop for Death *The Brain Is Wider than the Sky I Felt a Funeral in My Brain Much Madness is Divinest Sense A Narrow Fellow in the Grass Some Keep the Sabbath Going to Church The Soul Selects Her Own Society *Tell All the Truth But Tell It Slant There's a Certain Slant of Light Wild Nights--Wild Nights Christina Rossetti (1830-1894) UpHill Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) Ah, Are You Digging on My Grave? * Channel Firing * The Man He Killed Neutral Tones The Ruined Maid Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) God's Grandeur Pied Beauty Spring and Fall: To a Young Child Emma Lazarus (1849-1887) The New Colossus A. E. Housman (1859-1936) Eight O'Clock Loveliest of Trees, the Cherry Now Stars, I Have Seen Them Fall "Terence, This Is Stupid Stuff . . ." William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) The Lake Isle of Innisfree Leda and the Swan Sailing to Byzantium The Second Coming The Song of Wandering Aengus Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) Firelight Eros Turannos The Mill Richard Cory Stephen Crane (1871-1900) The Trees in the Garden Rained Flowers The Wayfarer Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) We Wear the Mask Robert Frost (1874-1963) Acquainted with the Night After ApplePicking Design Home Burial The Need of Being Versed in Country Things The Road Not Taken Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Adelaide Crapsey (1878-1034) Amaze Languor after Pain Trapped Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) Anecdote of the Jar Disillusionment of Ten O'Clock The Emperor of Ice-Cream The Snow Man Sunday Morning The Worms at Heavens Gate William Carlos Williams (1883-1963) The Last Words of My English Grandmother The Red Wheelbarrow Spring and All Ezra Pound (1885-1972) In a Station of the Metro Portrait d'une Femme The River-Merchant's Wife: A Letter Elinor Wylie (1885-1928) Let No Charitable Hope Ophelia H. D. (Hilda Doolittle) (1886-1961) Pear Tree Sea Rose Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967) Dreamers Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962) The Purse-Seine Marianne Moore (1887-1972) The Fish Silence T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) Journey of the Magi The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock Preludes John Crowe Ransom (1888-1974) Piazza Piece Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892-1950) If I Should Learn, in Some Quite Casual Way Oh, Oh, You Will Be Sorry for that Word What Lips My Lips Have Kissed, and Where, and Why Wilfred Owen (1893-1918) Dulce et Decorum Est e. e. cummings (1894-1962) nobody loses all the time pity this busy monster,manunkind * plato told r-p-o-p-h-e-s-s-a-g-r Jean Toomer (1894-1967) Georgia Dusk Louise Bogan (1897-1970) Women Hart Crane (1899-1933) Chaplinesque Langston Hughes (1902-1967) Dream Boogie Theme for English B The Weary BluesStevie Smith (1902-1971) *Our Bog Is Dood Countee Cullen (1903-1946) Incident Yet Do I Marvel A. D. Hope (1907-2000) Imperial Adam W. H. Auden (1907-1973) As I Walked Out One Evening Musee des Beaux Arts The Unknown Citizen Theodore Roethke (1908-1963) Dolor My Papa's Waltz Root Cellar Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979) The Fish Sestina One Art Robert Hayden (1913-1980) Those Winter Sundays Dudley Randall (1914-2000) Ballad of Birmingham William Stafford (1914-1993) Traveling through the Dark Dylan Thomas (1914-1953) Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night * Poem in October Weldon Kees (1914-1955) For My Daughter Randall Jarrell (1914-1965) * 8th Air Force The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner Margaret Walker (1915-1998) For Malcolm X Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) the ballad of chocolate Mabbie the mother We Real Cool Robert Lowell (1917-1977) For the Union Dead Lawrence Ferlinghetti (b. 1919) A Coney Island of the Mind, #15 May Swenson (1919-1989) How Everything Happens Howard Nemerov (1920-1991) A Primer of the Daily Round Richard Wilbur (b. 1921) Junk Altitudes The Writer Year's End Philip Larkin (1922-1985) Next, Please This Be the Verse * The Whitsun Weddings James Dickey (1923-1997) The Heaven of Animals Alan Dugan (1923-2003) Love Song: I and Thou Anthony Hecht (b. 1923) * The Dover Bitch Third Avenue in Sunlight Daniel Hoffman (b. 1923) As I Was Going to Saint-Ives Denise Levertov (1923-1999) The Ache of Marriage Louis Simpson (b. 1923) American Classic My Father in the Night Commanding No Vassar Miller (1924-1997) Subterfuge Donald Justice (b. 1925) Counting the Mad Carolyn Kizer (b. 1925) The Ungrateful Garden From"Pro Femina" Three Maxine Kumin (b. 1925) Noted in the New York Times Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997) A Supermarket in California James Merrill (1926-1995) Casual Wear Frank O'Hara (1926-1966) The Day Lady Died W. D. Snodgrass (b. 1926) Mementos, I John Ashbery (b. 1927) Farm Implements and Rutabagas in a Landscape Paradoxes and Oxymorons W. S. Merwin (b. 1927) For the Anniversary of My Death The Last One James Wright (1927-1980) Autumn Begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio Saint Judas Philip Levine (b. 1928) You Can Have It Anne Sexton (1928-1974) Cinderella The Truth the Dead Know Thom Gunn (b. 1929) From the Wave Terminal X. J. Kennedy (b. 1929) In a Prominent Bar in Secaucus One Day * Little Elegy Adrienne Rich (b. 1929) Aunt Jennifer's Tigers Diving into the Wreck Rape Ted Hughes (b. 1930-1998) Pike Gary Snyder (b. 1930) A Walk Derek Walcott (b. 1930) Central America Miller Williams (b. 1930) The Book Linda Pastan (b. 1932) Ethics Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) Daddy Edge Metaphors Gerald Barrax (b. 1933) Strangers like Us: Pittsburgh, Raleigh, 1945-1985 Mark Strand (b. 1934) The Tunnel Lewis Turco (b. 1934) *The Premonition Russel Edson (b. 1935) Ape Mary Oliver (b. 1935) The Black Walnut Tree * Honey on the Table Fred Chappell (b. 1936) Narcissus and Echo Lucille Clifton (b. 1936) homage to my hips wishes for sons Marge Piercy (b. 1936) What's That Smell in the Kitchen! Betty Adcock (b. 1938) Voyages Gary Gildner (b. 1938) First Practice Robert Phillips (b. 1938) * The Stone Crab: A Love Poem Dabney Stuart (b. 1938) Discovering My Daughter Margaret Atwood (b. 1939) Siren Song Stephen Dunn (b. 1939) The Sacred Seamus Heaney (b. 1939) Digging Punishment * Clive James (b. 1959) After the Storm Ted Kooser (b. 19390 *Abandoned Farmhouse Tom Disch (b. 1940) Ballade of the New God Florence Cassen Mayers (b. 1940) All American Sestina Pattiann Rogers (b. 1940) Foreplay Billy Collins (b. 1941) Litany Paradelle for Susan Robert Hass (b. 1941) * Meditation at Lagunitas Simon J. Ortiz (b. 1941) The Serenity in Stones Gibbons Ruark (b. 1941) The Visitor Gladys Cardiff (b. 1942) Combing B.H. Fairchild (b. 1942) Body and Soul Charles Martin (b. 1942) E.S.L. Sharon Olds (b. 1942) The One Girl at the Boys Party Henry Taylor (b. 1942) From Brief Candles Diane Lockward (b. 1943) My Husband Discovers Poetry Ellen Bryant Voight (b. 1943) Daughter Robert Morgan (b. 1944) Mountain Bride Craig Raine (b. 1944) A Martian Sends a Postcard Home Enid Shomer (b. 1944) Women Bathing at Bergen Belsen Wendy Cope (b. 1944) Rondeau Redouble Dick Davis (b. 1945) A Monorhyme for the Shower Kay Ryan (b. 1945) Bestiary Leon Stokesbury (b. 1945) The Day Kennedy Died *John Whitworth (b. 1945) The Examiners Marilyn Nelson (b. 1946) The Ballad of Aunt Geneva Ai (b. 1947) Child Beater Jim Hall (b. 1947) Maybe Dats Your Pwoblem Too Yusef Komunyakaa (b. 1947) Facing ItR.S. Gwynn (b. 1948) Approaching a Significant Birthday, He Peruses an Anthology of Poetry Timothy Steele (b. 1948) Sapphics Against Anger James Fenton (b. 1949) God, a Poem Sarah Cortez (b. 1950) Tu Negrito Carolyn Forche (b. 1950) The Colonel Dana Gioia (b. 1950) Planting a Sequoia Rodney Jones (b. 1950) Winter Retreat: Homage to Martin Luther King, Jr. Timothy Murphy (b. 1950) Case Notes Joy Harjo (b. 1951) She Had Some Horses Andrew Hudgins (b. 1951) Air View of an Industrial Scene Robert Wrigley (b. 1951) Thatcher Bitchboy Judith Ortiz Cofer (b. 1952) The Latin Deli: An Ars Poetica Rita Dove (b. 1952) * American Smooth Mark Jarman (b. 1952) After Disappointment Julie Kane (b. 19520 Alan Doll Rap Naomi Shihab Nye (b. 1952) The Traveling Onion Alberto Rios (b. 1952) The Purpose of Altar Boys Julia Alvarez (b. 1953) Bilingual Sestina Harryette Mullen (b. 1953) Dim Lady Michael Donaghy (b. 1953) The River in Spate Kim Addonizio (b. 1954) Sonnenizio on a Line by Millay David Mason (b. 1954) * Fog Horns Mary Jo Salter (b. 1954) Welcome to Hiroshima Cathy Song (b. 1955) Stamp Collecting Ginger Andrews (b. 1956) Primping in the Rearview MirrorAnnie Finch (b. 1956) Coy Mistress *Joseph Harrison b. 1957) Air LarryApril Lindner (b. 1962) First Kiss Catherine Tufariello (b. 1963) Useful Advice Sherman Alexie (b. 1966) The Exaggeration of Despair Natasha Trethewey (b. 1966) *Domestic Work, 1937 *Brian Turner (b. 1967) Here. Bullet Allison Joseph (b. 1967) The Athlete Suji Kwock Kim (b. 1968) Occupation A. E. Stallings (b. 1968) *First Love: A QuizJoshua Mehigan (b. 1969) Riddle Beth Ann Fennelly (b. 1971) Asked for a Happy Memory of her Father, She Recalls Wrigley Field Sophie Hannah (b. 1971) The Guest Speaker Emily Moore (b. 1977) Auld Lang Syne
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