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Poetry for students. Volume 8 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry

Author: Mary K Ruby; Ira Mark Milne
Publisher: Detroit : Gale Group, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide to understanding and studying poetry, featuring entries on twenty separate works, each with an introduction to the poem and its author, the poem text, a summary, analysis of important themes, explanation of primary literary techniques and movements, and discussion of literary and historical background.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Collections
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary K Ruby; Ira Mark Milne
ISBN: 0787635693 9780787635695
OCLC Number: 43848495
Notes: Each entry contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Description: xxii, 304 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents: At the bomb testing site / William Stafford --
Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio / James Wright --
Bedtime story / George MacBeth --
Beware of ruins / A.D. Hope --
The Constellation Orion / Ted Kooser --
A drink of water / Seamus Heaney --
Drought year / Judith Wright --
Ethics / Linda Pastan --
The force that through the green fuse drives the flower / Dylan Thomas --
Music lessons / Mary Oliver --
My life closed twice before its close / Emily Dickinson --
Names of horses / Donald Hall --
A red, red rose / Robert Burns --
The river-merchant's wife: A letter / Pound Ezra --
The seafarer / Anonymous --
Sonnet 29 / William Shakespeare --
Starlight / Philip Levine --
To a sad daughter / Michael Ondaatje --
Vancouver lights / Earle Birney --
Why I am not a painter / Frank O'Hara.
Responsibility: Mary K. Ruby and Ira Mark Milne, editors.

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A guide to understanding and studying poetry, featuring entries on twenty separate works, each with an introduction to the poem and its author, the poem text, a summary, analysis of important themes, explanation of primary literary techniques and movements, and discussion of literary and historical background.

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