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Author: Cleanth Brooks; Robert Penn Warren
Publisher: New York, H. Holt and Co. [©1938]
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Brooks, Cleanth, 1906-1994.
Understanding poetry.
New York, H. Holt and Co. [1939]
(OCoLC)551455734
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cleanth Brooks; Robert Penn Warren
OCLC Number: 239659
Description: xxiv, 680 pages 20 cm
Contents: The Man He Killed / Thomas Hardy --
A Psalm of Life / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow --
Expostulation and Reply / William Wordsworth --
Section I: Narrative Poems. Out, Out / Robert Frost --
Frankie and Johnny / Anonymous --
Jesse James / Anonymous --
Johnie Armstrong / Anonymous --
Sir Patrick Spence / Anonymous --
The Wife of Usher's Well / Anonymous --
Helen of Kirconnell / Anonymous --
The Demon Lover / Anonymous --
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
La Belle Dame Sans Merci / John Keats --
Michael / William Wordsworth --
The Death of the Hired Man / Robert Frost --
The Revenge / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Tam O'Shanter / Robert Burns --
Morte D'Arthur / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Section II: Implied Narrative. The Three Ravens / Anonymous --
Lord Randall / Anonymous --
Edward / Anonymous --
Proud Maisie / Sir Walter Scott --
King David / Walter de la Mare --
Ulysses / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Two of You / Mark Van Doren --
Flammonde / Edwin Arlington Robinson --
Lucy Gray: or Solitude / William Wordsworth --
Patterns / Amy Lowell --
The Last Ride Together / Robert Browning --
Hell Gate / A.E. Housman --
Walsinghame / Sir Walter Ralegh --
The Eve of St. Agnes / John Keats --
Love Among the Ruins / Robert Browning --
Corinna's Going A-Maying / Robert Herrick --
The Pulley / George Herbert --
Section III: Objective Description. The Main Deep / James Stephens --
Pear Tree / H.D. --
Heat / H.D. --
In A Station of the Metro / Ezra Pound --
Dust of Snow / Robert Frost --
Spring / William Shakespeare --
Winter / William Shakespeare --
To Spring / William Blake --
Winter Winds / James Thomson --
Il Penseroso / John Milton --
After Apple Picking / Robert Frost --
Ocean / George Gordon, Lord Byron --
The Robin / George Daniel --
To a Water-Fowl / William Cullen Bryant --
Poor Wat / William Shakespeare --
Desert Places / Robert Frost --
All But Blind / Walter de la Mare --
Autumnus / Joshua Sylvester --
Sic Vita / Henry King --
Margaritae Sorori / William Ernest Henley --
A Dirge / John Webster --
Nightingales / Robert Bridges --
Philomela / Matthew Arnold --
On Westminster Bridge / William Wordsworth --
On Westminster Bridge / William Wordsworth --
Preludes / T.S. Eliot --
On A Drop of Dew / Andrew Marvell --
Ode to the West Wind / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Section IV: Metrics. Death / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
The Bells of Shandon / Francis Mahoney --
After Long Silence / William Butler Yeats --
Absent Yet Present / Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Lord Lytton --
Absence / John Hoskins --
Fair Ines / Thomas Hood --
To Heaven / Ben Jonson --
Ah, Sunflower / William Blake --
A Christmas Carol / George Wither --
note on Rhetorical Variation --
Sound and Sense / Alexander Pope --
Note on QUantitative Variation, Onomatopoeia --
Slow, Slow, Fresh Fount / Ben Jonson --
To Autumn / John Keats --
The Blindness of Samson / John Milton --
Funeral Song / John Fletcher --
Note on Alliteration, Assonance, Consonance, Rime, and Stanza --
How Do I Love Thee / Elizabeth Barrett Browning --
On the Late Massacrew in Piedmont / John Milton --
Confession of Faith / John Dryden --
My Last Duchess / Robert Browning --
Preparation of the Pyre for Patroclus / Alexander Pope --
The Retreat / Henry Vaughan --
A Thanksgiving to God / Robert Herrick --
The Address of Richard III to His Army / William Shakespeare --
Discovery of Pity / William Shakespeare --
Flowers / William Shakespeare --
Bellzebub Rises to Speak / John Milton --
The House fo Morpheus / Edmund Spenser --
November Evening / Robert Burns --
The Beginning of Love / John Keats --
The Lake Poets / George Gordon, Lord Byron --
Ozymandias / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Three Songs / William Shakespeare --
Rose Aylmer / Walter Savage Landor --
A Deep-Sworn Vow / William Butler Yeats --
Sabrina / John Milton --
The Collor / George Herbert --
In Tenebris, I / Thomas Hardy --
Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
She Walks in Beauty / George Gordon, Lord Byron --
The Nightingale / Sir Philip Sidney --
Hymn to Proserpine / Algernon Swinburne --
Farewell / Sir Thomas Wyatt --
No More Be Grieved / William Shakespeare --
Section V: Tone and Attitude. Portrait / E.E. Cummings --
An Epitaph on Salathiel Pavy / Ben Jonson --
Adress to the Deil / Robert Burns --
A Song of Ale / Anonymous --
An Epitaph / Thomas Carew --
His Prayer to Ben Jonson / Robert Herrick --
An Ode for Ben Jonson / Robert Herrick --
Channel Firing / Thomas Hardy --
Pioneers! O Pioneers! / Walt Whitman --
Woliloquy of the Spanish Cloister / Robert Browning --
Past Ruined Ilion / Walter Savage Landor --
The Soul Selects / Emily Dickinson --
To Lucasta, Going to the Wars / Richard Lovelace --
The Indian Serenade / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Summer Night / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Cupid and Campaspe / John Lyly --
Blame Not My Cheeks / Thomas Campion --
Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds / William Shakespeare --
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love --
Christopher Marlowe --
Answer to Marlowe, An / Sir Walter Ralegh --
Delight in Disorder / Robert Herrick --
Prothalamion / Edmund Spenser --
The Pilgrims / Adelaide Anne Proctor --
His Litany to the Holy Spirit / Robert Herrick --
After the Burial / James Russell Lowell --
On His Blindness / John Milton --
When Love Meets Love / Thomas Edward Brown --
On Lucretia Borgia's Hair / Walter Savage Landor --
A Litany / Sir Philip Sidney --
The Fairies' Farewell / Richaed Corbert --
The Bad Season makes the Poet Sad / Robert Herrick --
Cynara / Ernest Dowson --
Winter Remembered / John Crowe Ransom --
To the Memory of Mr. Oldham / John Dryden --
Sir Hudibras / Samuel Butler --
Portrait of Atticus / Alexander Pope --
To a Mountain Daisy / Robert Burns --
Ulalume / Edgar Allan Poe --
To Night / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
The Sleeper / Edgar Allan Poe --
Tears, Idle Tears / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Wessex Heights / Thomas Hardy --
To Blossoms / Robert Herrick --
The Blossom / John Donne --
To Perilla / Robert Herrick --
Upon a Dead Man's Head / John Skelton --
Ode to Evening / William Collins --Ode to Evening / Joseph Warton --
To Spring / William Stanley Roscoe --
Section VI: Imagery. To an Athlete Dying Young / A.E. Housman --
Trees / Joyce Kilmer --
Crossing the Bar / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
My Star / Robert Browning --
On the Countess Dowager of Pembroke / William Browne --
The Solitary Reaper / William Wordsworth --
Lucifer / John Milton --
Since Brass Nor Stone / William Shakespeare --
I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud / William Wordsworth --
Full Many a Glorious Morning / William Shakespeare --
Like as the Waves / William Shakespeare --
Thus, Piteously Love Closed / George Meredith --
To Helen / Edgar Allan Poe --
Days / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
Peace / Henry Vaughan --
The Chambered Nautilus / Oliver Wendell Holmes --
The Hound of Heaven / Francis Thompson --
Ode to a Nightingale / John Keats --
When the Lamp is Shattered / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries / A.E. Housman --
On First Looking into Chapman's Homer / John Keats --
Adonais / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
Virtue / George Herbert --
The Night / Henry Vaughan --
Sweet Love, Renew Thy Force / William Shakespeare --
Asia's Song / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
The Definition of Love / Andrew Marvell --
My Springs / Sidney Lanier --
Shadows in the Water / Thomas Traherne --
The Tear / Richard Crashaw --
Come into the Garden, Maude / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
The Garden / Andrew Marvell --
Thus Is His Creek the Map --
Like as to Make Our Appetites / William Shakespeare --
In the Holy Nativity of Our Lord God / Richard Crashaw --
On the Morning of Crist's Nativity / John Milton --
The Burning Babe / Robert Southwell --
A Valediction Forbidding Mourning / John Donne --
After Great Pain / Emily Dickinson --
Mystery / Elizabeth Barrett Browning --
Pour Soul, the Center of My Sinful Earth / William Shakespeare --
Cleopatra's Lament / William Shakespeare --
To His Coy Mistress / Andrew Marvell --
Follow Thy Fair Sun, Unhappy Shadow / Thomas Campion --
At Melville's Tomb / Hart Crane --
Among School Children / William Butler Yeats --
The Equilibrists / John Crowe Ransom --
Doom is Dark / W.H. Auden --
Tomorrow and Tomorrow / William Shakespeare --
Section VII: Theme. The Lads in Their Hunreds / A.E. Housman --
Lucifer in Starlight / George Meredith --
The Palace of Art / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
Composed by the Seaside / William Wordsworth --
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard / Thomas Gray --
Ode to Simplicity / William Collins --
Lee in the Mountains / Donald Davidson --
If Poisonous Minerals / John Donne --
Death / John Donne --
Thanatopsis / William Cullen Bryant --
Life and Death / William Shakespeare --
Prospice / Robert Browning --
1887 / A.E. Housman --
Horatian Ode / Andrew Marvell --
A Farewell / Sir Philip Sidney --
The Vanity of Human Wishes / Samuel Johnson --
The Scholar Gipsy / Matthew Arnold --
Ode to the Sea / Howard Baker --
Dover Beach / Matthew Arnold --
In Memoriam / Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
The Last Days of Alice / Allen Tate --
Frescoes for Mr. Rockefeller's City / Archibald MacLeish --
Tintern Abbey --
A Poet's Epitaph / William Wordsworth --
The Scoffers / William Blake --
London / William Blake --
Hymn to Intellectual Beauty / Percy Bysshe Shelley --
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock / T.S. Eliot --
Rabbi Ben Ezra / Robert Browning --
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam / Edward Fitzgerald --
Lycidas / John Milton --
The Anniversary / John Donne --
Two Songs from a Play / William Butler Yeats --
Brahma / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
To the Accuser / William Blake --
And Did Those Feet in Ancient Times / William Blake --
Ode to the Confederate Dead / Allen Tate --
Ode on a Grecian Urn / John Keats.
Responsibility: by Cleanth Brooks, Jr., and Robert Penn Warren ...

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To an Athlete Dying Young / A.E. Housman -- Trees / Joyce Kilmer -- Crossing the Bar / Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- My Star / Robert Browning -- On the Countess Dowager of Pembroke / William Browne -- The Solitary Reaper / William Wordsworth -- Lucifer / John Milton -- Since Brass Nor Stone / William Shakespeare -- I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud / William Wordsworth -- Full Many a Glorious Morning / William Shakespeare -- Like as the Waves / William Shakespeare -- Thus, Piteously Love Closed / George Meredith -- To Helen / Edgar Allan Poe -- Days / Ralph Waldo Emerson -- Peace / Henry Vaughan -- The Chambered Nautilus / Oliver Wendell Holmes -- The Hound of Heaven / Francis Thompson -- Ode to a Nightingale / John Keats -- When the Lamp is Shattered / Percy Bysshe Shelley -- Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries / A.E. 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