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Blank verse : a guide to its history and use

Author: Robert B Shaw
Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With its compact but inclusive survey of more than four centuries of poetry, Blank Verse is filled with practical advice for poets of our own day who may wish to attempt the form or enhance their mastery of it. Enriched with numerous examples, Shaw's discussions of verse technique are lively and accessible, inviting not only to apprentice poets but to all readers of poetry. --PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Robert Burns, 1947-
Blank verse.
Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)607789921
Online version:
Shaw, Robert Burns, 1947-
Blank verse.
Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608356305
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Shaw
ISBN: 9780821417577 0821417576 9780821417584 0821417584
OCLC Number: 74964318
Description: xi, 305 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The sounds of blank verse --
Before the twentieth century --
Blank verse and modernism --
After modernism --
Writing blank verse today.
Responsibility: Robert B. Shaw.
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