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Coming of age as a poet : Milton, Keats, Eliot, Plath

Author: Helen Vendler; Harvard University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusettes : Harvard University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second printingView all editions and formats

To find a personal style is, for a writer, to become adult; and to write one's first "perfect" poem-a poem that wholly and successfully embodies that style-is to come of age as a poet. By looking at  Read more...


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Named Person: John Milton; John Keats; Thomas Stearns Eliot; Sylvia Plath
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Vendler; Harvard University Press.
ISBN: 9780674013834 0674013832 0674010248 9780674010246
OCLC Number: 1164098318
Notes: Wydrukowano w Middletown, Deelaware, w systemie on demand printing według wydania z 2004 roku.
Awards: Nominated for Christian Gauss Award 2003
Description: 174 strony : ilustracje ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction 1. John Milton--The Elements of Happiness 2. John Keats--Perfecting the Sonnet 3. T. S. Eliot--Inventing Prufrock 4. Sylvia Plath--Reconstructing the Colossus Notes Credits Index
Responsibility: Helen Vendler.


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In Coming of Age as a Poet, Vendler...chooses one breakthrough poem by each of four poets--Milton, Keats, Eliot, and Plath. Through close readings of their structure, imagery, and scansion, she shows Read more...

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