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How to read a poem

Author: Burton Raffel
Publisher: New York : New American Library, [1984] ©1984
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A Meridian book." Describes how poetic techniques create meaning, the difference between poetry and prose, and includes 200 poems.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Raffel, Burton.
How to read a poem.
New York : New American Library, ©1984
(OCoLC)647392537
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Burton Raffel
ISBN: 0452006821 9780452006829 0452010330 9780452010338
OCLC Number: 10019332
Notes: "A Meridian book."
Includes indexes.
Description: xii, 260 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: What poetry means --
Metaphor --
How poetry works: Approaches and techniques --
What poetry uses: Devices --
Shapes and structures --
Metrics.
Responsibility: Burton Raffel.

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"A Meridian book." Describes how poetic techniques create meaning, the difference between poetry and prose, and includes 200 poems.

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