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Fourth Dimension of a Poem: and Other Essays

By: Abrams, M.H.

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Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC:

Seller ID: 9780393058307

ISBN: 0393058301

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In the year of his one-hundredth birthday, preeminent literary critic, scholar, and teacher M. H. Abrams brings us a collection of nine new and recent essays that challenge the reader to think about poetry in new ways. In these essays, three of them never before published, Abrams engages afresh with pivotal figures in intellectual and literary history, among them Kant, Keats, and Hazlitt. The centerpiece of the volume is Abrams s eloquent and incisive essay The Fourth Dimension of a Poem on the pleasure of reading poems aloud, accompanied by online recordings of Abrams s revelatory readings of... View more info

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Light of the World: A Memoir (Pulitzer Prize in Letters: Biography Finalist)

By: Alexander, Elizabeth

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Seller ID: 9781455599868

ISBN: 1455599867

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Sound and Sense

By: Arp, Thomas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 11/2/2009

Edition: 9

Seller ID: 9780155030282

ISBN: 0155030280

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Sound and Sense: Introduction to Poetry

By: Arp, Thomas

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Publisher: 7/15/2015

Edition: 11

Seller ID: 9780838407462

ISBN: 0838407463

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An introduction to poetry presented in a compact and concise anthology, SOUND AND SENSE continues the tradition of offering clear, precise writing and practical organization initiated by Laurence Perrine years ago. View more info

Burden of the Past and the English Poet

By: Bate, W. Jackson

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Seller ID: 9834668

ISBN: 9834668

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William Blake

By: Blake, William/MArshall

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Publisher: 9/8/2016

Seller ID: 0900384468

ISBN: 0900384468

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Witness Against the Beast: William Blake and the Moral Law

By: Blake, WIlliam/Thompson

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Seller ID: 9781565840997

ISBN: 1565840992

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A brilliant interdisciplinary re-examination of Blake's cultural milieu and intellectual background by the renowned historian and critic. View more info

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For All of Us, One Today: An Inaugural Poet's Journey

By: Blanco, Richard

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Publisher: BEACON:

Seller ID: 9780807033807

ISBN: 0807033804

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"For All of Us, One Today" is a fluid, poetic account of Richard Blanco's life-changing experiences as the inaugural poet in 2013. In this brief and evocative narrative, he shares the story of the call from the White House committee and all the exhilaration and upheaval of the days that followed. For the first time, he reveals the inspiration and challenges--including his experiences as a Latino immigrant and gay man--behind the creation of the inaugural poem, "One Today," as well as two other poems commissioned for the occasion ("Mother Country" and "What We Know of Country"), published here ... View more info

Poetry and Repression

By: Bloom, Harold

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Publisher: 9/5/2016

Seller ID: 0300019238

ISBN: 0300019238

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American Poetry: Wildness and Domesticity

By: Bly, Robert

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Seller ID: 9780060162658

ISBN: 0060162651

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Talking All Morning

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 12/13/2016

Seller ID: 0472157604

ISBN: 0472157604

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Robert Bly is the author of many books, including "Jumping Out of Bed, The Man in the Black Coat Turns," and "Iron John: A Book About Men." He has translated Neruda, Vallejo, and Lorca and received the National Book Award for his collection "The Light Around the Body." His most recent book is "The Maiden King: The Reunion of Masculine and Feminine," with Marion Woodman. View more info

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Mistress Bradstreet The Untold Life of America's First Poet

By: Bradstreet/Gordon, Charlotte

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Publisher: 12/8/2014

Seller ID: 9780316169042

ISBN: 0316169048

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Though her work is a staple of anthologies of American poetry, Anne Bradstreet has never before been the subject of an accessible, full-scale biography for a general audience. Anne Bradstreet is known for her poem, "To My Dear and Loving Husband," among others, and through John Berryman's "Homage to Mistress Bradstreet." With her first collection, The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America, she became the first published poet, male or female, of the New World. Many New England towns were founded and settled by Anne Bradstreet's family or their close associates--characters who appear in these p... View more info

Luath Burns Companion

By: Burns/Cairney, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 7/17/2017

Seller ID: 9781842820001

ISBN: 1842820001

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Science and English Poetry: A Historical Sketch 1590-1950

By: Bush, Douglas

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Publisher: 3/18/2017

Seller ID: 0318SEP

ISBN: 0318SEP

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Ciardi Himself: Fifteen Essays in the Reading, Writing, and Teaching of Poetry

By: Ciardi, John

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Publisher: 10/25/2014

Seller ID: 1557280851

ISBN: 1557280851

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An excellent introduction to the man and his thoughts on the painstaking craftsmanship involved in the art of writing poetry, Ciardi Himself includes some hard lessons, but in the hands of this master teacher, the going is easy. View more info

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Blueprints: Bringing Poetry into Communities

By: Coles, Katherine

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Publisher: UNIV OF UTAH PR:

Seller ID: 9781607811473

ISBN: 1607811472

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How does one bring poetry to a community? And who is going to make it happen? In response to these questions posed by the Harriet Monroe Poetry Institute, Katharine Coles and a cadre of poets and artists provide this essential guide and inspiration. "Blueprints "creates for poets and arts organizers the sense that they are part of a larger, noble endeavor based in shared values and commitment to poetry. The first three sections include essays by a dozen poets and artists about the ways they have brought poetry into different kinds of communities. These essays demonstrate what has been done ... View more info

Dante: Poet of the Secular World

By: Dante/Auerbach, Erich

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Publisher: 7/25/2016

Seller ID: 9780226032078

ISBN: 0226032078

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Dark Wood to White Rose: Journey and Transformation in Dante's Divine Comedy

By: Dante/Luke, Helen

Price: $10.00

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 9780930407285

ISBN: 0930407288

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Richly illustrated with black and white reproductions of paintings inspired by Dante's masterpiece, Luke explores each of Dante's poetic images, ending with the "white rose," the final emblem of joy and regeneration. View more info

Guide to the Selected Poems of T. S. Eliot

By: Eliot/Southam, B.C.

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 0156379805

ISBN: 0156379805

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Poetic Meter and Poetic Form

By: Fussell, Paul

Price: $7.50

Publisher: MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO: 8/5/2016

Seller ID: 9780075536062

ISBN: 0075536064

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