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Title Poetry for students. Volume 11 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Elizabeth Thomason, editor ; foreword by David Kelly
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2001
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Beowulf - Richard Wilbur -- Chocolates - Louis Simpson -- The eagle - Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- Go down, Moses - Anonymous -- The hospital window - James Dickey -- Island of the three Marias - Alberto Rios -- Jabberwocky - Lewis Carroll -- The milkfish gatherers - James Fenton -- A narrow fellow in the grass - Emily Dickinson -- Overture to a dance of locomotives - William Carlos Williams -- Paradoxes and oxymorons - John Ashbery -- To a child running with outstretched arms in Canyon de Chelly - N. Scott Momaday -- Tonight I can write - Pablo Neruda -- A valediction: forbidding mourning - John Donne -- The war against the trees - Stanley Kunitz -- The weight of sweetness - Li-Young Lee
Summary Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Note Original: xx, 284 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm
Subject Wilbur, Richard, 1921- Beowulf
Simpson, Louis Aston Marantz, 1923- Chocolates
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892. Eagle
Dickey, James. Hospital window
Rios, Alberto. Island of the three Marias
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Jabberwocky
Fenton, James, 1949- Milkfish gatherers
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. Narrow fellow in the grass
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. Overture to a dance of locomotives
Ashbery, John, 1927- Paradoxes and oxymorons
Momaday, N. Scott, 1934- To a child running with outstretched arms in Canyon de Chelly
Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973. Tonight I can write
Donne, John, 1572-1631. Valediction forbidding mourning
Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006. War against the trees
Lee, Li-Young, 1957- Weight of sweetness
Go down Moses
Poetry -- Study and teaching
Poetry -- History and criticism
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century
Alt Author Thomason, Elizabeth, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414428567 (electronic book)
1414428561 (electronic book)

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