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Title The Oxford Companion to Modern Poetry / Edited by Ian Hamilton and Jeremy Noel-Tod
Edition Second Edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
Online access available from:
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 736 pages)
Contents Introduction to the Second Edition -- Introduction to the First Edition -- Selection of Anthologies -- Key to Contributors -- Companion to Modern Poetry -- Groups and Movements -- Lists of Prizes and Prizewinners -- General Web Links
Summary "The Oxford Companion to Modern Poetry is an authoritative and accessible guide to the influential poets writing in English from 1910 to the present day. The A-Z entries explore the influences, inspirations, movements that have shaped the works and lives of these important authors. This major new edition has been expanded to include over 300 new entries covering a host of contemporary and international poets such as Don Paterson, John Kinsella, and Joy Harjo, in addition to updated entries on well-established figures such as T. S. Eliot and Carol Ann Duffy. This engaging and informative companion in a must-have for anyone with an interest in literature, and especially for poetry enthusiasts."--Book Jacket
Related To First published as: The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry in English. 1994
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject English poetry -- History and criticism -- 20th century.
English poetry -- History and criticism -- 21st century.
Poets, English -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.
Poets, English -- 21st century -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Hamilton, Ian, 1938-2001, editor
Noel-Tod, Jeremy, editor
ISBN 0191744522
Other Titles Modern poetry