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Title Poetry for students. Volume 27 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Ira Mark Milne, project editor
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 379 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Archaic torso of Apollo / Rainer Maria Rilke -- Borges and I / Jorge Luis Borges -- Conversation with a stone / Wislawa Szymborska -- Dream song 29 / John Berryman -- Goblin market / Christina Rossetti -- Iola, Kansas / Amy Clampitt -- The man-moth / Elizabeth Bishop -- My grandmother's plot in the family cemetery / Claudia Emerson -- Ozymandias / Percy Bysshe Shelley -- Requiem / Anna Akhmatova -- A satirical elegy on the death of a late famous general / Jonathan Swift -- September 1, 1939 / W.H. Auden -- Telephone conversation / Wole Soyinka -- Waterfalls in a bank / A.K. Ramanujan -- Yet we insist that life is full of happy chance / Lyn Hejinian
Summary Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Each entry contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Notes "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna, 1889-1966. Rekviem. English.
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. September 1, 1939
Berryman, John, 1914-1972. Dream song 29
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. Man-moth
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. Borges and I
Clampitt, Amy. Iola, Kansas
Emerson, Claudia, 1957-2014. My grandmother's plot in the family cemetery
Hejinian, Lyn. Yet we insist that life is full of happy chance
Ramanujan, A. K., 1929-1993. Waterfalls in a bank
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926. Archaic torso of Apollo
Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894. Goblin market.
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Ozymandias
Soyinka, Wole. Telephone conversation
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Satirical elegy on the death of a late famous general
Szymborska, Wisława. Conversation with a stone
SUBJECT Goblin market (Rossetti, Christina Georgina) fast
Rekviem (Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna) fast
Subject Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry, Modern -- 18th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 19th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry, Modern.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Milne, Ira Mark.
ISBN 1414429355