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Title Poetry for students. Volume 30 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Sara Constantakis, project editor
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 379 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Anyone lived in a pretty how town -- e. e. cummings -- The centaur -- May Swenson -- Follower -- Seamus Heaney -- Freeway 280 -- Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Good night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning -- Alice Walker -- I, too -- Langston Hughes -- A nocturnal reverie -- Anne Finch -- Oranges -- Gary Soto -- The peace of wild things -- Wendell Berry -- Slam, dunk, and hook -- Yusef Komunyakaa -- Sunstone -- Octavio Paz -- The taxi -- Amy Lowell -- Thanatopsis -- William Cullen Bryant -- The walrus and the carpenter -- Lewis Carroll -- Ye goatherd gods -- Sir Philip Sidney -- Young -- Anne Sexton
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 Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Title from website (viewed June 25, 2009)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Berry, Wendell, 1934- Peace of wild things
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. Thanatopsis
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Walrus and the carpenter.
Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Freeway 280
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Anyone lived in a pretty how town
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013. Follower
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. I, too
Komunyakaa, Yusef. Slam, dunk, & hook
Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. Taxi
Paz, Octavio, 1914-1998. Piedra de sol. English & Spanish
Sexton, Anne, 1928-1974. Young
Sidney, Philip, 1554-1586. Goatherd gods
Soto, Gary. Oranges
Swenson, May. Centaur
Walker, Alice, 1944- Good night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning
Winchilsea, Anne Kingsmill Finch, Countess of, 1661-1720. Nocturnal reverie
SUBJECT Piedra de sol (Paz, Octavio) fast
Subject Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry, Modern -- 19th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry, Modern.
Genre/Form Gale Virtual Reference Library
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 1414421478