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Eloquence and Mere Life: Essays on the Art of Poetry (Poets on Poetry)

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Publisher Comments:

In this collection Alan Williamson takes up the difficult but fascinating task of establishing 'elusive but real' criteria for assessing poetic merit.

Synopsis:

Assesses past and future generations of poets and examines the standards by which they should be measured

Product Details

ISBN:
9780472065684
Author:
Williamson, Alan
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Location:
Ann Arbor :
Subject:
General
Subject:
American
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Poetics
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
English poetry -- 20th century.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Paper Text
Series:
Poets on Poetry (Paperback)
Series Volume:
no. 7
Publication Date:
19950231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in

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