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A classic comparative study of poetry from Homer to the 20th century, reissued for today's readers.

Synopsis:

By juxtaposing several translations of the same passage from Homer; an elegy from Ovid and lines from Herrick that read like an adaptation of Ovid; or a 15th-century poem about a rooster and a contemporary poem about white chickens, Louis Zukofsky has established a means for judging the values of poetic writing.

A wonderful education for the fledgling poet, this handbook, first published in 1948, is the best elucidation of Zukofsky's objectivist premises for recognizing value in specific instances of poetry.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780819564023
Foreword:
Creeley, Robert
Author:
Creeley, Robert
Author:
Zukofsky, Louis
Publisher:
Wesleyan
Location:
Hanover, NH :
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Collections
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Series:
Wesleyan Centennial Edition of the Complete Critical Writing
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
20000531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
178
Dimensions:
7.96x5.17x.56 in. .46 lbs.

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Product details 178 pages Wesleyan University Press - English 9780819564023 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , By juxtaposing several translations of the same passage from Homer; an elegy from Ovid and lines from Herrick that read like an adaptation of Ovid; or a 15th-century poem about a rooster and a contemporary poem about white chickens, Louis Zukofsky has established a means for judging the values of poetic writing.

A wonderful education for the fledgling poet, this handbook, first published in 1948, is the best elucidation of Zukofsky's objectivist premises for recognizing value in specific instances of poetry.

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