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The Teachers & Writers Handbook of Poetic Forms

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For the Handbook, 19 teaching poets have written 76 entries on traditional and modern poetic forms. The Handbook succinctly defines the forms, summarizes their histories, quotes good examples (ancient and modern, by adult and young writers), and offers professional tricks of the trade on how to use each form.<P>New to this edition of the Handbook are: two new entries for poetic forms, a new preface, an updated bibliography, and a resource list of current audiocassettes, videocassettes, CD-ROMs, and Web sites. Padgett has revised the text throughout.

Synopsis:

This bestselling reference guide includes 76 entries on traditional and modern poetic forms. Defined in alphabetical order, each entry is allotted 1-7 pages with examples and histories of-and ideas for using-each form.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780915924608
Editor:
Padgett, Ron
Publisher:
Teachers & Writers Collaborative
Editor:
Padgett, Ron
Author:
Padgett, Ron
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetics
Subject:
Versification
Subject:
Literary form
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
no. 00-E005
Publication Date:
20000631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
8.45x6.71x.54 in. .76 lbs.

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