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Modern Poems : an Introduction To Poetry (2ND 90 Edition)

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The editors have undertaken two major changes to the text, making the anthology a more useful resource in teaching the work of individual poets. Whereas the previous edition sometimes offered only a single poem by a given poet, the Second Edition presents at least three poems by each poet, with the few exceptions being poets with significantly long poems. The editors have also expanded the author headnotes to set forth one or two critical points that invite students into the poems. Other noteworthy changes include the addition of 38 new poets representing a diversity of traditions, from canonical poets like Lewis Carroll to contemporary ones like Rita Dove, and more careful attention paid to ethnic poetry and poetry by women.

Synopsis:

This Second Edition is a thorough, thoughtful revision of the acclaimed .

About the Author

Richard Ellmann was Goldsmiths' Professor at Oxford University and Woodruff Professor at Emory University. He achieved world fame for his biography of Joyce and wrote many scholarly and critical works, including two on Yeats.Robert O'Clair was professor of English at Manhattanville College.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393959079
Editor:
Ellmann, Richard
Editor:
O'Clair, Robert
Editor:
Ellmann, O'Clair
Editor:
Ellmann, Richard
Editor:
O'Clair, Robert
Author:
O'Clair, Robert
Author:
Ellmann, Richard
Editor:
Ellmann, O'Clair
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
American poetry (collections)
Subject:
19th century
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
English poetry -- 19th century.
Subject:
English poetry -- 20th century.
Subject:
Anthologies-United Kingdom Poetry
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
19891031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
1008
Dimensions:
9.2 x 5.6 x 1 in 1.685 lb

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