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Synopsis:

In this National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist, the author connects the lives and works of more than 300 poets over the last 700 years, revealing how each poet has transformed a "common language of poetry".

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [941]-958) and index.

About the Author

Michael Schmidt is the founder and editor of PN Review, and the founder and editorial director of Carcanet Press. He is the director of the writing school at Manchester Metropolitan University in Manchester, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375706042
Author:
Schmidt, Michael
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Poets, English
Subject:
Poets, American
Subject:
Poets, English -- Biography.
Subject:
English poetry -- History and criticism.
Subject:
American poetry -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
biography;poetry;literary criticism;criticism;history;poets;non-fiction;literature;literary history;reference
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Publication Date:
20001031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
992
Dimensions:
8 x 5.15 x 2.05 in 1.6 lb

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