There's no better way for you to learn about poetry and understand its elements than with "Perrine's Sound and Sense". Both a concise introduction to poetry and an anthology, this classic best-seller succinctly covers the basics of poetry with chapters on evaluating poetry, exemplary poetry selections that you'll enjoy reading, and exercises that help you understand each selection. Every poem included in this collection is not only a perfect illustration of the poetic concept at hand, but a remarkable work in its own right.
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Descrizione libro Thomson / Wadsworth, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 12th. Codice libro della libreria DADAX1413030548
Descrizione libro Thomson / Wadsworth, 2007. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Part One: THE ELEMENTS OF POETRY. 1. What Is Poetry? The Eagle by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Winter by William Shakespeare. Dulce et Decorum Est by Wilfred Owen. Reviewing Chapter One. Understanding and Evaluating Poetry. Shall I compare thee to a summer''s day? by William Shakespeare. The Whipping by Robert Hayden. The last Night that She lived by Emily Dickinson. Ballad of Birmingham by Dudley Randall. Kitchenette Building by Gwendolyn Brooks. The Red Wheelbarrow by William Carlos Williams. Constantly risking absurdity by Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Suicide''s Note by Langston Hughes. Terence, this is stupid stuff by A. E. Housman. Ars Poetica by Archibald MacLeish. Suggestions for Writing. 2. Reading the Poem. The Man He Killed by Thomas Hardy. A Study of Reading Habits by Philip Larkin. Is my team plowing by A. E. Housman. Reviewing Chapter Two. Break of Day by John Donne. There''s been a Death, in the Opposite House by Emily Dickinson. When in Rome by Mari Evans. Animals Are Passing from Our Lives by Philip Levine. Question by May Swenson. Mirror by Sylvia Plath. The Clod and the Pebble by William Blake. Ethics by Linda Pastan. Storm Warnings by Adrienne Rich. Suggestions for Writing. 3. Denotation and Connotation. There is no Frigate like a Book by Emily Dickinson. When my love swears that she is made of truth by William Shakespeare. Pathedy of Manners by Ellen Kay. Exercises. Reviewing Chapter Three. Naming of Parts by Henry Reed. Cross by Langston Hughes. The world is too much with us by William Wordsworth. Desert Places by Robert Frost. A Hymn to God the Father by John Donne. One Art by Elizabeth Bishop. 35/10 by Sharon Olds. Suggestions for Writing. 4. Imagery. Meeting at Night by Robert Browning. Parting at Morning by Robert Browning. Exercises. Reviewing Chapter Four. Spring by Gerard Manley Hopkins. The Widow''s Lament in Springtime by William Carlos Williams. The Man with Night Sweats by Thom Gunn. I felt a Funeral, in my Brain by Emily Dickinson. Living in Sin by Adrienne Rich. The Forge by Seamus Heaney. After Apple-Picking by Robert Frost. Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden. An August Night by Seamus Heaney. The Snow Man by Wallace Stevens. To Autumn by John Keats. Suggestions for Writing. 5. Figurative Language 1: Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Apostrophe, Metonymy. Harlem (previously called Dream Deferred) by Langston Hughes. Bereft by Robert Frost. It sifts from Leaden Sieves by Emily Dickinson. The Author to Her Book by Anne Bradstreet. The Telephone by Maya Angelou. Bright Star by John Keats. Exercise. Reviewing Chapter Five. Mind by Richard Wilbur. I taste a liquor never brewed by Emily Dickinson. Metaphors by Sylvia Plath. Toads by Philip Larkin. Ghost of a Chance by Adrienne Rich. A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning by John Donne. To His Coy Mistress by Andrew Marvell. Introduction to Poetry by Billy Collins. Suggestions for Writing. 6. Figurative Language 2: Symbol, Allegory. The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost. A Noiseless Patient Spider by Walt Whitman. The Sick Rose by William Blake. Digging by Seamus Heaney. To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time by Robert Herrick. Peace by George Herbert. Exercise. Reviewing Chapter Six. The Writer by Richard Wilbur. Fire and Ice by Robert Frost. Up-Hill by Christina Rossetti. Harlem Hopscotch by Maya Angelou. I Saw in Louisiana a Live-Oak Growing by Walt Whitman. Because I could not stop for Death by Emily Dickinson. Hymn to God My God, in My Sickness by John Donne. Weighing the Dog by Billy Collins. Ulysses by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Suggestions for Writing. 7. Figurative Language 3: Paradox, Overstatement, Understatement, Irony. Much Madness is divinest Sense by Emily Dickinson. The Sun Rising by John Donne. Incident by Countee Cullen. Barbie Doll by Marge Piercy. The Chimney Sweeper by William Blake. Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley. Exercise. Reviewing Chapter Seven. Lady Luncheon Club by. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_1413030548
Descrizione libro Cengage Learning, Inc, United States, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 12th. 213 x 137 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. There s no better way for you to learn about poetry and understand its elements than with Perrine s Sound and Sense . Both a concise introduction to poetry and an anthology, this classic best-seller succinctly covers the basics of poetry with chapters on evaluating poetry, exemplary poetry selections that you ll enjoy reading, and exercises that help you understand each selection. Every poem included in this collection is not only a perfect illustration of the poetic concept at hand, but a remarkable work in its own right. Codice libro della libreria BZV9781413030549