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The Resource Poetry: the basics, Jeffrey Wainwright

Poetry: the basics, Jeffrey Wainwright

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Poetry: the basics
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Poetry: the basics
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Jeffrey Wainwright
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Language
eng
Summary
POETRY. Now in its second edition, Poetry: The Basics demystifies the traditions and forms of the world of poetry for all those who find it daunting or bewildering. Covering a wide range of poetic voices from Chaucer to children's rhymes, song lyrics and the words of contemporary poets, this book will help readers to appreciate poetry by examining: technical aspects such as rhythm and measures different tones of voice in poetry the relationship between 'everyday' and 'poetic' language how different types of poetry are structured how the form and 'space' of a poem contribute to its meaning some of the ways contemporary poets set to work A must-read for all those wishing to get to grips with reading and writing poetry, this book is a lively and inspiring introduction to its many styles and purposes right up to the present-day
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Wainwright, Jeffrey
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • English language
  • Poetics
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Poetry: the basics, Jeffrey Wainwright
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
2921774x
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xix, 258 pages
Isbn
9780415566162
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(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2921774x
  • (Sirsi) 2921774x
Label
Poetry: the basics, Jeffrey Wainwright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2921774x
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xix, 258 pages
Isbn
9780415566162
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2921774x
  • (Sirsi) 2921774x

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