Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Electronic Resource

Title Poetry for students. Volume 30 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Sara Constantakis, project editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Gale Electronic Resource  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Series Literature resource center
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Anyone lived in a pretty how town - e. e. cummings -- The centaur - May Swenson -- Follower - Seamus Heaney -- Freeway 280 - Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Good night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning - Alice Walker -- I, too - Langston Hughes -- A nocturnal reverie - Anne Finch -- Oranges - Gary Soto -- The peace of wild things - Wendell Berry -- Slam, dunk, & hook - Yusef Komunyakaa -- Sunstone - Octavio Paz -- The taxi - Amy Lowell -- Thanatopsis - William Cullen Bryant -- The walrus and the carpenter - Lewis Carroll -- Ye goatherd gods - Sir Philip Sidney -- Young - Anne Sexton.
Access Access limited to licensed institutions.
Summary Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Each entry contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Original Version Original: xix, 379 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Anyone lived in a pretty how town.
Swenson, May. Centaur.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939- Follower.
Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Freeway 280.
Walker, Alice, 1944- Good night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. I, too.
Winchilsea, Anne Kingsmill Finch, Countess of, 1661-1720. Nocturnal reverie.
Soto, Gary. Oranges.
Berry, Wendell, 1934- Peace of wild things.
Komunyakaa, Yusef. Slam, dunk, & hook.
Paz, Octavio, 1914-1998. Piedra de sol. English & Spanish.
Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. Taxi.
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. Thanatopsis.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Walrus and the carpenter.
Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586. Goatherd gods.
Sexton, Anne, 1928-1974. Young.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 19th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Constantakis, Sara.
ISBN 9781414421476

Available items only