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Title Poetry for students. Volume 8 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Mary K. Ruby and Ira Mark Milne, editors ; foreword by David Kelly.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2000.


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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Summary Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Contents At the bomb testing site - William Stafford -- Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio - James Wright -- Bedtime story - George MacBeth -- Beware of ruins - A. D. Hope -- The constellation Orion - Ted Kooser -- A drink of water - Seamus Heaney -- Drought year - Judith Wright -- Ethics - Linda Pastan -- The force that through the green fuse drives the flower - Dylan Thomas -- Music lessons - Mary Oliver -- My life closed twice before its close - Emily Dickinson -- Names of horses - Donald Hall -- A red, red rose - Robert Burns -- The river-merchant's wife: a letter - Ezra Pound -- The seafarer - Anonymous -- Sonnet 29 - William Shakespeare -- Starlight - Philip Levine -- To a sad daughter - Michael Ondaatje -- Vancouver lights - Earle Birney -- Why I am not a painter - Frank O'Hara.
Original Version Original: xxii, 304 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Note Because of restrictions on online rights, some articles included in the print version of this publication may not appear in Literature Resource Center.
Subject Stafford, William, 1914-1993. At the bomb testing site.
Wright, James Arlington, 1927-1980. Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio.
MacBeth, George. Bedtime story.
Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907-2000. Beware of ruins.
Kooser, Ted. Constellation Orion.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939- Drink of water.
Wright, Judith, 1915-2000. Drought year.
Pastan, Linda, 1932- Ethics.
Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. Force that through the green fuse drives the flower.
Oliver, Mary, 1935- Music lessons.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. My life closed twice before its close.
Hall, Donald, 1928- Names of horses.
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796. Red, red rose.
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972. River-merchant's wife.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Sonnets. No. 29.
Levine, Philip, 1928- Starlight.
Ondaatje, Michael, 1943- To a sad daughter.
Birney, Earle, 1904-1995. Vancouver lights.
O'Hara, Frank, 1926-1966. Why I am not a painter.
Seafarer (Anglo-Saxon poem)
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Ruby, Mary K., editor.
Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787635695

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