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Title Poetry for students. Volume 5 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Mary K. Ruby, editor ; foreword by David Kelly.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c1999.


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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 Ars poetica - Archibald MacLeish -- Ballad of Birmingham - Dudley Randall -- Birch canoe - Carter Revard -- Cargoes - John Masefield -- Casey at the bat - Ernest Lawrence Thayer -- Digging - Seamus Heaney -- Easter 1916 - W. B. Yeats -- Facing it - Yusef Komunyakaa -- The gold lily - Louise Gluck -- I heard a fly buzz-when I died- Emily Dickinson -- In Flanders field - John McCrae -- Kubla Khan - Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- Lament for the Dorsets - Al Purdy -- Leviathan - W. S. Merwin -- Lost sister - Cathy Song -- Mending wall - Robert Frost -- Sonnet 55 - William Shakespeare -- A supermarket in California - Allen Ginsberg -- To his coy mistress - Andrew Marvell.
Original Version Original: xxii, 318 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 MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Ars poetica.
Randall, Dudley, 1914- Ballad of Birmingham.
Revard, Carter. Birch canoe.
Masefield, John, 1878-1967. Cargoes.
Thayer, Ernest Lawrence, 1863-1940. Casey at the bat.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939- Digging.
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939. Easter 1916.
Komunyakaa, Yusef. Facing it.
Gluck, Louise, 1943- Gold lily.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. I heard a fly buzz-when I died.
McCrae, John, 1872-1918. In Flanders fields.
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834. Kubla Khan.
Purdy, Al, 1918-2000. Lament for the Dorsets.
Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927- Leviathan.
Song, Cathy, 1955- Lost sister.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Mending wall.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Sonnets. No. 55.
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Supermarket in California.
Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678. To his coy mistress.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Ruby, Mary K., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787635664

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