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Author Handley, George B., 1964-

Title New world poetics [electronic resource] : nature and the adamic imagination of Whitman, Neruda, and Walcott / George B. Handley.

Imprint Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 441 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-427) and index.
Contents Ecology, the New World, and the "American" Adam -- A New World poetics -- reading Whitman in the New World -- Nature's last chemistry in Leaves of grass -- Natural history as autobiography -- Hemispheric history as natural history -- The muse of (natural) history -- Impressionism in the New World -- Death, regeneration, and the prospect of extinction.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Walcott, Derek -- Criticism and interpretation.
American poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Chilean poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Philosophy of nature in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Nature in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780820328645 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0820328642 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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