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Title Poetry for students. Volume 7 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Mary K. Ruby, editor ; foreword by David Kelly.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2000.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents American poetry - Louis Simpson -- Barbara Allan - Anonymous -- A blessing - James Wright -- Butcher shop - Charles Simic -- Fire and ice - Robert Frost -- For the Union dead - Robert Lowell -- In the land of Shinar - Denise Levertov -- Inventors - Michael Blumenthal -- Journey of the Magi - T. S. Eliot -- A Martian sends a postcard home - Craig Raine -- Meeting the British - Paul Muldoon -- The moon glows the same - Matsuo Basho -- A psalm of life - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- The second coming - William Butler Yeats -- Siren song - Margaret Atwood -- Small town with one road - Gary Soto -- The soldier - Rupert Brooke -- To an athlete dying young - A. E. Housman.
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.
Original Version Original: xxii, 276 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Simpson, Louis Aston Marantz, 1923- American poetry.
Wright, James, 1927-1980. Blessing.
Simic, Charles, 1938- Butcher shop.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Fire and ice.
Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977. For the Union dead.
Levertov, Denise, 1923-1997. In the land of Shinar.
Blumenthal, Michael. Inventors.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. Journey of the magi.
Raine, Craig. Martian sends a postcard home.
Muldoon, Paul. Meeting the British.
Matsuo, Basho, 1644-1694. Moon glows the same.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Psalm of life.
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939. Second coming.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Siren song.
Soto, Gary. Small town with one road.
Brooke, Rupert, 1887-1915. Soldier.
Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936. To an athlete dying young.
Barbara Allan.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Ruby, Mary K., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428529 (electronic book)
1414428529 (electronic book)
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