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Title Poetry for students. Volume 13 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Elizabeth Thomason, editor ; foreword by David Kelly.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, [2001]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An African elegy - Robert Duncan -- Birches - Robert Frost -- Blood oranges - Lisel Mueller -- Cavalry crossing a ford - Walt Whitman -- The conquerors - Phyllis McGinley -- Darwin in 1881 - Gjertrud Schnackenberg -- Daylights - Rosanna Warren -- For the White poets who would be Indian - Wendy Rose -- I felt a funeral, in my brain - Emily Dickinson -- i was sitting in mcsorley's - e. e. cummings -- The idea of order at Key West - Wallace Stevens -- Leda and the swan - William Butler Yeats -- The song of the smoke - W. E. B. Du Bois -- To his excellency General Washington - Phillis Wheatley -- To the virgins, to make much of time - Robert Herrick -- We live by what we see at night - Martin Espada.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
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: xx, 296 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Duncan, Robert, 1919-1988. African elegy.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Birches.
Mueller, Lisel. Blood oranges.
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Cavalry crossing a ford.
McGinley, Phyllis, 1905-1978. Conquerors.
Schnackenberg, Gjertrud. Darwin in 1881.
Warren, Rosanna. Daylights.
Rose, Wendy. For the White poets who would be Indian.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. I felt a funeral, in my brain.
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. I was sitting in mcsorley's.
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955. Idea of order at Key West.
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939. Leda and the swan.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963. Song of the smoke.
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784. To his excellency General Washington.
Herrick, Robert, 1591-1674. To the virgins, to make much of time.
Espada, Martín, 1957- We live by what we see at night.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Thomason, Elizabeth, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428581 (electronic book)
1414428588 (electronic book)
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