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Title Poetry for students. Volume 12 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Jennifer Smith and Elizabeth Thomason, editors ; foreword by David Kelly.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2001.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Anorexic - Eavan Boland -- An Arundel tomb - Philip Larkin -- The base stealer - Robert Francis -- The Czar's last Christmas letter. A barn in the Urals - Norman Dubie -- Filling station - Elizabeth Bishop -- For Jean Vincent D'abbadie, Baron St.-Castin - Alden Nowlan -- A grafted tongue - John Montague -- Having a Coke with you - Frank O'Hara -- Hope is a tattered flag - Carl Sandburg -- The lamb - William Blake -- maggie and milly and molly and may - e. e. cummings -- My mother pieced quilts - Teresa Palomo Acosta -- On freedom's ground - Richard Wilbur -- The rape of the lock - Alexander Pope -- A tall man executes a jig - Irving Layton -- Wilderness gothic - Al Purdy.
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, 298 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Boland, Eavan. Anorexic.
Larkin, Philip. Arundel tomb.
Francis, Robert, 1901-1987. Base stealer.
Dubie, Norman, 1945- Czar's last Christmas letter.
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. Filling station.
Nowlan, Alden. For Jean Vincent D'abbadie, Baron St.-Castin.
Montague, John. Grafted tongue.
O'Hara, Frank, 1926-1966. Having a Coke with you.
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. Hope is a tattered flag.
Blake, William, 1757-1827. Lamb.
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Maggie and milly and molly and may.
Acosta, Teresa Palomo. My mother pieced quilts.
Wilbur, Richard, 1921- On freedom's ground.
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Rape of the lock.
Layton, Irving, 1912-2006. Tall man executes a jig.
Purdy, Al, 1918-2000. Wilderness gothic.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Smith, Jennifer, editor.
Thomason, Elizabeth, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428574 (electronic book)
141442857X (electronic book)
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