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

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, 1999.
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 318 pages) : illustrations, photos.
Series Gale eBooks
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
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.
Subject MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Ars poetica.
Randall, Dudley, 1914-2000. 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.
Other Form: Print version: Poetry for students, Volume 5. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c1999 9780787635664
ISBN 9781414428505 (electronic book)
1414428502 (electronic book)
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