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Title Poetry for students. Volume 6 [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, c1999.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Beware: do not read this poem - Ishmael Reed -- Brazil, January 1, 1502 - Elizabeth Bishop -- Come with me - Robert Bly -- Cool tombs - Carl Sandburg -- A far cry from Africa - Derek Walcott -- The heaven of animals - James Dickey -- Helen - H. D. -- Lord Randal - Anonymous -- "More light! More light!" - Anthony Hecht -- Onomatopoeia - Eve Merriam -- Piano - D. H. Lawrence -- The Quaker graveyard in Nantucket - Robert Lowell -- Queen-Ann's-lace - William Carlos Williams -- Theme for English B - Langston Hughes -- There's a certain slant of light - Emily Dickinson -- To my dear and loving husband - Anne Bradstreet -- We real cool - Gwendolyn Brooks -- The wood-pile - Robert Frost.
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, 296 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Reed, Ishmael, 1938- Beware do not read this poem.
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. Brazil, January 1, 1502.
Bly, Robert. Come with me.
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. Cool tombs.
Walcott, Derek. Far cry from Africa.
Dickey, James. Heaven of animals.
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961. Helen.
Hecht, Anthony, 1923-2004. More light! More light!
Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992. Onomatopoeia.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. Piano.
Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977. Quaker graveyard in Nantucket.
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. Queen-Ann's-lace.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Theme for English B.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. There's a certain slant of light.
Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672. To my dear and loving husband.
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000. We real cool.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Wood-pile.
Lord Randal.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Ruby, Mary K., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428512 (electronic book)
1414428510 (electronic book)
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