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Title Poetry for students. Volume 1 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Marie Rose Napierkowski and Mary K. Ruby, editors ; foreword by David Kelly.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [1998]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The charge of the light brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- The creation - James Weldon Johnson -- The destruction of Sennacherib - Lord Byron -- Do not go gentle into that good night - Dylan Thomas -- Harlem - Langston Hughes -- An Irish airman foresees his death - William Butler Yeats -- l - e.e. cummings -- The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock - T. S. Eliot -- Mirror - Sylvia Plath -- Miss Rosie - Lucille Clifton -- Musee des Beaux Arts - W. H. Auden -- My last duchess - Robert Browning -- Ode on a Grecian urn - John Keats -- The raven - Edgar Allan Poe -- The red wheelbarrow - William Carlos Williams -- The sonnet-ballad - Gwendolyn Brooks -- Sonnet 130 - William Shakespeare -- The soul selects her own society - Emily Dickinson -- Stopping by woods on a snowy evening - Robert Frost -- Swing low sweet chariot - Anonymous -- This life - Rita Dove -- Those winter Sundays - Robert Hayden.
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, 349 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892. Charge of the Light Brigade.
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938. Creation.
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824. Destruction of Sennacherib.
Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. Do not go gentle into that good night.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Harlem.
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939. Irish airman foresees his death.
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. l(a.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock.
Plath, Sylvia. Mirror.
Clifton, Lucille, 1936-2010. Miss Rosie.
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. Musee des Beaux Arts.
Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. My last duchess.
Keats, John, 1795-1821. Ode on a Grecian urn.
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Raven.
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. Red wheelbarrow.
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000. Sonnet-ballad.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Sonnet 130.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. Soul selects her own society.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Stopping by the woods on a snowy evening.
Dove, Rita. This life.
Hayden, Robert, 1913-1980. Those winter Sundays.
Swing low, sweet chariot.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Added Author Napierkowski, Marie Rose, editor.
Ruby, Mary K., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428468 (electronic book)
1414428464 (electronic book)
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