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Title Poetry for students. Volume 27 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry / Ira Mark Milne, project editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-7019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Archaic torso of Apollo - Rainer Maria Rilke -- Borges and I - Jorge Luis Borges -- Conversation with a stone - Wislawa Szymborska -- Dream song 29 - John Berryman -- Goblin market - Christina Rossetti -- Iola, Kansas - Amy Clampitt -- The man-moth - Elizabeth Bishop -- My grandmother's plot in the family cemetary - Claudia Emerson -- Ozymandias - Percy Bysshe Shelley -- Requiem - Anna Akhmatova -- A satirical elegy on the death of a late famous general - Jonathan Swift -- September 1, 1939 - W.H. Auden -- Telephone conversation - Wole Soyinka - Waterfalls in a bank - A.K. Ramanujan -- Yet we insist that life is full of happy chance - Lyn Hejinian.
Summary Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Each entry contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Original Version Original: xix, 379 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926. Archaic torso of Apollo.
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. Borges and I.
Szymborska, Wislawa. Conversation with a stone.
Berryman, John, 1914-1972. Dream song 29.
Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894. Goblin market.
Clampitt, Amy. Iola, Kansas.
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. Man-moth.
Emerson, Claudia, 1957- My grandmother's plot in the family cemetary.
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Ozymandias.
Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna, 1889-1966. Rekviem. English.
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Satirical elegy on the death of a late famous general.
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. September 1, 1939.
Soyinka, Wole. Telephone conversation.
Ramanujan, A. K., 1929-1993. Waterfalls in a bank.
Hejinian, Lyn. Yet we insist that life is full of happy chance.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Poetry, Modern -- 18th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 19th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 20th century.
Poetry, Modern -- 21st century.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414429359 (electronic book)
1414429355 (electronic book)
9780787687175
0787687170
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