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Verse : An Introduction to Prosody, Paperback / softback Book

Verse : An Introduction to Prosody Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Verse is a seminal introduction to prosody for any student learning to read or write poetry, from secondary to graduate school. Discusses iambic pentameter and other kinds of metrical verse, scansion, rhythm and rhyme, free verse, song, and advanced topics such as poetic meter, linguistic approaches to verse, and the computer scansion of metrical poetryWritten in a clear, engaging style by a poet and teacher with more than 30 years of experience teaching the subjectSupplemented by a user-friendly website with student exercises and additional resources


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