Poetic Language : Theory and Practice from the Renaissance to the Present, Hardback Book

Poetic Language : Theory and Practice from the Renaissance to the Present Hardback

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In a series of 12 chapters, exemplary poems - by Walter Ralegh, William Cowper,William Wordsworth, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Wallace Stevens, Frank O'Hara,Robert Creeley, W.

S. Graham, Tom Raworth, Denise Riley and Thomas A. Clark -are read alongside theoretical discussions of poetic language.

The discussionsprovide a jargon-free account of a wide range of historical and contemporaryschools of thought about poetic language, and an organised, coherent critique ofthose schools.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
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  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9780748656172

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