The Discovery of Poetry

The Discovery of Poetry

A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

Book - 2001
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The author of Under the Tuscan Sun shares her passion for poetry in a handbook that takes readers inside the art of reading and writing poems, discussing basic terminology and writing techniques that range from texture and sound to rhyme and repetition, and accompanied by a selection of poems that demonstrate the art of poetry.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, 2001
Edition: 1st Harvest ed
ISBN: 9780156007627
Branch Call Number: 808.1 M4532d 2001
Characteristics: xviii, 494 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Collins, Billy
Gerstler, Amy
Phillips, Frances 1951-
Dickey, James
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953
Bishop, Elizabeth 1911-1979
Walcott, Derek
Wright, Jay 1935-
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965
Stevens, Wallace 1879-1955
Cowper, William 1731-1800
Clare, John 1793-1864
Barks, Coleman
Duncan, Robert Edward 1919-1988
Keats, John 1795-1821
Mayes, Edward Kleinschmidt 1951-
Goedicke, Patricia
Dubie, Norman 1945-
Larkin, Philip
Herrick, Robert 1591-1674
Lee, Li-Young 1957-
Rios, Alberto
Jonson, Ben 1573?-1637
Smart, Christopher 1722-1771
Ellis, Thomas Sayers
Garcia Lorca, Federico 1898-1936
Andrade, Carlos Drummond de 1902-1987
Zagajewski, Adam
Stern, Gerald 1925-
Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1792-1822
Browning, Robert 1812-1889
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth 1807-1882
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor 1772-1834
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973
Graham, Jorie 1951-
Williams, C. K. (Charles Kenneth), 1936-
Meinke, Peter
Krysl, Marilyn 1942-
Prince, F. T. (Frank Templeton), 1912-2003
Arnold, Matthew 1822-1888
Rukeyser, Muriel 1913-1980
Forche, Carolyn
Plath, Sylvia
Wright, C. D. 1949-
Miller, Jane 1949-
Oliver, Mary 1935-
Gander, Forrest 1956-
Kincaid, Jamaica
Wordsworth, William 1770-1850
Milosz, Czeslaw
Spenser, Edmund 1552?-1599
Carew, Thomas 1595?-1639?
Neruda, Pablo 1904-1973
Langland, Joseph
Ozog, Jan Boleslaw 1913-
Donne, John 1572-1631
Brooks, Gwendolyn 1917-2000
Breton, Andre 1896-1966
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939
Hughes, Langston 1902-1967
Howes, Barbara
Alegría, Fernando 1918-2005
Hugo, Richard 1923-1982
Blake, William 1757-1827
Campion, Thomas 1567-1620
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962
Dickinson, Emily 1830-1886
Francis, Robert 1901-1987
Frost, Robert 1874-1963
Hopkins, Gerard Manley 1844-1889
Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-
Mueller, Lisel
O'Hara, Frank 1926-1966
Roethke, Theodore 1908-1963
Shakespeare, William 1564-1616
Swenson, May
Williams, William Carlos 1883-1963
Wright, James Arlington 1927-1980


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