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The Resource Poetry, John Strachan and Richard Terry

Poetry, John Strachan and Richard Terry

Label
Poetry
Title
Poetry
Statement of responsibility
John Strachan and Richard Terry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Quickly equips you with the strategies you need to deepen your engagement with individual poems. New for this edition:. End-of-chapter exercises and follow-up research tasks New readings of modern women's poetry Section on How to Write Poetry with exercises Suggestions for further reading - both books and websites Based on their extensive teaching experience, the authors provide a lively route map through the main aspects of poetry such as sound effects, rhythm and metre, the typographic display of poems on the page and the language of poetry using practical examples throughout. Key Features. Packed full of examples, from the work of Shakespeare to Edwin Morgan and from Sylvia Plath to John Agard Detailed index of poets, works, terms, forms & concepts Full glossary of poetic terms, from acatalectic to wrenched accent, with cross-references and page references of examples Praise for the first edition:. 'Wide-ranging, provocative, and thorough, Strachan and Terry provide the student with all the tools necessary for the study of poetry. I can think of no other volume that offers the reader so much in so few pages. This is the text of choice for all students and teachers of the subject.' Duncan Wu, University of Glasgow
Member of
Cataloging source
AUW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strachan, John
Dewey number
808.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1031
LC item number
.S84 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Terry, Richard
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  • Poetry
  • Poetics
  • English language
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English language
  • Poetics
  • Poetry
Target audience
specialized
Label
Poetry, John Strachan and Richard Terry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1: The key words of poetry; 2: The shape of poetry; 3: The sound of poetry; 4: Metre and rhythm; 5: Comparisons and associations; 6: The words of poetry; 7: Writing poetry; A glossary of poetical terms; Metre exercise: answers; Further reading; Index
Control code
833386157
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748680795
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9780748688982
  • 22573/ctt1g00xbs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833386157
Label
Poetry, John Strachan and Richard Terry
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1: The key words of poetry; 2: The shape of poetry; 3: The sound of poetry; 4: Metre and rhythm; 5: Comparisons and associations; 6: The words of poetry; 7: Writing poetry; A glossary of poetical terms; Metre exercise: answers; Further reading; Index
Control code
833386157
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748680795
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9780748688982
  • 22573/ctt1g00xbs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833386157

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