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The Resource Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy ; afterword by Richard Wilbur, (electronic resource)

Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy ; afterword by Richard Wilbur, (electronic resource)

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Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse
Title
Rhyme's reason
Title remainder
a guide to English verse
Statement of responsibility
John Hollander ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy ; afterword by Richard Wilbur
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Poet John Hollander surveys the schemes, patterns, and forms of English verse in this classic text, illustrating each variation with an original and witty self-descriptive example. In new essays for this fourth edition, J.D. McClatchy and Richard Wilbur each offer a personal take on why the book has played such an important role in the education of young poets and student scholars
  • Poet John Hollander surveys the schemes, patterns, and forms of English verse in this classic text, illustrating each variation with an original and witty self-descriptive example. In new essays for this fourth edition, J.D. McClatchy and Richard Wilbur each offer a personal take on why the book has played such an important role in the education of young poets and student scholars
Cataloging source
YDX
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Hollander, John
Dewey number
821.009
LC call number
PE1505
LC item number
.H6 2014
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  • 1945-2018
  • 1921-2017
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  • McClatchy, J. D.
  • Wilbur, Richard
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  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
Label
Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy ; afterword by Richard Wilbur, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-140) and index
Contents
  • Schemes -- Verse systems -- Accentual-syllabic verse -- Versification -- Accentual meters -- Pure syllabic verse -- Free verse -- Aberrant forms -- Ode forms -- Quantitative verse -- Classical meters and their adaptations -- Repetitive structures -- Comical schemes -- Rhetorical schemes -- Variation and mimesis -- More on rhyming -- Uncommon schemes
  • Schemes -- Verse systems -- Accentual-syllabic verse -- Versification -- Accentual meters -- Pure syllabic verse -- Free verse -- Aberrant forms -- Ode forms -- Quantitative verse -- Classical meters and their adaptations -- Repetitive structures -- Comical schemes -- Rhetorical schemes -- Variation and mimesis -- More on rhyming -- Uncommon schemes
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001377476
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition.
Isbn
9780300206296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014930842
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001377476
Label
Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander ; foreword by J.D. McClatchy ; afterword by Richard Wilbur, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-140) and index
Contents
  • Schemes -- Verse systems -- Accentual-syllabic verse -- Versification -- Accentual meters -- Pure syllabic verse -- Free verse -- Aberrant forms -- Ode forms -- Quantitative verse -- Classical meters and their adaptations -- Repetitive structures -- Comical schemes -- Rhetorical schemes -- Variation and mimesis -- More on rhyming -- Uncommon schemes
  • Schemes -- Verse systems -- Accentual-syllabic verse -- Versification -- Accentual meters -- Pure syllabic verse -- Free verse -- Aberrant forms -- Ode forms -- Quantitative verse -- Classical meters and their adaptations -- Repetitive structures -- Comical schemes -- Rhetorical schemes -- Variation and mimesis -- More on rhyming -- Uncommon schemes
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001377476
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition.
Isbn
9780300206296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014930842
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001377476

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