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concise encyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry

Spender, Stephen

concise encyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry

by Spender, Stephen

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
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  • English poetry -- Dictionaries.,
  • American poetry -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEncyclopedia of English and American poets and poetry.
    Statementedited by Stephen Spender and Donald Hall.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsHall, Donald, 1928- joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR19 .S6 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination415 p.
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5980120M
    ISBN 100090988108
    LC Control Number66008530
    OCLC/WorldCa259392

    ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AMERICAN Poetry: The Nineteenth Century by Eric L. Haralson. - $ With contributions from over scholars, the Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Centry provides essays on the careers, works, and backgrounds of more than nineteenth-century poets. It also provides entries on specialized categories of twentieth-century verse such as hymns, folk ballads. of America (–), managing editor of The Mark Twain Annual (since ), and editor of the Mark Twain Circular (–), and is a major contributor to The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Poets and Poetry (Greenwood Press, ) and American History .

    Read "Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century" by available from Rakuten Kobo. The Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century contains over . A.R. Ammons, Ommateum with Doxology, his first book; W. H. Auden, The Shield of Achilles, a book of 28 pastoral and devotional poems (his poem of the same name was first published in ); among eight books of poetry included in "A List of Outstanding Books of the Year" in The New York Times Book Review.; Elizabeth Bishop, Poems: North & South — A Cold Spring, (Houghton Mifflin); among.

    The New American Poetry The New American Poetry , a poetry anthology edited by Donald Allen, and published in , aimed to pick out the "third generation" of American modernist poets. In the longer term it attained a classic status, with critical approval and continuing sales. It was reprinted in Poets represented. A prize of $3, and publication by American Poetry Review is given annually for a first poetry collection. The winning book is distributed by Copper Canyon Press through Consortium. Li-Young Lee will judge. Submit a manuscript of at least 48 pages with a $25 entry fee by October Visit the website for complete guidelines.


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The Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century contains over entries that treat a broad range of individual poets and poems, along with many articles devoted to topics, schools, or periods of American verse in the century. Entries fall into three main categories: poet entries, which provide biographical and cultural contexts for the author's career; entries on.