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An introduction to English poetry, James Fenton

Label
An introduction to English poetry
Title
An introduction to English poetry
Statement of responsibility
James Fenton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to poetry makes use of prisoner's work songs, Broadway show tunes, and the cries of street vendors to introduce readers to the rhythms of poetry
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fenton, James
Dewey number
821.009
Index
index present
LC call number
PR502
LC item number
.F46 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English poetry
  • English language
Label
An introduction to English poetry, James Fenton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 2002 by the Penguin Group, Great Britain"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history and scope of English poetry -- Where music and poetry divide -- The training of the poet -- The sense of form -- The Iambic pentameter -- Variations in the line -- Patterns of stress -- Mysteries of the Trochee -- The genius of the Trochee -- The shorter lines -- The Iambic tetrameter -- The longer lines -- The shorter stanza -- The longer stanza -- The sonnet -- Minor forms -- Rhyme -- Syllabics -- Free verse -- Writing for the eye -- Song -- Poetic drama and opera
Control code
49719313
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780374104641
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002069723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
An introduction to English poetry, James Fenton
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 2002 by the Penguin Group, Great Britain"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history and scope of English poetry -- Where music and poetry divide -- The training of the poet -- The sense of form -- The Iambic pentameter -- Variations in the line -- Patterns of stress -- Mysteries of the Trochee -- The genius of the Trochee -- The shorter lines -- The Iambic tetrameter -- The longer lines -- The shorter stanza -- The longer stanza -- The sonnet -- Minor forms -- Rhyme -- Syllabics -- Free verse -- Writing for the eye -- Song -- Poetic drama and opera
Control code
49719313
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780374104641
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002069723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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