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Figures of thought: Speculations on the meaning of poetry & other essays

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Unknown Binding, 198 pages
Published April 1st 1978 by D. R. Godine (first published 1978)
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Gerry LaFemina
Feb 28, 2012 Gerry LaFemina rated it really liked it
Nemerov is not a poet who has engaged me much, but his essays were quite good, a bit dense at times, but his take on Modernism in the final three essays is thought provoking. I've dog-eared a bunch of pages, always a sign of a good book of essays on prosody.
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