Language Poets Use
Mrs Nowottny's chief aim in this 'valuable book which could serve as a useful introduction to practical criticism' (Review of English Studies) is to inquire as to what it is that makes the language of poetry poetic. The book grows out of the leading trends today in ideas about language and the way it works but to the matters discussed Mrs Nowottny brings a keen mind of her...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published December 1st 2000 by Continuum
(first published June 1962)
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its a very dense and difficult read,not lesisurely at all but very intelleuctally stimulating,its very thought provoking and i might have to read it a few times to fully understand some of the stuff it talks about. will enhance understanding of poetry to anyone with an interest in reading or writing poetry.