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Studying Poetry

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This accessible and compact guide helps readers to understand and appreciate poetry as a genre, to develop an informed and articulate response to individual poems, and to become aware of the larger concerns involved in reading poetry. The first part of the book, "Form and Meaning," deals with the formal characteristics of poetry, such as metaphor, symbol, image, meter, rhy ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published by Hodder Education Publishers (first published April 20th 2000)
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