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A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass

Label
A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry
Title
A little book on form
Title remainder
an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hass
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"...Hass investigates the ancient roots of the poetic impulse, taking a wide-ranging look at the most intense experiences of human thought and feeling in language" -- Book jacket
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hass, Robert
Dewey number
809.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1059.A9
LC item number
H37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Creative writing
  • Poetry
  • Literary form
  • Creative ability
Target audience
adult
Label
A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sonnet
  • Reading the sonnet
  • Victorian medievalism: sestina and villanelle
  • A
  • note on genre
  • Ode
  • Reading the ode
  • Elegy
  • Reading the elegy
  • Satire
  • Introduction
  • Georgic
  • Variable stanzas and organic form
  • Difficult forms
  • Collage, abstraction, Oulipo, and procedural poetics
  • Mixed forms
  • Prose poem
  • A
  • note on stress
  • How to scan a poem
  • How free verse works
  • One
  • Acknowledgments
  • Credits
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • A
  • note on numbers
  • Blank verse
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 446 pages
Isbn
9780062332424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn865063547
  • (OCoLC)865063547
  • 948381
Label
A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sonnet
  • Reading the sonnet
  • Victorian medievalism: sestina and villanelle
  • A
  • note on genre
  • Ode
  • Reading the ode
  • Elegy
  • Reading the elegy
  • Satire
  • Introduction
  • Georgic
  • Variable stanzas and organic form
  • Difficult forms
  • Collage, abstraction, Oulipo, and procedural poetics
  • Mixed forms
  • Prose poem
  • A
  • note on stress
  • How to scan a poem
  • How free verse works
  • One
  • Acknowledgments
  • Credits
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • A
  • note on numbers
  • Blank verse
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 446 pages
Isbn
9780062332424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn865063547
  • (OCoLC)865063547
  • 948381

Library Locations

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