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An Introduction to Poetry by X. J. Kennedy

Kennedy/Gioias An Introduction to Poetry, 12e continues to inspire readers and writers with a rich collection of poems and engaging insights on reading, analyzing, and writing about poetry. This bestselling anthology includes more than 500 of the disciplines greatest poems, blending classic works and contemporary selections. Both noted poets themselves, the texts editors X.J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia write of their subject with wit and a contagious enthusiasm. Informative, accessible apparatus presents readable discussions of the literary devices, illustrated by apt works, and supported by interludes with the poets. This edition features more than 50 new poems, a new masterwork casebook on T. S. Eliots The Love Songs of J. Alfred Prufrock, extensively revised and expanded chapters on writing, and a fresh new design. New students of poetry.

Author: X. J. Kennedy

Language: English

Edition: Reprint. 4th ed.

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: Little Brown & Company

Publication Date: 1978-01-01

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ISBN: 0316488690

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