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The force of poetry, Christopher Ricks

Label
The force of poetry
Title
The force of poetry
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Ricks
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PR503
LC item number
.R55 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The force of poetry, Christopher Ricks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • William Empson: The images and the story
  • Stevie Smith: The art of sinking in poetry
  • Robert Lowell: 'The war of words'
  • Philip Larkin: 'Like something almost being said'
  • Geoffrey Hill 1: 'The tongue's atrocities'
  • Geoffrey Hill 2: At-one-ment
  • Clichés
  • Lies
  • Walter Pater, Matthew Arnold and misquotation
  • American English and the inherently transitory
  • John Gower: Metamorphosis in other words
  • Andrew Marvell: 'Its own resemblance'
  • John Milton: Sound and sense in Paradise lost
  • Samuel Johnson: Dead metaphors and 'impending death'
  • William Wordsworth 1: 'A pure organic pleasure from the lines'
  • William Wordsworth 2: 'A sinking inward into ourselves from thought to thought'
  • Thomas Lovell Beddoes: 'A dying start'
  • A.E. Housman: The nature of his poetry
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 447 p.
Isbn
9780198117223
Isbn Type
:$29.95 (U.S.)
Lccn
84004951
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Rosenberg copy is part of a collection (Collection 243). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search by title: Books from the library of Betty Rosenberg. Item is in box 14.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Dark blue cloth over boards, stamped in gilt.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10506433
  • ucoclc10506433
Label
The force of poetry, Christopher Ricks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • William Empson: The images and the story
  • Stevie Smith: The art of sinking in poetry
  • Robert Lowell: 'The war of words'
  • Philip Larkin: 'Like something almost being said'
  • Geoffrey Hill 1: 'The tongue's atrocities'
  • Geoffrey Hill 2: At-one-ment
  • Clichés
  • Lies
  • Walter Pater, Matthew Arnold and misquotation
  • American English and the inherently transitory
  • John Gower: Metamorphosis in other words
  • Andrew Marvell: 'Its own resemblance'
  • John Milton: Sound and sense in Paradise lost
  • Samuel Johnson: Dead metaphors and 'impending death'
  • William Wordsworth 1: 'A pure organic pleasure from the lines'
  • William Wordsworth 2: 'A sinking inward into ourselves from thought to thought'
  • Thomas Lovell Beddoes: 'A dying start'
  • A.E. Housman: The nature of his poetry
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 447 p.
Isbn
9780198117223
Isbn Type
:$29.95 (U.S.)
Lccn
84004951
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Rosenberg copy is part of a collection (Collection 243). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search by title: Books from the library of Betty Rosenberg. Item is in box 14.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Dark blue cloth over boards, stamped in gilt.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10506433
  • ucoclc10506433

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