Animal Poems by John Hollander
The title of this book is Animal Poems and is written by author John Hollander. The book Animal Poems is published by Random House USA Inc. The ISBN of this book is 9780679436317 and the format is Hardback. The publisher has not provided a book description for Animal Poems by John Hollander.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780679436317
(165mm x 114mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Everyman's Library USA
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author John Hollander
Rhyme's Reason, Paperback (February 2015)
Surveys the schemes, patterns and forms of English verse, and illustrates each variation with an original and witty self-descriptive example. In this fourth edition, the authors offer a personal take on why the book has played such an important role in the education of young poets and student scholars.
Tricks of the Light, Hardback (September 2007)
Explores the often-fraught relationships between domestic animals and humans through mythological figurations, vibrant thought, and late-modern lyrics that seem to test their own boundaries.
I Speak of the City, Paperback (August 2007)» View all books by John Hollander
A collection of poems assembled about New York. Beginning with an early piece by Jacob Steendam (from when the city was called New Amsterdam) and continuing through poems written in the aftermath of 9/11, this anthology features voices from more than a dozen countries.
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Author Biography - John Hollander
JOHN HOLLANDERis the author of more than a dozen books of poetry. His first, "A Crackling of Thorns," was chosen by W. H. Auden as the 1958 volume in the Yale Series of Younger Poets. He wrote eight books of criticism, including the award-winning"Rhyme s Reason: A Guide to English Verse"and"The Work of Poetry, "and edited or coedited twenty-two collections, among them"The Oxford Anthology of English Literature, American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century, "and (with Anthony Hecht, with whom he shared the Bollingen Prize in Poetry in 1983)"Jiggery-Pokery: A Compendium of Double Dactyls." Mr. Hollander attended Columbia and Indiana Universities and was aJunior Fellow of the Society of Fellows of Harvard University. He taught at Connecticut College and Yale, and was a professor of English at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY. In 1990 he received a MacArthur Fellowship. He died in August 2013."
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