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In this new edition of "Best Words, Best Order," Stephen Dobyns further explains the mystery of the poet's work. Through essays on memory and metaphor, pacing, and the intricacies of voice and tone, and thoughtful appreciations of Chekhov, Ritsos, Mandelstam, and Rilke, Dobyns guides readers and writers through poetry's mysterious twilight communiques. For this new second edition, Dobyns has added two new essays, one dealing with the idea of "beauty" in poetry and another dealing with the almost mystical way poets connect seemingly disparate elements in a single work.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403961471
ISBN-10: 1403961476
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 141mm x 25mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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