Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Lucid, entertaining and full of insight, How To Read A Poem is designed to banish the intimidation that too often attends the subject of poetry, and in doing so to bring it into the personal possession of the students and the general reader. * Offers a detailed examination of poetic form and its relation to content. * Takes a wide range of poems from the Renaissance to the present day and submits them to brilliantly illuminating closes analysis. * Discusses the work of major poets, including John Milton, Alexander Pope, John Keats, Christina Rossetti, Emily Dickinson, W.B. Yeats, Robert Frost, W.H.Auden, Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon, and many more. * Includes a helpful glossary of poetic terms.

Buy How to Read a Poem book by Terry Eagleton from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781405151405
ISBN-10: 1405151404
Format: Hardback
(258mm x 188mm x 20mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Sep-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about How to Read a Poem book by Terry Eagleton and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Terry Eagleton

Terry Eagleton is John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature at the University of Manchester. His recent publications include The English Novel (2004), Sweet Violence: The Idea of the Tragic (2003), The Idea of Culture (2000), Scholars and Rebels in Nineteenth-Century Ireland (1999), Literary Theory: An Introduction (Second Edition, 1996) and The Illusions of Postmodernism (1996), all published by Blackwell Publishing.

Books By Author Terry Eagleton

Materialism by Terry Eagleton

Materialism

Hardback, January 2017
$31.49
Culture by Terry Eagleton

Culture

Hardback, May 2016
$31.91
Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare by Terry Eagleton

Eight Tragedies of Shakespeare

Paperback, February 2016
$44.99
Hope Without Optimism by Terry Eagleton

Hope Without Optimism

Hardback, October 2015
$35.99