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The Art of Reading Poetry

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A stand-alone essay on the art of poetry, which originally appeared in the author's anthology The Best Poems of the English Language, offers a critical introduction to poetry that discusses such topics as poetic voice, allusion and metaphor, and the nature of poetic value.
Harold Bloom gives us his critical reflections on more than a half century devoted to reading, teaching, and writing about the literary achievement he loves best, and conveys his passionate concern for how a poem should be interpreted and appreciated. Bloom presents an invaluable learning tool as a key to artistic expression.

Item details

Author(s):
Harold Bloom
Condition:
New
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0060769661
ISBN-13:
9780060769666
Number of pages:
82
Publisher:
Perennial
Title:
The Art of Reading Poetry

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A stand-alone essay on the art of poetry, which originally appeared in the author's anthology The Best Poems of the English Language, offers a critical introduction to poetry that discusses such topics as poetic voice, allusion and metaphor, and the nature of poetic value.
Harold Bloom gives us his critical reflections on more than a half century devoted to reading, teaching, and writing about the literary achievement he loves best, and conveys his passionate concern for how a poem should be interpreted and appreciated. Bloom presents an invaluable learning tool as a key to artistic expression.

Author(s):
Harold Bloom
Condition:
New
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0060769661
ISBN-13:
9780060769666
Number of pages:
82
Publisher:
Perennial
Title:
The Art of Reading Poetry

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