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The Oxford book of American poetry

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Oxford University Press , New York
American p
Other titlesOxford book of American verse.
Statement[edited by] David Lehman.
ContributionsLehman, David, 1948-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS583 .O82 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3419965M
ISBN 10019516251X
ISBN 139780195162516
LC Control Number2005036590

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It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than poets-almost three times as many as the edition. With a succinctand often witty head note introducing each author, it is certain to become the definitive anthology of 4/5(1).

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It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than poets-almost three times as many as the edition. The Oxford Book of American Poetry Chosen and Edited by DAVID LEHMAN Associate Editor JOHN BREHM OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS Contents INTRODUCTION vii ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xxiii ANNE BRADSTREET (C.

) The Prologue 1 from Contemplations (When I behold the heavens as in their prime) 2. Many more women and African-American poets are represented, and unexpected figures such as the musicians Bob Dylan, Patti Smith and Robert Johnson have a placeFrom publisher description Rev.

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It features the work of more than poets, almost three times as many as. Table of contents for The Oxford book of American poetry / [edited by] David Lehman. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher.

Contents may have variations from the printed book or be. Starting with anonymous Native American verses and a selection from the New England Primer, "Alphabet," this book spans two centuries of American children's poetry.

Immediately recognizable names, including Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, and T. Eliot are joined by talented contemporary poets like Gwendolyn Brooks, Sandra /5(3).

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American children's poetry began with Native American cradle songs, moved on to a rhymed alphabet, blossomed in the 19th century with "A Visit from St. Nicholas," expanded widely in the 20th century, and continues with vigor into the new millennium.

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