Of Poetry and Poets

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University of Illinois Press, 1979 - Literary Criticism - 312 pages
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Samples of this American poet's criticism of Frost, Stevens, Pound, Auden, and Thomas, as well as Eberhart's advice on writing and teaching poetry are gathered here

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Contents

Poetry as a Creative Principle
8
Write Poetry
30
The Poet as Teacher
52
Copyright

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About the author (1979)

Born in Minnesota and educated at Dartmouth College and Cambridge (on a Rhodes Scholarship) and Harvard universities, Richard Eberhart has served as consultant in poetry at the Library of Congress (1959-66), and has won the Bollingen Prize (1962) and the Pulitzer Prize (1966). He is a member of the National Institute of Arts and Letters.

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