Understanding poetry

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Cleanth Brooks, Robert Penn Warren
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960 - American poetry - 584 pages
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User Review  - Dara Salley - Goodreads

I decided to read this book because I generally claim to dislike poetry. I had a sneaking suspicion that my dislike of poetry was due more to a deficiency in myself rather than a deficiency in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peggy Bonnington - Goodreads

Goodreads doesn't have my book, but this is the closest version. Mine is the THIRD rather than the FOURTH Edition, and both Cleanth Brooks and Robert Penn Warren are acknowledged as editors / compilers. Perhaps Warren was not around by the time Brooks did the 4th Edition on his own. Read full review

Contents

Asterisks indicate poems that are analyzed
1
A Psalm of Life HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW
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Narrative Poems
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Copyright

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