How does a poem mean?

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Houghton Mifflin, 1960 - American poetry - 366 pages
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User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

I have always struggled to quantify and explain what I like and don't like in a poem. This brilliant book used some of my favorite poems to reveal new layers of meaningfulness and to explain how ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lindsay - Goodreads

Has anyone else noticed that this book is filled with examples of excellent poetry that are all, with the exception of a few from Dickinson, written by men, while most of the examples of poor poetry ... Read full review

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