Metaphor: the logic of poetry : a handbook
In this revised edition of The Logic of Poetry: A Handbook of Metaphor, originally published in 1974, the authors explicate selected poems by analyzing their uses of metaphor and metaphoric device.
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abstract Antiworlds associated beauty become Belinda bird blackbird Camelot central metaphoric relationship central metaphoric subject compared comparison connotations Consider context contrast Copyright darkness death Donne doth dreams E.E. Cummings effect example experience Exploring the Metaphors eyes feel flower Gwendolyn Brooks hair heart human iambic pentameter idea identified implications insight ironic irony James Merrill juxtaposed juxtaposition kind Lady of Shalott last line levels of meaning light Lock logic look lovers luve metaphoric language meter metric feet mind mistress moon narrator night Notes The poem Notice Nymph obviously Ode on Melancholy paradox piece poem poem's poet poet's poetic poetry relate Reprinted by permission Richard Wilbur road rose Sec Chapter sense shadow slant rhymes snow soul speaker stanza stars statement Stevens suggest Sylphs symbol tears Technical Notes thee things thou thro tone trees truth unlike factor unstated Wallace Stevens wind word