Western Wind: An Introduction to Poetry
by David Mason, John Frederick Nims
Paperback: 688 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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WESTERN WIND is an introduction to the elements of craft that make poetry sing, a superior anthology of classic and contemporary poetry, and a guide for students to poetics, writing about poetry, and critical theory. In this text, two well respected poets bring their love of the craft of poetry into a book that teaches as well as inspires. The text also includes exercises, chapter summaries, games, diagrams, illustrations, and 4-color reproductions of great works of art.
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