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Perrine's Sound and Sense: An Introduction to Poetry

Perrine's Sound and Sense: An Introduction to Poetry - 14th edition

Perrine's Sound and Sense: An Introduction to Poetry - 14th edition

ISBN13: 9781133307242

ISBN10: 1133307248

Perrine
Edition: 14TH 14
Copyright: 2014
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 2014
International: No
Perrine

ISBN13: 9781133307242

ISBN10: 1133307248

Edition: 14TH 14

Summary

There's no better way for you to learn about poetry and to understand its elements than with PERRINE'S SOUND AND SENSE: AN INTRODUCTION TO POETRY. Both a concise introduction to poetry and an anthology, this classic best-seller succinctly covers the basics of poetry with chapters on the elements of poetry (imagery, figurative language, allusion, tone, rhythm and meter, pattern, etc.), unique materials for evaluating poetry, exemplary poetry selections that you'll enjoy reading, and exercises and study questions that help you understand each selection. Every poem included in this collection is a perfect illustration of the poetic concept at hand, and every reader can benefit from the book's step-by-step examination of how a poem does what it does.