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Modern poets

Jim Hunter

Modern poets

by Jim Hunter

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Jim Hunter. 1.
The Physical Object
Pagination132p.,20cm
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21533955M
ISBN 100571084257

 .article-mpu-5 { display: none; } In the UK, today is National Poetry Day! Many people use the day to share their favourite poems from the canon, but here at the New Statesman, we thought we’d share our favourite great modern poems. Check out the list below! 1. The Button-Down Life 2. What Rome Is About 3. David: My Ex-Husband 4. Unnecessary .   Classic Love Poetry Books 1. Rumi: The Book of Love: Poems of Ecstasy and Longing by Rumi, translated by Coleman Banks. There is no shortage of love poetry books featuring the work of Rumi. A Persian poet in the thirteenth century, Rumi is well known for writing about all kinds of love—from the romantic to the : Amy Diegelman.

25 Of The Best Poetry Books For Teens. It’s also important to choose poetry that relates to where students are in life or what they care about. The following is a list of poetry books appreciated by young adult audiences. The following links are affiliate links.   The Penguin Modern Poets are succinct guides to the richness and diversity of contemporary poetry. Every volume brings together representative selections from the work of three poets now writing, allowing the curious reader and the seasoned lover of poetry to encounter the most exciting voices of our moment/5().

Strong words? Not if the poets are right. As Ezra Pound wrote: 'You would think anyone wanting to know about poetry would go to someone who knew something about it.' That's exactly what Bloodaxe has done with this judicious and comprehensive selection of British, Irish and American manifestos by some of modern poetry's finest practitioners. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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