Dreaming by the Book
ISBN: 0691070768
EAN13: 9780691070766
Language: English
Pages: 300
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Writers from Homer to Heaney instruct readers in the art of mental composition in this exploration of how poets and writers employ the work of imaginative creation.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Part reverie, part rhapsody, and lucid analysis throughout. --Robert Fagles, translator of Homer's Iliad I finished Dreaming by the Book feeling that fundamental aspects of the nature of consciousness had been peeled open and exposed to view. --Stephen M. Kosslyn, author of Image and Brain