The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms
ISBN: 0393321789
EAN13: 9780393321784
Language: English
Publication Date: April 17, 2001
Pages: 400
Dimensions: 1.02" H x 8.82" L x 5.59" W
Weight: 1.10 lbs.
Format: Paperback

The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms

Book Overview
Two esteemed poets collaborated on this intimate and useful anthology illuminating the history, practice, and wonder of a most elusive art. Intended for those who love poetry, including teachers, readers, writers, and students, The Making of a Poem will be valued by those who want to understand form--sonnet, ballad, villanelle, sestina--and the terms, names, and histories of various poetic forms.