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Poetry: A Pocket Anthology
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Longman Pub Group
Publication date June 2, 2006
Pages 482
Binding Paperback
Edition 5th
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780321366313
ISBN-10 032136631X
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.24 lbs.
Original list price $43.00
Summaries and Reviews
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This brief, inexpensive, and portable anthology features more than 250 poems, presenting a diverse body of work ranging from William Shakespeare and John Donne to Cathy Song and Sherman Alexie. Chronologically organized within each genre, the diverse selection of poems covers the full scope of the poetic tradition from popular ballads to works by poets born in the 60s and 70s. An “Introduction to Poetry” offers instruction for reading and analyzing poetry, defining key terms in the context of the discussion.  Biographical headnotes highlight common themes and ideas in the author’s body of work.   Individuals who want a brief overview of the study of poetry.



Editions
Hardcover
4th edition from Longman Pub Group (July 1, 2004)
9780321275929 | details & prices | List price $55.01
Paperback
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7 edition from Longman Pub Group (October 16, 2014)
9780134053301 | details & prices | 435 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $67.20
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7 edition from Longman Pub Group (January 26, 2011)
9780205101986 | details & prices | 435 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.80 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $57.20
About: A perfect alternative to massive poetry anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of over 250 poems provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of poetry.
7 edition from Prentice Hall (January 1, 2011)
9780558752118 | details & prices | 480 pages | List price $40.00
About: A perfect alternative to massive poetry anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of over 250 poems provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of poetry.
6 edition from Longman Pub Group (October 27, 2008)
9780205655151 | details & prices | 455 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $41.20
About: Brief and affordable, this pocket-sized anthology focus on the poems at a cost well under that of traditional anthologies.
5th edition from Longman Pub Group (July 30, 2006)
9780321366214 | details & prices | 480 pages | List price $93.80
5th edition from Addison-Wesley (July 30, 2006)
9789990226249 | details & prices | List price $0.02
5th edition from Addison-Wesley (June 30, 2006)
9789990214017 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $0.02
The price comparison is for this edition
5th edition from Longman Pub Group (June 2, 2006)
9780321366313 | details & prices | 482 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.24 lbs | List price $43.00
About: This brief, inexpensive, and portable anthology features more than 250 poems, presenting a diverse body of work ranging from William Shakespeare and John Donne to Cathy Song and Sherman Alexie.
4th edition from Longman Pub Group (August 1, 2004)
9780321244963 | details & prices | 485 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $33.33
About: Key Benefit: This brief, inexpensive, and portable anthology of poetry features more than 250 poems and presents a diverse body of work ranging from William Shakespeare and John Milton to Rita Dove and Adrienne Rich.
4th edition from Addison-Wesley (August 1, 2004)
9789990058765 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $0.02
3rd edition from Longman Pub Group (July 25, 2001)
9780321087201 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $28.20
About: This brief, affordable poetry collection features over 250 poems, and presents a diverse body of work ranging from William Shakespeare and John Milton to Rita Dove and Adrienne Rich.
3 edition from Allyn & Bacon (July 1, 2001)
9789990817423 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $0.02

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