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Product Description: Including those of John Crowe Ransom, Randall Jarell, Allen Tate, John Ciardi, and Robert Penn Warren, R.S. Gwynn has returned to print many of the pivotal essays written by America's most influential poet-critics in the last fifty years. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9781557284266 | Univ of Arkansas Pr, November 1, 1996, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Including those of John Crowe Ransom, Randall Jarell, Allen Tate, John Ciardi, and Robert Penn Warren, R.

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Product Description: While it is possible to find almost any type of poetry that is being written and published in the United States today, three major 'movements' of the 50s and 60s still find numerous adherents: the Academic poets of the postwar era; the Beats who influenced many during the protest era of the late 50s; and those who wrote in the mode of confessional poetry using autobiographical material with a frankness that would have been rare, or even impossible, thirty years earlier...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780810345850 | Gale Group, May 1, 1991, cover price $363.00 | About this edition: While it is possible to find almost any type of poetry that is being written and published in the United States today, three major 'movements' of the 50s and 60s still find numerous adherents: the Academic poets of the postwar era; the Beats who influenced many during the protest era of the late 50s; and those who wrote in the mode of confessional poetry using autobiographical material with a frankness that would have been rare, or even impossible, thirty years earlier.

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Product Description: The story of modern American poetry to World War II is the story of successive generations of writers increasingly gaining familiarity in and security with the American idiom, states the forward to this third and final series on American poets writing during a period of unprecedented national growth and development...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780810375970 | Gale Group, September 1, 1992, cover price $363.00 | About this edition: The story of modern American poetry to World War II is the story of successive generations of writers increasingly gaining familiarity in and security with the American idiom, states the forward to this third and final series on American poets writing during a period of unprecedented national growth and development.

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This affordably-priced collection presents masterpieces of short fiction from 52 of the greatest story writers of all time. From Sherwood Anderson to Virginia Woolf, this anthology encompasses a rich global and historical mix of the very best works of short fiction and presents them in a way students will find accessible, engaging, and relevant. The book's unique integration of biographical and critical background gives students a more intimate understanding of the works and their authors.
By Dana Gioia (editor) and R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780321363633 | Pearson P T R, October 20, 2005, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This affordably-priced collection presents masterpieces of short fiction from 52 of the greatest story writers of all time.
9789990212105, titled "Art of the Short Story" | Sourcebooks Inc, March 30, 2005, cover price $0.02
9780321337221 | Longman Pub Group, March 10, 2005, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of short stories by such authors as Sherwood Anderson, Willa Cather, F.

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9781435292222 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $27.95

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Product Description: Edited by poets about poets, Contemporary American Poetry is a chronologically organized anthology covering major poets born after 1920.
By R. S. Gwynn (editor) and April Lindner (editor)

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9780321275844 | Longman Pub Group, October 1, 2004, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Edited by poets about poets, Contemporary American Poetry is a chronologically organized anthology covering major poets born after 1920.
9780321182821 | Longman Pub Group, September 13, 2004, cover price $57.20 | About this edition: Edited by poets about poets, Contemporary American Poetry is a chronologically organized anthology covering major poets born after 1920.

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Product Description: With his trademark wit, formal dexterity, and polymorphic interest in the world, R.S. Gwynn writes of an America of malapropisms and bad taste and a literary past ripe for recycling. Whether he conjures contractors and insurance agents suffering in a satire of Dante's Inferno, fashions a sonnet taken from TV-listing reductions of Shakespeare, or pays tribute (and more satire) to the living and the dead in a moving set of elegies, his mastery of the old masters and of his art is sincere and irreverent, as he knows the masters too must have been to their readers...read more

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9781939574077 | Lightning Source Inc, May 9, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: With his trademark wit, formal dexterity, and polymorphic interest in the world, R.

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9780823049547 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, December 1, 1994, cover price $12.95

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By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780065014624 | Harpercollins College Div, December 1, 1993, cover price $28.20

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780205032167 | 5th edition (Longman Pub Group, January 24, 2011), cover price $57.20 | About this edition: A nice alternative to lengthier and more expense anthologies, Drama: A Pocket Anthology is the perfect choice for professors who want to see several books in an Introduction to Drama course.
9780205654062 | 4th edition (Longman Pub Group, October 15, 2008), cover price $44.40 | About this edition: A nice alternative to lengthier and more expense anthologies, Drama: A Pocket Anthology  is the perfect choice for professors who want to see several books in an Introduction to Drama course.
9780321277220 | 3 edition (Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2005), cover price $44.40 | About this edition: The perfect alternative to lengthy drama anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of the discipline's most widely taught plays provides a concise, but complete, introduction to the study of drama.
9789990137545, titled "Drama a Pocket Anthology" | 3 edition (Addison-Wesley, July 1, 2005), cover price $0.02
9780321091758 | 2 edition (Longman Pub Group, August 1, 2001), cover price $33.33 | About this edition: The perfect alternative to lengthy drama anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 9 most widely taught plays provides a concise but complete introduction to the study of drama.
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9780134089614 | 5th edition (Longman Pub Group, May 30, 2015), cover price $63.87

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more

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9780134038780 | 5 pck pap/ edition (Longman Pub Group, August 6, 2014), cover price $63.87 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.

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Product Description: Collection of poetry by R. S. Gwynn. A fine softcover copy. Tight binding. Clean, unmarked pages. NOT ex-library. 64pgs. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; ISBN: 0826206026. ISBN/EAN: 9780826206022. Inventory No: 015691.

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9780826206022 | Univ of Missouri Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Collection of poetry by R.

By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9789990175318 | 5th edition (Addison-Wesley, July 30, 2006), cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Book by Gwynn, R. S.

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9780823049660 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, December 1, 1994, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Gwynn, R.

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Product Description: Young Goodman Brown The masque of the red death The necklace The storm The lady with the pet dog Roman fever Paul's case The dead The horse dealer's daughter A rose for Emily A clean, well-lighted place The chrysanthemums The man who was almost a man plus much more

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9780065014617 | Harpercollins College Div, December 1, 1993, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Young Goodman Brown The masque of the red death The necklace The storm The lady with the pet dog Roman fever Paul's case The dead The horse dealer's daughter A rose for Emily A clean, well-lighted place The chrysanthemums The man who was almost a man plus much more

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Product Description: Fiction used for Literature classes college level (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By R. S. Gwynn (compiler)

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9780321011480 | 2nd edition (Longman Pub Group, September 1, 1998), cover price $22.00 | also contains The 39 Steps | About this edition: Fiction used for Literature classes college level
9780201637175 | Pck edition (Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1998), cover price $40.07

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Product Description: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction.  Chronologically organized, the anthology includes classic tales from 19th century authors like Hawthorne, Poe, Jewett, and de Maupassant; 20th century gems by Hawthorne, Irving, Poe, Cather, Hurston, Faulkner, O’Connor, and Richard Wright, among others; and admired stories from contemporary authors like Alice Walker, Jamaica Kincaid, Sherman Alexie, and Jhumpa Lahiri–reflecting a diverse range of writers and styles...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

Hardcover:

9780321275820 | 4th edition (Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2004), cover price $55.01

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9780205032136 | 7 edition (Longman Pub Group, January 12, 2011), cover price $57.20 | About this edition: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction.
9780205655137 | 6 edition (Longman Pub Group, October 15, 2008), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Brief and affordable, this chronologically organized pocket-sized anthology focuses on the stories at a cost well under that of traditional fiction anthologies.
9780321366320 | 5th edition (Longman Pub Group, July 7, 2006), cover price $41.60 | About this edition: The perfect alternative to lengthy fiction anthologies, this brief, inexpensive, and diverse collection of 42 short stories provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of fiction.
9780321244444 | 4th edition (Longman Pub Group, August 13, 2004), cover price $33.33 | About this edition: Key Benefit: The perfect alternative to lengthy fiction anthologies, this brief, inexpensive, and diverse collection of 40 short stories provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of fiction.
9789990080926 | 4th edition (Addison-Wesley, August 13, 2004), cover price $0.02
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Product Description: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction. Chronologically organized, the anthology includes classic tales from 19th century authors like Hawthorne, Poe, Jewett, and de Maupassant; 20th century gems by Hawthorne, Irving, Poe, Cather, Hurston, Faulkner, O'Connor, and Richard Wright, among others; and admired stories from contemporary authors like Alice Walker, Jamaica Kincaid, Sherman Alexie, and Jhumpa Lahiri-reflecting a diverse range of writers and styles...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780134089607 | 7 pap/psc edition (Longman Pub Group, October 16, 2014), cover price $75.20 | About this edition: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction.

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Product Description: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction. Chronologically organized, the anthology includes classic tales from 19th century authors like Hawthorne, Poe, Jewett, and de Maupassant; 20th century gems by Hawthorne, Irving, Poe, Cather, Hurston, Faulkner, O’Connor, and Richard Wright, among others; and admired stories from contemporary authors like Alice Walker, Jamaica Kincaid, Sherman Alexie, and Jhumpa Lahiri€”reflecting a diverse range of writers and styles...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780321882349 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Longman Pub Group, July 9, 2012), cover price $63.87 | About this edition: A perfect alternative to massive fiction anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of 44 short stories from the past three centuries provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the study of fiction.

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Product Description: As a part of the Penguin Academics series, Inside Literature offers students a compact and portable volume with state-of-the-art scholarship, streamlined editorial apparatus, and an affordable price. Unlike bulky, expensive alternatives that indulge in process-oriented overkill, Inside Literature is designed for instructors who prefer to offer their students general strategies for approaching texts and generating things to say about them...read more

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9780321438744 | 1 edition (Longman Pub Group, August 22, 2006), cover price $53.33 | About this edition: As a part of the Penguin Academics series, Inside Literature offers students a compact and portable volume with state-of-the-art scholarship, streamlined editorial apparatus, and an affordable price.

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Product Description: Lewis Turco, Professor Emeritus of English Writing Arts, is perhaps the most widely respected poet-scholar in the United States. He took his B.A. from the University of Connecticut in 1959 and his M.A. from the University of Iowa in 1962...read more

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9780965183598 | Cloudbank Creations Inc, April 30, 2004, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Lewis Turco, Professor Emeritus of English Writing Arts, is perhaps the most widely respected poet-scholar in the United States.

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Product Description: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable...read more
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9780321275905 | 2 edition (Longman Pub Group, August 1, 2004), cover price $20.01 | About this edition: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise but complete introduction to the study of literature, focusing almost exclusively on selections with brief discussion of writing about fiction, poetry, and drama.

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9780321942746 | 6 poc edition (Longman Pub Group, July 30, 2014), cover price $67.20 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205032198 | 5th edition (Longman Pub Group, January 19, 2011), cover price $57.20 | About this edition: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
9780205655106 | 4th edition (Longman Pub Group, December 24, 2008), cover price $51.80 | About this edition: Always a good price with quality selections, the Fourth Edition of Gwynn's Literature:  A Pocket Anthology  continues that tradition.
9780321366290 | 3 edition (Longman Pub Group, July 7, 2006), cover price $50.20 | About this edition: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
9780321244437 | 2nd edition (Longman Pub Group, August 13, 2004), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Key Benefit: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
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Product Description: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.

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9780321296528 | 2 pck edition (Longman Pub Group, November 24, 2004), cover price $44.20 | About this edition: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.

By R. S. Gwynn (editor)

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9789990817218 | Longman Pub Group, August 1, 2001, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature. New selections include: Short story authors new to this collection include award winners Tobias Wolff, Helen Simpson, and Susan Perabo, as well as the Pulitzer-prize winning Indian-American, Jhumpa Lahiri...read more

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9780321858764 | 5 pap/psc edition (Longman Pub Group, June 20, 2012), cover price $63.87 | About this edition: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.

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