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Figures of thought : speculations on the meaning of poetry and other essays / Howard Nemerov.

; Poets Laureate Collection (Library of Congress)
First edition.. Boston : David R. Godine, publisher, [1978] .
ISBN 9780879232122, 0879232129

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George Washington
Gelman Special Collections
PN1031 .N44 Available
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
PN1031 .N44 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PN1042 .N46 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PN1031 .N44 Available Request
Off-Campus Shelving
PN1042 .N46 Available Request
Off-Campus Shelving - Request in Special Collections
PN1042 .N46 1978 c.2 SPC USE ONLY
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Standard Title Essays. Selections
Other Authors Poets Laureate Collection (Library of Congress)
Subjects Création littéraire.
Poésie -- Histoire et critique.
Description 198 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
Notes Special Collections copy in illustrated paper covers. Ink inscription on title page: "For Devy, -- friendship and affection. Howard (Nemerov, that is)." DGW LOCAL
Contents part 1. Thirteen ways of looking at a skylark -- Figures of thought -- About time -- Exceptions and rules -- On the resemblances between science and religion -- Poetry and meaning -- The dream of Dante -- part 2. Speculation turning to itself -- On poetry and painting, with a thought of music -- Speaking silence -- The miraculous transformations of Maurits Cornelis Escher -- The winter addresses of Kenneth Burke -- Quidnunc the poet and Mr. Gigadibs -- Thoughts on first passing the hundredth page of Finnegans wake -- part 3. What was modern poetry?: Three lectures: Image and metaphor ; Poetry and history ; What will suffice.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3816760
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WorldCat Identities Nemerov, Howard.
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