Western wind: an introduction to poetry

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John Frederick Nims
McGraw-Hill, 1992 - Literary Criticism - 634 pages
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User Review  - zinkel101 - LibraryThing

A very good introduction to poetry; a mix of methods and examples by masters fo the art. A good read in itself, unlike poetry encyclopedias. A good resource for writers too. Read full review

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I checked out every book on poetry I could before buying this one. Western Wind is far superior to any others I saw--reading it is a joy instead of a chore. This book has made me see the wonder and ... Read full review

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