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  - rampaginglibrarian - LibraryThing

We used this book for a textbook in one of my creative writing classes and i bought at least one updated version--it is an absolutely wonderful poetry introduction--with just enough theory and just enough poetry Read full review

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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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CONRAD AIKEN
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ANONYMOUS
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WHATS IT LIKE? Simile Metaphor
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