Poetic meter and poetic form

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Random House, 1965 - Literary Criticism - 208 pages
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Review: Poetic Meter and Poetic Form

User Review  - Stephanie Roberts - Goodreads

During the course of a recent poetry workshop, I read a recommendation, for this book, that called it the best guide on metered verse and poetic form, of its kind. Previous to starting this book, I'd ... Read full review

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Insightful and fair. I am a form hawk, and unsympathetic to the pretentious of free verse. Fussell manages to argue convincingly for form's indispensability without giving in to acrimony. He is able ... Read full review

Contents

The Nature of Meter
3
The Technique of Scansion
20
Metrical Variations
36
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