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The Oxford Book of Short Poems

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsP. J. Kavanagh (Editor), James Michie (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7383333M
ISBN 100192804103
ISBN 109780192804105

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The short poem is often overlooked in verse collections, where poets tend to be represented by their longer, more sustained work. Defining "short" as any poem of under fourteen lines, P. Kavanagh and James Michie have chosen those poems, which they consider to be the best in the English language, from medieval times to the present : The Oxford Book of Short Poems Edited by P.

Kavanagh and James Michie. Extends from Chaucer to Philip Larkin, from Shakespeare to Emily Bronte, from Blake to Edith Sitwell, and from Yeats to Emily Dickinson; Represents the short poem from the thirteenth to the twentieth century; Selected carefully by the editors, who are themselves respected.

Memorable, witty, bawdy, profound--the short poem observes no limits except those of length. The verses collected in this new Oxford anthology vary greatly in theme, style, and tone, but in each case, brevity reveals the poets at their best, both as individual artists and as exemplars of their times.

The short poem is often overlooked in verse collections, where poets tend to be represented by. Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark: A Poem for Everyone, A Year Full of Poems, The Dragon Book of Verse, One Hundred Years of Poetry for Children, The Oxford Treasury of Children's Poems, The Oxford Treasury of Time Poems, The Oxford Treasury of World Stories, The Oxford Treasury of Classic Poems, The Oxford Book of Christmas Poems, The Young Oxford Book of Christmas Poems Michael.

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Second Edition. edited by A. Byatt Oxford Books of Prose & Verse. Edited by prize-winning novelist, essayist, broadcaster, and reviewer A.

Byatt; The 37 short stories featured range from Dickens, Trollope, and Hardy to. The "Oxford Book of Poetry for Children" is a big transition from nursery rhymes for young kids to short poems of fantasy, suspense, and nature. The book of poetry contains creative and unique pictures that really catch the readers eye/5.

Tom Lovatt-Williams, ‘Oxford’. ‘I see the coloured lilacs flame / In many an ancient Oxford lane ’ This poem by the little-known poet and nature writer Tom Lovatt-Williams () is not available online, but became hugely popular when it was included in the BBC radio series Poetry Please.

It was then included in the anthology based on the series, Poetry Please. Popular Poems. The Oxford Book of English Short Stories, edited by A. Byatt, herself the author of several collections of short stories, is the first anthology to specifically take the English short story as its theme.

The 37 stories featured here are selected from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, ranging from Dickens, Trollope, and Hardy to J. G 4/5(39). Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark are the co-editors of several Oxford anthologies, including A Year Full of Poems, The Dragon Book of Verse, One Hundred Years of Poetry for Children, and The Oxford Treasury of Time Poems/5(4).

Other books for Oxford include Splinters: A Book of Very Short Poems and, as co-editor, The Oxford Treasry of Children's Poems. Christopher Stuart-Clark is a principal of a school in Hong Kong. He has collaborated with Michael Harrison on other poetry anthologies, including Peace and War and The Oxford Book of Christmas Poems.

Other books for Oxford include Splinters: A Book of Very Short Poems and, as co-editor, The Oxford Treasry of Children's Poems. Christopher Stuart-Clark is a principal of a school in Hong Kong.

He has collaborated with Michael Harrison on other poetry anthologies, including Peace and War and The Oxford Book of Christmas Poems/5(17). The Oxford University Press published a long series of poetry anthologies, dealing in particular with British poetry but not restricted to it, after the success of the Oxford Book of English Verse ().

The Oxford poetry anthologies ('Oxford Books') are traditionally seen as 'establishment' in attitude, and routinely therefore are subjects of discussion and contention. Poems William Wordsworth – ‘Residence at Cambridge’ () William Wordsworth is now best known as a poet of the Lake District, where he wandered lonely as a cloud etc., but in he began studying at St John’s College, Cambridge.

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They can range from subjects as diverse as a child's first words, a woman's feet, or human : Oxford University Press, USA. Get this from a library. The Oxford book of short poems. [P J Kavanagh; James Michie;] -- Contains poems not longer than thirteen lines and written since the thirteenth century.

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Source: Poetry Massachusetts, and studied at Stanford University. “If someone is alone reading my poems, I hope it would be like reading someone’s notebook. A record. Of a place, Read Full Biography. More About this Poet. Region. The Oxford book of short poems by Kavanagh, P.

(Patrick Joseph), ; Michie, James, Publication date Topics English poetry, Poetry in English to Anthologies Publisher Oxford: Oxford University Press Collection inlibrary; printdisabled Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China.

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THE OXFORD BOOK OF American Short Stories Introduction FAMILIAR names, unfamiliar titles: this, in part, was my initial inspiration in assembling The Oxford Book of American Short Stories. Here is the eagerly awaited new edition of The Oxford Book of American Poetry brought completely up to date and dramatically expanded by poet David Lehman.

It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than poets-almost three times as many as the edition. The New Oxford Book of War Poetry was originally published in but it has been updated to include poetry from the last thirty years, while Kendall restricts his anthology to ‘poetry related to the War by poets from Britain and Ireland who lived through part or all of it’ (p.

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The poems are written by those wellknown for their work for children like Ogden Nash, Elizabeth Coatsworth, Walter de la Mare, Jane Yolen and Carl Sandburg. The Oxford Book of English Verse – Chosen and Edited by A. T. Quiller-Couch From Arthur Quiller-Couch’s Introduction to this extensive collection: “For this Anthology I have tried to range over the whole field of English Verse.

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