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Reading eighteenth-century poetry /
Patricia Meyer Spacks.
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Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
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viii, 289 p.
ISBN
140515361X (hardcover : alk. paper), 1405153628 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9781405153614 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9781405153621 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
isbn
140515361X (hardcover : alk. paper)
1405153628 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781405153614 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781405153621 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
How to live: the moral and the social -- Matters of feeling: poetry of emotion -- The power of detail: description in verse -- High language and low: the diction of poetry -- Alexander Pope and Lady Mary Wortley Montagu -- How to live: the place of work -- Matters of feeling: forms of the personal -- Structures of energy, structures of leisure: ode and blank verse -- Old poetry, old language: imitation and fraud -- Outliers: Mary Leapor and Christopher Smart -- How to live: poetry and politics -- Matters of feeling: emotion celebrated -- Narrative and reflection -- Poetic languages: diction old and new -- Mary Robinson and William Cowper.
catalogue key
6775143
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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