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The Rhythms of English Poetry

By: Derek Attridge Examines the way in which poetry in English makes use of rhythm. The author argues that there are three major influences which determine the verse-forms used in any language: the natural rhythm of the spoken language itself; the properties of rhythmic form; and the metrical...
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The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Shakespeare (1999)

English | April 1, 1999 | ISBN: 0028629051 | 400 Pages | PDF | 7.88 MB Introduces Shakespeare’s plays, sonnets, and narrative poems, and discusses major themes, characters, and dramatic techniques Download: http://longfiles.com/ratp08j9hcd3/The_Complete_Idiot’s_Guide_to_Shakespeare.pdf.html
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The Ramcharitmanas, Book 1 (2020)

English | January 5, 2020 | ISBN: 0143425870 | EPUB | 416 Pages | 1.7 MB The most popular devotional text recounting the adventures of the Hindu god Ram The Ramcharitmanas, composed by the poet-saint Tulsidas in the sixteenth century during a dynamic period of religious reform, was...
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The Ramcharitmanas, Book 2 (2020)

English | January 5, 2020 | ISBN: 0143425889 | EPUB | 416 Pages | 1.8 MB The most popular devotional text recounting the adventures of the Hindu god Ram The Ramcharitmanas, composed by the poet-saint Tulsidas in the sixteenth century during a dynamic period of religious reform, was...
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The Ramcharitmanas, Book 3 (2020)

English | January 5, 2020 | ISBN: 0143425897 | EPUB | 416 Pages | 1.9 MB The most popular devotional text recounting the adventures of the Hindu god Ram The Ramcharitmanas, composed by the poet-saint Tulsidas in the sixteenth century during a dynamic period of religious reform, was...
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Piers Plowman: A Modern Verse Translation (2014)

English | October 6, 2014 | ISBN: 0786495030 | 272 Pages | PDF | 1.34 MB William Langland’s 14th-century poem Piers Plowman, a disturbing and often humorous commentary on corruption and greed, remains meaningful today. The allegorical work revolves around the narrator’s quest to live a good life,...
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Reading the Runes in Old English and Old Norse Poetry (2017)

English | ISBN: 1472446267 | 2017 | 222 Pages | PDF | 2 MB Reading the Runes in Old English and Old Norse Poetry is the first book-length study to compare responses to runic heritage in the literature of Anglo-Saxon England and medieval Iceland. The Anglo-Saxon runic script...
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Musical Representations, Subjects, and Objects

English | 21 Dec. 2004 | ISBN: 0253344573 | 256 Pages | PDF | 2.07 MB Jairo Moreno adapts the methodologies and nomenclature of Foucault’s “archaeology of knowledge” and applies it through individual case studies to the theoretical writings of Zarlino, Descartes, Rameau, and Weber. His conclusion summarizes...
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Byron, Poetics and History

English | Jan. 27, 2003 | ISBN: 0521812410 | 270 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Jane Stabler presents this examination of Byron’s poetic form in relationship to historical debates of his time. Responding to recent studies in the Romantic period, Stabler asserts that Byron’s poetics developed in...
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Changing Subjects: Digressions in Modern American Poetr

English | July 12, 2012 | ISBN: 0199791023 | 208 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Theoretical accounts of modern American poetry often regard literary texts as the expression of a subjectivity irremediably fractured by the dividing practices of power. In Changing Subjects, Srikanth Reddy seeks to redress...
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Doubled Flowering

English | Oct. 1, 1997 | ISBN: 0937804711 | 179 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Poetry. Literary Criticism. Asian American Studies. The materials of the Japanese poet Araki Yasusada (1907-1972) were published in Grand Street, CONJUNCTIONS, Abiko Quarterly, FIRST INTENSITY, Stand and The American Poetry Review.  Download:...
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Erosion

English | May 21, 1983 | ISBN: 0691065705 | 96 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Jorie Graham is the author of twelve collections of poems. Her poetry, widely translated, has been the recipient of numerous awards, among them the Pulitzer Prize, the Forward Prize (UK), and the...
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