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Dear editor : a history of Poetry in letters : the first fifty years, 1912-1962 / edited and compiled by Joseph Parisi and Stephen Young ; introductions and commentary by Joseph Parisi ; foreword by Billy Collins.

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Dear editor : a history of Poetry in letters : the first fifty years, 1912-1962 / edited and compiled by Joseph Parisi and Stephen Young ; introductions and commentary by Joseph Parisi ; foreword by Billy Collins.
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New York : W.W. Norton, c2002.

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xix, 473 p. : ill.; 25 cm.
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Note
  • Includes index.
Contents
Foreword / Billy Collins -- Ch. I. Beginning Again -- Ch. II. The View from Cass Street -- Ch. III. The View from Church Walk -- Ch. IV. The Editor and the Impresario at Odds -- Ch. V. Recognition and Romance -- Ch. VI. American Modernism: William Carlos Williams, Wallace Stevens, Marianne Moore, and Others -- Ch. VII. Amy Lowell, Ezra Pound, and "Amygisme" -- Ch. VIII. Poetry on the Ascendant, Pound in Decline -- Ch. IX. Departures, 1916-1919 -- Ch. X. World War I and the Aftermath -- Ch. XI. Another New Generation, 1918-1922 -- Ch. XII. The Twenties -- Ch. XIII. The Depression Years, 1930-1936 -- Ch. XIV. Passing the Torch, 1936-1941 -- Ch. XV. World War II -- Ch. XVI. Period of Adjustments, 1944-1949 -- Ch. XVII. Karl Shapiro: 1950-1955 -- Ch. XVIII. Henry Rago: The Early Years, 1955-1962.
ISBN
0393050920 (hardcover)
LCCN
2002010991
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries