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100 essential modern poems

Title
100 essential modern poems / selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi.
Publication
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, [2005], ©2005.

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Additional Authors
Parisi, Joseph, 1944-
Description
xiv, 305 pages; 23 cm
Alternative Title
One hundred essential modern poems
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Note
  • Includes indexes.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The second coming / William Butler Yeats -- Leda and the swan / William Butler Yeats -- Sailing to Byzantium / William Butler Yeats -- Miniver Cheevy / Edwin Arlington Robinson -- Mending wall / Robert Frost -- The road not taken / Robert Frost -- Stopping by woods on a snowy evening / Robert Frost -- Chicago / Carl Sandburg -- The emperor of ice-cream / Wallace Stevens -- Sunday morning / Wallace Stevens -- Anecdote of the jar / Wallace Stevens -- The red wheelbarrow / William Carlos Williams -- Spring and all / William Carlos Williams -- The river-merchant's wife : a letter / Ezra Pound -- The study in aesthetics / Ezra Pound -- Helen / Hilda Doolittle -- Hurt Hawks / Robinson Jeffers -- The fish / Marianne Moore -- The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock / T. S. Eliot -- The soldier / Rupert Brooke -- From counter-attack : the general / Siegfried Sassoon -- From counter-attack : base details / Siegfried Sasson -- Break of day in the trenches / Isaac Rosenberg -- Dulce et Decorum Est / Wilfred Owen -- Recuerdo / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- Resume / Dorothy Parker -- [Anyone lived in a pretty how town] / E. E. Cummings -- The Persian version / Robert Graves -- From the bridge : Proem : to Brooklyn Bridge / Hart Crane -- The weary blues / Langston Hughes -- Columbus / Ogden Nash -- Not waving but drowning / Stevie Smith -- From the great hunger : I / Patrick Kavanagh -- Bearded Oaks / Robert Penn Warren -- Lullaby / W. H. Auden -- From twelve songs : IX. [stop all the clocks] / W. H. Auden -- Musee des Beaux Arts / W. H. Auden -- Bagpipe music / Louis MacNeice -- My papa's waltz / Theodore Roethke -- Manners / Elizabeth Bishop -- One art / Elizabeth Bishop -- The alphabet / Karl Shapiro -- From the dream songs : 1, 14, 76 : Henry's confession, 143 / John Berryman -- 324 : an elegy for W.C.W., the lovely man, 382 / John Berryman -- The death of the ball turret gunner / Randall Jarrell -- Fern Hill / Dylan Thomas -- Do not go gentle into that good night / Dylan Thomas -- How to regain your soul / William Stafford -- We real cool / Gwendolyn Brooks -- For the union dead / Robert Lowell -- The illiterate / William Meredith -- The war in the air / Howard Nemerov -- Love call us to the things of this world / Richard Wilbur -- Church going / Philip Larkin -- Aubade / Philip Larkin -- The hospital window / James Dickey -- "More light! More light!" / Anthony Hecht -- Tenebrae / Denise Levertov -- Men at forty / Donald Justice -- To my twenties / Kenneth Koch -- Gravelly run / A. R. Ammons -- The city limits / A. R. Ammons -- Their bodies / David Wagoner -- From Howl : I / Allen Ginsberg -- The broken home / James Merrill -- The day lady died / Frank O'Hara -- Why I am not a painter / Frank O'Hara -- April inventory / W. D. Snodgrass -- And Ut Pictura Poesis is her name / John Ashbery -- My erotic double / John Ashbery -- After making love we hear footsteps / Galway Kinnell -- Losing a language / W. S. Merwin -- For a coming extinction / W. S. Merwin -- Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio / James Wright -- You can have it / Philip Levine -- Wanting to die / Anne Sexton -- The missing / Thom Gunn -- Planetarium / Adrienne Rich -- Hawk Roosting / Ted Hughes -- Relic / Ted Hughes -- Blues / Derek Walcott -- September song / Geoffrey Hill -- Lady Lazarus / Sylvia Plath -- After minor surgery / Linda Pastan -- Where are the waters of childhood? / Mark Strand -- Homage to Paul Cezanne / Charles Wright -- Morning poem / Mary Oliver -- Alzheimer's : the wife / C. K. Williams -- Prodigy / Charles Simic -- Punishment / Seamus Heaney -- Clearances / Seamus Heaney -- Two lorries / Seamus Heaney -- After making love / Stephen Dunn -- Forgetfulness / Billy Collins -- Dire cure / William Matthews -- Young mothers I / Sharon Olds -- That the science of cartography is limited / Eavan Boland -- Patience / Kay Ryan -- Facing it / Yusef Komunyakaa -- Having it out with melancholy / Jane Kenyon -- They that wash on Thursday / Paul Muldoon -- Parsley / Rita Dove.
ISBN
1566636124 (cloth : acid-free paper)
LCCN
2005009897
OCLC
  • ocm59002770
  • SCSB-5213155
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries