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Published: 01 December 2019

168 Pages | 5 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199229116

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Poetry: A Very Short Introduction

Bernard O'Donoghue

Very Short Introductions

  • Discusses what poetry is, and what it is for, with examples from both contemporary and ancient poets
  • Examines the contemporary debates surrounding the value and universality of poetry
  • From distinguished modern poet and literary critic, Bernard O'Donoghue
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series--millions of copies sold worldwide