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Published: 26 September 2019

168 Pages | 5 black and white images


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 - over nine million copies sold worldwide