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240 Pages | 11 b/w illustrations

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823256839

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Talking the Walk and Walking the Talk

A Rhetoric of Rhythm

Marc Shell

A Fordham University Press Publication

Verbal Arts

  • This is borne out in the inventiveness, the exuberant range, and the staggering scholarship of this study of the rather astonishing historical connections between walking and poetic rhythm.
  • The book brings together two themes from Shell's earlier works--his writings on literature, and his most recent books on polio and stammering.