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Contemporary poetry in America.

Miller Williams

Contemporary poetry in America.

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 175-183.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS613 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4897093M
    ISBN 100394316258
    LC Control Number76038587

    The term "metaphysical," as applied to English and continental European poets of the seventeenth century, was used by Augustan poets John Dryden and Samuel Johnson to reprove those poets for their "unnaturalness." As Johann Wolfgang von Goethe wrote, however, "The unnatural, that too is natural," and the metaphysical poets continue to be studied and revered for their intricacy and originality.


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