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Poetry is; thoughts about the what, why, and who of poetry

Book Description
James Playsted Wood writes in his introduction: "There is one convenient thing about poetry. You cannot be wrong about what you say about it, for the simple reason that you cannot be right." Having made his disclaimer, the author proceeds to say a good deal about poetry and he says it in a highly readable, entertaining way. He covers a wide field of poetry in English, a variety of types of poetr... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages155
Publication Date/1972
The Creators
About James Playsted Wood (Author) : James Playsted Wood is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of James Playsted Wood include The life and words of John F. Kennedy, The Rain... more
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