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Perrine's Sound and Sense : An Introduction to Poetry,9780155030282

Perrine's Sound and Sense : An Introduction to Poetry

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Table of Contents

Preface v
Part 1 The Elements of Poetry 1(268)
What Is Poetry?
3(17)
The Eagle
5(1)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
Winter
6(1)
William Shakespeare
Dulce et Decorum Est
7(3)
Wilfred Owen
Spring
10(1)
William Shakespeare
The Whipping
11(1)
Robert Hayden
The Computation
12(1)
John Donne
Hawk Roosting
13(1)
Ted Hughes
Ballad of Birmingham
14(1)
Dudley Randall
The Red Wheelbarrow
15(1)
William Carlos Williams
The Pasture
15(1)
Robert Frost
Terence, this is stupid stuff
16(2)
A. E. Housman
Ars Poetica
18(2)
Archibald MacLeish
Reading the Poem
20(17)
The Man He Killed
22(1)
Thomas Hardy
A Study of Reading Habits
23(4)
Philip Larkin
Is my team plowing
27(3)
A. E. Housman
General Exercises for Analysis and Evaluation
29(1)
Break of Day
30(1)
John Donne
There's been a death in the opposite house
30(1)
Emily Dickinson
When in Rome
31(1)
Mari Evans
The River-Merchant's Wife: A Letter
32(1)
Ezra Pound
The Mill
33(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Mirror
34(1)
Sylvia Plath
The Subalterns
35(2)
Thomas Hardy
Exercise
36(1)
Denotation and Connotation
37(12)
There is no frigate like a book
37(2)
Emily Dickinson
When my love swears that she is made of truth
39(1)
William Shakespeare
Pathedy of Manners
40(3)
Ellen Kay
Exercises
43(1)
Naming of Parts
43(1)
Henry Reed
Cross
44(1)
Langston Hughes
The world is too much with us
45(1)
William Wordsworth
Eldorado
46(1)
Edgar Allan Poe
A Hymn to God the Father
47(1)
John Donne
One Art
48(1)
Elizabeth Bishop
Imagery
49(12)
Meeting at Night
50(1)
Robert Browning
Parting at Morning
51(1)
Robert Browning
Spring
52(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
The Widow's Lament in Springtime
53(1)
William Carlos Williams
I felt a funeral in my brain
54(1)
Emily Dickinson
The Forge
54(1)
Seamus Heaney
After Apple-Picking
55(2)
Robert Frost
Those Winter Sundays
57(1)
Robert Hayden
The Letter
57(1)
Jane Kenyon
Cavalry Crossing a Ford
58(1)
Walt Whitman
Reapers
59(1)
Jean Toomer
To Autumn
59(2)
John Keats
Figurative Language Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Apostrophe, Metonymy
61(19)
The Guitarist Tunes Up
62(1)
Frances Cornford
The Hound
62(1)
Robert Francis
Bereft
63(1)
Robert Frost
It sifts from leaden sieves
64(2)
Emily Dickinson
Scholars
66(1)
Walter de la Mare
Western Wind
67(4)
Anonymous
Exercise
70(1)
Mind
71(1)
Richard Wilbur
I taste a liquor never brewed
71(1)
Emily Dickinson
Metaphors
72(1)
Sylvia Plath
Song: Go, lovely rose!
73(1)
Edmund Waller
Toads
73(2)
Philip Larkin
A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
75(1)
John Donne
To His Coy Mistress
76(2)
Andrew Marvell
Suum Cuique
78(1)
Ralph Waldo Emerson
after minor surgery
78(1)
Linda Pastan
Dream Deferred
79(1)
Langston Hughes
Exercises
79(1)
Figurative Language 2 Symbol, Allegory
80(21)
The Road Not Taken
80(2)
Robert Frost
A Noiseless Patient Spider
82(1)
Walt Whitman
The Sick Rose
83(2)
William Blake
Digging
85(3)
Seamus Heaney
To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time
88(1)
Robert Herrick
Peace
89(2)
George Herbert
Fire and Ice
91(1)
Robert Frost
Ulysses
91(3)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
Curiosity
94(1)
Alastair Reid
Discovery of the New World
95(2)
Carter Revard
Hymn to God My God, in My Sickness
97(2)
John Donne
Our journey had advanced
99(1)
Emily Dickinson
Dust of Snow
99(1)
Robert Frost
Soft Snow
100(1)
William Blake
Exercises
100(1)
Figurative Language 3 Paradox, Overstatement, Understatement, Irony
101(21)
Much madness is divinest sense
102(1)
Emily Dickinson
The Sun Rising
103(1)
John Donne
Incident
104(2)
Countee Cullen
One Perfect Rose
106(2)
Dorothy Parker
The Chimney Sweeper
108(1)
William Blake
Ozymandias
109(1)
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Exercise
110(1)
Batter my heart, three-personed God
110(1)
John Donne
Sorting Laundry
111(2)
Elisavietta Ritchie
The Unknown Citizen
113(1)
W. H. Auden
Departmental
114(1)
Robert Frost
The State
115(1)
Randall Jarrell
Grace to Be Said at the Supermarket
116(1)
Howard Nemerov
in the inner city
117(1)
Lucille Clifton
Mr. Z
117(1)
M. Carl Holman
Southern Cop
118(1)
Sterling A. Brown
My Last Duchess
119(3)
Robert Browning
Allusion
122(11)
``Out, Out---''
123(1)
Robert Frost
From Macbeth: She should have died hereafter
124(2)
William Shakespeare
in Just-
126(1)
e. e. cummings
On His Blindness
127(1)
John Milton
Hero and Leander
127(1)
John Donne
Miniver Cheevy
128(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Leda and the Swan
129(1)
William Butler Yeats
Leda's Sister and the Geese
130(1)
Katharyn Howd Machan
An altered look about the hills
130(1)
Emily Dickinson
Abraham to kill him
131(1)
Emily Dickinson
Jack, eating rotten cheese, did say
132(1)
Benjamin Franklin
A monkey sprang down from a tree
132(1)
Laurence Perrine
Two brothers devised what at sight
132(1)
Laurence Perrine
Meaning and Idea
133(13)
Little Jack Horner
133(2)
Anonymous
Loveliest of Trees
135(1)
A. E. Housman
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
135(2)
Robert Frost
To a Waterfowl
137(1)
William Cullen Bryant
Design
138(1)
Robert Frost
The Indifferent
139(1)
John Donne
Love's Deity
140(1)
John Donne
To the Mercy Killers
141(1)
Dudley Randall
How Annandale Went Out
142(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
The Caged Skylark
143(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
No worst, there is none
143(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Alter! When the hills do
144(1)
Emily Dickinson
We outgrow love
145(1)
Emily Dickinson
Exercise
145(1)
Tone
146(17)
For a Lamb
148(1)
Richard Eberhart
Apparently with no surprise
148(2)
Emily Dickinson
Since there's no help
150(1)
Michael Drayton
The Coming of Wisdom with Time
151(1)
William Butler Yeats
Crossing the Bar
151(1)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
The Oxen
152(1)
Thomas Hardy
One dignity delays for all
153(1)
Emily Dickinson
'Twas warm at first like us
154(1)
Emily Dickinson
The Apparition
154(2)
John Donne
The Flea
156(1)
John Donne
Dover Beach
157(1)
Matthew Arnold
Church Going
158(3)
Philip Larkin
Getting Out
161(1)
Cleopatra Mathis
A tiny cry within the night
162(1)
Lynn Johnston
Exercises
162(1)
Musical Devices
163(14)
The Turtle
164(2)
Ogden Nash
That night when joy began
166(1)
W. H. Auden
Ettrick
167(2)
Alicia Ann Spottiswood
God's Grandeur
169(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
We Real Cool
170(1)
Gwendolyn Brooks
Blackberry Sweet
171(1)
Dudley Randall
The Snowstorm
171(1)
Ralph Waldo Emerson
As imperceptibly as grief
172(1)
Emily Dickinson
Seal Lullaby
173(1)
Rudyard Kipling
Shut In
174(1)
Robert B. Shaw
Traveling through the dark
175(1)
William Stafford
Nothing Gold Can Stay
176(1)
Robert Frost
Exercise
176(1)
Rhythm and Meter
177(24)
Virtue
182(10)
George Herbert
Exercises
191(1)
``Introduction'' to Songs of Innocence
192(1)
William Blake
It takes all sorts
193(1)
Robert Frost
Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries
194(1)
A. E. Housman
Had I the Choice
194(1)
Walt Whitman
The Aim Was Song
195(1)
Robert Frost
Nevertheless
195(2)
Marianne Moore
To a Daughter Leaving Home
197(1)
Linda Pastan
Constantly risking absurdity
198(1)
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Because I could not stop for Death
199(1)
Emily Dickinson
Break, break, break
200(1)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
Sound and Meaning
201(18)
Pease porridge hot
201(1)
Anonymous
Song: Come unto these yellow sands
202(1)
William Shakespeare
Splinter
203(1)
Carl Sandburg
Upon Julia's Voice
204(4)
Robert Herrick
The Span of Life
208(3)
Robert Frost
Exercise
209(2)
Sound and Sense
211(1)
Alexander Pope
I heard a fly buzz when I died
211(1)
Emily Dickinson
Heaven-Haven
212(1)
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Anthem for Doomed Youth
213(1)
Wilfred Owen
Landcrab
214(1)
Margaret Atwood
Eight O'Clock
215(1)
A. E. Housman
At the round earth's imagined corners
215(1)
John Donne
Blackberry Eating
216(1)
Galway Kinnell
The Bench of Boors
217(1)
Herman Melville
The Dance
217(2)
William Carlos Williams
Exercise
218(1)
Pattern
219(18)
These are the days when birds come back
220(2)
Emily Dickinson
An epicure dining at Crewe
Anonymous
222(1)
On First Looking into Chapman's Homer
223(1)
John Keats
That time of year
224(2)
William Shakespeare
Exercises
225(1)
A Handful of Limericks
226(1)
Anonymous
Two Japanese Haiku
227(1)
Matsuo Basho
Moritake
Poem in October
228(2)
Dylan Thomas
From Romeo and Juliet
230(1)
William Shakespeare
Death, be not proud
231(1)
John Donne
A Wreath
231(1)
George Herbert
Acquainted with the Night
232(1)
Robert Frost
The Story We Know
233(1)
Martha Collins
Edward
Anonymous
234(2)
A Christmas Tree
236(1)
William Burford
Exercise
236(1)
Bad Poetry and Good
237(14)
God's Will for You and Me
241(1)
Pied Beauty
242(1)
A Poison Tree
242(1)
The Most Vital Thing in Life
243(1)
Longing
244(1)
To Marguerite
244(1)
The Long Voyage
245(1)
Breathes there the man
245(1)
The Engine
246(1)
I like to see it lap the miles
246(1)
Little Boy Blue
247(1)
The Toys
248(1)
Song: Sweetest love, I do not go
249(1)
Song: Sweetest love, return again
250(1)
Good Poetry and Great
251(18)
The Canonization
253(2)
John Donne
Home Burial
255(3)
Robert Frost
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
258(5)
T. S. Eliot
Sunday Morning
263(6)
Wallace Stevens
Part 2 Poems for Further Reading 269(80)
Woman Work
271(1)
Maya Angelou
Siren Song
271(1)
Margaret Atwood
Musee des Beaux Arts
272(1)
W. H. Auden
On Reading Poems to a Senior Class at South High
273(1)
D. C. Berry
The Lamb
274(1)
William Blake
The Tiger
274(1)
William Blake
Low Barometer
275(1)
Robert Bridges
The Dead
276(1)
Rupert Brooke
If thou must love me
276(1)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Good Times
277(1)
Lucille Clifton
The Lost Baby Poem
277(1)
Lucille Clifton
Kubla Khan
278(1)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Money
279(1)
Victor Contoski
The Listeners
280(1)
Walter de la Mare
A light exists in spring
281(1)
Emily Dickinson
A narrow fellow in the grass
282(1)
Emily Dickinson
There's a certain slant of light
283(1)
Emily Dickinson
The Lipstick on the Mirror
283(1)
Tom Disch
The Good-Morrow
284(1)
John Donne
Song: Go and catch a falling star
285(1)
John Donne
The Triple Fool
286(1)
John Donne
Vergissmeinnicht
286(1)
Keith Douglas
The Colonel
287(1)
Carolyn Forche
Birches
288(1)
Robert Frost
Desert Places
289(1)
Robert Frost
Mending Wall
290(1)
Robert Frost
Never Again Would Birds' Song Be the Same
291(1)
Robert Frost
The oven Bird
291(1)
Robert Frost
Pushing
292(1)
Christopher Gilbert
Nikki-Rosa
293(1)
Nikki Giovanni
The Allegory of the Wolf Boy
293(1)
Thom Gunn
On the Move
294(1)
Thom Gunn
Snow White and the Seven Deadly Sins
295(1)
R. S. Gwynn
The Red Hat
296(1)
Rachel Hadas
Channel Firing
297(1)
Thomas Hardy
The Darkling Thrush
298(1)
Thomas Hardy
Dream of Fair Women
299(1)
Ann Hayes
Redemption
299(1)
George Herbert
Riddle
300(1)
William Heyen
Two Different Things
301(1)
Michael Hogan
To an Athlete Dying Young
302(1)
A. E. Housman
Bredon Hill
303(1)
A. E. Housman
Thistles
304(1)
Ted Hughes
The Freaks at Spurgin Road Field
304(1)
Richard Hugo
The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner
305(1)
Randall Jarrell
Song: To Celia
305(1)
Ben Jonson
Warning
305(1)
Jenny Joseph
La Belle Dame sans Merci
306(1)
John Keats
Ode on a Grecian Urn
307(2)
John Keats
Ode to a Nightingale
309(2)
John Keats
The warden said to me
311(1)
Etheridge Knight
The Sound of Night
311(1)
Maxine Kumin
Aubade
312(1)
Philip Larkin
Offspring
313(1)
Naomi Long Madgett
Life with Father
314(1)
Walter McDonald
What Are Year?
315(1)
Marianne Moore
Adieu, farewell, earth's bliss
316(1)
Thomas Nashe
what gramma said about her grandpa
317(1)
nila northSun
The Victims
317(1)
Sharon Olds
Speaking
318(1)
Simon F. Ortiz
The Sad Children's Song
319(1)
Grace Paley
The Hat Lady
319(1)
Linda Pastan
The Imperfect Paradise
320(1)
Linda Pastan
A Work of Artifice
321(1)
Marge Piercy
Spinster
321(1)
Sylvia Plath
Getting Through
322(1)
Deborah Pope
Bells for John Whiteside's Daughter
323(1)
John Crowe Ransom
Aunt Jennifer's Tigers
324(1)
Adrienne Rich
Living in Sin
324(1)
Adrienne Rich
Nani
325(1)
Alberto Rios
Mr. Flood's Party
326(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Richard Cory
327(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
The Sheaves
328(1)
Edwin Arlington Robinson
I knew a woman
328(1)
Theodore Roethke
Fear no more
329(1)
William Shakespeare
Let me not to the marriage of true minds
330(1)
William Shakespeare
My mistress' eyes
330(1)
William Shakespeare
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?
331(1)
William Shakespeare
The Fly
331(1)
Karl Shapiro
Small Town with One Road
332(1)
Gary Soto
The Beating
333(1)
Ann Stanford
The Death of a Soldier
334(1)
Wallace Stevens
Disillusionment of Ten O'Clock
334(1)
Wallace Stevens
The Snow Man
335(1)
Wallace Stevens
A Description of the Morning
335(1)
Jonathan Swift
From In Memoriam A. H. H.
336(1)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night
336(1)
Dylan Thomas
Fern Hill
337(1)
Dylan Thomas
The Virgins
338(1)
Derek Walcott
When I Heard the learn'd Astronomer
339(1)
Walt Whitman
The Writer
339(1)
Richard Wilbur
Poem
340(1)
William Carlos Williams
Spring and All
341(1)
William Carlos Williams
To Waken on Old Lady
342(1)
William Carlos Williams
Composed upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802
342(1)
William Wordsworth
I wandered lonely as a cloud
343(1)
William Wordsworth
The Solitary Reaper
343(1)
William Wordsworth
Sailing to Byzantium
344(1)
William Butler Yeats
The Second Coming
345(1)
William Butler Yeats
The Wild Swans at Coole
346(3)
William Butler Yeats
Appendix: Writing about Poetry 349(36)
Glossary of Terms 385(9)
Copyrights and Acknowledgments 394(7)
Index of Authors, Titles, and First Lines 401


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