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Author McSweeney, Kerry, 1941-

Title What's the import? : nineteenth-century poems and contemporary critical practice / Kerry McSweeney
Published Montreal ; Ithaca [NY] : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 177 pages)
Contents Performing "The solitary reaper" and "Tears, idle tears" -- Victorian poems on paintings -- Indefinitiveness of meaning in parabolic poems -- Aesthetic and ethical value in Bigg's "An Irish picture" -- The cruxes of Whitman's "The sleepers" -- Grief as a lyric subject in Dickinson -- Hopkins' Godless poems -- Influence and resistance in Hardy's poetry -- Afterword : two Browning poems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [157]-169) and index
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Subject Aesthetics.
American poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773560343 (electronic bk.)
9780773560345 (electronic bk.)