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Hunting the snark

Robert Peters

Hunting the snark

a compendium of new poetic terminology

by Robert Peters

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Paragon House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc -- Dictionaries.,
  • English language -- Versification -- Dictionaries.,
  • Poetics -- Dictionaries.,
  • Poetry -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 375-387.

    StatementRobert Peters ; foreword by William Packard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS323.5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 396 p. ;
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21933156M
    ISBN 101557780528

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