The Resource 100 essential modern poems, selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi

100 essential modern poems, selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi

Label
100 essential modern poems
Title
100 essential modern poems
Statement of responsibility
selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi
Title variation
One hundred essential modern poems
Contributor
Compiler
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects one hundred poems from the past century that reflect modern culture, including works by William Butler Yeats, Langston Hughes, Dorothy Parker, Wallace Stevens, and Edna St. Vincent Millay
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821/.9108
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1225
LC item number
.A14 2005
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • indexes
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1944-
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Parisi, Joseph
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  • English poetry
  • American poetry
Label
100 essential modern poems, selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost (1874-1963)
  • Chicago
  • Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)
  • The emperor of ice-cream
  • Sunday morning
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens (1879-1955)
  • The red wheelbarrow
  • Spring and all
  • The second coming
  • William Carlos Williams (1883-1963)
  • The river-merchant's wife: a letter
  • The study in anesthetics
  • Ezra Pound (1885-1972)
  • Helen
  • H.D. [Hilda Doolittle] (1886-1961)
  • Hurt Hawks
  • Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962)
  • The fish
  • Marianne Moore (1887-1972)
  • Leda and the swan
  • The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock
  • T.S. Eliot (1888-1965)
  • The soldier
  • Rupert Brooke (1887-1915)
  • from Counter-attack : The general
  • Base details
  • Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967)
  • Break of day in the trenches
  • Isaac Rosenberg (1890-1918)
  • Dulce et decorum est
  • Sailing to Byzantium
  • Wilfred Owen (1893-1918)
  • Recuerdo
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892-1950)
  • Résumé
  • Dorothy Parker (1893-1967)
  • [anyone lived in a pretty how town]
  • E.E. Cummings (1894-1962)
  • The Persian version
  • Robert Graves (1895-1985)
  • from The bridge : Proem: To Brooklyn Bridge
  • William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)
  • Hart Crane (1899-1932)
  • The weary blues
  • Langston Hughes (1902-1967)
  • Columbus
  • Ogden Nash (1902-1971)
  • Not waving but drowning
  • Stevie Smith (1902-1971)
  • from The great Hunger: I
  • Patrick Kavanagh (1904-1967)
  • Bearded oaks
  • Miniver Cheevy
  • Robert Penn Warren (1905-1989)
  • Lullaby
  • from Twelve songs: IX [Stop all the clocks]
  • Musée des beaux arts
  • W.H. Auden (1907-1973)
  • Bagpipe music
  • Louis MacNeice (1907-1963)
  • My papa's waltz
  • Theodore Roethke (1908-1963)
  • Manners
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935)
  • One art
  • Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979)
  • The alphabet
  • Karl Shapiro (1913-2000)
  • from The dream songs : I, 14, 76: Henry's confession, 143
  • 324: an elegy for W.C.W., the lovely man, 382
  • John Berryman (1914-1972)
  • The death of the ball turrett gunner
  • Randall Jarrell (1914-1965)
  • Fern Hill
  • Mending wall
  • Do not go gentle into that good night
  • Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
  • How to regain your soul
  • William Stafford (1914-1993)
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000)
  • For the Union dead
  • Robert Lowell (1917-1977) --
  • The road not taken
  • Philip Larkin (1922-1985)
  • The hospital window
  • James Dickey (1923-1997)
  • "More light! More light!"
  • Anthony Hecht (1923-2004)
  • Tenebrae
  • Denise Levertov (1923-1997)
  • Men at forty
  • Donald Justice (1925-2004)
  • To my twenties
  • The illiterate
  • Kenneth Koch (1925-2002)
  • Gravelly run
  • The city limits
  • A.R. Ammons (1926-2001)
  • Their bodies
  • David Wagoner (b. 1926)
  • from Howl: I
  • Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
  • The broken home
  • James Merrill (1926-1995)
  • William Meredith (b. 1919)
  • The day lady died
  • Why I am not a painter
  • Frank O'Hara (1926-1966)
  • April inventory
  • W.D. Snodgrass (b. 1926)
  • And ut pictura poesis is her name
  • My erotic double
  • John Ashbery (b. 1927)
  • After making love we hear footsteps
  • Galway Kinnell (b. 1927)
  • The war in the air
  • Losing a language
  • For a coming extinction
  • W.S. Merwin (b. 1927)
  • Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio
  • James Wright (1927-1980)
  • You can have it
  • Philip Levine (b. 1928)
  • Wanting to die
  • Anne Sexton (1928-1974)
  • The missing
  • Howard Nemerov (1920-1991)
  • Thom Gunn (1929-2004)
  • Planetarium
  • Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)
  • Hawk roosting
  • Relic
  • Ted Hughes (1930-1998)
  • Blues
  • Derek Walcott (b. 1930)
  • September song
  • Geoffrey Hill (b. 1932)
  • Love calls us to the things of this world
  • Lady Lazarus
  • Sylvia Plath (1932-1963)
  • After minor surgery
  • Linda Pastan (b. 1932)
  • Where are the waters of childhood?
  • Mark Strand (b. 1934)
  • Homage to Paul Cézanne
  • Charles Wright (b. 1935)
  • Morning poem
  • Mary Oliver (b. 1935)
  • Richard Wilbur (b. 1921)
  • Alzheimer's: the wife
  • C.K. Williams (b. 1936)
  • Prodigy
  • Charles Simic (b. 1938)
  • Punishment
  • Clearances
  • Two lorries
  • Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)
  • After making love
  • Stephen Dunn (b. 1939)
  • Church going
  • Forgetfulness
  • Billy Collins (b. 1941)
  • Dire cure
  • William Matthews (1942-1997)
  • Young mothers I
  • Sharon Olds (b. 1942)
  • That the science of cartography is limited
  • Eavan Boland (b. 1944)
  • Patience
  • Kay Ryan (b. 1945)
  • Aubade
  • Facing it
  • Yusef Komunyakaa (b. 1947)
  • Having it out with melancholy
  • Jane Kenyon (1947-1995)
  • They that wash on Thursday
  • Paul Muldoon (b. 1951)
  • Parsley
  • Rita Dove (b. 1952)
Control code
ocm59002770
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9781566636124
Lccn
2005009897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)59002770
Label
100 essential modern poems, selected and introduced by Joseph Parisi
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost (1874-1963)
  • Chicago
  • Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)
  • The emperor of ice-cream
  • Sunday morning
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens (1879-1955)
  • The red wheelbarrow
  • Spring and all
  • The second coming
  • William Carlos Williams (1883-1963)
  • The river-merchant's wife: a letter
  • The study in anesthetics
  • Ezra Pound (1885-1972)
  • Helen
  • H.D. [Hilda Doolittle] (1886-1961)
  • Hurt Hawks
  • Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962)
  • The fish
  • Marianne Moore (1887-1972)
  • Leda and the swan
  • The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock
  • T.S. Eliot (1888-1965)
  • The soldier
  • Rupert Brooke (1887-1915)
  • from Counter-attack : The general
  • Base details
  • Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967)
  • Break of day in the trenches
  • Isaac Rosenberg (1890-1918)
  • Dulce et decorum est
  • Sailing to Byzantium
  • Wilfred Owen (1893-1918)
  • Recuerdo
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892-1950)
  • Résumé
  • Dorothy Parker (1893-1967)
  • [anyone lived in a pretty how town]
  • E.E. Cummings (1894-1962)
  • The Persian version
  • Robert Graves (1895-1985)
  • from The bridge : Proem: To Brooklyn Bridge
  • William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)
  • Hart Crane (1899-1932)
  • The weary blues
  • Langston Hughes (1902-1967)
  • Columbus
  • Ogden Nash (1902-1971)
  • Not waving but drowning
  • Stevie Smith (1902-1971)
  • from The great Hunger: I
  • Patrick Kavanagh (1904-1967)
  • Bearded oaks
  • Miniver Cheevy
  • Robert Penn Warren (1905-1989)
  • Lullaby
  • from Twelve songs: IX [Stop all the clocks]
  • Musée des beaux arts
  • W.H. Auden (1907-1973)
  • Bagpipe music
  • Louis MacNeice (1907-1963)
  • My papa's waltz
  • Theodore Roethke (1908-1963)
  • Manners
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935)
  • One art
  • Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979)
  • The alphabet
  • Karl Shapiro (1913-2000)
  • from The dream songs : I, 14, 76: Henry's confession, 143
  • 324: an elegy for W.C.W., the lovely man, 382
  • John Berryman (1914-1972)
  • The death of the ball turrett gunner
  • Randall Jarrell (1914-1965)
  • Fern Hill
  • Mending wall
  • Do not go gentle into that good night
  • Dylan Thomas (1914-1953)
  • How to regain your soul
  • William Stafford (1914-1993)
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000)
  • For the Union dead
  • Robert Lowell (1917-1977) --
  • The road not taken
  • Philip Larkin (1922-1985)
  • The hospital window
  • James Dickey (1923-1997)
  • "More light! More light!"
  • Anthony Hecht (1923-2004)
  • Tenebrae
  • Denise Levertov (1923-1997)
  • Men at forty
  • Donald Justice (1925-2004)
  • To my twenties
  • The illiterate
  • Kenneth Koch (1925-2002)
  • Gravelly run
  • The city limits
  • A.R. Ammons (1926-2001)
  • Their bodies
  • David Wagoner (b. 1926)
  • from Howl: I
  • Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
  • The broken home
  • James Merrill (1926-1995)
  • William Meredith (b. 1919)
  • The day lady died
  • Why I am not a painter
  • Frank O'Hara (1926-1966)
  • April inventory
  • W.D. Snodgrass (b. 1926)
  • And ut pictura poesis is her name
  • My erotic double
  • John Ashbery (b. 1927)
  • After making love we hear footsteps
  • Galway Kinnell (b. 1927)
  • The war in the air
  • Losing a language
  • For a coming extinction
  • W.S. Merwin (b. 1927)
  • Autumn begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio
  • James Wright (1927-1980)
  • You can have it
  • Philip Levine (b. 1928)
  • Wanting to die
  • Anne Sexton (1928-1974)
  • The missing
  • Howard Nemerov (1920-1991)
  • Thom Gunn (1929-2004)
  • Planetarium
  • Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)
  • Hawk roosting
  • Relic
  • Ted Hughes (1930-1998)
  • Blues
  • Derek Walcott (b. 1930)
  • September song
  • Geoffrey Hill (b. 1932)
  • Love calls us to the things of this world
  • Lady Lazarus
  • Sylvia Plath (1932-1963)
  • After minor surgery
  • Linda Pastan (b. 1932)
  • Where are the waters of childhood?
  • Mark Strand (b. 1934)
  • Homage to Paul Cézanne
  • Charles Wright (b. 1935)
  • Morning poem
  • Mary Oliver (b. 1935)
  • Richard Wilbur (b. 1921)
  • Alzheimer's: the wife
  • C.K. Williams (b. 1936)
  • Prodigy
  • Charles Simic (b. 1938)
  • Punishment
  • Clearances
  • Two lorries
  • Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)
  • After making love
  • Stephen Dunn (b. 1939)
  • Church going
  • Forgetfulness
  • Billy Collins (b. 1941)
  • Dire cure
  • William Matthews (1942-1997)
  • Young mothers I
  • Sharon Olds (b. 1942)
  • That the science of cartography is limited
  • Eavan Boland (b. 1944)
  • Patience
  • Kay Ryan (b. 1945)
  • Aubade
  • Facing it
  • Yusef Komunyakaa (b. 1947)
  • Having it out with melancholy
  • Jane Kenyon (1947-1995)
  • They that wash on Thursday
  • Paul Muldoon (b. 1951)
  • Parsley
  • Rita Dove (b. 1952)
Control code
ocm59002770
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9781566636124
Lccn
2005009897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)59002770

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