Robert Beum, Karl Shapiro
Title: The Prosody Handbook: A Guide to Poetic Form (Dover Books on Literature & Drama)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Dover Publications June 2006
048644967X / 9780486449678
Seller ID: 20110609188427
Written by two major American poets, this systematic study of meter, tempo, rhyme, and other components of verse incorporates countless vivid illustrative examples. Concise and informal, it progresses from the smaller elements to the larger: from syllables to feet to lines to stanzas, and from smaller stanzas to larger ones.