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A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (English Language Series) (edition 1973)

by Geoffrey Leech

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Title:A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (English Language Series)
Authors:Geoffrey Leech
Info:Longman (1973), Edition: 1st New edition, Paperback, 240 pages
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A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (English Language Series) by Geoffrey N. Leech

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Seeks to demonstrate that the study of English poetry is enriched by the insights of modern linguistic analysis, and that linguistic and critical disciplines are not separate but complementary. Examining a wide range of poetry, Professor Leech considers many aspects of poetic style, including the language of past and present, creative language, poetic licence, repetition, sound, metre, context and ambiguity.… (more)

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