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The Resource American poetry, edited by John Hollander ; [illustrated by Sally Wern Comport]

American poetry, edited by John Hollander ; [illustrated by Sally Wern Comport]

Label
American poetry
Title
American poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Hollander ; [illustrated by Sally Wern Comport]
Title variation
Poetry for young people: American poetry
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a collection of poetry that spans two centuries and provides a diverse point of view of American life. American Poetry offers a collection of 26 verses by our finest poets, all with their unique perspective on the land they loved and accompanied by remarkable paintings that enhance the meaning of the words. Here, beautifully illustrated, are such unforgettable works
Member of
Summary
Provides more than twenty poems written by American poets, with brief introductory remarks
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130418
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811.008/09282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS586.3
LC item number
.A46 2004
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Poetry for young people
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
American poetry, edited by John Hollander ; [illustrated by Sally Wern Comport]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Concord hymn
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Old Ironsides
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • Defence of Fort McHenry/
  • Francis Scott Key
  • New colossus
  • Emma Lazarus
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens
  • I hear America singing
  • Portrait VIII
  • e.e. cummings
  • O captain! My captain!
  • Walt Whitman
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • To an American painter departing for Europe
  • William Cullen Bryant
  • Casey at the bat
  • Ernest Thayer
  • Walt Whitman
  • House on the hill
  • Edward Arlington Robinson
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost
  • Great figure
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Amherst Train
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Engine
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • American names
  • Virginia
  • T.S. Eliot
  • On the Mississippi
  • Hamlin Garland
  • Harlem hopscotch
  • Maya Angelou
  • Jazz fantasia
  • Carl Sandburg
  • America for me
  • Henry Van Dyke
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • America
  • Claude McKay
  • Rockets that reached Saturn
  • Vachel Lindsay
  • Indian names
  • Lydia Huntley Sigourney
  • Navajo blanket
  • May Swenson
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781402705175
Lccn
2003024522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1231010
System control number
(OCoLC)53469416
Label
American poetry, edited by John Hollander ; [illustrated by Sally Wern Comport]
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Concord hymn
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Old Ironsides
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • Defence of Fort McHenry/
  • Francis Scott Key
  • New colossus
  • Emma Lazarus
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens
  • I hear America singing
  • Portrait VIII
  • e.e. cummings
  • O captain! My captain!
  • Walt Whitman
  • Negro speaks of rivers
  • Langston Hughes
  • To an American painter departing for Europe
  • William Cullen Bryant
  • Casey at the bat
  • Ernest Thayer
  • Walt Whitman
  • House on the hill
  • Edward Arlington Robinson
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost
  • Great figure
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Amherst Train
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Engine
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • American names
  • Virginia
  • T.S. Eliot
  • On the Mississippi
  • Hamlin Garland
  • Harlem hopscotch
  • Maya Angelou
  • Jazz fantasia
  • Carl Sandburg
  • America for me
  • Henry Van Dyke
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • America
  • Claude McKay
  • Rockets that reached Saturn
  • Vachel Lindsay
  • Indian names
  • Lydia Huntley Sigourney
  • Navajo blanket
  • May Swenson
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781402705175
Lccn
2003024522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1231010
System control number
(OCoLC)53469416

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