Book Reviews of The Act of Poetry: A Practical Introduction to the Reading of Poems

The Act of Poetry A Practical Introduction to the Reading of Poems
Author: Christopher Collins
ISBN: 37820
Pages: 320
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Publisher: Random House
Book Type: Paperback
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Very helpful. Chapters include The Sense of Sight, The Sense of Sound, The Sense of Motion, The Sense of Balance, The Sense of Language, and The Reader as Artist. Uses many poems as examples and discusses how and why they work.