Uses approximately 250 poems by eighty-six poets to chronologically trace the development of such themes as art, beauty, civilization, family relations, freedom, and slavery in American poetry.GEORGE SANTA YANA (1863-1952) was born in Madrid, Spain. ... His first book, In Dreams Begin Responsibilities (1939), which included poetry, drama, and fiction, made him famous, although his reputation as a writer subsequently declinedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Thematic Guide to American Poetry|
|Author||:||Allan Douglas Burns|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2002|