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ALEPH - our online catalog
Search ALEPH, our online catalog, for books and media containing criticism of specific authors. Search under "Subject begins with", entering the author's last name, and then first name. Look for the subheading "Criticism and interpretation."
Example: Frost, Robert - Criticism and interpretation.
For books and media dealing with criticism of poetry in general, search for subject headings.
Poetry - history and criticism
American poetry - history and criticism
Poetry - themes, motives
Poetry Criticism - Reference Books
American Poetry of the 20th Century
Call Number: REF PS323.5 .I587 2014
Examines over 33 diverse poetic works published by significant American male and female poets of the 20th Century.
Black Literature Criticism: Classic and Emerging Authors Since 1950
Call Number: REF PS153 .N5 B53 2008
Critical Survey of Poetry
Call Number: REF PR502 .C85 2003
The Critical Survey of Literature series brings to libraries in-depth analytical reference guides to the major writers of world literature.
The Facts on File Companion to British Poetry 19th Century
Call Number: REF PR590 .F57 2010
Guide to Poetry Explication
Call Number: REF PS201 .G85 1989
Identifies journal articles and books containing criticism on works by American poets.
Guide to British Poetry Explication
Call Number: REF PR311 .M34
Identifies books and journal articles containing criticism on works by American or British poets.
Masterplots II: Poetry Series
Call Number: REF PN1110.5 .M37 2002
Essays on individual works of poetry from around the world, ranging from the 7th through the 21st century.
Call Number: REF PN1010 .P499
Each volume provides substantive critical essays and biographical information on four to eight major poets from all eras.
Where are the books?
Our circulating collection is located on the library's 3rd and 4th floors.
If the book's call number begins with the letters A - L, the book is on the 4th floor
If the book's call number begins with the letters M - Z, the book is on the 3rd floor.
For assistance locating a book, check with the Reference Librarian.
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