Whitman, Melville, Crane, and the labors of American poetry : against vocation /

This volume is about the type of work that poets perform and why it matters. Challenging the divide between inspired poetic production and other apparently lesser and contingent forms of labor, this book considers the poetry of Walt Whitman the real estate dealer, Herman Melville the customs inspect...

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Online Access:Electronic book from Oxford Scholarship Online
Main Author: Riley, Peter (Lecturer in American literature) (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition:First edition.