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The Resource Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies, edited by Martin Gardner

Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies, edited by Martin Gardner

Label
Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies
Title
Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Gardner
Title variation
Poetic parodies
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The editor has assembled his favorite examples of the lighter side of poetry, many by famous authors in their own right (Robert Sherwood, G.K. Chesterton, A.E. Houseman, Bret Harte). The original poem appears first, followed by its parody
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821.008
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1195.P27
LC item number
M37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gardner, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parodies
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
Label
Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies, edited by Martin Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Memory / Thomas Bailey Aldrich -- Rock me to sleep / Elizabeth Akers Allen -- The night has a thousand eyes / Francis William Bourdillon -- The golf links / Sarah Norcliffe Cleghorn -- The ancient mariner / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- To a fat lady seen from the train / Frances Cornford -- Ben Bolt / Thomas Dunn English -- The house by the side of the road / Sam Walter Foss -- The road not taken / Robert Frost -- Stopping by woods on a snowy evening ;Fire and ice / Robert Frost -- It couldn't be done / Eddie Guest -- I remember, I remember / Thomas Hood -- Abou Ben Adhem / Leigh Hunt -- Jenny kiss'd me / Leigh Hunt -- Ode to a nightingale / John Keats -- Trees / Joyce Kilmer -- If / Rudyard Kipling -- Gunga Din ; Excelsior ; The village blacksmith ; The day is done ; A psalm of life ; The arrow and the song / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. My candle / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- News item / Dorothy Parker -- The bells ; Annabel Lee ; Ulalume ; The raven / Edgar Allen Poe -- The lost chord / Adelaide Ann Proctor -- Fog / Carl Sandburg -- The shooting of Dan McGrew / Robert Service -- Ozymanias / Percy Bysshe Shelley -- The Battle of Blenheim / Robert Southey -- Happy thought / Robert Louise Stevenson -- The star / Jane Taylor -- Crossing the bar / Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- Beautiful snow / John Whitaker Watson -- Maud Muller / John Greenleaf Whittier -- The burial of Sir John Moore / Charles Wolfe -- The old oaken bucket / Samuel Woodworth -- Mary's little lamb / Sarah Hale -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- A visit from St. Nicholas / Clement Clarke Moore -- The purple cow / Gelett Burgess
Control code
2001048130
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9781573929257
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001048130
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573929257
  • (Sirsi) 431770
  • (OCoLC)47658939
Label
Martin Gardner's favorite poetic parodies, edited by Martin Gardner
Publication
Contents
Memory / Thomas Bailey Aldrich -- Rock me to sleep / Elizabeth Akers Allen -- The night has a thousand eyes / Francis William Bourdillon -- The golf links / Sarah Norcliffe Cleghorn -- The ancient mariner / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- To a fat lady seen from the train / Frances Cornford -- Ben Bolt / Thomas Dunn English -- The house by the side of the road / Sam Walter Foss -- The road not taken / Robert Frost -- Stopping by woods on a snowy evening ;Fire and ice / Robert Frost -- It couldn't be done / Eddie Guest -- I remember, I remember / Thomas Hood -- Abou Ben Adhem / Leigh Hunt -- Jenny kiss'd me / Leigh Hunt -- Ode to a nightingale / John Keats -- Trees / Joyce Kilmer -- If / Rudyard Kipling -- Gunga Din ; Excelsior ; The village blacksmith ; The day is done ; A psalm of life ; The arrow and the song / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. My candle / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- News item / Dorothy Parker -- The bells ; Annabel Lee ; Ulalume ; The raven / Edgar Allen Poe -- The lost chord / Adelaide Ann Proctor -- Fog / Carl Sandburg -- The shooting of Dan McGrew / Robert Service -- Ozymanias / Percy Bysshe Shelley -- The Battle of Blenheim / Robert Southey -- Happy thought / Robert Louise Stevenson -- The star / Jane Taylor -- Crossing the bar / Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- Beautiful snow / John Whitaker Watson -- Maud Muller / John Greenleaf Whittier -- The burial of Sir John Moore / Charles Wolfe -- The old oaken bucket / Samuel Woodworth -- Mary's little lamb / Sarah Hale -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- A visit from St. Nicholas / Clement Clarke Moore -- The purple cow / Gelett Burgess
Control code
2001048130
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9781573929257
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001048130
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573929257
  • (Sirsi) 431770
  • (OCoLC)47658939

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