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The Uses of Adversity

The Uses of Adversity( )
Author: Wallace, Ronald
Series title:Pitt Poetry Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 1998
Publisher:University of Pittsburgh Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

The Uses of Adversity-- titled after the line from As You Like It, "Sweet are the uses of adversity" - is a collection of one hundred sonnets cobining the craftiness of traditional form with the effortlessness of free verse.  The language is often richly textured and musical, often plain spoken and conversational, but always witty and accessible.  The subject matter ranges widely from Rootie Kazootie and Froggy the Gremlin, Howdy Doody and Elvis Presley, to...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 7.5 x 0.4 Inches
Book Weight:0.41 Pounds

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