The Linguistic Moment: From Wordsworth to Stevens by Joseph Hillis MillerThe Linguistic Moment: From Wordsworth to Stevens by Joseph Hillis Miller

The Linguistic Moment: From Wordsworth to Stevens

byJoseph Hillis Miller

Paperback | July 14, 2014

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This series of readings, explores the functioning of moments in poems when the medium--language--becomes an issue.

Originally published in 1985.

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Title:The Linguistic Moment: From Wordsworth to StevensFormat:PaperbackDimensions:470 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:July 14, 2014Publisher:Princeton University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0691609500

ISBN - 13:9780691609508


Table of Contents

  • FrontMatter,pg. i
  • CONTENTS,pg. vii
  • PREFACE. Between Theory and Practice,pg. xiii
  • CHAPTER ONE. From Stevens to Arnold to Wordsworth,pg. 1
  • CHAPTER TWO. Wordsworth,pg. 59
  • CHAPTER THREE. Shelley,pg. 114
  • CHAPTER FOUR. Browning,pg. 180
  • CHAPTER FIVE. Hopkins,pg. 229
  • CHAPTER SIX. Hardy,pg. 267
  • CHAPTER SEVEN. Yeats,pg. 316
  • CHAPTER EIGHT. Williams,pg. 349
  • CHAPTER NINE. Stevens,pg. 390
  • POSTFACE. Between Practice and Theory,pg. 423
  • INDEX,pg. 435