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The Ode Less Travelled

Unlocking the Poet Within

by Stephen Fry

  • 319 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7314310M
ISBN 10009179661X
ISBN 109780091796617

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'By the time you have read this book,' he tells us Author: Ranjit Bolt. Aug 16,  · “The Ode Less Travelled is at once idiosyncratic and thoroughly traditional– it’s filled with quips, quirks and various Fry-isms, yet still manages to be a smart, comprehensive guide to prosody.

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Some of them were very challenging and it took me about half a year of procrastination to finish. Oct 02,  · Stephen Fry’S The Ode Less Travelled provides us with a witty and entertaining guide to the mysteries of writing poetry.

Stephen Fry has always had a secret passion for poetry and he reveals this in this book about how to write poetry. This book will give everybody the tools to write poetry; covering the full spectrum of the different poetic forms, structures and techniques/5(9).

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'Verse is one of our last stands against the instant and the infantile,' Mr. Fry writes in the introduction, and this book is his impassioned, worthy contribution to the cause." ùClaudia La Rocco, The New York Times.

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