Bartlett's Poems for Occasions [NOOK Book]

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Bartlett's Poems for Occasions, an entertaining, thought-provoking companion to the bestselling Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, is the book to turn to for any circumstance-from birth to death and everything in between. Under the direction of esteemed poet and writer Geoffrey O'Brien, Bartlett's Poems for Occasions will inspire you to turn to poetry to celebrate a new baby or marriage, toast a colleague, cheer a graduate, honor a birthday, deliver a eulogy, or add zest to a holiday party. It is the perfect ...
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Overview

Bartlett's Poems for Occasions, an entertaining, thought-provoking companion to the bestselling Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, is the book to turn to for any circumstance-from birth to death and everything in between. Under the direction of esteemed poet and writer Geoffrey O'Brien, Bartlett's Poems for Occasions will inspire you to turn to poetry to celebrate a new baby or marriage, toast a colleague, cheer a graduate, honor a birthday, deliver a eulogy, or add zest to a holiday party. It is the perfect solution to the age-old question, What should I say?
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780316029025
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Publication date: 9/3/2007
  • Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,163,097
  • File size: 393 KB

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  • Posted April 27, 2009

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    Great resource!

    I bought it for my students and ended up keeping it because of how much you can do with it. I love the diversity, even though I think they could do a better mixture of classical, famous poets and less classical and less known poets. But for the price it's an excellent resource for teachers and poetry lovers. :)

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  • Posted April 6, 2009

    Bartletts - More Than Just Quotations

    I love collections of poetry, and this book assembles in one place all the poems we treasure and remember because they have stood the test of time (what a cliche, but isn't it really true?) I keep it by my bed and read at least one poem every night. I also put a copy in my emergency shed, so I'll have it when the big quake hits southern California and I'm going out of my mind with boredom.

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