The New Oxford Book of English Light VerseBook - 1978
Kingsley Amis has achieved his main objective in compiling The New Oxford Book of Light Verse--to raise a good-natured smile--by providing a witty and consistently entertaining survey of this tradition of English Writing. The book ranges from satire to nonsense verse, from deft vers de societe to epigrams and limericks.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1978.
Characteristics: xxxiv, 347 p. ;,22 cm.