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Anecdote of the Jar

The jar in this poem is a powerful symbol of man's desire to control what he cannot possibly contain. We see this impossibility signified in the very first line, in which the speaker says that he...

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Anecdote of the Jar

Image is defined in the Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics as "the reproduction in the mind of a sensation produced by a physical perception." This definition is, indeed, an appropriate...

Latest answer posted July 29, 2016 9:27 pm UTC

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