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Collected Poems, 1909-1962

Collected Poems, 1909-1962

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by T. S. Eliot
     
 

ISBN-10: 0571105483

ISBN-13: 2900571105488

Pub. Date: 01/28/1965

Publisher: Faber and Faber

In this volume, one of the most distinguished poets of our century selected all of his poetry through 1962 that he wished to preserve. An event of major literary significance, Collected Poems 1909-1962 was published on T. S. Eliot's seventy-fifth birthday. It offers the complete text of Collected Poems 1909-1935, the full text of Four Quartets, and several other poems

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In this volume, one of the most distinguished poets of our century selected all of his poetry through 1962 that he wished to preserve. An event of major literary significance, Collected Poems 1909-1962 was published on T. S. Eliot's seventy-fifth birthday. It offers the complete text of Collected Poems 1909-1935, the full text of Four Quartets, and several other poems. Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, widely honored for his poetry, criticism, essays, and plays, T. S. Eliot exerted a profound influence on his contemporaries in the arts as well as on a great international audience of readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900571105488
Publisher:
Faber and Faber
Publication date:
01/28/1965
Series:
Fabor Paperbacks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

Prufrock--19171
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock3
Portrait of a Lady8
Preludes13
Rhapsody on a Windy Night16
Morning at the Window19
The Boston Evening Transcript20
Aunt Helen21
Cousin Nancy22
Mr. Apollinax23
Hysteria24
Conversation Galante25
La Figlia che Piange26
Poems--192027
Gerontion29
Burbank with a Baedeker: Bleistein with a Cigar32
Sweeney Erect34
A Cooking Egg36
Le Directeur38
Melange Adultere de Tout39
Lune de Miel40
The Hippopotamus41
Dans le Restaurant43
Whispers of Immortality45
Mr. Eliot's Sunday Morning Service47
Sweeney Among the Nightingales49
The Waste Land--192251
I.The Burial of the Dead53
II.A Game of Chess56
III.The Fire Sermon60
IV.Death by Water65
V.What the Thunder Said66
Notes on 'The Waste Land'70
The Hollow Men--192577
Ash-Wednesday--193083
I.Because I do not hope to turn again85
II.Lady, three white leopards sat under a juniper-tree87
III.At the first turning of the second stair89
IV.Who walked between the violet and the violet90
V.If the lost word is lost, if the spent word is spent92
VI.Although I do not hope to turn again94
Ariel Poems97
Journey of the Magi--192799
A Song for Simeon--1928101
Animula--1929103
Marina--1930105
The Cultivation of Christmas Trees--1954107
Unfinished Poems109
Sweeney Agonistes111
Fragment of a Prologue111
Fragment of an Agon118
Coriolan125
I.Triumphal March--1931125
II.Difficulties of a Statesman127
Minor Poems131
Eyes that last I saw in tears133
The wind sprang up at four o'clock134
Five-finger exercises135
I.Lines to a Persian Cat135
II.Lines to a Yorkshire Terrier135
III.Lines to a Duck in the Park136
IV.Lines to Ralph Hodgson Esqre136
V.Lines for Cuscuscaraway and Mirza Murad Ali Beg137
Landscapes138
I.New Hampshire138
II.Virginia139
III.Usk140
IV.Rannoch, by Glencoe141
V.Cape Ann142
Lines for an Old Man143
Choruses From 'the Rock'--1934145
I.The Eagle soars in the summit of Heaven147
II.Thus your fathers were made152
III.The Word of the Lord came unto me, saying155
IV.There are those who would build the Temple158
V.O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart159
VI.It is hard for those who have never known persecution160
VII.In the beginning God created the world162
VIII.O Father we welcome your words165
IX.Son of Man, behold with thine eyes, and hear with thine ears167
X.You have seen the house built, you have seen it adorned169
Four Quartets173
Burnt Norton--1935175
East Coker--1940182
The Dry Salvages--1941191
Little Gidding--1942200
Occasional Verses211
Defense of the Islands213
A Note on War Poetry215
To the Indians Who Died in Africa217
To Walter de la Mare219
A Dedication to My Wife221

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I love Eliot's work and it's nice to have the highlights in one place.
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