In the Circumstances: About Poems and Poets

In the Circumstances: About Poems and Poets

by Peter Robinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198112483

ISBN-13: 9780198112488

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book by a leading poet is a study of the way that people other than their authors contribute to poems. Discussing work by Wordsworth, Browning, Hardy, Pound, Eliot, Montale, Auden, Lowell, and Hill, Robinson explores how other people's lives and wider circumstances can influence the textual contexts of poems and be felt within the works themselves.

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This book by a leading poet is a study of the way that people other than their authors contribute to poems. Discussing work by Wordsworth, Browning, Hardy, Pound, Eliot, Montale, Auden, Lowell, and Hill, Robinson explores how other people's lives and wider circumstances can influence the textual contexts of poems and be felt within the works themselves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198112488
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.63(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.85(d)

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