Inventions of the March Hare: Poems 1909-1917

Inventions of the March Hare: Poems 1909-1917

by T. S. Eliot
     
 

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Members of generations raised on T.S. Eliot will revel in this cache of revelations, compiled from criticism, correspondence, and interviews about what inspired and influenced the poet's early work. This controversial collection, hailed by critics around the world as the most insightful Eliot work ever published, includes bawdy verse never before shared with the

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Members of generations raised on T.S. Eliot will revel in this cache of revelations, compiled from criticism, correspondence, and interviews about what inspired and influenced the poet's early work. This controversial collection, hailed by critics around the world as the most insightful Eliot work ever published, includes bawdy verse never before shared with the public.

Editorial Reviews

Boston Globe
Prodigious, ingenious...The imaginative dimensions of this [book] are altogether extraordinary.
Jerusalem Post
The recent publication of this "lost notebook" of T.S. Eliot's early poems is surely one of the literary events of our era....Probably only the discovery of a cache of sonnets by a youthful Shakespeare could excite literary scholars more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780151002740
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/15/1997
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. He moved to England in 1914 and published his first book of poems in 1917. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. Eliot died in 1965.

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