Metaphysical Lyrics and Poems of the Seventeenth Century: Donne to Butler / Edition 2

Metaphysical Lyrics and Poems of the Seventeenth Century: Donne to Butler / Edition 2

by Herbert John Clifford Grierson
     
 


This classic anthology, first published in 1921, has been instrumental in reviving interest in the seventeenth-century metaphysical poets and in securing for them the high reputation they now enjoy. This new edition includes the same poems as the original--love poems, divine poems, elegies, satires, epistles, and meditations by over twenty-five different poets… See more details below

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This classic anthology, first published in 1921, has been instrumental in reviving interest in the seventeenth-century metaphysical poets and in securing for them the high reputation they now enjoy. This new edition includes the same poems as the original--love poems, divine poems, elegies, satires, epistles, and meditations by over twenty-five different poets ranging from Suckling and Donne to Marvell and Herbert. Grierson's brilliant introductory essay is included, while Alastair Fowler has contributed a new introduction and notes and modernized the spellings throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192822901
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.13(w) x 7.75(h) x 0.74(d)

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