Studies in Poetry and Criticism (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Studies in Poetry and Criticism (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by John Churton Collins
     
 

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An eminent literary critic argues for the restoration of poetry to the place of honor it once held in ancient times in this 1905 collection on the Greek poets, Milton, Byron, William Watson, Gerald Massey, the poetry of America, and “The True Functions of Poetry.”

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An eminent literary critic argues for the restoration of poetry to the place of honor it once held in ancient times in this 1905 collection on the Greek poets, Milton, Byron, William Watson, Gerald Massey, the poetry of America, and “The True Functions of Poetry.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411457812
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
01/17/2012
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
328
File size:
950 KB

Meet the Author


John Churton Collins (1848–1908) was an English literary critic. In 1872 he graduated from Balliol College, Oxford, and embarked on a literary career, working as a journalist, essayist, and lecturer. He is the author of several books, including Essays and Studies (1895), Essays in Poetry and Criticism (1905), as well as volumes on Rousseau and Voltaire.

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