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Haughton, Hugh - The Poetry of Derek Mahon, ebook

The Poetry of Derek Mahon

Haughton, Hugh


It will be come to be seen not only as the standard work on Mahon but as one of the critical cornerstones for the understanding of Northern Irish poetry. Derek Mahon is one of the leading poets of his time, both in Ireland and beyond, famously offering a perspective

Kendall, Tim - Modern English War Poetry, ebook

Modern English War Poetry

Kendall, Tim


Modern English War Poetry ranges widely across the twentieth century, incorporating detailed discussions of some of the most important poets of the period. It emphasizes the influence of war and war poetry even on those poets usually considered in other

Gray, Richard - A History of American Poetry, ebook

A History of American Poetry

Gray, Richard


A History of American Poetry presents a comprehensive exploration of the development of American poetic traditions from their pre-Columbian origins to the present day. Offers a detailed and accessible account of the entire range of American poetry Situates

Fitzpatrick, James - Titanic, ebook


Fitzpatrick, James


Now you can walk along the decks, take an imaginary journey through the galleys and experience life on board the Titanic through the power of poetry. The poem, Titanic, centres around a conversation between SO Lightoller, the highest ranking surviving officer, and

Faraone, Christopher A. - The Stanzaic Architecture of Early Greek Elegy, ebook

The Stanzaic Architecture of Early Greek Elegy

Faraone, Christopher A.


Faraone draws on analogies from Italian and English song and poetry of the Renaissance. All Greek is translated and all technical terms explained. - ;In this study of poetic form in early Greek elegy, Christopher A. Faraone argues against the prevailing assumption

Grene, Nicholas - Yeats's Poetic Codes, ebook

Yeats's Poetic Codes

Grene, Nicholas


- ;Nicholas Grene explores Yeats's poetic codes of practice, the key words and habits of speech that shape the reading experience of his poetry. Where previous studies have sought to decode his work, expounding its symbolic meanings by references to Yeats's occult