It has often been said that love, both sacred and profane, is the only true subject of the lyric poem. Nothing better justifies this claim than the splendid poems in this volume, which range from the writings of ancient China to those of modern-day America and represent, at its most piercing, a universal experience of the human soul.
Series: Everyman's Pocket Poets
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 21st October 1993
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 16.2 x 11.2 x 1.9
Weight (kg): 0.23
Edition Number: 1