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Selected Poems : John Crowe Ransom - John Crowe Ransom

Selected Poems

John Crowe Ransom

Paperback

Published: 27th February 2013
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A collection of poems which cover a wide range of themes and moods, and are characterized by subtle irony and a sympathetic understanding of human nature.

Classically derived forms, the sonnet, the ballad, etc. for a second collection of shorter lyrics in which death and decay are the dominant notes. Here also are lovely ladies and cruel ones - the loss of love - the gains of time - etc. This is the work of a younger poet - rhyme rather than poetry - and lacks any genuine aesthetic quality. (Kirkus Reviews)

ISBN: 9780856359484
ISBN-10: 0856359483
Series: ELEANOR BRASCH
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 80
Published: 27th February 2013
Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.2 x 13.5  x 1.1
Weight (kg): 0.21
Edition Number: 3