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T. S. Eliot : The Poems - Martin Scofield

T. S. Eliot

The Poems

Paperback Published: 9th May 1988
ISBN: 9780521317610
Number Of Pages: 276

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This book provides a comprehensive and stimulating introduction to Eliot's poetry for those reading and studying it, perhaps for the first time. The poems--as well as some of the poetic drama and relevant prose criticism--are discussed in detail and placed in relation to the development of Eliot's oeuvre, to his life, and to a wider context of philosophical and religious enquiry.

Aspects of the life of the poet
Early poetic influences and criticism, and poems written in early youth
Prufrock and other observations (1917)
Poetic thoery and poetic practice
Poems (1920)
The waste land (1922)
From The hollow men (1925) to 'Marina' (1930)
Poetry, pattern and belief
From Coriolan (1931) to 'Burnt Norton' (1936)
'Burnt Norton' (1936) and the pattern for Four Quartets
The wartime Quartets (1940-2)
Swelect bibliography
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ISBN: 9780521317610
ISBN-10: 0521317614
Series: British and Irish Authors
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 276
Published: 9th May 1988
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.67 x 13.51  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.27

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