A key to modern English poetry
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A key to modern English poetry by Martin Gilkes

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Published by Folcroft Press in Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English


  • History and criticism,
  • English poetry,
  • Imagist poetry

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPR581 .G45 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26899686M

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gilkes, Martin. Key to modern English poetry. [Folcroft, Pa.] Folcroft Press. Print book: English: 2d edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism. English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism. Imagist poetry -- History and criticism. View . The book is enhanced by a general introduction, recommended reading lists at the end of each chapter, and a chronology of Renaissance poetry tailored to the book's contents. Early Modern English Poetry provides an accessible introduction both to a key selection of canonical poetic works in English and to historical and cultural topics that. Early Modern English Poetry: A Critical Companion presents twenty-eight original essays on the major poems of the English Renaissance. Each essay is written by a leading scholar and examines a poem in the context of an important topic in early modern culture/5(7).

This article focuses on poetry from the United Kingdom written in the English article does not cover poetry from other countries where the English language is spoken, including Southern Ireland after December The earliest surviving English poetry, written in Anglo-Saxon, the direct predecessor of modern English, may have been composed as early as the 7th century. Discover the best Contemporary Poetry in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Kindle Store Best Sellers. Poems (Los Angeles Times Book Award: Poetry) Louise Glück. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ # The Best American Poetry (The Best American Poetry series) English United States. Books shelved as poetry: Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur, Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein, The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur, The Princess Sav. There have been many books on early modernist poetry, not so many on its various sequels, and still fewer on the currents and cross-currents of poetry since World War II. Until now there has been no single comprehensive history of British and American poetry throughout the half century from the mids to Reviews:

Characteristics of Modern Poetry • Stylistic experimentation and disrupted syntax • Stream of Consciousness (a term coined by American psychologist William James to describe the natural flow of a person’s thoughts) • Theme of alienation: characters or speakers feel disconnected from people and/or society/the world • Focus on images. English literature, the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles from the 7th century to the present, ranging from drama, poetry, and fiction to autobiography and historical writing. Key writers include Shakespeare and Jane . Contemporary Poetry Books Showing of 2, Citizen: An American Lyric (Paperback) by. Claudia Rankine (shelved 11 times as contemporary-poetry) “Modern poetry, for me, began not in English at all but in Spanish, in the poems of Lorca.” ― W.S. Merwin 21 likes. Poetry Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Durrell, Lawrence. Key to modern poetry. [London] P. Nevill [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / .