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O'Neill, Michael 1953-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 7,529 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  History  Biography  Manuscripts  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Popular works  Art  Exhibition catalogs  Illustrations 
Roles: Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR5402, 016.8209007
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael O'Neill
Literature of the romantic period a bibliographical guide by Michael O'Neill ( )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The Cambridge history of English poetry by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Poetry written in English is uniquely powerful and suggestive in its capacity to surprise, unsettle, shock, console and move. The Cambridge History of English Poetry offers sparklingly fresh and dynamic readings of an extraordinary range of poets and poems from Beowulf to Alice Oswald. An international team of experts explores how poets in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland use language and to what effect, examining questions of form, tone and voice; they comment, too, on how formal choices are inflected by the poet's time and place. The Cambridge History of English Poetry is the most comprehensive and authoritative history of the field from Anglo-Saxon times to the present. It traces patterns of continuity, transformation, transition and development. Covering a remarkable array of poets and poems, and featuring an extensive bibliography, the scope and depth of this major work of reference make it required reading for anyone interested in poetry"--BOOK JACKET
Percy Bysshe Shelley : a literary life by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Auden, MacNeice, Spender : the thirties poetry by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human mind's imaginings : conflict and achievement in Shelley's poetry by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The major works by Percy Bysshe Shelley ( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This major new edition, originally commissioned for the acclaimed Oxford Authors series under the general editorship of Frank Kermode, brings together a unique combination of Shelley's poetry and prose - the lyric poems, plays, longer poems, criticism, and essays - to give the essence of his work and thinking."--BOOK JACKET
Romanticism and the self-conscious poem by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O'Neill examines the phenomenon of the 'self-conscious poem' - a poem concerned with poetry or a poem that displays awareness of itself as a poem - and argues that self-consciousness is allied to the new status granted to poetry by the Romantics
Poetic Form : an Introduction by Michael D Hurley ( Book )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This work provides lucid, elegant, and original analyses of poetic form and its workings in a wide range of poems"--
The all-sustaining air : romantic legacies and renewals in British, American, and Irish poetry since 1900 by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Drawn from Shelley's Prometheus Unbound, the title of this book suggests the cultural and literary persistence of the Romantic in the work of many British, American, and Irish poets since 1900. Allowing for and celebrating the multiple, even fracture nature of Romantic legacies, Michael O'Neill focuses on the creative impact of Romantic poetry on twentieth - and twenty-first century poetry. Individual chapters embrace numerous authors and texts, and span different cultures; the intention is not the forlorn hope of completeness, but the wish to open up possibilities and intersections, and there is a strong sense throughout of poetry serving as a form of literary criticism."--BOOK JACKET
Keats : bicentenary readings ( Book )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shelley ( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Attacked by T. S. Eliot and F. R. Leavis, Shelley's poetry has, over the last few decades, enjoyed a revival of critical interest. His radical politics and arrestingly original poetic strategies have been studied from a variety of perspectivesformalist, deconstructionist, new historicist, feminist, and others. Of all the Romantics, Shelley has benefited most from the so-called 'theoretical revolution', as is borne out by the wide range of recent critical work represented in this volume. The thirteen essays selected analyse many of Shelley's finest poems, including Alastor, Julian and Maddalo. Prometheus Unbound, Adonais, and The Triumph of Life." "Michael O'Neill's informed Introduction explores the contours of this debate and the issues at stake in it. Detailed headnotes to the individual essays and a further reading section provide invaluable guides to the reader. This collection illuminates the enduring and contemporary significance of the work of a major poet."--BOOK JACKET
The poems of W.B. Yeats : a sourcebook by W. B Yeats ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This sourcebook is ideal for those new to Yeats's poetry or those who wish to look deeper into its workings, its reception and the contexts from which it emerged
The Oxford handbook of Percy Bysshe Shelley ( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This handbook takes stock of current developments in the study of a major Romantic poet and prose-writer, and seeks to advance Shelley studies beyond the current scholarship. It consists of forty-two chapters written by a prestigious international cast of established and emerging scholar-critics, and offers the most wide-ranging single-volume body of writings on Shelley. The volume builds on the textual revolution in Shelley studies, which has transformed understanding of the poet, as critics are able to focus on what Shelley actually wrote. This handbook is divided into five thematic sections: Biography and Relationships; Prose; Poetry; Cultures, Traditions, Influences; and Afterlives
Romantic poetry : an annotated anthology ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prose works of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth-century British and Irish poetry : Hardy to Mahon by Michael O'Neill ( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Featuring contributions from some of the major critics of contemporary poetry, Twentieth-Century British and Irish Poetry offers an accessible, imaginative, and highly stimulating body of critical work on the evolution of British and Irish poetry in the twentieth-century. Covers all the poets most commonly studied at university level courses. Features criticisms of British and Irish poetry as seen from a wide variety of perspectives, movements, and historical contexts. Explores current debates about contemporary poetry, relating them to the volume's larger themes. Edited by a widely respected poetry critic and award-winning poet."--
Thinking about almost everything : new ideas to light up minds ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking About Almost Everything brings together original thinking on a staggering range of topics across the sciences, arts and humanities, grouped into nine imaginative and sometimes startling thematic categories. Entries on terror, the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and climate change are juxtaposed in the '(Un)settlement' section, while 'Presences' brings together plant genetics, race, humans and animals, music theology, and the Willmore Conjecture. The short (often just one-page) essays are written in a lively and accessible style, and the book is illustrated with original and challenging images. Thinking About Almost Everything shows how even the most intricate and complex knowledge can enliven public curiosity and spark new thinking on issues either known or yet to be discovered
Venice and the cultural imagination : 'this strange dream upon the water' ( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the era of the Grand Tour, Venice was the cultural jewel in the crown of Europe and the epitome of decadence. This edited collection of eleven essays draws on a range of disciplines and approaches to ask how Venice's appeal has affected Western culture since 1800
Dante rediscovered : from Blake to Rodin by David Bindman ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romanticism : critical concepts in literary and cultural studies ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
O'Neill, M. S. C. (Michael S. C.), 1953-
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English (186)
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