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Collected essays in literary criticism

Author: Herbert Read; Latimer, Trend & Co.,; Faber and Faber,
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber Ltd, Plymouth : Latimer Trend & Co Ltd, 1938. [1938]. ©1938
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Genre/Form: Literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Read; Latimer, Trend & Co.,; Faber and Faber,
OCLC Number: 1613349
Notes: "First published in October 1938."
Includes essays originally published in the author's The sense of glory, 1929, Form in modern poetry, 1932, and In defense of Shelley. The remainder of the essays are either from his Reason and romanticism, 1926, or have not hitherto appeared in book form. cf. Acknowledgements.
Description: 366 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: General theories: The nature of poetry --
Organic and abstract form --
The personality of the poet --
Poetic diction --
The structure of the poem --
The nature of metaphysical poetry --
Obscurity in poetry --
Myth, dream and poem --
The poetice experience --
The nature of criticism --
Particular studies --
Froissart --
Malory --
Descartes --
Swift --
Vauvenargues --
Tobias Smollett --
Sterne --
Hawthorne --
Charlotte and Emily Brontë --
Bagehot --
Coventry Patmore --
Gerard Manley Hopkins --
Henry James.
Responsibility: by Herbert Read.

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