Poetry from 1660 to 1780 : Civil War, restoration, revolution (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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Poetry from 1660 to 1780 : Civil War, restoration, revolution

Poetry from 1660 to 1780 : Civil War, restoration, revolution

Author: Duncan Wu
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 2002.
Series: Blackwell essential literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This collection of poetry from 1660-1789 offers readers authoritative texts of the central works of the age. Poets are presented in chronological order, giving readers a sense of how poetry evolved  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Anthologie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan Wu
ISBN: 0631229817 9780631229810 0631229825 9780631229827
OCLC Number: 248253132
Notes: Based on British literature, 1640-1789: an anthology, ed. by Robert DeMaria Jr.
Description: VI, 183 Seiten.
Contents: Series Editor's Preface Introduction: Duncan Wu.1. John Milton (1608-1674):Paradise Lost.Book I.Book Ii.2. John Dryden (1631-1700): Absalom And Achitophel:A Poem To The Memory Of Mr Oldham.A Song For St Cecilia's Day.3. John Wilmot, Earl Of Rochester (1647-1680):The Imperfect Enjoyment.A Satyr Against Reason And Mankind.The Disabled Debauchee.Lampoon [On The Women About Town].Signior Dildo.A Satyr On Charles Ii.A Letter From Artemiza In The Town To Chloe In The Country.A Ramble In Saint James's Park.Song ('Fair Cloris In A Pigsty Lay').A Song ('Absent From Thee I Languish Still').4. Jonathan Swift (1667-1745):A Description Of The Morning.A Description Of A City Shower.Strephon And Chloe.The Lady's Dressing Room.A Beautiful Young Nymph Going To Bed.Cassinus And Peter. A Tragical Elegy.Verses On The Death Of Dr Swift, D.S.P.D.5. Alexander Pope (1688-1744):Epistle To Miss Blount, With The Works Of Voiture.The Rape Of The Lock.Eloisa To Abelard.Elegy To The Memory Of An Unfortunate Lady.6. Samuel Johnson (1709-1784):The Vanity Of Human Wishes.7. Thomas Gray (1716-1771):Ode On A Distant Prospect Of Eton College.Sonnet [On The Death Of Mr Richard West].Ode On The Death Of A Favourite Cat.Elegy Written In A Country Church-Yard.8. William Collins (1721-1759):Ode To Fear.Ode To Evening.9. Oliver Goldsmith (1730-1774):The Deserted Village, A Poem.Index Of Titles And First Lines.
Series Title: Blackwell essential literature.
Responsibility: ed. by Duncan Wu.


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