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Selected poems

Author: Matthew Arnold; Timothy Peltason
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1994.
Series: Penguin classics.; Penguin selected English poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Peltason has selected poems written mostly by the time Arnold has reached his mid-thirties, but also including the three elegies for family pets that Arnold wrote near the end of his life. The volume  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Arnold; Timothy Peltason
ISBN: 0140423761 9780140423761
OCLC Number: 32138720
Description: xvii, 225 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: To a gipsy child by the sea-shore; Mycerinus; the Hayswater boat; Shakespeare; written in Butler's sermons; written in Emerson's essays; in harmony with nature; in Utrumque Paratus; fragment of chorus of a "Dejaneira"; the strayed reveller; resignation; the forsaken Merman; to a friend; quiet work; meeting; isolation to Marguerite; to Marguerite - continued; stanzas in memory of the author of "Obermann"; human life; destiny; Empedocles on Etna; Tristram and Iseult; youth and calm; memorial verses; too late; Dover beach; lines written in Kensington gardens; a summer night; the buried life; a tomb among the mountains; stanzas from the Grande Chartreuse; Sohrab and Rustum; the scholar-Gipsy; a dream; requiescat; Philomela; Rugby chapel; stanzas from Carnac; Heine's grave; worldly place; Palladium; Thyrsis; Obermann once more; growing old; the progress of Poesy; the last word; "Below the surface-stream, shallow and light"; Geist's grave; poor Matthias; Kaiser dead.
Series Title: Penguin classics.; Penguin selected English poets.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: Matthew Arnold ; edited with an introduction by Timothy Peltason.


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