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Six centuries of verse

Author: Anthony Thwaite
Publisher: London : Thames Methuen, 1984.
Series: Channel Four book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Is both a history and an anthology of poetry in the English language, from Chaucer to T.S. Eliot and from Shakespeare to Dylan Thomas.
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Six centuries of verse.
London : Thames Methuen, 1984
(OCoLC)610433314
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Thwaite
ISBN: 0423009508 9780423009507 0423009605 9780423009606
OCLC Number: 10959212
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 290 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Chaucer, 1340-1400. --
Medieval to Elizabethan, 1400-1600. --
Shakespeare, 1564-1616. --
Metaphysical and devotional, 1590-1670. --
Milton, 1608-74. --
Restoration and Augustan, 1660-1745. --
Late classical poets and romantic pioneers, 1750-1850. --
Wordsworth, 1770-1850. --
Younger romantics, 1800-24. --
Victorians, 1837-1901. --
American pioneers, 1849-1910. --
Romantics and realists, 1870-1920. --
Early twentieth century, 1914-1939. --
Later twentieth century, 1934-84.
Series Title: Channel Four book.
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Anthony Thwaite.

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