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Author: Bliss CarmanJohn Vance CheneyCharles G D Roberts, SirCharles F RichardsonFrancis Hovey StoddardAll authors
Publisher: Philadelphia, J.D. Morris and Company [1904]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Éd. de luxeView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Poetry
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World's best poetry .
Philadelphia, J.D. Morris and Co. [1904]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bliss Carman; John Vance Cheney; Charles G D Roberts, Sir; Charles F Richardson; Francis Hovey Stoddard; John R Howard
OCLC Number: 1739806
Notes: Each volume has special t.-p.
Description: 10 v. fronts., plates (part col.) ports. 23 cm.
Contents: V. 1. Of home, of friendship; introduction: The purpose of poetry, by E. Carman; introductory essay: Young people and the poets, by W.D. MacClintock. --
v. 2. Love; introductory essay: The future of poetry, by J.V. Cheney. --
v. 3. Sorrow and consolation; [introductory essay] An interpretor of life, by L. Abbott. --
v. 4. The higher life; [introductory essay] Religion and poetry, by W. Gladden. --
v. 5. Nature; [introductory essay] The poetry of nature, by C.G.D. Roberts. --
v. 6. Of fancy, of sentiment; [introductory essay] The place of poetry in life, by C.F. Richardson. --
v. 7. Descriptive narrative; [introductory essay] What's the use of poetry, by R. Le Gallienne. --
v. 8. National spirit; [introductory essay] The study of poetry, by F.H. Stoddard. --
v. 9. Of tragedy, of humor; [introductry essay] The old case of poetry in a new court, by F.A. Gummere. --
v. 10. Poetical quotations; [introductory essay] After all, what is poetry, by J.R. Howard.
Responsibility: editor in chief: Bliss Carman; associated editors: John Vance Cheney, Charles G.D. Roberts, Charles F. Richardson, Francis H. Stoddard; managing editor: John R. Howard.


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