Victorian Poetry Pack

Victorian Poetry Pack

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Penguin/Longman Combination Value Packs Each pack contains a Penguin edition and a Longman criticism. The Penguin Book of Victorian Verse Edited by Daniel Karlin Introduced by Daniel Karlin Includes poetry written by Tennyson, Robert Browning and Christina Rossetti as well as generous selections from other major poets including Arnold, Emily Bronte, Hardy and Hopkins. and English Poetry of the Victorian Period 1830-1890 Bernard Richards Lecturer in English and Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford A thematic study of Victorian poetry which balances detailed analyses of individual poets including Tennyson, Browning, Clough and Hopkins, with a broader perspective of the poetic spirit of the age.show more

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  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 145 x 225 x 60mm | 2,000g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • LONGMAN
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 0582418488
  • 9780582418486

Table of contents

Contents for English Poetry of the Victorian Period 1830-1890 1 Introduction. 2 The Image of the Poet and the Function of Poetry. 3 The Diction of Victorian Poetry. 4 Victorian Versification. 5 Genres. 6 The Past. 7 Love Poetry. 8 Domesticity'. 9 The Elegiac. 10 Victorian Satire. 11 Nature and Science. 12 Art and Artists. 13 Religion. 14 The City. 15 Adumbrations of Modernism. Chronology. General Bibliographies. Individual Authors. Index.show more