English Romantic Verse (Penguin Classics)

English Romantic Verse (Penguin Classics)


English Romantic poetry from its beginnings and its flowering to the 1st symptoms of its decadence

Nearly the entire well-known piéces de résistance should be came upon here—"Intimations of Immortality," "The historical Mariner," "The Tyger," excerpts from Don Juan—s good as a few much less wide-spread poems. As muchas attainable, the poets are prepared in chronological order, and their poems so as of composition, starting with eighteenth-century precursors reminiscent of grey, Cowper, Burns, and Chatterton. certainly, most room has been given over to the most important Romantics—Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Clare, and Keats—although their successors, poets comparable to Beddoes and Poe, are incorporated, too, in addition to early poems by means of Tennyson and Browning. In an outstanding creation, David Wright discusses the Romantics as a historic phenomenon, and issues out their significant beliefs and themes.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the top writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more desirable through introductions and notes via special students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations via award-winning translators.

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