anthology of Victorian verse

chosed by Marjorie R. Evans ; with an introd. by B. Ifor Evans.
  • 245 Pages
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  • English

Methuen , London
English poetry -- 19th cen
ContributionsEvans, Marjorie R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1223 E87
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 245 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17579838M

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The Penguin Book of Victorian Verse, A Critical Anthology Paperback – January 1, by Editor MacBeth, George (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings/5(7).

Die Victorian Poetry Annotated Anthology ist eine schöne Sammlung Victorianischer Werke. Zu jedem Gedicht, die alle nach Author sortiert sind, findet sich ein Vorwort, das einige Tipps zur /5(11).

It contains poems and even some of John Clare's poems which often seem to be omitted from the other collections and anthologies of Victorian poetry, even the excellent "Annotated Anthology".

The Oxford Book of Victorian Verse is a wide ranging book with several poems which I /5(15). A great age of poetry speaks for itself in Christopher Ricks's celebrated anthology: the variety and power of Victorian verse, the innovation and creativity with which poets resisted the bad.

This collection of poetry brings to life many of the important patterns of development in the verse of the late-Victorian period, and offers a fuller reflection of ‘decadence’ than those.

Victorian women poets have been constantly overshadowed by their male counterparts, but now Catherine Reilly has redressed the balance with this meticulously researched and richly varied anthology of poems by sixty-eight Victorian women.

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Alongside such famous names as Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Emily Brontë and Christina Rossetti are dozens of fine but unfamiliar poets whose work touches on. He is primarily remembered for the monumental "Oxford Book of English Verse " (later extended to ), and for his literary criticism.

He guided the taste of many who never met him, including American writer Helene Hanff, author of anthology of Victorian verse book Charing Cross Road, its sequel, Q's Legacy, and the putatively Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch was a /5(1).

Daniel Karlin has selected poetry written and published during the reign of Queen Victoria, ().

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Giving pride of place to Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Christina Rossetti, the volume offers generous selections from other major poets such asArnold, Emily Bronte, Hardy and Hopkins, and makes room for several poem-sequences in their entirety.4/5(3). When one thinks of the late 19th century, images of prim and proper women and stiff-upper-lipped gentlemen strolling down the street cane in hand comes to mind.

What one does not realize is that while things may have been so in public, in private it was another story. The Victorians produced tons. A great age of poetry speaks for itself in Christopher Ricks's celebrated anthology: the variety and power of Victorian verse, the innovation and creativity with which poets resisted the bad propensities of the era through which they lived.4/5(39).

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The Oxford Book of Victorian Verse Chosen by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch These selections from English, American and others poets span the 19th and early 20th centuries. It's a shame not to give an anthology of poetry less than five stars, but this seems such a wilfully odd compilation.

For an overview of an era from such a distinguished publisher, why choose other than the best from the poets represented. It would be better titled 'the book of obscure victorian verse'/5(2). The best anthology of Victorian poems is, in our opinion, The New Oxford Book of Victorian Verse (Oxford Books of Prose & Verse), edited by Christopher Ricks.

It contains many of the short poems quoted above, along with some of Victorian literature’s essential longer poems. The New Oxford Book of Victorian Verse Christopher Ricks Oxford Books of Prose & Verse. A new contemporary look for Christopher Ricks's widely praised anthology; A selection that shows Victorian verse at its best and most inspiring; poems by poets.

A new contemporary look for Christopher Ricks's widely praised anthology A selection that shows Victorian verse at its best and most inspiring poems by poets A great age of poetry speaks for itself in Christopher Ricks's celebrated anthology: the variety and power of Victorian verse, the innovation and creativity with which poets resisted the bad propensities of the era through which.

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New Oxford Book of Victorian Verse () Edited by Christopher Ricks. Poets included were: William Allingham – Matthew Arnold – Thomas Ashe – Henry Bellyse Baildon – William Barnes – Aubrey Beardsley – Thomas Lovell Beddoes – Hilaire Belloc – J.

Stanyan Bigg –. Our book today is 's The New Oxford Book of Victorian Verse edited by Christopher Hicks, in keeping both with April being National Poetry Month and also with my own ongoing fascination with all things Victorian, which has been true since that little slip of a thing came to the throne and made all the left-hand front-page columns in the Boston papers.

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Included are generous selections from the work of all major poets, and a representation of the work of virtually every poet of significance, from Thomas Ashe at the beginning of the era to Charlotte Mew at its end.

The Oxford Book of English Verse, created in by Arthur Quiller Couch and selected anew in by Helen Gardner, has established itself as the foremost anthology of English poetry: ample in span, liberal in the kinds of poetry presented.

This completely fresh selection brings in new poems and poets from all ages, and extends the range by Reviews: The Penguin Book of Victorian Verse by Daniel Karlin ( copies) The Oxford Book of Modern Verse by W.

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Book Description Gothic verse liberated the dark side of Romantic and Victorian verse: its medievalism, melancholy and morbidity. Some poets intended merely to shock or entertain, but Gothic also liberated the creative imagination and inspired them to enter disturbing areas of the psyche and to portray extreme states of human consciousness.

Six centuries of the best poetry in the English language constitute the poems of this unsurpassed anthology. The Oxford Book of Victorian Verse.

poems from authors span the 19th and early 20th centuries. Gothic verse liberated the dark side of Romantic and Victorian verse: its medievalism, melancholy and morbidity. Some poets intended merely to shock or entertain, but Gothic also liberated the creative imagination and inspired them to enter disturbing areas of the psyche and to portray extreme states of human consciousness.

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