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On English Poetry - Being an Irregular Approach to the Psychology of This Art from Evidence Mainly Subjective - cover

On English Poetry - Being an Irregular Approach to the Psychology of This Art from Evidence Mainly Subjective

Robert Graves

Publisher: Good Press

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Robert Graves' 'On English Poetry' is a comprehensive exploration of the essence of English poetry, spanning from its origins to modern times. Graves delves into the intricacies of poetic form, language, and symbolism, providing a deep analysis of renowned English poets such as Shakespeare, Milton, and Wordsworth. His writing style is erudite and scholarly, offering readers a profound understanding of the literary context that shaped English poetry. Throughout the book, Graves masterfully weaves together historical insights with critical interpretations, making it a valuable resource for students and enthusiasts of English literature. As a prominent poet and scholar himself, Graves brings a unique perspective to the discussion, offering fresh insights and interpretations of classic English poems. His passion for the subject shines through his meticulous research and thoughtful analysis, making 'On English Poetry' a compelling read for anyone interested in the evolution of English poetic tradition.
Available since: 11/29/2019.
Print length: 77 pages.

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