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 recognized piéces de résistance can be chanced on here—"Intimations of Immortality," "The historical Mariner," "The Tyger," excerpts from Don Juan—s good as a few much less accepted poems. As muchas attainable, the poets are prepared in chronological order, and their poems so as of composition, starting with eighteenth-century precursors resembling grey, Cowper, Burns, and Chatterton. certainly, most room has been given over to the key Romantics—Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Clare, and Keats—although their successors, poets equivalent to Beddoes and Poe, are incorporated, too, in addition to early poems through Tennyson and Browning. In a good advent, David Wright discusses the Romantics as a ancient phenomenon, and issues out their principal beliefs and themes.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the best writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts greater by way of introductions and notes via distinct students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations via award-winning translators.

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