The Great Modern Poets PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Great Modern Poets free pdf Reproduced within this book are the essential poems of Thomas Hardy, A.E. Housman, W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Robert Frost, D.H. Lawrence, Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, Wilfred Owen, John Betjeman, W.H. Auden, Dylan Thomas, Philip Larkin, Allen Ginsberg, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, Seamus Heaney and many other major poets of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. For each, Michael Schmidt has provided an insight into their themes and the background to their work, opening for the reader a greater understanding and enjoyment of these extraordinary poems.

About Michael Schmidt

Michael Schmidt is Professor of Poetry at the University of Glasgow. He is a poet, novelist, translator, literary historian and anthologist. He is the managing director of the influential poetry publisher, Carcanet Press. His books include Lives of the Poets, The Story of Poetry, The First Poets and The Shakespeare Handbook (Quercus).

Details Book

Author : Michael Schmidt
Publisher : Quercus Publishing
Data Published : 04 September 2014
ISBN : 184866866X
EAN : 9781848668669
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Great Modern Poets



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Great Modern Poets free pdfThe Great Modern Poets

    Reproduced within this book are the essential poems of Thomas Hardy. A.E. Housman. W.B. Yeats. Rudyard Kipling. Robert Frost. D.H. Lawrence. Ezra Pound. T.S. Eliot..


  • A Personal Anthology free pdfA Personal Anthology

    A selection of poems by various poets. including W.B Yeats. Gerard Manley Hopkins. and D.H. Lawrence. There are also readings especially devoted to John Milton's 'Comus' and 'Paradise Lost' with Dylan Thomas as Satan..


  • Selected Poems of Sylvia Plath free pdfSelected Poems of Sylvia Plath

    Sylvia Plath is one of the defining voices in twentieth-century poetry. This classic selection of her work. made by her former husband Ted Hughes. provides the perfect introduction to this most influential of poets..


  • Poems by T. S. Eliot free pdfPoems by T. S. Eliot

    Poems by T. S. Eliot Thomas Stearns Eliot OM (26 September 1888 - 4 January 1965) was an essayist. publisher. playwright. literary and social critic and "one of the twentieth century's major poets..


  • The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas - The Original Edition free pdfThe Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas - The Original Edition

    The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas contains poems that Thomas personally decided best represented his work. A year before its publication Thomas died from swelling of the brain triggered by excessive drinking..


  • The Great Modern Poets free pdfThe Great Modern Poets

    Can You Download Ebooks For Free. Reproduced within this book are the essential poems of Thomas Hardy, A.E. Housman, W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Robert Frost, D.H. Lawrence, Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, W