Ironic harvest English poetry in the twentieth century. by G. Thurley

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The intellectualist position --F.R. Leavis and the English existential tradition --'Partial fires': Empson's poetry --W.H.

Auden: the image as instance --A kind of scapegoat: a retrospect on Stephen Spender --David Gascoyne: phenomena of zero --Dylan Thomas: Merlin as sponger --The legacy of. "hardcover, 5¾ x 8¾, with dust jacket This book offers an entirely new approach to modern poetry.

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