Download PDF by John Howlett: Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes

By John Howlett

ISBN-10: 1611479282

ISBN-13: 9781611479287

This booklet represents the 1st scholarly amassing jointly of the long-neglected poetry of the varsity Inspector, educationalist and thinker Edmond Holmes (1850 – 1936). along a beneficiant choice from Holmes’s six volumes of poetry there's additionally a whole replica of Holmes’s essay What is Poetry which served to delineate his considering at the self-discipline. aiding those unique works is either a long scholarly creation and broad endnotes which serve to find Holmes’s poetry no longer in simple terms in the context of its time and among his personal contemporaries but in addition to make a case for the significance of this physique of labor in its personal correct fairly in its promulgation of unique and leading edge principles. Holmes’s poetry represents a very specific blend of conventional verse shape coupled with cutting edge and esoteric subject material (often drawing upon japanese Buddhist philosophy in addition to Western Romanticism and Pantheism) and so merits to be extra widely known as being totally distinct in the canon of Victorian and smooth poetry.

Show description

Read or Download Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes PDF

Similar british & irish poetry books

The Collected Poems and Journals of Mary Tighe - download pdf or read online

Mary Blachford Tighe used to be born in Dublin in 1772 and have become a poet by way of the age of seventeen. Her significantly well known 1805 epic poem Psyche ; or, The Legend of affection made her a fixture of English literary background for far of the 19th century. for far of the 20th century, even if, Tighe used to be larger recognized for her impression on Keats's poetry than the huge benefits of her personal paintings.

R. M. Liuzza's The Poems of MS Junius 11: Basic Readings (Basic Readings in PDF

Taken from an analogous manuscript as Cynewulf, the Junius eleven poems-Genesis, Exodus, Daniel, and Christ and Satan-comprise  a sequence of redacted previous English works which have been  usually  offered because the paintings of Bede's Caedmon. Medieval students have concluded that the 4 poems have been composed through multiple writer and later edited via Junius  in 1655.

Download PDF by Warren Ginsberg: Tellers, Tales, and Translation in Chaucer's Canterbury

Good points distinguish the Canterbury stories from different medieval collections of reports: the interaction one of the pilgrims and the way during which the tales healthy their narrators. In his new e-book, Warren Ginsberg argues that Chaucer usually associated tellers and stories by means of recasting a coordinating thought or set of matters in all of the blocks of textual content that make up a 'Canterbury' functionality.

Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes - download pdf or read online

This publication represents the 1st scholarly amassing jointly of the long-neglected poetry of the college Inspector, educationalist and thinker Edmond Holmes (1850 – 1936). along a beneficiant choice from Holmes’s six volumes of poetry there's additionally an entire copy of Holmes’s essay what's Poetry which served to delineate his considering at the self-discipline.

Additional resources for Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes

Example text

Download PDF sample

Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes by John Howlett


by Mark
4.5

Download PDF by John Howlett: Selected Poetry and Prose of Edmond Holmes
Rated 4.33 of 5 – based on 36 votes