Minor poets of the seventeenth century

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Statementedited by R. G. Howarth.
SeriesEveryman"s library -- 873
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Seventeenth-Century English Minor Poets book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(4). Minor poets of the seventeenth century book Additional Physical Format: Online version: Minor poets of the seventeenth century. London: Dent ; New York: Dutton, (OCoLC) Document Type.

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Minor poets of the seventeenth century. London, Dent; New York, Dutton [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Edward Herbert Herbert of Cherbury, Baron; Thomas Carew; John Suckling, Sir; Richard Lovelace: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R G Howarth.

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Revised and up-dated throughout, Dr Parfitt has added new material on poets as varied as Marvell and Traherne. This study explores the thesis that the spectacular flowering of English religious lyric poetry in the seventeenth century occurred in response to a new and powerful stimulus to the imagination—the pervasive Protestant emphasis upon the Bible as a book, as God’s Word encapsulated in human words and in the linguistic features of a variety of texts.

If new historicism always foregrounds the “margin” or “periphery” in term of ideology, and repressive power, the new historicist has not even become able to produce a good book about the minor poets of the 17th century like Suckling and Lovelace.

Donne’s verse letters, Marvell’s satire etc. are being ignored even by recent critics. Marrano Poets of the Seventeenth Century Book Description: The story of the Marranos (the Jewish converts to Christianity in Spain and Portugal) has long been a source of fascination for Jews interested in their heritage and for all those concerned with the struggle for freedom of.

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of Pittsburgh Press, pp. $) by Claude J. Summers Leah Sinanoglou Marcus' new book is a major contribution to seventeenth-century studies. Seventeenth-century poets betray a reluctance to separate life from art; many of their poems are about apparently trivial or unfamiliar things—the “fleeting things” of the title.

Hammond has used his rare knowledge of the period to unlock images and references that have previously been overlooked or misunderstood, creating a fresh view of. English Lyric Poetry is a comprehensive reassessment of lyric poetry of the early seventeenth century.

The study is directed at both beginning and more advanced students of literature, and responds to more specialised scholarly inquiries pursued of late in relation to specific by: 5. The term metaphysical poets was coined by the critic Samuel Johnson to describe a loose group of 17th-century English poets whose work was characterized by the inventive use of conceits, and by a greater emphasis on the spoken rather than lyrical quality of their poets were not formally affiliated and few were highly regarded until 20th century attention established their importance.

Almost forgotten in the 18th century, and in the 19th century alternately applauded for his poetry’s lyricism and condemned for its “obscenities,” Robert Herrick is, in the latter half of the 20th century, finally becoming recognized as one of the most accomplished nondramatic poets of his age.

Long dismissed as merely a “minor poet” and, as a consequence, neglected or underestimated. The Minor Dramatists of Seventeenth- Century Spain.

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Thomas Traherne and the Spiritual Poets of the Seventeenth Century. These minor prophets of seventeenth century English literature have often been treated as mystics, and there {} is in all of them, except George Herbert, a rich strand of mystical religion, but their mysticism is only an element, a single aspect, of a very much wider and.

Dickinson's poetry was heavily influenced by the Metaphysical poets of seventeenth-century England, as well as her reading of the Book of Revelation and her upbringing in a Puritan New England town, which encouraged a Calvinist, orthodox, and conservative approach to Christianity.

She admired the poetry of Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. This volume includes the major poets John Donne, Ben Jonson, George Herbert, John Milton, and Andrew Marvell the major women writers of the era Aemilia Lanyer, Mary Wroth, Anne Bradstreet, Margaret Cavendish, and Katherine Philips and nineteen other poets essential to an understanding of English literature in the seventeenth century.

The Earlier Seventeenth Century: 1: Bacon, Francis. Seventeenth-Century English Minor Poets (). Fowler, Alastair, ed. The New Oxford Book of Seventeenth Century Verse (). Gardner, Helen, ed. The Metaphysical Poets ().

Greer, Germaine, et al., eds. Kissing the Rod: An Anthology of 17th Century Women’s Verse. Summary: Paradise Lost is an epic poem in white verse of the seventeenth-century English poet John Milton ().

The first version, published inconsisted of ten books with more than ten thousand verses. A second edition followed inorganized into twelve books (in the manner of Virgil's Aeneid) with minor revisions everywhere and a note on verification.

Metaphysical Lyrics & Poems of the Seventeenth Century Donne to Butler Selected and Edited with an Essay by Sir Herbert J.C. Grierson “Metaphysical poetry, in the full sense of the term,” as Grierson writes, “is a poetry which has been inspired by a philosophical conception of the universe and the rôle assigned to the human spirit in the great drama of existence.”.

Unlike the major figures of the "Metaphysical Revival," John Donne and George Herbert, whose works were widely known and discussed in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Thomas Traherne is almost wholly a discovery of twentieth-century his own lifetime he published only one book, Roman Forgeries (), and, as a clergyman he did not rise to prominence.

Abstract. This chapter has three sections: 1. General; 2. Dryden; 3. Other Authors. Section 2(b) is by James Ogden; section 3(b) is by David Walker; section 3(Cited by: 1.

What may be called the ‘guide-book’ use of references in travel accounts sometimes takes the form of a simple mention of a place, a historical event, or a fact that the seventeenth-century writer uses to anchor his text.

The most frequently cited ancient author here is Pliny the by: 1. Seventeenth-Century British Poetry,ed. Gregory Chaplin and John P. Rumrich (Norton Critical, ). Kissing the Rod: An Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Women’s Verse, ed.

Germaine Greer et al. (Farrar, ). Early Modern English Poetry: A Critical Companion, ed. Patrick Cheney, Andrew Hadfield, and Garrett A. Sullivan Jr. The Prosody of the Eighteenth Century; The Georgian Drama; The Growth of the Later Novel; Book Production and Distribution, – ; The Bluestockings; Children’s Books; XII.

The Romantic Revival. Sir Walter Scott; Byron; Shelley; Keats; Lesser Poets, – Rogers, Campbell, Moore and Others; Reviews and Magazines in the Early. 20 2 Reviews, McCrae's obituary, 20 3 Voice of the Forest, 20 4 Milton, John Minor Poets of the Seventeenth Century 20 5 Revision, 20 6.

The following paperback titles are available in the Everyman's Library for Misc. The minor poets either became satellites of Op. cit., pp. See Beware the Cat, [] one or other major group, on the fringe of which they might secure a transcription of a poem and thereby pretend intimacy within the circle, or else set up imitative circles elsewhere.

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