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The metaphysical poets.

Jim Hunter

The metaphysical poets.

by Jim Hunter

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Published by Evans Bros. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern (to 1700) -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 158-159.

    SeriesLiterature in perspective
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23318143M

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Metaphysical poets by Reid, David, , Longman edition, in English The Metaphysical poets ( edition) | Open Library Metaphysical Poets Homework Help Questions. What are the characteristics of metaphysical poetry? Metaphysical poetry is a term applied to many poets who wrote in a rather difficult and abstract

    Metaphysical poetry is the name given to a style of poetry from the seventeenth century. Some of metaphysical poets include John Donne, Edward Taylor, George Herbert, and Andrew :// When we begin exploring John Donne’s verse, the description of him as a ‘metaphysical’ poet is inescapable and so it’s worth considering in detail.. Importantly, Donne and the other 16th- and 17th-century poets gathered under the ‘metaphysical’ banner – Carew, Vaughan and Marvell to name some of the most renowned – didn’t form a cohesive movement in their own ://

    The Metaphysical Poets provides an introduction to the work of six strikingly various and original poets- Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Vaughan, Marvell and Traherne. By closely examining how the poems work, the book aims to help readers at all stages of proficiency and knowledge to enjoy and critically appreciate the ways in which fantastic and  › Home › eBooks.   ‘the metaphysical poets’, led by John Donne, and including George Herbert, Richard Crashaw, Thomas Carew, and Andrew Marvell. Johnson was using the word metaphysical not in any strict philosophical sense, but to indicate that these poets explored subtle and complex ideas and imagery. What has changed since Johnson is his final judgement that


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The metaphysical poets have been a huge influence on 20th century English poetry, and it seems amazing that for a long time they were largely neglected. Much of their work calls for a This is a brilliant selection of metaphysical poems, with generous selections of John Donne, George Herbert, Andrew Marvell and Henry Vaughan alongside other The “metaphysical poets” were in no way a self-proclaimed poetic school or movement.

Nor were they all exact contemporaries of one another; the earliest poet represented in this anthology, Sir Walter Raleigh, was born around and the last survivor, Richard Leigh, was born innearly a century after Raleigh, and died as late as  › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › Poetry › By Period.

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Eliot) First published in the Times Literary Supplement, 20 October By collecting these poems from the work of a generation more often named than read, and more often read than profitably studied, Professor Grierson has rendered a service of some  › 百度文库 › 语言/资格考试.

VG+/, rev ed.,softcover, 11x18cm, pp+ads, Helen Gardner, intro and ed, The Metaphysical Poets, including Donne, Jonson, Carew, Milton, Marvel, part of the Penguin Poets Series, like new save for slight spine edge wear and corner crease and marks on pno :// I chose this book as a text for a class covering the Metaphysical Poets.

Its obvious comparison is against Helen Gardner's Penguin anthology (no longer easily available); it does quite well indeed. Burrow's introduction is lucid and intelligent and the notes, whilst not exhaustive, give students enough information to develop their own  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Poetry.

metaphysical poets, name given to a group of English lyric poets of the 17th cent. The term was first used by Samuel Johnson (). The hallmark of their poetry is the metaphysical conceit (a figure of speech that employs unusual and paradoxical images), a reliance on A key anthology for students of English literature, Metaphysical Poetry is a collection whose unique philosophical insights are some of the crowning achievements of Renaissance verse, edited with an introduction and notes by Colin Burrow in Penguin Classics.

Spanning the Elizabethan age to the Restoration and beyond, Metaphysical poetry sought to describe a time of startling progress  › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › Poetry › Genres. Grierson's book is in itself a piece of criticism, and a provocation of criticism; and we think that he was right in including so many poems of Donne, elsewhere (though not in many editions) accessible, as documents in the case of 'metaphysical poetry'.

With their intricate arguments, startling conceits and dazzling wit, the seventeenth-century poets who became known as ‘metaphysical’ brought a new ingenuity and energy to English verse.

John Donne’s poems are some of the most passionate and profound to b?id=zS_EXPFEtKwC. Samual Johnson was the first person, who invented the term Metaphysical Poetry, while talking about the life of Abraham Cowley in his book, "Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets"(–81).

He says that, in the beginning of 17th century, a race of writers appeared, who may be regarded as Metaphysical  › 百度文库 › 语言/资格考试.

The Metaphysical Poets的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。将这些话题细分出来,分别进行讨论,会有更多收获 Naxos AudioBooks - Metaphysical Poets, The (selections) Jonathan Keeble. Jonathan Keeble’s theatre work includes leading roles at Manchester’s Royal Exchange, Coventry, Liverpool, Exeter, Lancaster and West Yorkshire includes People Like Us, The Two of Us and Deptford an has featured in over radio plays for the BBC and was a member of the Radio Drama ://   Recommended Metaphysical Poets (that you can find in this book): John Donne: "A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning" & "The Ecstasy" (2 of my top 10 favorite poems), "The Good-Morrow," "The Bait," and "The Flea" (which is hilarious and weird)(John Donne reads alternately like the most romantic, insightful and passionate man that ever lived, and a   The poem is famous for its enigmatic reference to the poet’s ‘vegetable love’ – which has, perhaps inevitably, been interpreted as a sexual innuendo, and gives us a nice example of the metaphysical poets’ love of unusual metaphors.

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The "metaphysical poets" is a term coined by literary critic Samuel Johnson to describe a loose group of English lyric poets of the 17th century, who shared an interest in metaphysical concerns and a common way of investigating them, and whose work was characterized by inventiveness of metaphor (these involved comparisons being known as metaphysical conceits).

These poets were not "The Metaphysical Poets provides an introduction to the work of six strikingly various and original poets: Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Vaughan, Marvell and Traherne. By closely examining how the poems work, the book aims to help readers at all stages of proficiency and knowledge to enjoy and critically appreciate the ways in which fantastic and.

The metaphysical poets were a loose group of British lyric poets of the 17th century. In this collection read by Sir Cedric Harwicke, Robert Newton and David Moore are poems by John Donne, Robert Southwell, Richard Crawshaw, George Herbert, Henry Vaughan and Andrew ://  The Metaphysical Poets provides an introduction to the work of six strikingly various and original poets- Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Vaughan, Marvell and Traherne.

By closely examining how the poems work, the book aims to help readers at all stages of proficiency and knowledge to enjoy and critically appreciate the ways in which fantastic and The Metaphysical Poets provides an introduction to the work of six strikingly various and original poets- Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Vaughan, Marvell and Traherne.

By closely examining how the poems work, the book aims to help readers at all stages of proficiency and knowledge to enjoy and critically appreciate the ways in which fantastic and