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The greater Victorian poets

Walker, Hugh

The greater Victorian poets

by Walker, Hugh

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hugh Walker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR591 .W3 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901252M
    ISBN 10084822955X
    LC Control Number76045801
    OCLC/WorldCa2985582

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Excerpt from The Greater Victorian Poets IT is impossible to define precisely, and often difficult to define at all, a period of literature. The political divisions commonly adopted are approximations, in many cases of the roughest kind.

When we begin to ask what are the limits of the Elizabethan period, or of the period of Queen Anne, we find Author: Hugh Walker. The greater Victorian poets Paperback – Aug by Hugh Walker (Author) › Visit Amazon's Hugh Walker Page.

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[Folcroft, Pa.] Folcroft. Charles Dickens is the most famous Victorian novelist. With a focus on strong characterization, Dickens became extraordinarily popular in his day and remains one of. Victorian and Later English Poets Hardcover – January 1, by STEPHENS JAMES (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 4 formats and editions Hide Reviews: 1. Byeven Hugh Walker, who had devoted several pages of The Greater Victorian Poets () to praise Alfred Tennyson's patriotic writing, judged Victoria's former Poet Laureate as “too prone to echo back the thoughts of his own time and country” - and thus, suggestively, as.

Written by one of the Victorian era’s greatest poets in and published inthis little poem contains many of the features and themes we find in Rossetti’s poems elsewhere: mourning, death, remembering, love.

Unmindful of the roses, Unmindful of the thorn, A reaper tired reposes. Victorian Age, So for the topic that we have in the Victorian poets will be going to read about the all type of poetry in this age In the first generation poets of the Victorian age Alfred Tennyson and Robert Browning was born in the beginning of the century like Tennyson was and Browning Genre/Form: Electronic books Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Walker, Hugh, Greater Victorian poets.

Carlyle’s choice of the novel form and the book’s humour, generic flexibility, and political engagement point forward to distinctive characteristics of Victorian literature. Early Victorian literature: the age of the novel Several major figures of English Romanticism lived on into this period.

Coleridge died inDe Quincey in The Victorian era was a period of massive cultural, political, scientific, and religious change. New standards of morality and clearer understanding of geography shaped Victorian outlooks.

This in turn affected the work of poets and novelists, who play an important role in representing cultures. Future historians will look back on.

Victorian poets are also known as later nineteenth-century poets. Most of the writing of this period reflects current social, economic, and intellectual problems. The poetry of this period shows the crisis of religion and philosophy because of the development of science.

Richard Cronin teaches at Glasgow University. His publications include The Politics of Romantic Poetry () and Romantic Victorians: English Literature ().

Antony H. Harrison teaches at North Carolina State University. His books include Victorian Poets and Romantic Poems (), Victorian Poets and the Politics of Culture (), The Culture of Christina Rossetti.

The Main Tendencies Of Victorian Poetry: Studies In The Thought And Art Of The Greater Poets () [Arnold Smith] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it Author: Arnold Smith. The Crisis of Faith refers to an event in the Victorian era in which much of Europe’s middle class begins to doubt what is written in the book of Genesis as a reliable source in accordance of how the universe was created (Flynn).

Their study of geology ties to a greater purpose in interpreting the book of Genesis over again so as to keep. Shelves: poetry, victorian-literature A superb collection, with masterful selections by the editors (I would expect nothing less from a work compiled in part by W.

Auden). The problem that I have with Norton Anthologies of Poetry is that they're just too large and wearying; I consider them reference books, to be used when necessary.4/5(4).

The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Poetry provides a closely-read appreciation of the vibrancy and variety of Victorian poetic forms, and attends to poems as both shaped and shaping forces. The volume is divided into four main sections. The first section on 'Form' looks at a few central innovations and engagements―'Rhythm', 'Beat', 'Address Reviews: 1.

This book recovers and explores an important tradition of nineteenth-century women's poetry from Felicia Hemans to Charlotte Mew.

Angela Leighton not only discusses the work of neglected poets such as Augusta Webster and "Michael Field," but also charts the development of women's poetry from sentimentalism of Hemans and L.E.L.

(Letitia Elizabeth Landon) to the various stra/5(1). Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning are the three nineteenth-century poets explored in this collection. The mixture of complete poems and extracts introduces readers to the variety of narrative and lyric work which forms/5(4).The book depicts this kind of thing with honesty, giving insight in a way only fictional stories can.

Charles Dickens I don’t think I need to give much information on Charles Dickens, we all know why he’s the greatest of all Victorian novelists.Victorian Poets and the Changing Bible charts the impact of post-Enlightenment biblical criticism on English literary culture.

The eighteenth and nineteenth centuries saw a widespread reevaluation of biblical inspiration, in which the Bible’s poetic nature came to be seen .