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- University of Delaware Press 2011; US$ 89.99
This study referred to as a "preface" is given this designation because its basic aim is not to offer an up-to-date overall assessment of Dryden's translation of Virgil's Æneid but, rather, to provide a relevant basis for such an assessment ?thus allowing for a wide range of readership. The relevance of this approach rests on two basic premises:... more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 35.96
1861 erschien in München unter dem Titel ?Feodor Iwanowitsch Tjutschew?s Lyrische Gedichte. In den Versmaaßen des Originals dem Russischen nachgebildet von Heinrich Noé? die früheste deutschsprachige Gedichtsammlung des bedeutenden russischen Dichters F. I. Tjutcev (1803?1873). Heinrich Noé hat damit nicht nur die früheste fremdsprachige Übertragung... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 11.35
Der Raum als poetische Kategorie liegt buchstäblich in der Luft: Seine Koordinaten schreiben sich von seinem Verhältnis zu den »vier Winden«, den vier »Himmels-« oder »Weltrichtungen«, zu Norden, Süden, Osten, Westen her. Sie sind gleichermaßen räumliche Orientierungsmarken wie Vektoren der Imagination, konturieren damit nicht nur die äußere, sondern... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00
This collection of essays focuses on the remarkable group of texts comprising the late writings of Robert Duncan. Although praised by reviewers, Duncan's last two books of poetry have yet to receive the critical attention they merit. Written by a cast of emerging and established scholars, these essays bring together a diverse set of approaches to... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2012; US$ 42.29
This ground-breaking anthology presents in chronological order over 400 poems written in the twentieth century. The authors, both published poets themselves, give an overview of each period of history, while notes to the poems place each one in its historical context and trace the century's poetic development. Concise biographies for each poet complete... more...
- Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 15.99
This new collection from Don Paterson, his first since the Forward prize-winning Rain in 2009, is a series of forty sonnets. Some take a more traditional form, some are highly experimental, but what these poems share is a lyrical intelligence and musical gift that has been visible in his work since his first book of poems, Nil Nil , in 2009. ... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 1995; US$ 14.38
A. E. Housman, being one of the most famous and widely read poets of the early twentieth century, is certainly worthy of praise. His 'Collected Poems' are therefore a valuable read because they allow readers to gain an impression of the author's mind, opinions and lifestyle. Furthermore, they simultaneously depict a man who was deeply pessimistic and... more...