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Oxford book of sixteenth century verse, chosen by E.K. Chambers.

Oxford book of sixteenth century verse, chosen by E.K. Chambers.

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChambers, E. K. 1866-1954.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 905 p. ;
    Number of Pages905
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20305848M

    Here is a treasure-house of over seven centuries of English poetry, chosen and introduced by Christopher Ricks, whom Auden described as exactly the kind of critic every poet dreams of finding. The Oxford Book of English Verse, created in by Arthur Quiller-Couch and selected anew in by Helen Gardner, has established itself as the foremost anthology of English poetry: ample in span.   Anthologies of eighteenth-century verse have tended to confirm traditional notions of the period as one of untroubled elegance, urbanity, and decorum. Offering over poems and extracts by more than poets, The New Oxford Book of Eighteenth-Century Verse presents a truer picture of this age as a much less stable and decorous time/5.

    Let's get one thing straight. Christopher Ricks' version of The Oxford Book of English Verse contains some of the finest poetry the world has ever seen. Judiciously selected and beautifully produced, this anthology will reward both poetry virgins and over-versed roués with its canny and sometimes inspired pairing of lines familiar and obscure, and its original inclusion of translated and /5(72). Buy The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse (Oxford Books of Verse) First Edition by Larkin, Philip, Motion, Andrew (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(20).

    The latest reissue of Philip Larkin's new classic anthology includes a Foreword by the poet's biographer, Andrew Motion. Successor to W.B. Yeats's Oxford Book of Modern Verse , The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse ranges widely across this century's verse, introducing many less well-known poets among the acknowledged greats. The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse (Oxford Books of Verse) [Larkin, Philip] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse (Oxford Books of Verse) and of course most of the (many) poems chosen from the early s are not very good. This anthology also functions as a /5(20).


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Such a work is iThe New Oxford Book of Sixteenth-Century Verse/i, edited by Emrys Jones: it is like first-class history, only better because it consists of all the data, and we draw the conclusions for ourselves. This is a volume, then, that being both inclusive and interpretive may be read for pleasure or required as a textbook/5(4).

The long tradition of medieval poetry ends with a burst of sweetness in the religious carols. On the threshold between old and newstands the remarkable achievement of The Nutbrown Maid, in which a theme of balladry is brought to the purpose of a conscious and fully ordered rapid improvisation of Skelton has its links both with the past and with the future.

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plus-circle Add Review. comment. Hailed as a major event (John Carey, Sunday Times), a major anthology: one of the best that Oxford has ever produced (James Fenton, The Times), the most important anthology in recent years (The Economist), and indispensable (Kingsley Amis), Roger Lonsdales The New Oxford Book of Eighteenth-Century Verse is now available in a stylishly redesigned reissue.

The sixteenth century has long been acknowledged the Golden Age of English verse - with such names as Shakespeare, Donne, and Spenser to its credit it could hardly be otherwise. Hailed as a veritable treasure house (London Review of Books) and magnificent, heartening (The Observer), this brilliant anthology includes both undisputed masterpieces and brilliant but hitherto neglected gems.

'Loving in truth, and fain in verse my love to show' 'Let dainty wits cry on the sisters nine' 'It is most true, that eyes are formed to serve' 'Some lovers speak, when they their muses entertain' 'Alas, have I not pain enough, my friend' 'You that do search for every purling spring" The Oxford Book of English Verse, created in by Arthur Quiller Couch and selected anew in by Helen Gardner, has established itself as the foremost anthology of English poetry: ample in span, liberal in the kinds of poetry presented.

This completely fresh selection brings in new poems and poets from all ages, and extends the range by /5(27). Buy The New Oxford Book of Sixteenth-Century Verse (Oxford Books of Prose & Verse) Reissue by Jones, Emrys (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Emrys Jones is the author of The New Oxford Book of Sixteenth-Century Verse ( avg rating, 36 ratings, 1 review, published ), Introduction to Soci 4/5.

THE OXFORD BOOK OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY ENGLISH VERSE. book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. a fine linen covered hardbound b /5.

The Oxford book of sixteenth century verse. [E K Chambers;] E K Chambers. Find more information about: ISBN: Notes: Includes index of authors and index of first lines. Description: xiii, pages ; 20 cm: Series Title: Oxford books of verse.

Responsibility: chosen by E.K. Chambers. Reviews. User. The Oxford book of sixteenth century verse. [E K Chambers;] Oxford book of sixteenth century verse. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Description: xiii,[1] pages 20 cm: Responsibility: chosen by E.K.

Chambers. Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "The Oxford book of sixteenth century. THE OXFORD BOOK OF SIXTEENTH CENTURY VERSE. E.K. CHAMBERS. Published by OXFORD AT THE CLARENDON PRESS () Used. The Oxford Book of 16th Century Verse. Chambers, E. Published by Oxford University Press () ISBN.

Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse by Chambers, Edmund K. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is. OXFORD BOOK OF EIGHTEENTH CENTURY VERSE Chosen and Edited by ROGER LONSDALE OXPORD UNIVERSITY PRESS.

CONTENTS Introduction xxriii Acknowledgements xlii JOHN POMFRET () 1. The Choice i THOMAS D'URFEY () 2. Dialogue, between Crab and Gillian 5 JOHN PHILIPS (). Buy The Oxford Book of 16th Century Verse First Edition by Chambers, E. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : E.

Chambers. Milton wrote Paradise Lost, Donne composed his Metaphysical verse, and Shakespeare his late Romances, not to mention the work of Dryden, Marvell, Jonson, and many others. Now, this remarkable quantity of extraordinary literature has been brought together in one large volume, The New Oxford The seventeenth century saw some of the great 4/5(39).

The New Oxford Book of Seventeenth-Century Verse (Oxford Books of Prose & Verse) Paperback – December for the sake of the many fine and otherwise neglected poets he has chosen."--The Independent Weekend though that might be to avoid duplication with the sixteenth-century anthology.

There are too many selections from Paradise Lost, an /5(3). Biography. Chambers was born in West Ilsley, father was a curate there and his mother the daughter of a Victorian theologian. He was educated at Marlborough College, before matriculating at Corpus Christi College, won a number of prizes, including the chancellor's prize in English for an essay on literary took a job with the national education department, and.Click to read more about The Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse by E.

K. Chambers. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5.The seventeenth century was a period of remarkable achievement in the field of English poetry: it was the age of Shakespeare, Donne, Marvell, Jonson, Drayton, Herbert, Dryden, and Rochester among others.

Alastair Fowler's celebrated anthology maps the terrain afresh, including innumerable and generous selections from all of the century's masterpieces as well as fascinating work by less.