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Chief modern poets of England & America

Gerald De Witt Sanders

Chief modern poets of England & America

by Gerald De Witt Sanders

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- 20th century.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and edited by Gerald De Witt Sanders and John Herbert Nelson.
    ContributionsNelson, John Herbert, 1897- joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1225 .S25 1942
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 1009 p.
    Number of Pages1009
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6448673M
    LC Control Number43001667
    OCLC/WorldCa1360288

      The terms “Fireside Poets” or “Schoolroom Poets” are used to designate a group of five poets—William Cullen Bryant, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, John Greenleaf Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and James Russell Lowell—who were popular in America in the latter half of the 19th century. Their poetry was read both around household firesides, often aloud by a Author: Paul Johnston. Child's History of England. Volume I. England from the Ancient Times, to the Reign of Henry the Fifth. Volume II. England from the Reign of Henry the Sixth to the Revolution of New York: Harper & Brothers Publisher's, HBS $1,

    Two authors included in the book are better known for their work in prose than in poetry: W. E. B. Du Bois whose well-known prose at its best is, however, impassioned and rhythmical; and Benjamin Brawley who is the author, among other works, of one of the best handbooks on the English drama that has yet appeared in America.   There's a perception around that poetry and history don't mix, or that poems don't speak to historical contexts as vividly as prose works do. I don't believe this is true, and I hope my book shows that many poems of the s and s spoke powerfully to the most pressing concerns of modern American life at that moment.

    • The Five Most Influential Architects, selected by Michael J. Lewis • The Five Most Influential Poets, selected by Christian Wiman • The 33 Most Influential Living AmericansAuthor: Christian Wiman.   "Giles Milton brings to life Ralegh's exploits in glorious technicolor as he details Elizabethan attempts to establish settlements in America in the riveting Big Chief Elizabeth. This is a book that makes history fun, reliving the dreams and schemes of a parade of heroes and villains who dared to think big—and in doing so changed the world."—Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.


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