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Mentor book of Irish Poetry from AE to Yeats, including translations from the Irish.

Devin A. Garrity

Mentor book of Irish Poetry from AE to Yeats, including translations from the Irish.

by Devin A. Garrity

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Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish poetry (English),
  • English poetry -- Irish authors

  • Edition Notes

    In portfolio.

    StatementEdited and with an introd. by Devin A. Garrity.
    SeriesA Mentor book -- MQ607
    The Physical Object
    Pagination432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18876967M

    Irish literature - Irish literature - The Irishness of Anglo-Irish literature: Swift demonstrated no interest in the “barbarous” Irish language and, unlike Burke, no sympathy for poor Irish Roman Catholics. Swift’s views were an expression of his own bifurcated vision of Irish writing. According to such a view, 18th-century Ireland produced two distinct literatures that never touched or. Secondly, during the early years of Yeats, there was an ongoing literary revival of interest in Irish legend and folklore. Books with such titles as Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland, The Fireside Stories of Ireland, History of Ireland: Cuculain and his Contemporaries, Irish Folklore, and dozens of others were useful to the young also inspired Yeats to.

    “Yeats is picturing in this poem a society turned upside-down and headed toward self-destruction and chaos.”(Website 1) In contrast to the romantic and lyrical poems of the early W.B. Yeats, through examination of the use of imagery only, this poem deals with a much more serious and universal issue; one of brutality and loss of life. Print book: English: 1st American edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: English poetry -- Irish authors. English poetry -- 20th century. Ireland -- Poetry. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

    Genre/Form: English poetry Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Irish poetry after Yeats. Portmarnock [Ire.]: Wolfhound Press, (OCoLC) Irish Poems gives us a dazzling selection from a long and distinguished poetic tradition, ranging from the earliest Gaelic bards up to the present. Organized around such themes as politics, religion, Gaelic culture, the Irish landscape, and matters of the heart, the poems collected here come from a wide range of writers old and new, including.


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Yeats, Opened Ground: Selected Poems, by. I just returned from Ireland having seen the book over there and regretted not purchasing it then.

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