Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside, with Poems and Ballads

Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside, with Poems and Ballads

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Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside occupies a distinctive and somewhat notorious place within George Mereditha€™s already unique body of work. Modern Love is now best known for the emotionally intense sonnet cycle which Mereditha€™s own contemporaries dismissed as scandalously confessional and indiscreet. While individual sonnets from the work have been anthologized, the complete cycle is rarely included and the original edition has not been reprinted since its first appearance in 1862. This edition restores the original publication and supplements it with a range of accompanying materials that will re-introduce Mereditha€™s astonishing collection of poetry to a new generation of readers.Each of these excerpts raises questions that shaped Mereditha#39;s poetry: What is poetrya#39;s purview? ... The expansive and generous quality of Mereditha#39;s literary tastes becomes clear when we realize that he offered no single answer to any of these questions. ... a reader from grasping the import of this kind of poetry, understanding it a€œis never physically impossible, a€ Hallam insists a€œbecause nature has placedanbsp;...


Title:Modern Love and Poems of the English Roadside, with Poems and Ballads
Author: George Meredith
Publisher:Yale University Press - 2013-01-08
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