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Published: 11 February 2016

290 Pages | 9 black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780198753872

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Chapter 1

Meeting Without Knowing It

Kipling and Yeats at the Fin de Siècle

Alexander Bubb

Oxford English Monographs

  • Compares for the first time the lives of Kipling and Yeats
  • A biographical structure rovides an appealing narrative that links together a variety of close readings and thematic investigations
  • Provides a portrait of London literary circles in the 1890s
  • Suggests a new pathway for life-writing, examining the lives of two writers who never meet or correspond but who obliquely influence one another