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Published: 10 February 1994

618 Pages


ISBN: 9780198661474

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A uniquely authoritative Companion from Oxford

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry in English

Edited by Ian Hamilton

Clarendon Press

Oxford Companions

  • * A unique alphabetically arranged history of modern poetry, covering its development across the whole of the English-speaking world
  • * Covers 1,500 poets as well as magazines, movements, critical terms, and concepts, from the beginning of the century until the present day
  • * Contains contributions from many celebrated poet-critics, often in intriguing author/subject combinations (Seamus Heaney on Robert Lowell, Carol Rumens on Edith Sitwell, Dan Jacobson on Thomas Hardy, Peter Porter on Lawrence Durrell, Jon Stallworthy on Rupert Brooke, Ann Stevenson on Sylvia Plath)

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