The Metaphysical Poets
Penguin Books, 1967 - Poetry - 309 pages
With their intricate arguments, startling conceits and dazzling wit, the seventeenth-century poets who became known as ‘metaphysical’ brought a new ingenuity and energy to English verse. John Donne’s poems are some of the most passionate and profound to b
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Gardner's selection is terrific and her introduction is too. I'd read a lot of this stuff years ago in college, of course, but it was nice to revisit it. Donne is fine and all, but let's hear it for ... Read full review
Review: The Metaphysical Poets (Penguin Classics)User Review - Goodreads
A goodly selection of the best of the metaphysical Poets. An excellent introduction to these poetical mind benders...
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Metaphysical poets - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The metaphysical poets were a loose group of British lyric poets of the 17th century, who shared an interest in metaphysical concerns and a common way of ...
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PENGUIN CLASSICS METAPHYSICAL POETS - Various - Penguin Classics
The Metaphysical Poets - Introduced and Edited by Helen Gardner Introduction Note on the Text Preface to the Second Edition Preface to the Third Edition ...
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Donne in The Metaphysical Poets
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The metaphysical poets were men of learning, and to shew their learning was their whole endeavour; but, unluckily resolving to shew it in rhyme, ...
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What is metaphysical poetry
The metaphysical poets ranked high on the list of subjects for English composition because To achieve even surface comprehension of metaphysical poetry ...
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