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The History of English Poetry  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 23, 2016
The History of English Poetry

The History of English Poetry
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 08:05:45 | 2009 | ISBN-10: 9626349158 | 222 MB
Genre: History, Culture, Language

English literature is a treasure trove of wonderful poetry. From Shakespeare to Milton, Keats to Shelley and Tennyson to Yeats, this accessible history (especially written for Naxos AudioBooks) introduces the listener to countless small masterpieces, including all the old favorites and some lesser-known gems.

Interactions of Thought and Language in Old English Poetry  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Feb. 19, 2016
Interactions of Thought and Language in Old English Poetry

Interactions of Thought and Language in Old English Poetry by Peter Clemoes
English | 20 July 1995 | ISBN: 0521307112, 0521035163 | 542 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Peter Clemoes brings a lifetime's close study of Anglo-Saxon texts to this appreciation of Old English poetry, with an alternative interpretation which relates the poetry to both the entire Anglo-Saxon way of thinking and the structures of its society.

A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (repost)  

Posted by libr at Dec. 13, 2015
A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (repost)

Geoffrey N. Leech, "A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0582550130 | 240 pages | scan PDF | 12,9 MB
At Home in Time: Forms of Neo-Augustanism in Modern English Poetry

At Home in Time: Forms of Neo-Augustanism in Modern English Poetry by Patrick Deane
English | Nov. 1, 1994 | ISBN: 0773512152 | 256 Pages | PDF | 14.9 MB

Patrick Deane argues that modern English poetry, in some key aspects, is indebted to the classical tradition and to the attitudes and modes of the 18th century.

English Poetry and Old Norse Myth: A History  

Posted by interes at Aug. 2, 2015
English Poetry and Old Norse Myth: A History

English Poetry and Old Norse Myth: A History by Heather O'Donoghue
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199562180 | 256 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB
The Well-Tun'd Word: Musical Interpretations of English Poetry, 1597-1651

The Well-Tun'd Word: Musical Interpretations of English Poetry, 1597-1651 by Elise Bickford Jorgens
English | June 1981 | ISBN: 0816610290 | 320 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

The Well-Tun'd Word was first published in 1982. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.
"And Never Know the Joy": Sex and the Erotic in English Poetry

"And Never Know the Joy": Sex and the Erotic in English Poetry (DQR Studies in Literature 36) by C.C. Barfoot
October 31, 2006 | ISBN: 904202075X | Pages: 490 | PDF | 2 MB

'"And Never Know the Joy": Sex and the Erotic in English Poetry' promises the reader much to enjoy and to reflect on: riddles and sex games; the grammar of relationships; the cunning psychology of bodily fantasies; sexuality as the ambiguous performance of words; the allure of music and its instruments; the erotics of death and remembrance, are just a few of the initial themes that emerge from the twenty-five articles to be found in this volume, with many an invitation to seize the day.

A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (repost)  

Posted by interes at Dec. 3, 2013
A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry (repost)

Geoffrey N. Leech, "A Linguistic Guide to English Poetry"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0582550130 | 240 pages | scan PDF | 12,9 MB

Seeks to demonstrate that the study of English poetry is enriched by the insights of modern linguistic analysis, and that linguistic and critical disciplines are not separate but complementary. Examining a wide range of poetry, Professor Leech considers many aspects of poetic style, including the language of past and present, creative language, poetic licence, repetition, sound, metre, context and ambiguity.
Rural Life in Eighteenth-Century English Poetry by John Goodridge

Rural Life in Eighteenth-Century English Poetry by John Goodridge
English | December 15, 2005 | ISBN: 0521433819, 052160432X | 244 pages | PDF | 12.29 MB
Cognitive Approaches to Old English Poetry (Anglo-Saxon Studies)

Antonina Harbus, "Cognitive Approaches to Old English Poetry (Anglo-Saxon Studies)"
Publisher: D. S. Brewer | ISBN: 1843843250 | 2012 | PDF | 224 pages | 9.9 MB