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Selected Poems - 9781847494412

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  • Product code: AQIYP
  • ISBN: 9781847494412
  • Publisher: Alma Books Ltd
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 13.0cm x 19.8cm
  • Pages: 256
  • Publish date: 15/11/2015

Selected Poems (Hardback)

Selected Poems - 9781847494412

WB Yeats


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The present selection traces the development of Yeats' fully annotated verse, encompassing the poet's interest in Irish folklore and national identity, his engagement with the political situation of his day and the rich symbolism that is the hallmark of his work and a reflection of his lifelong fascination with the occult. It contains some of his best-known pieces, including the elegiac 'Easter 1916', the apocalyptic "The Second Coming" and the reflective and spiritual "Sailing to Byzantium". Often radical in content but always traditional in form, these poems are by turns startling and affecting, and never less than inspired. Taken together, they form an ideal introduction to the poetic career of one of Ireland's greatest literary figures.

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Product Details

  • Product code: AQIYP
  • ISBN: 9781847494412
  • Publisher: Alma Books Ltd
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 13.0cm x 19.8cm
  • Pages: 256
  • Publish date: 15/11/2015

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