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The English Poetic Mind

by Charles Williams

Imprint: Wipf and Stock

228 Pages, 5.50 x 8.50 x 0.46 in

  • Paperback
  • 9781556355554
  • Published: March 2008

$27.00 / £21.00

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After an opening chapter that examines the nature of poetry itself and analyzes its effect upon the reader, the author, in The English Poetic Mind, moves on to his main purpose, which is to try to reveal the source of the drive to creation in three of the greatest English poets: William Shakespeare, John Milton, and William Wordsworth. In each he identifies a particular kind of crisis that is the origin of the poetic impulse. In the light of these discoveries he addresses the achievements of several lesser poets and concludes with a chapter that, in a more general way, tentatively offers a vision of the paths poetry might take in the future.
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