The Complete English Poems

Author: John Milton
Editor: Everyman's Library
ISBN: 9781857150971
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This volume presents a complete text of all Milton's verse. Coleridge linked Milton and Shakespeare as the greatest of English poets, and even in our time Milton continues to exert a powerful influence, both on the writing of poetry and on critical debate.
The Complete English Poems
Language: en
Pages: 620
Authors: John Milton
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Everyman's Library

This volume presents a complete text of all Milton's verse. Coleridge linked Milton and Shakespeare as the greatest of English poets, and even in our time Milton continues to exert a powerful influence, both on the writing of poetry and on critical debate.
The Complete English Poems
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: George Herbert
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Penguin

The Temple, Herbert's great structure of poems, first appeared in 1633, the year of his death. Centring on the Eucharist, these poems contain both the struggles of a man wishing to give himself up to God, and those of a poet for whom true humility was the sharpest agony simply
The Complete Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: George Herbert
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-02 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

George Herbert wrote, but never published, some of the very greatest English poetry, recording in an astonishing variety of forms his inner experiences of grief, recovery, hope, despair, anger, fulfilment and - above all else - love. This volume, edited by John Drury, collects Herbert's complete poetry - including such
The Complete Old English Poems
Language: en
Pages: 1200
Authors: George Herbert
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-27 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Includes the Junius manuscript, Exeter book, Vercelli book, Beowulf and Judith, metrical psalms of Paris Psalter and the meters of Boethius, poems of the Anglo-Saxon chronicle, riddles, charms, and a number of minor additional poems.
The Complete Poems
Language: en
Pages: 558
Authors: Sir Thomas Wyatt
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

As a diplomat in Renaissance Europe, and a luminary at the court of Henry VII, Sir Thomas Wyatt wrote in an incestuous world where everyone was uneasily subject to the royal whims and rages. Wyatt had himself survived two imprisonments in the Tower as well as a love affair with