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The Resource The redress of poetry : Oxford lectures, Seamus Heaney

The redress of poetry : Oxford lectures, Seamus Heaney

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The redress of poetry : Oxford lectures
Title
The redress of poetry
Title remainder
Oxford lectures
Statement of responsibility
Seamus Heaney
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Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
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1939-2013
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Heaney, Seamus
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Faber and Faber
  • Clays Ltd
  • Datix International
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  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
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The redress of poetry : Oxford lectures, Seamus Heaney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The ten lectures reprinted here were first delivered in the course of my tenure as Professor of Poetry at Oxford between 1989 and 1994" --preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. ix
  • Introduction.
  • p. xiii
  • redress of poetry.
  • p. 1
  • Extending the alphabet: on Christopher Marlowe's 'Hero and Leander'.
  • p. 17
  • Orpheus in Ireland: on Brian Merriman's The midnight court.
  • p. 38
  • John Clare's Prog.
  • p. 63
  • Speranza in Reading: on 'The ballad of Reading gaol'.
  • p. 83
  • torchlight procession of one: on Hugh MacDiarmid.
  • p. 103
  • Dylan the durable? On Dylan Thomas.
  • p. 124
  • Joy or night: last things in the poetry of W. B. Yeats and Philip Larkin.
  • p. 146
  • Counting to a hundred: on Elizabeth Bishop.
  • p. 164
  • Frontiers of writing.
  • p. 186
  • Notes.
  • p. 204
  • Publisher's acknowledgements.
  • p. 213
Control code
021620603
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780571175628
Lccn
96147321
Other control number
9780571175376
Label
The redress of poetry : Oxford lectures, Seamus Heaney
Publication
Note
"The ten lectures reprinted here were first delivered in the course of my tenure as Professor of Poetry at Oxford between 1989 and 1994" --preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. ix
  • Introduction.
  • p. xiii
  • redress of poetry.
  • p. 1
  • Extending the alphabet: on Christopher Marlowe's 'Hero and Leander'.
  • p. 17
  • Orpheus in Ireland: on Brian Merriman's The midnight court.
  • p. 38
  • John Clare's Prog.
  • p. 63
  • Speranza in Reading: on 'The ballad of Reading gaol'.
  • p. 83
  • torchlight procession of one: on Hugh MacDiarmid.
  • p. 103
  • Dylan the durable? On Dylan Thomas.
  • p. 124
  • Joy or night: last things in the poetry of W. B. Yeats and Philip Larkin.
  • p. 146
  • Counting to a hundred: on Elizabeth Bishop.
  • p. 164
  • Frontiers of writing.
  • p. 186
  • Notes.
  • p. 204
  • Publisher's acknowledgements.
  • p. 213
Control code
021620603
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780571175628
Lccn
96147321
Other control number
9780571175376

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