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Essays & poems presented to Lord David Cecil

Essays & poems presented to Lord David Cecil

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by W. W. Robson]
    ContributionsCecil, Lord David, 1902-, Robson, W. W. 1923- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR14 .E77
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5519441M
    ISBN 100094573107
    LC Control Number73563431
    OCLC/WorldCa142546

    But nothing in the book has interested us more than the view which M. Dumont has presented to us, unostentatiously, and, we 74 may say, unconsciously, of his own character. The sturdy rectitude, the large charity, the good-nature, the modesty, the independent spirit, the ardent philanthropy, the unaffected indifference to money and to fame. Conclusion We have come full circle. The Oxfordian myth that Burghley was nicknamed "Polus" has survived for fifty years because Oxfordians did not bother to check the supposed source of this nickname, Harvey's Gratulationes on's recent Harper's essay and Ignatius's Washington Post op-ed piece were rare opportunities for Oxfordians to present their .

    Lord David Cecil, "The Poetry of Thomas Gray," Warton Lecture on English Poetry, Proceedings of the British Academy 31 (): ; reprinted several times. Bases the discussion on Gray's complex, but disciplined, personality. In , Hardy expressed the notion that "non-rationality seemsto be the [guiding] principle of the Universe." In all his fiction, chance is the incarnation of the blind forces controlling human destiny," as Lord David Cecil remarks in Hardy the Novelist, p.

    ADVERTISEMENT. In preparing the present volume for the press, use has been freely made of several publications which have recently appeared in England. The Biographical Notice of the author is taken from an edition of the Essays, by A. Spiers, Ph. D. To this has been added the Preface to Pickering’s edition of the Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients, by Basil Montagu, . Undeceptions: Essays on Theology and Ethics () (British edition of God in the Dock: Essays on Theology and Ethics) The Humanitarian Theory of Punishment () Christian Reflections () (ed. by Walter Hooper) Essays Presented to Charles Williams () Fern-Seed and Elephants and Other Essays on Christianity () (ed. by Walter Hooper).


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London, Constable,   Neglected Powers: Essays on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Literature; The Stubborn Structure: Essays on Criticism and Society; Critical Essays on George Eliot; Essays and Poems Presented to Lord David CecilAuthor: Gilbert Thomas.

Cecil, David Essays and poems presented to David Cecil Lord David Cecil sets out 'to reconstruct and depict her living personality and to explore its relation to her art'. The portrait that emerges is of a clear-sighted, observant, strong-minded woman whose witty and ironic representation of her own society has delighted.

Publications: Critical Essays, ; The Signs among Us and Other Poems by W.W. Robson (poetry), ; (ed.) Essays and Poems Presented to Lord David Cecil, ; Modern English Literature,5th ed, ; Byron as Poet, ; Hopkins and Literary Criticism, ; Did the King See the Dumb-Show?, ; The Definition of Literature and Other.

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The whole book, and every component part of it, is on a gigantic scale. The title is as long as an ordinary preface: the. The Poems of Thomas Gray, William Collins "Structure and Meaning in Gray's Elegy," in From Sensibility to Romanticism: Essays Presented to Frederick A.

Pottle, edited by Frederick W. Hilles and Harold Bloom (New York: Oxford University Press, ), pp. Lord David Cecil, "The Poetry of Thomas Gray," in Eighteenth Century English.

Career. David Archer published his first collection of poems, A Beginning, in When he still an undergraduate, he became the first Indian to win the Hawthornden Prize and was presented with £ and a silver medal by Lord David Cecil at the Arts Council of Britain on 10 July He edited magazines in London, Hong Kong and New ality: Indian.

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William Cowper (pronounced Cooper) was the foremost poet of the generation between Alexander Pope and William Wordsworth. For several decades, he had probably the largest readership of any English poet. Fromwhen his first major volume appeared, tothe year in which Robert Southey completed the monumental Life and Works of Cowper, more.

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Some scholars say that the poem was originally published at the head of a story about the Battle of Jutland (a WWI battle between British and German battleships) and referred to death at sea, with Jack. About this Item: Seafarer Books, Hardcover. Condition: Good. Condition good exlibrary.

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Holland.poems by Donne, Ben Jonson, Thomas Carew and Robert Herrick, and others. It is even possible to discern an application of literary judgement, along the lines suggested by Donne, among the men and women who kept miscellanies. The most sophisticated of the Cecil libels, a poem of-ten attributed to Sir Walter Raleigh, survives in more sources than any.

But the most eloquent defence of Wuthering Heights as a novel, constructed on the principle of balance, is that made by Lord David Cecil in this Early Victorian Novelists. Briefly, his thesis is that the setting of Wuthering Heights is "a microcosm of the universal scheme as Emily Brontë conceived it".