Selected poetry and prose of Edmond Holmes / John Howlett.

Author
Holmes, Edmond, 1850-1936 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Madison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Lanham, Maryland : The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2016]
  • ©2016
Description
v, 193 pages ; 24 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Holmes, Edmond, 1850-1936Criticism and interpretation [Browse]
Editor
Summary note
"This book represents the first scholarly collection of the work of an overlooked and neglected British poet. Featuring a comprehensive introduction and notes from Holmes's official biographer, this collection breaks new ground in offering for the first time a fresh new body of work in the canon of nineteenth- and twentieth-century poetry" -- Provided by publisher.
Notes
This collection brings together the six volumes of poetry published by Holmes over a period of 42 years (1876-1918), comprising some 230 odd poems, and includes his essay on criticism, "What is poetry?"
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Poems (1876) -- Poems second series (1879) -- The silence of love (1899) -- The triumph of love (1903) -- The creed of my heart and other poems (1912) -- Sonnets to the universe (1918) -- Appendix A: What is poetry? (1900) -- Appendix B: Holmes' obituary in The Times, October 16, 1936 -- Appendix C: Holmes' obituary in the New York Times, October 16, 1936.
ISBN
  • 9781611479287 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1611479282 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
LCCN
2016006915
OCLC
944086688
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