Verse And Virtuosity

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Janie Steen | Publisher : University of Toronto Press

ISBN 10 : 9780802091574
ISBN 13 : 0802091571

While there is little evidence of formal rhetorical instruction in Anglo-Saxon England, traditional Old English poetry clearly shows the influence of Latin rhetoric. Verse and Virt..

Shakespeare In Japan

Pub Date : 2005-04-01 | Author : Tetsuo Kishi | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 0826475337
ISBN 13 : 9780826475336

Since the late Meiji period, Shakespeare has held a central place in Japanese literary culture. This book examines what happened when Shakespeare's works met another tradition whic..

The Oxford Handbook Of Victorian Poetry

Pub Date : 2013-10-31 | Author : Matthew Bevis | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191653032
ISBN 13 : 0191653039

'I am inclined to think that we want new forms . . . as well as thoughts', confessed Elizabeth Barrett to Robert Browning in 1845. The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Poetry provides ..

C Sar Vallejo The Dialectics Of Poetry And Silence

Pub Date : 1976-09-02 | Author : Jean Franco | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521210638
ISBN 13 : 0521210631

This is the first full-length study in English of the Peruvian poet, C├ęsar Vallejo (1892-1938). Franco explores limitations on the poet's freedom of speech, and goes on to explore..