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6 edition of Metaphysical poetry. found in the catalog.

Metaphysical poetry.

Metaphysical poetry.

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Metaphysics in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesStratford-upon-Avon studies,, 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR543 .M4 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p.
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5755678M
    LC Control Number71106372

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      out of 5 stars ****Best book for metaphysical poetry**** Reviewed in India on 23 August Verified Purchase. This book cover Almost all the metaphysical poety of that era. And the new version is simply awesome it comes with notes. this is the Best book for metaphysical poetry. Book is light weight easy to carry/5(35). Poetry (from the Greek ποίησις, poiesis, "making" or "creating") is a form of art in which language is used for its aesthetic qualities in addition to, or in lieu of, its ostensible meaning.. Poetry has a long history. Early attempts to define it, such as Aristotle's Poetics, focused on the uses of speech in rhetoric, drama, song and comedy.


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It's disgusting/5(1). A key anthology for students of English literature, Metaphysical Poetry is a collection whose unique philosophical insights are some of the crowning achievements of Renaissance verse, edited with an introduction and notes by Colin Burrow in Penguin Classics.

Spanning the Elizabethan age to the Restoration and beyond, Metaphysical poetry sought to describe a time of/5. Metaphysical poetry, a term generally applied to the works of a group of English poets of the seventeenth century, is among the most read and studied verse in English literature, having proved enduringly popular and major influence on many twentieth-century poets/5(4).

A key anthology for students of English literature, Metaphysical Poetry is a collection whose unique philosophical insights are some of the crowning achievements of Renaissance verse, edited with an introduction and notes by Colin Burrow in Penguin Classics/5(32).

Metaphysical Poetry: Definition, Characteristics & Examples - Vide. This book is organized into the poetry collection of six metaphysical poets. They are as follows: John Donne (), Anderew Marvell (), George Herbert (), Richard Crashaw (), Henry Vaughan (), and Thomas Traherne ().

A brief biography is given of each poet at the beginning of the section/5(4). Author/Artist A-Z Author/Artist Z-A Highest Price Lowest Price Lowest Total Price Most Recently Listed Relevance Seller Rating Title A-Z Title Z-A Year of Publication Ascending Year of Publication Descending.

Stock Image. Love Poetry - The Spiritual Book: A Metaphysical Spiritual Romance. You Remind Me of God. The metaphysical poets have been a huge influence on 20th century English poetry, and it seems amazing that for a long time they were largely neglected.

Much of their work calls for a This is a brilliant selection of metaphysical poems, with generous selections of John Donne, George Herbert, Andrew Marvell and Henry Vaughan alongside other poets many of whose poems are less familiar today/5.

The Best Examples of Metaphysical Poetry in English Literature What is ‘metaphysical poetry’, and who were the metaphysical poets. The term – which was popularised by Samuel Johnson in the eighteenth century, is often used to describe the work of poets including John Donne, George Herbert, and Andrew Marvell, although Johnson originally applied it to the poetry of Abraham Cowley.

metaphysical poets, name given to a group of English lyric poets of the 17th cent. The term was first used by Samuel Johnson (). The hallmark of their poetry is the metaphysical conceit (a figure of speech that employs unusual and paradoxical images), a reliance on intellectual wit, learned imagery, and subtle argument.

The “metaphysical poets” were in no way a self-proclaimed poetic school or movement. Nor were they all exact contemporaries of one another; the earliest poet represented in this anthology, Sir Walter Raleigh, was born around and the last survivor, Richard Leigh, was born innearly a century after Raleigh, and died as late as /5(17).

Literary critic and poet Samuel Johnson first coined the term 'metaphysical poetry' in his book Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets ().

In the book, Johnson wrote about a group of. With their intricate arguments, startling conceits and dazzling wit, the seventeenth-century poets who became known as ‘metaphysical’ brought a new ingenuity and energy to English verse. John Donne’s poems are some of the most passionate and profound to b5/5(2).

Metaphysical Poets Homework Help Questions. What are the characteristics of metaphysical poetry. Metaphysical poetry is a term applied to many poets who wrote in a rather difficult and abstract.

Metaphysical poetry, a term generally applied to the works of a group of English poets of the seventeenth century, is among the most read and studied verse in English literature, having proved enduringly popular and major influence on many twentieth-century poets.

Dramatic and conversational Brand: Dover Publications. Grierson's book is in itself a piece of criticism and a provocation of criticism; and we think that he was right in including so many poems of Donne, elsewhere (though not in many editions) accessible, as documents in the case of "metaphysical poetry.".

This book cover Almost all the metaphysical poety of that era. And the new version is simply awesome it comes with notes. this is the Best book for metaphysical poetry. Book is light weight easy to carry. I rated this 3 star because I ordered a new book and when I opened the package I found ball pen ink mark on front cover.

It's disgusting/5(33). In her study Mrs Bennett has analysed, emphasised and illustrated the qualities of metaphysical poetry in general, and the peculiarities of the individual poets. She shows Mrs Bennett's Four Metaphysical Poets - Donne, Herbert, Vaughan, and Crashaw - was issued under a new title in with an additional chapter on Andrew Marvell/5.

Metaphysical poet, any of the poets in 17th-century England who inclined to the personal and intellectual complexity and concentration that is displayed in the poetry of John Donne, the chief of the Metaphysicals. Others include Henry Vaughan, Andrew Marvell, John Cleveland, and Abraham Cowley as.

The term metaphysical poets was coined by the critic Samuel Johnson to describe a loose group of 17th-century English poets whose work was characterized by the inventive use of conceits, and by a greater emphasis on the spoken rather than lyrical quality of their verse.

These poets were not formally affiliated and few were highly regarded until 20th century attention established their importance. Buy a cheap copy of The Metaphysical Poets book. John Milton, Thomas Carew, Sir William Davenant, Henry Vaughan, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, Sir Walter Ralegh, Robert Southwell, John Donne and Richard Crashaw Free shipping over $/5(5).

The term “metaphysical” means beyond the physical. The major poets of 17th Century English Literature belonged to this school of metaphysical poetry writing, which explored and upheld the fusion of intellect and emotion.

Literary critic and poet Samuel Johnson first coined the term “metaphysical poetry” in his book Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets [ ]Author: Soumyadeep.Metaphysical Poetry text guide The guide provides the historical background against which many of the poems were written.

One of the biggest differences between the seventeenth century and today is that the period in which the Metaphysical Poets were writing was a religious age, not a secular one.