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Yeats reader

William Butler Yeats

Yeats reader

a portable compendium of poetry, drama, and prose

by William Butler Yeats

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- Literary collections

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [483]-566).

    Statementedited by Richard J. Finneran.
    ContributionsFinneran, Richard J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5902 .F56 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 566 p.
    Number of Pages566
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22480007M
    ISBN 101403904421

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    A Reader’s Guide to Yeats’s A Vision Neil Mann Despite all that has been written on W. B. Yeats, there remains a significant gap: an authoritative, clear, and straightforward guide to the system of A Vision, the framework within which he created many of his most important and significant works.   Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Mode of access: Internet "A bibliography of the writings of William Butler Yeats, by Allan Wade": v. 8, p. []Pages:

    William Butler Yeats, Irish poet, dramatist, and prose writer, one of the greatest English-language poets of the 20th century. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Yeats’s father, John Butler Yeats, was a barrister who eventually became a portrait painter. His mother, formerly Susan. William Butler Yeats is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. He belonged to the Protestant, Anglo-Irish minority that had controlled the economic, political, social, and cultural life of Ireland since at least the end of the 17th century. Most members of this minority considered themselves English people who happened to have been born in Ireland, but Yeats.


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A READER'S GUIDE TO YEATS'S A VISION CONTENTS: Background 1 Overview: The Book of A Vision 2 Genesis: Making and Remaking A Vision 3 Background: Antecedents and Assumptions.

The Yeats Reader is the most comprehensive single volume to display the full range of Yeats's talents. It presents more than one hundred and fifty of his best-known poems -- more than any other compendium -- plus eight plays, a sampling of his prose tales, and excerpts Released on: Aug A Reader’s Guide to Yeats’s A VISION: Bibliography 1 Adams, Hazard, Blake and Yeats: The Contrary Vision (; New York: Russell & Russell, ).

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