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Nineteenth-century American poetry

Nineteenth-century American poetry

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Published by Vision, Barnes & Noble in London, Totowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by A. Robert Lee.
    SeriesCritical studies, Critical studies series.
    ContributionsLee, A. Robert, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS316 .N56 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3179761M
    ISBN 100389203777
    LC Control Number83022360

    Get this from a library! Nineteenth-century American poetry. [William C Spengemann; Jessica F Roberts;] -- Compiled to suggest what nineteenth-century America contributed to the history of poetry, rather than what poetry may contribute to a history of nineteenth-century America, this . Nineteenth-Century American Poetry - eBook () by William C. Spengemann, Jessica F. RobertsFormat: Ebook.

      In nineteenth-century America, poetry was an integral part of everyday life. The two volumes of The Library of America’s American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveal the vigor and diversity of a tradition embracing solitary visionaries and congenial storytellers, humorists and dissidents, songwriters and extraordinary anthologies reassess America’s poetic legacy with Format: Hardcover (New Edition). “This volume argues very powerfully that nineteenth-century American poetry encompasses much more than Whitman and Dickinson. This is an indispensable book and will be useful to both new and experienced instructors who wish to include nineteenth-century American poetry in their classes.”.

    American literature - American literature - The 19th century: After the American Revolution, and increasingly after the War of , American writers were exhorted to produce a literature that was truly native. As if in response, four authors of very respectable stature appeared. William Cullen Bryant, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, and Edgar Allan Poe initiated a great half century. Early American Poetry In The Library Of America In its ongoing efforts to make accessible the American experience in literature, the Library of America has published two-volume anthologies covering American poetry in the Nineteenth Century and American poetry in the Twentieth Century. The LOA's most recent anthology, "American Poetry: the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries" is a single /5(4).


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There are many nineteenth-century American poetry anthologies, but this is an excellent one for those wanting a relatively concise, inexpensive volume. With 17 poets, nearly poems, and about pages, it is quite generous.

The span is truly comprehensive/5(11). About American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century At last in a deluxe collector’s edition boxed set, the most complete and authoritative anthology of 19th century American poetry ever published From the lyrics of Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson to folk ballads and moving spirituals, one of our nation’s greatest cultural legacies is the.

In nineteenth-century America, poetry was an integral part of everyday life. The two volumes of The Library of America’s American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveal the vigor and diversity of a tradition embracing solitary visionaries and congenial storytellers, humorists and dissidents.

Nearly half this book is dedicated to the poetry of Whitman. While Whitman's tripe is definitely an aspect of nineteenth century American Poetry, it certainly doesn't deserve quite so much attention in a book supposedly dedicated to presenting a sampling of this century's poets of note/5.

Unprecedented in its comprehensive sweep and textual authority, the two-volume American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveals for the first time the full beauty and diversity of that tradition.

The century’s greatest poets are here in generous selections: Dickinson, Poe, Emerson, Melville, and Whitman. In nineteenth-century America, poetry was, part of everyday life, as familiar as a hymn, a love song, a patriotic exhortation.

American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveals the vigor and diversity of a tradition embracing solitary visionaries and congenial storytellers, humorists and dissidents, songwriters and philosophers/5(5). About Nineteenth-Century American Poetry. Whitman, Dickinson, and Melville occupy the center of this anthology of nearly three hundred poems, spanning the course of the century, from Joel Barlow to Edwin Arlington Robinson, by way of Bryant, Emerson, Longfellow, Whittier, Poe, Holmes, Jones Very, Thoreau, Lowell, and Lanier.

Whitman, Dickinson, and Melville occupy the center of this anthology of nearly three hundred poems, spanning the course of the century, from Joel Barlow to Edwin Arlington Robinson, by way of Bryant, Emerson, Longfellow, Whittier, Poe, Holmes, Jones Very, Thoreau, Lowell, and Lanier.

This Companion is the first critical collection of its kind devoted solely to American poetry of the nineteenth century. It covers a wide variety of authors, many of whom are currently being rediscovered.

A number of anthologies in the recent past have been devoted to the verse of groups such as Native Americans, African-Americans and women. A particular find for me was the poetry of Sarah Piatt. Bennett proves that nineteenth-century women poets deserve to live.

As a scholar, I found the book to be a genuine resource. I have not yet used the anthology for teaching, but I think it would be useable in the classroom (esp. for a course on women's poetry or 19th-C. poetry).5/5(1). This item: American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century (Library of America College Editions) by John Hollander Paperback $ Only 1 left in stock - /5(5).

American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century Volume One: Freneau to Whitman Volume Two: Melville to Stickney, with American Indian Poetry, Folk Songs, and Spirituals From the lyrics of Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson to folk ballads and moving spirituals, one of our nation’s greatest cultural legacies is the distinctly American poetry that arose during the nineteenth century.

Title: Nineteenth-Century American Poetry By: William C. Spengemann, Jessica F. Roberts Format: Paperback Vendor: Penguin Classics Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 14 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWISBN:   This volume argues very powerfully that nineteenth-century American poetry encompasses much more than Whitman and Dickinson.

This is an indispensable book and will be useful to both new and experienced instructors who wish to include nineteenth-century American poetry in their classes.

Camille Roman, editor, The New Anthology of American PoetryAuthor: Paula Bernat Bennett. With contributions from over scholars, the Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Centry provides essays on the careers, works, and backgrounds of more than nineteenth-century poets.

It also provides entries on specialized categories of twentieth-century verse such as hymns, folk ballads, spirituals, Civil War songs, and Native American poetry.

Book Description. With contributions from over scholars, the Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Centry provides essays on the careers, works, and backgrounds of more than nineteenth-century poets.

It also provides entries on specialized categories of twentieth-century verse such as hymns, folk ballads, spirituals, Civil War songs, and Native American poetry. Read "Nineteenth-Century American Poetry" by Various available from Rakuten Kobo. Whitman, Dickinson, and Melville occupy the center of this anthology of nearly three hundred poems, spanning the course Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

A History of Nineteenth Century American Women s Poetry Book Summary: A History of Nineteenth-Century American Women's Poetry is the first book to construct a coherent history of the field and focus entirely on women's poetry of the period.

With contributions from some of the most prominent scholars of nineteenth-century American literature, it explores a wide variety of authors, texts, and. In nineteenth-century America, poetry was part of everyday life, as familiar as a hymn, a love song, a patriotic exhortation.

The two volumes of The Library of Americas American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveal the vigor and diversity of a tradition embracing solitary visionaries and congenial storytellers, humorists and dissidents, songwriters and philosophers/5.

American Poetry book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The library of America is dedicated to publishing America's best and /5. Over the River and Through the Wood is the first and only collection of its kind, offering readers an unequaled view of the quality and diversity of nineteenth-century American children's poetry.

Most American poets wrote for children—from famous names such as Ralph Waldo Emerson to less familiar figures like Christina Moody, an African Cited by: 2.Book Description.

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