The Major Poets: English and American

By: COFFIN, Charles M. (editor)

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Per editor Charles M. Coffin's introduction, this is an anthology of poets, rather than poems. A presentation of poems ". . .in English from Chaucer to the present [c.1950] with a generous selection from a limited number of our best poets." Poets such as Spenser, Shakespeare, Donne, Jonson, Blake, Pope, Shelley, Browning, Tennyson, Whitman, Yeats, Dickinson, Housman, Hardy, and many others are all represented. With definitions of archaic terms and explanatory notes as footnotes, and with index of authors, titles and first lines combined together at rear of volume. --- Edition not stated. In full green linen-finish paper-covered boards with cover illustration and cover & spine titling in green and silver. Volume has no dust jacket. --- A clean, bright, tightly-bound copy though with chafing to cover extremities.; Small Octavo - 7-1/2 to 8 in. tall; xxii, 553 pages

Title: The Major Poets: English and American

Author Name: COFFIN, Charles M. (editor)

Categories: >>Poetry,

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World, Inc.: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 71757