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The Faber Book of English History in Verse

Kenneth Baker

The Faber Book of English History in Verse

by Kenneth Baker

  • 69 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Faber & Faber .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Poetry,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • England,
  • English poetry,
  • Historical poetry, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7856377M
    ISBN 100571150624
    ISBN 109780571150625

    Rilke, Sachs, Brecht, Celan: German has produced some of the giants of twentieth century European poetry. In this new selection, complete with many new translations, Michael Hofmann guides us through the poems, poets and themes of German verse. Meticulously researched but eminently approachable, The Faber Book of Twentieth Century German Poems is an essential new addition to any poetry. The Faber Book of Modern Verse by ROBERTS, Michael (Edited by): and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Ranging from the sixteenth century to the present day, The New Faber Book of Love Poems contains a fantastic mix of classics and popular favorites, as well as blues lyrics, American folk poetry, Elizabethan lyrics and Broadway James Fenton, a Whitbread-winning poet praised for his own love poetry, gathers together the best lyric poems originating in the English language/5. Buy "The New Faber Book of Children's Verse" on Amazon It is fifty years since the first edition of this anthology. Sweeney has made a new selection, aimed at year-olds, with the emphasis on quality.

    History. Verse narratives are as old as the Epic of Gilgamesh, the Iliad, and the Odyssey, but the verse novel is a distinct modern gh the narrative structure is similar to that of a novella, the organisation of the story is usually in a series of short sections, often with changing novels are often told with multiple narrators, potentially providing readers with.   Faber to publish four major new voices in poetry in Hannah Sullivan, Sophie Collins, Richard Scott & Zaffar Kunial ‘Perhaps at no time in the company’s history has Faber brought forward so many talented and diverse new voices to publication.


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The Faber Book of English History in Verse Paperback – December 1, by Kenneth Baker (Editor)5/5(1). Buy Faber Book of English History in Verse New Ed by Baker, Kenneth (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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This anthology traces the history of England from the time of Boadicea to the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, and it does so in verse.

It tells of the fates of kings - Richard III horseless, Charles I headless, George IV hopeless - while the voice of the common people may be heard also. Philip Hobsbaum, in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Poetry, says of The Faber Book of Modern Verse, 'it also encapsulates, as no other literary document quite does, the innovative quality of the s.' more4/5.

About this Item: Faber & Faber 16/10/, Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

The Faber Book of Diaries. This book presents a selection of the best of four centuries of British diaries, resulting in a kaleidoscope of English life in all its variety.

entries, taken from over diaries, speak of international events, public ceremonies, private joys, griefs and aspirations/5. Buy The Faber Book of Modern Verse Main by Roberts, Michael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9). Michael Roberts () was a man of many parts: a left-wing humanist, scientist, poet, mountaineer, and perhaps most famously, owing to his bell-wether anthology The Faber Book of Modern Verse, an arbiter of the modern in : The Faber Book of Twentieth Century Verse: An Anthology of Verse in Britain was a poetry anthology edited by John Heath-Stubbs and David Wright, and.

However, the book came A very comprehensive anthology. However, the book came heavily damaged, bumped, and with 'blackened' pages, and it is a shame. A quick update for those who have criticised the Kindle version. It does have a hyper-linked Table of Contents/5(35).

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Unfortunately, for my tastes, a couple of the "rough" were overlooked and allowed to appear however, there's no accounting for taste, and poetry is very personal indeed/5(9). The Faber Book Of Children's Verse book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. The Faber Book of Children's Verse (Faber Paper Covered Editions) by Smith, Janet Adam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Faber Book of Modern Verse was a poetry anthology, edited in its first edition by Michael Roberts, and published in by Faber and Faber.

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