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Oxford book of Scottish verse.

John MacQueen

Oxford book of Scottish verse.

Chosen by John MacQueen and Tom Scott.

by John MacQueen

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scottish poetry.,
  • English poetry -- Scottish authors.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsScott, Tom, 1918-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 633 p. ;
    Number of Pages633
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20794255M

    The Oxford Book of English Verse – Chosen and Edited by A. T. Quiller-Couch From Arthur Quiller-Couch’s Introduction to this extensive collection: “For this Anthology I have tried to range over the whole field of English Verse. To bring home and render so great a spoil compendiously has been my capital difficulty. Buy The New Oxford Book Of Irish Verse (Oxford Books Of Verse) by Kinsella, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

    The Oxford Book of Modern Verse – was a poetry anthology edited by W. B. Yeats, and published in by Oxford University Press.A long and interesting introductory essay starts from the proposition that the poets included should be all the 'good' ones (implicitly the field is Anglo-Irish poetry, though notably a few Indian poets are there) active since Tennyson's works: The Works of William Blake: . Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse (). The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse was a poetry anthology edited by Daniel Howard Sinclair Nicholson and Arthur Hugh Evelyn Lee, and published in by the Oxford University compilation contains much religious verse, mainly from English Christian traditions, and some from other religions.

      The New Penguin Book of Scottish Verse edited by Robert Crawford and Mick Imlah Allen Lane, the Penguin Press £20, pp Buy it at BOL. What makes a poet Scottish comes down to voice and identity Author: Arnold Kemp. "Comic verse," writes editor John Gross, "is verse that is designed to amuse--and perhaps that is as far as any attempt at a definition ought to go." In The Oxford Book of Comic Verse, Gross has combed the annals of literature in English from the middle ages to the present, gathering poems that provoke laughter, smiles, and even reflections on the human condition--but always poems that amuse.


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The Oxford Book of English Verse, – is an anthology of English poetry, edited by Arthur Quiller-Couch, that had a very substantial influence on popular taste and perception of poetry for at least a was published by Oxford University Press in ; in its india-paper form it was carried widely around the British Empire and in war as a 'knapsack book'.

Oxford Books of Prose & Verse A contemporary new look for a celebrated anthology of Scottish short stories Stories are chosen by prize-winning poet and writer of short stories Douglas Dunn - a 'reader with real taste', who has put together an intriguing collection with an informative and sensitive introduction to the genre.

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The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse $   The Oxford book of English verse, ; by Quiller-Couch, Arthur Thomas, Sir, Publication date Topics English poetry Publisher Oxford, The Clarendon Press Collection cornell; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Cornell University Library Contributor usage rights See terms Language.

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First published ina collection of poems by around poets, which represents seven centuries of Scottish verse. Emphasis has been placed on verse written in Scots, with a glossary. Rating.

Genre/Form: Poetry genre Poetry Scottish poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacQueen, John. Oxford book of Scottish verse. Oxford, Clarendon P., The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse is a poetry anthology edited by Philip was published in by Oxford University Press with ISBN Larkin writes in the short preface that the selection is wide rather than deep; and also notes that for the post period it is more a collection of poems, than of : Philip Larkin.

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