Geoffrey Hill: Essays on his Later Work by John Lyon

Geoffrey Hill: Essays on his Later Work

EditorJohn Lyon, Peter Mcdonald

Hardcover | June 25, 2012

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$105.00

Earn 525 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

A collection of new essays on the remarkable work produced by the poet Geoffrey Hill since the mid-1990s. Hill is widely recognised as the finest living English poet and the quality of his recent publications has been matched by the pace at which he produces quantities of profound andstartlingly original verse. This book brings together work on Hill by figures as diverse as Rowan Williams and Christopher Ricks, along with penetrating treatments of these late writings by younger scholars, in order to provide a series of fresh perspectives on some of the finest and mostchallenging poetry now being written. It explores topics including physicality, death, confession, and recusancy, and also contains a large-scale bibliography of Hill's writings, which will be invaluable to all those seeking to read more widely in the work of this fascinating and exceptionalfigure.

About The Author

John Lyon is Reader in English Literature at the University of Bristol, and has published widely on Shakespeare and the early modern period, as well as on nineteenth- and twentieth-century fiction and poetry. He has edited works by Kipling, Henry James, and Conrad for Penguin and OUP World's Classics, and is currently editing a volume ...
Teaching History Online
Teaching History Online

by John F. Lyons

$49.54$51.70

In stock online

Not available in stores

French Renaissance and Baroque Drama: Text, Performance, Theory
French Renaissance and Baroque Drama: Text, Performance, Theory

by Michael Meere

$91.99$115.00

Available for download

Not available in stores

From Natural History to the History of Nature
From Natural History to the History of Nature

by John Lyon

$42.39$52.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Geoffrey Hill: Essays on his Later WorkFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0 inPublished:June 25, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199586608

ISBN - 13:9780199586608

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Geoffrey Hill: Essays on his Later Work

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

AcknowledgementsAbbreviationsJohn Lyon and Peter McDonald: IntroductionChristopher Ricks: Hill's Unrelenting, Unreconciling MindBrian Cummings: Recusant HillRowan Williams: Geoffrey Hill's QuartetSophie Ratcliffe: On Being 'A Man of the World': Geoffrey Hill and PhysicalityJeffrey Wainwright: The Impossibility of DeathJohn Lyon: Geoffrey Hill's Eye TroublesKathryn Murphy: Geoffrey Hill and ConfessionPeter McDonald: 'But to my Task': Work, Truth, and Metre in Later HillKenneth Haynes: A Bibliography of Geoffrey Hill