Liberty, The Castle of Indolence, and Other Poems: Liberty The Castle Of Indolenc by James Thomson

Liberty, The Castle of Indolence, and Other Poems: Liberty The Castle Of Indolenc

byJames ThomsonEditorJames Sambrook

Hardcover | March 1, 1994

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This companion volume to James Thomson's The Seasons completes the Oxford English Texts edition of his works and provides for the first time a critical text of all the poems with commentary.

About The Author

Thomson, the son of a Scottish clergyman, was educated for the ministry at Edinburgh University but went instead to London, where he joined Alexander Pope's literary circle. His boyhood in the country greatly influenced his mature poetry. The Seasons (1730), a series of nature poems, grew to more than 5,000 lines in its final version; ...

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Title:Liberty, The Castle of Indolence, and Other Poems: Liberty The Castle Of IndolencFormat:HardcoverDimensions:462 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 1.18 inPublished:March 1, 1994Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198127596

ISBN - 13:9780198127598

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'Professor Sambrook has produced an excellent comparison volume to his 1981 Oxford English Text edition of Thomson's The Seasons.' Review of English Studies