Metaphysical Poetry by Richard WillmottMetaphysical Poetry by Richard Willmott

Metaphysical Poetry

byRichard Willmott


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Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. The emotional power and intellectual challenge of metaphysical poetry are such that it still appeals to modern readers. This book looks at the many ways in which readers at different times have read metaphysical poetry, suggesting approaches for readers today.
Title:Metaphysical PoetryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.28 inPublisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521789605

ISBN - 13:9780521789608

Appropriate for ages: 16 - adult


Table of Contents

Introduction; Chronology; 1. The historical and cultural background; 2. Approaching the poems; 3. Texts and extracts; 4. Critical approaches to the poetry; 5. How to write about metaphysical poetry; 6. Resources.