Selected Poems Of E E Cummings by E. E. CummingsSelected Poems Of E E Cummings by E. E. Cummings

Selected Poems Of E E Cummings

byE. E. Cummings

Paperback | July 24, 2007

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The one hundred and fifty-six poems here, arranged in twelve sections and introduced by E. E. Cummings's biographer, Richard S. Kennedy, include his most popular poems, spanning his earliest creations, his vivacious linguistic acrobatics, up to his last valedictory sonnets. Also featured are thirteen drawings, oils, and watercolors by Cummings, most of them never before published.
E. E. Cummings (1894–1962) was among the most influential, widely read, and revered modernist poets. He was also a playwright, a painter, and a writer of prose. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, he studied at Harvard University and, during World War I, served with an ambulance corps in France. He spent three months in a French detentio...
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Title:Selected Poems Of E E CummingsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 8.25 × 5.44 × 0.51 inPublished:July 24, 2007Publisher:WW Norton

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ISBN - 10:0871401541

ISBN - 13:9780871401540

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from great collection I love e.e. cummings, and these selected poems are such a great read. Beautiful poetry.
Date published: 2017-08-21

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One of the greatest 20th century American poets - if not the greatest - E. E. Cummings forever changed the landscape of modern poetry with his indelible touch. Refusing to cow-tow to authority, literary or otherwise, Cummings deconstructed poetic conventions offering a fresh and insightful voice. A master of form and of the subtle nuances of language, he was probably best known for his use of satire, lyricism and modern mode of expression. E. E. Cummings: Selected Poems features his landmark works - 156 poems in all - 13 drawings, oils and watercolours by Cummings and introductions by his biographer, Richard S. Kennedy.