The Times Book of English Verse

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Edward Leeson
Times Books, 2004 - 703 pages

The most comprehensive survey of English Verse available, covering seven centuries, from Chaucer to Heaney, and including longer poems - such as Paradise Lost and The Prelude - in their entirety.

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A comprehensive survey of the best poetry writtten in English, ranging across seven centuries from Chaucer to Heaney. Lightly annotated with clear explanations - one of the major advantages of this ... Read full review

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Thomas Traherne 163774
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Thomas Campion 15671620
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Edward Leeson is a highly regarded author and compiler of anthologies. His works include the New Golden Treasury of English Verse ('excellent ' - Kingsley Amis), which has been in print since 1983, and The Macmillan Anthology of English Prose.

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