Early British poetry, "words that burn"
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This collection surveys British poetry from the early eighth through the middle of the nineteenth century, including fourteen poets. The anonymous Anglo-Saxons, Geoffrey Chaucer, William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth, John Keats, Edmund Spenser, John Donne, George Herbert, John Milton, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Thomas Gray, and William Blake are included. Shows students how to analyze poetry for greater understanding and enjoyment. Includes biographical information, historical background, and several poems by each writer to introduce readers to a range of poems from this exciting era.
Anonymous folk songs
Sir Edmund Spenser
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- History and criticism
-- Juvenile literature.
Poets, English -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Berkeley Heights, NJ, USA :Enslow Publishers,2010
160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.