Collected in one volume, Eliot’s lectures on metaphysical poetry provide a provocative view of Western intellectual and literary history and an exceptional insight into Eliot’s own intellectual development. “An incomparably stimulating experience in close reading,” said the New York Times. Edited and with an Introduction by Ronald Schuchard.
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Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. He moved to England in 1914 and published his first book of poems in 1917. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. Eliot died in 1965.From Publishers Weekly:
Consisting of 11 lectures Eliot delivered at universities, this collection explores his views on the relation of thought to feeling in verse.
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Book Description Harvest Books, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110156002566
Book Description Mariner Books, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0156002566