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6 edition of American Poetry of the Seventeenth Century found in the catalog.

American Poetry of the Seventeenth Century

by Harrison T. Meserole

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Penn State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • USA,
  • Poetry,
  • English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10283910M
    ISBN 100271004193
    ISBN 109780271004198

    Metaphysical Lyrics & Poems of the Seventeenth Century Donne to Butler Selected and Edited with an Essay by Sir Herbert J.C. Grierson “Metaphysical poetry, in the full sense of the term,” as Grierson writes, “is a poetry which has been inspired by a philosophical conception of the universe and the rôle assigned to the human spirit in the great drama of existence.”.   A new masterpiece of history by Bernard Bailyn shows American life in the 17th century to be nasty, brutish, and short. By R.B. Bernstein.

    The seventeenth-century country house poem is both. The style of country house poetry changed over the seventeenth century, and. "Literature and. such artistry with Chinese characteristics to the world stage. Cultural Relics Attracting German Citizens During the G20 summit, the exhibition, East Meets West: The Maritime Silk. Other themes will include: the urban context of seventeenth-century poetry, the way writing fit into the life of the writer, the rise of the profession of writing for both men and women, the development of printed publication as a communications medium, and the difference between the way men and women used the same literary genres.

      The later development (the last twenty years of the century) is quite different: it begins to reproduce the manner and rhythm of the best talk of the time. John Dryden ( - ), though he was primarily a poet, was an original master of this new kind of prose. The poetry of the 17th century shows an astonishing variety. Buy English Poetry of the Seventeenth Century (Longman Literature In English Series) 2 by Parfitt, George (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : George Parfitt.


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American Poetry of the Seventeenth Century by Harrison T. Meserole Download PDF EPUB FB2

The LOA's most recent anthology, "American Poetry: the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries" is a single volume and it presents the poetry of the earliest settlers -- poems written for the most part in America before there was a United States/5(4).

Harrison T. Meserole is Distinguished Professor of English at Texas A&M, coeditor of Seventeenth-Century News, and former Director of Graduate Research Penn State. His doctorate is from the University of by: 4. The LOA's most recent anthology, "American Poetry: the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries" is a single volume and it presents the poetry of the earliest settlers -- poems written for the most part in America before there was a United States.

In its pages, the volume includes over poems by poets, /5. American Poetry of the Seventeenth Century Edited by Harrison T. Meserole. Reissued in response to demand, this definitive anthology of colonial American poetry is made available in a classroom edition, with annotatory emendations reflecting recent scholarship.

The anthology includes hymns recently attributed to Mohegan preacher Samson Occom and the earliest known translation of a traditional Native American chant, Henry Timberlake’s Cherokee “War-Song.” The unpublished poems of Henry Brooke, Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson, Joseph Green.

OCLC Number: Description: xxxvi, pages 24 cm. Contents: The Prologue/ The Author to her Book / Contemplations / [As Weary Pilgrim, now at Best] / The Flesh and the Spirit / The Four Lessons of the Year / The Vanity of all worldly things / In memory of my dear grand-child Elizabeth Bradstreet / To My Dear and Loving Husband / A Letter to Her Husband, Absent.

The poetry of early America is seen afresh in this groundbreaking new volume in The Library of America's acclaimed American Poetry anthology series, charting its flowering over a span of almost two centuries, from the first years of English settlement in the New World to the death of George Washington.

Gathering the work of more than poets-including many poems never. Provides a comprehensive and entertaining account of the vitality and variety of achievement in seventeenth-century English poetry. Revised and up-dated throughout, Dr Parfitt has added new material on poets as varied as Marvell and by: 7.

A list of Famous 17th Century American Poets. The authors listed on this page include some of the greatest poets of 17th Century. See also: Poets by Nationality | Contemporary American Poets | American Women Poets | All American Poets American Poets Born: Before | | | | | After A List of 17th Century Famous Poets includes Poems and Biographical information.

Read and Enjoy Poetry by 17th Century Famous Poets. Book Description. Provides a comprehensive and entertaining account of the vitality and variety of achievement in seventeenth-century English poetry. Revised and up-dated throughout, Dr Parfitt has added new material on poets as varied as Marvell and Traherne.

There is also a completely new chapter on women poets of the seventeenth century. American literature - American literature - The 17th century: This history of American literature begins with the arrival of English-speaking Europeans in what would become the United States.

At first American literature was naturally a colonial literature, by authors who were Englishmen and who thought and wrote as such. The early years of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries did not mark new departures for English poetry. And American poetry found its true beginnings in Whitman and Dickinson, who did their writing in the middle of the nineteenth century, not at either end.) But it's not really a matter of calendar.

As the items abstracted in our book show, this challenge has been met in various ways, not the least of which are two subsequent and excellent anthologies published in Harrison T.

Meserole Seventeenth- Century American Poetry and Kenneth Silverman Colonial American Poetry (particularly distinctive in its emphasis on the verse of the. Dickinson's poetry was heavily influenced by the Metaphysical poets of seventeenth-century England, as well as her reading of the Book of Revelation and her upbringing in a Puritan New England town, which encouraged a Calvinist, orthodox, and conservative approach to Christianity.

She admired the poetry of Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Act now to take advantage of this limited-time offer. order now Order Nineteenth-Century American Poetry now for just $ plus $ shipping & handling PLUS GET A FREE BOOK. No obligation to buy anything else–ever.

Future volumes will be sent to you at $—25% to 45% off bookstore prices. You can cancel your subscription at any time. American poetry is poetry of the United States. It arose first as efforts by colonists to add their voices to English poetry in the 17th century, well before the constitutional unification of the Thirteen Colonies (although before this unification, a strong oral tradition often likened to poetry existed among Native American societies).

Get this from a library. American poetry: the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. [David S Shields;] -- [This book] looks at early American poetry, charting its evolution over a span of almost two centuries, from the first years of English settlement in the New World to.

Poetry Foundation editors have curated this collection of Native American poets, both established and widely read ones along with voices of a new generation, from some of the many US tribes. Their poems bear historical witness, demonstrate the strength of the Native American spirit, argue crucial political and social issues, while illuminating.

The 18th century. In America in the early years of the 18th century, some writers, such as Cotton Mather, carried on the older traditions.

His huge history and biography of Puritan New England, Magnalia Christi Americana, inand his vigorous Manuductio ad Ministerium, or introduction to the ministry, in. In nineteenth-century America, poetry was an integral part of everyday life.

The two volumes of The Library of America’s American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century reveal the vigor and diversity of a tradition embracing solitary visionaries .History of Children's Poetry 17thth Century - Saving the Child Sinner - - Thomas is an African-American poet and author for children and her titles examine family, friendship, love, faith and history in a beautiful way.

Her books speak to young people and her warm, gentle verse is simple and startling in its depth.A Sheaf of Seventeenth-Century Anglo-American Poetry Despite the distance from London literary circles and the rigorous demands of colonial life, colonists read and wrote a great deal of poetry in seventeenth-century America.