Eliot and His Age: T. S. Eliot's Moral Imagination in the Twentieth Century (BOK)

Russell Kirk

239,00 23900
Sendes vanligvis innen 5-15 dager
Though much has been written about T. S. Eliot since it was first published, Eliot and His Age remains the best introduction to the poet's life, ideas, and literary works. It is the essential starting place for anyone who would understand what Eliot was about. Russell Kirk's view of his older friend is sympathetic but not adulatory. His insights into Eliot's writings are informed by wide reading in the same authors who most influenced the poet, as well as by similar experiences and convictions. Kirk elaborates here a significant theory of literary meaning in general, showing how great literary works awaken our intuitive reason, giving us profound visions of truth that transcend logical processes. And he traces Eliot's political and cultural ideas to their true sources, showing the balance and subtlety of Eliot's views. Eliot and His Age is a literary biography that will endure when much of the more recent writing on Eliot is gathering dust.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2008 Forfatter Russell Kirk
Forlag
Turpin DEDS Orphans
ISBN 9781933859538
Antall sider 408 Dimensjoner 14cm x 21,1cm x 2,8cm
Vekt 612 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Literary studies: from c 1900 -, Literary studies: poetry & poets

Andre produkter med samme artist(er)/medvirkende