New PDF release: A Preface to Ezra Pound (Preface Books)

By Peter Wilson

ISBN-10: 0582258677

ISBN-13: 9780582258679

ISBN-10: 0582258685

ISBN-13: 9780582258686

presents an advent to the existence and works of Ezra Pound, an immense modernist poet, theorist and literary critic. all through his existence Pound used to be seemed via many to be a contentious and arguable determine, and because his loss of life in 1972, theoretical, literary, political and biographical comentators have performed a lot to perpetuate this view. Peter Wilson's survey, although, provides a balanced view of his lifestyles and paintings permitting the reader to pass judgement on for themselves.

The significant sections of the publication supply introductions to the advanced existence and paintings of Pound, outlining some of the cultural, political and literary concerns that are very important to an entire figuring out of his position in 20th century English literature. serious commentaries are then given on all of Pound's significant poetry, adopting a few analytical strategies from stylistics. short biographies of vital figures in Pound's occupation, and within the improvement of literary modernism are supplied. A gazeteer, thesaurus, and proposals for extra examining whole the ebook.

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