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Last poems & plays

William Butler Yeats

Last poems & plays

by William Butler Yeats

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Published by Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reference: Wade 204.

Other titlesLast poems and plays.
Statementby W.B. Yeats.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,126p. ;
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17421759M

First American edition. Fine in a very attractive, very good or better dustwrapper with modest toning to the spine, and tiny nicks and tears. A nice copy. Item # A list of poems by Langston Hughes. A poet, novelist, fiction writer, and playwright, Langston Hughes is known for his insightful, colorful portrayals of black life in America from the twenties through the sixties and was important in shaping the artistic contributions of the Harlem Renaissance.

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In these books many of his previous themes are gathered up and rehandled, with an immense technical range; the aged poet was using ballad rhythms and dialogue structure with undiminished energy as he approached.

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Genre/Form: Literary collections: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yeats, W.B. (William Butler), Last poems & plays. New York, Macmillan Co., Last poems and two plays by Yeats, W. B and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Last Poems () was the last of the two volumes of poems which A.

Housman published during his lifetime. Of the 42 poems there, seventeen were given titles, a greater proportion than in his previous collection, A Shropshire Lad ().

Although it was not quite so popular with composers, the majority of the poems there have been set to music. This is a list of all works by Irish poet and dramatist W. (William Butler) Yeats (–), winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and a foremost figure in 20th-century sometimes appear twice if parts of new editions or significantly revised.

Posthumous editions are also included if they are the first publication of a new or significantly revised work. From the immense brilliance of Prufrock, The Hollow Men, and Ash Wednesday, and of course perhaps the last great contribution to English -The Waste Land, an indescribable sea change to poetry, to the immeasurable depths of Four Quartets, the fanciful Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, his plays, and many incomplete poems as well/5.

Last poems and two plays. William Butler Yeats. Irish University Press, - Poetry - 58 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents. CONTENTS Page 5t. POEMS, PLAYS AND ESSAYS, by Oliver Goldsmith, M.B with a critical dissertation on his poetry by John Aikin, M.D. and an introductory essay by Henry T. Tuckerman, Esq. Goldsmith, Oliver Published by Boston: Phillips, Sampson & Co, A book’s final sentence is the ribbon on a packaged plot, tied neatly and prettily before an author hands her story over to her readers’ imaginations for good.

It’s a last chance for a good first impression. Some last lines have the power to disrupt the course of an entire story, shaking up our expectations.

Buy a cheap copy of The Complete Poems and Plays book by T.S. Eliot. Eliot's poetry ranges from the massively magisterial (The Waste Land), to the playfully pleasant (Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats).

This volume of Eliot's Free shipping over $/5(5). I publish these poems, few though they are, because it is not likely that I shall ever be impelled to write much more. I can no longer expect to be revisited by the continuous excitement under which in the early months of I wrote the greater part of my first book, nor indeed could I well sustain it if it came; and it is best that what I have written should be printed while I am here to.

Poet, dramatist, critic and editor, T. Eliot was one of the defining figures of twentieth-century poetry. This edition of The Complete Poems and Plays, published for the first time in paperback, includes all of his verse and work for the stage, from Prufrock and Other Observations () to Four Quartets (), and includes such literary landmarks as The Waste Land,/5.

He produced an amazing body of work: novels, stories, poems, plays, essays, travel books, translations, paintings and letters (over five thousand of which survive).

D.H. Lawrence (), English novelist, storywriter, critic, poet and painter, one of the greatest figures in 20th-century English literature.5/5(1). William Butler Yeats is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets of the 20th century.

He belonged to the Protestant, Anglo-Irish minority that had controlled the economic, political, social, and cultural life of Ireland since at least the end of the 17th century.

Most members of this minority considered themselves English people who happened to have been born in Ireland, but Yeats. universe and faintly falling, like the descent of their last end, upon all the living and the dead. –James Joyce, “The Dead” in Dubliners () I am thinking of aurochs and angels, the secret of durable pigments, prophetic sonnets, the refuge of art.

And this is the File Size: KB. Book Bulletin poetry and plays Here are quick links to pages of the different types of books in this section of the catalogue: Anthologies Collections Long poems Plays Please visit our Book Bulletin crowdfunding project at CrowdPatch to buy recommendations for our Winter catalogue and to volunteer your skills, experience and contacts.

Abstract. In the “Definitive Edition” of Yeats’s Poems published by Macmillan in and the collected editions based on it, the “Last Poems” section, ending as it did with “Under Ben Bulben” and the poet’s self-composed epitaph, seemed to many readers to provide a fitting conclusion to Yeats’s oeuvre.

That section with the same contents and order had first appeared in print Author: Phillip L. Marcus. Macmillan. Last Poems and Plays by W.B. Yeats. Hardcover *without* DJ. First Edition, Second Printing. Very Good+ condition. Gilt lettering is faded. Book shows some wear to boards along spine.

Minor bumping. One scratch along spine. Previous owner inscription within. Binding on first two pages is sticking/pulling causing the book to be slightly cocked, but problem does not exist Seller Rating: % positive.The three plays in this collection form a triptych--the central play, a farce, is flanked by two dramas.

Together they span the last four decades of Trinidad's social and political history, beginning, in The Last Carnival, with the colonial life-style of a French Creole family faced with the emergence of the Black Power movement, and ending, in A Branch of the Blue Nile, with the conflict.After –, Shakespeare wrote fewer plays, and none are attributed to him after His last three plays were collaborations, probably with John Fletcher, who succeeded him as the house playwright for the King’s Men.

Shakespeare died on 23 April and was survived by his wife and two daughters.