Hardy"s poetry, 1860-1928
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Published by Columbia University Press, 1981. in New York .
Written in English


  • Hardy, Thomas, -- 1840-1928 -- Poetic works

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Edition Notes

Includes index. Includes 9 leaves of plates. Bibliography: p. 189-192.

StatementDennis Taylor.. --
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 204 p. ;
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19053491M

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  Hardy favoured the lyric and ballad forms of poetry. Hardy’s poetry explores the themes of rural life and nature, love and loss, cosmic indifference, the ravages of time, the inevitability of death and the inhuman ironies of war. Hardy’s poetry is characterised by fatalistic pessimism, earthy realism, and abstract philosophising. About Selected Poems of Thomas Hardy. Thomas Hardy abandoned the novel form at the turn of the century, probably after public reaction to Jude the Obscure, but continued to write verse displaying a wide variety of metrical styles and stanza forms and a broad scope of tone and definitive volume contains selections from his numerous collections published between and Hardcover First Edition Selected Poems (Landscape Poets S.) Thomas Hardy Illustrated with Photos and plus much poetry (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History, Politics, Social and Physical Sciences. academic and scholarly books and Modern First Editions etc.) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo. The best Hardy poems and why everyone should read them. Thomas Hardy () is acclaimed worldwide as one of the best Victorian novelists, but his poetry is often eclipsed by his achievement in the realm of , of the hundreds of poems that comprise Hardy’s Collected Poems, there are a few favourites that are much-loved and widely anthologised.

In the third year of Victoria's reign, Thomas Hardy is born on the 2nd of June in a large cottage bordering the heath at Higher Bockhampton, three miles outside Dorchester, Dorset. The eldest son of a violin-playing builder and an ambitious mother, Thomas Hardy received from the former parent a love of music, and from the latter a love of books. Hardy Deconstructing Hardy aims to add a new dimension of research which has been partly overlooked—a Derridean, Deconstructive reading of Hardy‘s poetry. Analyzing thirty-four popular and less popular poems by Hardy, this volume challenges current references to Derridean Deconstructionism. Whil. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Taylor, Dennis, Hardy's poetry, New York: Columbia University Press, (OCoLC) Buy Hardy Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets) by Hardy, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5).