T. S. Eliot.

by Northrop Frye

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh

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  • Eliot, T. S. -- 1888-1965.
  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [100]-106.

    SeriesWriters and critics, 026
    LC ClassificationsPS3509.L43 Z674 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p.
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22349797M
    ISBN 100399502637

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Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in in St. Louis, Missouri, and became a British subject in The acclaimed poet of The Waste Land, Four Quartets, and Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, among numerous other poems, prose, and works of drama, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats (with full-color illustrations) by T.

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True, we can read the poetry and get a great deal from it, but our appreciation of, say, The Waste Land or ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock‘ is intensified and improved with the assistance of a trusty literary guide, such as a good critic or biographer. So what is the Lockdown book club and how does it work.

The mission of this book club is to get together the readers of this blog to sit around a digital living room and discuss Eliot and learn about his life and work. The way this will work in its fullness is for people to comment and ask questions and make observations through the.

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T.S. Eliot, in full Thomas Stearns Eliot, (born SeptemSt. Louis, Missouri, U.S.—died January 4,London, England), American-English poet, playwright, literary critic, and editor, a leader of the Modernist movement in poetry in such works as The Waste Land () and Four Quartets ().

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Who Was T.S. Eliot. T.S. Eliot published his first poetic masterpiece, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," in Inhe wrote the poem "The Waste Land" Born: Eliot’s Early Years is the first full post in the Book Club.

The club is open to all levels of Donor Subscribers, and there will be a general post with reading assignments for all readers. When it comes to more familiar material—for instance, Symons’s book on Shakespeare’s plays that Eliot is reviewing—the defects of his criticism become plain.

These are the defects of what Eliot calls “impressionistic” criticism, an approach which ostensibly offers “the faithful record of the impressions, more numerous or more. Project MUSE is delighted to announce that The Complete Prose of T. Eliot: The Critical Edition, Volume 2, The Perfect Critic, –, edited by Anthony Cuda and Ronald Schuchard, was awarded the Modernist Studies Association Book Prize for an Edition, Anthology, or Essay Collection.

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Eliot exclusively for this. Eliot: (Thomas Stearns Eliot), –, American-British poet and critic, b. Louis, Mo. One of the most distinguished literary figures of the 20th cent., T. Eliot won the Nobel Prize in Literature. He studied at Harvard, the Sorbonne, and Oxford.

In he established residence in London and in became a British subject. T.S. Eliot is a genius. The Wasteland is, by far, the best poem I have ever read. It is a bit difficult to get through, but I'm sure if you are thinking of picking up this book you are not looking for light by:   The Waste Land and Other Poems, by T.

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Eliot, widely regarded as one of the most important poems of the 20th century and a central work of modernist poetry.

Published inthe line poem first appeared in the United Kingdom in the October issue of Eliot's The Criterion and in the United States in the November issue of The was published in book form in December Author: T.

Eliot. Born in Missouri on SeptemT. Eliot is the author of The Waste Land, which is now considered by many to be the most influential poetic work of the twentieth century. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

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Eliot, considered by Eliot himself to be his finest work Four Quartets is a rich composition that expands the spiritual vision introduced in “The Waste Land.” Here, in four linked poems (“Burnt Norton,” “East Coker,” “The Dry Salvages,” and “Little Gidding”), spiritual, philosophical, and personal themes emerge /5(12).

T.S. Eliot, the quiet, gray figure who gave new meaning to English-language poetry, died Jan. 5, at his home in London. He was 76 years old.

Eliot was an American, born in St. Louis. Eliot’s second volume of poems, after ’s Prufrock and Other Observations, Poems contains a number of poems in tight tetrameter quatrains, influenced by Eliot’s reading of the.

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As a result of reading this book, I began to entertain the idea of reading some of Eliot's work. I thought he was a decent poet; I was wrong. He has a style to rival that of Edgar Allan Poe. This is the very DEFINITION of the term 'masterpiece'.

T.S. Eliot Resources Books. T.S. Eliot, The Waste Land Yes, it's a single poem, but this line mammoth reads like a book. Published in the first volume of Eliot's journal Criterion, The Waste Land is Eliot's masterpiece, an impassioned cry against the desolation and horror of the post-World War I world.

It is also probably one of the most difficult poems to read in the English .A member of the Romantic tradition, T.S. Eliot is considered a central figure in Western literary culture.

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