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Keats A Beginner's Guide By David Edwards

Keats A Beginner's Guide by David Edwards

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Summary

Giving an introduction to John Keats, this work shows him to be one of the most accomplished and influential stylists in English poetry.

Keats A Beginner's Guide Summary

Keats A Beginner's Guide by David Edwards

In this accessible and stimulating introduction to John Keats, the author shows him to be one of the most accomplished and influential stylists in English poetry. In his odes and his great narrative poetry, Keats achieved a dazzling, melodious, and intenseword-magic. Yet Keats' masterpieces do more than merely entertainthey continue to challenge us with profound ideas that were perceived as radical in his own day and maintain their relevance in ours."

About David Edwards

David Edwards is Head of English at The Harrodian School, Barnes. His doctoral thesis was on Keats, Mythology and the Politics of Sexuality.

Table of Contents

How to use this book 1 - Why read Keats today? 2 - How to approach Keats's work 3 - Biography and influences 4 - Social, political and economic background 5 - Major works 6 - Themes and theories 7 - Critical approaches: 1817-2001 8 - Where to next? Chronology of major works Glossary Further reading Index

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GOR004288523
9780340804728
0340804726
Keats A Beginner's Guide by David Edwards
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Hodder Education
2002-03-01
96
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