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Book of Irish Poetry

Book of Irish Poetry

Introduction by Alfred Perceval Graves

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Published in London,Dublin and Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIllustrations by Gerald F.Metcalfe.
The Physical Object
Pagination347p.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19392273M

  The Penguin Book of Irish Poetry features the work of the greatest Irish poets, from the monks of the ancient monasteries to the Nobel laureates W.B. Yeats and Seamus Heaney, from Jonathan Swift and Oliver Goldsmith to Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, along with a profusion of lyrics, love poems, satires, ballads and songs/5(18).   The other solution would be to divide the project in two parts: The Book of Irish Poetry edited by Alfred Perceval Graves, Part I and The Book of Irish Poetry edited by Alfred Perceval Graves, Part II. You could divide the book in two about the middle - before "Irish national poetry" for example and put only the first part up in this project.

The Penguin Book of Irish Poetry, ably demonstrates Ireland's status as a literary superpower, whether through those poems/verses that have only survived due to some monks recording of them or whether it is the poetry that still flows like molten lava from those poets writing today. This anthology offers a wonderful insight into a nation that 5/5(1). W. B. Yeats remains the most widely taught Irish poet in English literature courses, but Irish poets of his own and subsequent generations likewise appear on syllabi in the interdisciplinary classroom, from Irish studies to environmental studies. We are interested in the variety of ways modern Irish poetry may be creatively and successfully.

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Yeats and Seamus Heaney, from Jonathan Swift and Oliver Goldsmith to Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, along with a profusion of lyrics, love poems, satires, ballads and by: 1.

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The Dublin Book of Irish Verse is modelled on the lines of ‘The Oxford Book of English Verse.’ the Editor has made a careful and independent examination of the work of Irish writers, and where the selections include poems contained in existing Anthologies, the excellence or particular suitability of such extracts supplies a sufficient reason for their insertion.

The Faber Book of Irish Verse was a poetry anthology edited by John Montague and first published in by Faber and Faber. Recognised as an important collection, it has been described as 'the only general anthology of Irish verse in the past 30 years that has a claim to be a work of art in itself still the freshest introduction to the full range of Irish poetry'.Author: John Montague.

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I’d suggest walking up Howth Head, looking out to Author: JP O'malley.Book Overview In a volume that has become a standard text in Irish studies, editors Maureen O'Rourke Murphy and James MacKillop survey thirteen centuries of Irish literature, including old Irish epic and lyric poetry, Irish folksongs and a selection of nineteenth-century prose and poetry.