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A Preface to Ezra Pound (Preface Books) by Peter Wilson

By Peter Wilson

offers an advent to the lifestyles and works of Ezra Pound, a massive modernist poet, theorist and literary critic. all through his existence Pound was once looked through many to be a contentious and arguable determine, and because his demise in 1972, theoretical, literary, political and biographical comentators have performed a lot to perpetuate this view. Peter Wilson's survey, notwithstanding, provides a balanced view of his existence and paintings permitting the reader to pass judgement on for themselves.

The significant sections of the publication supply introductions to the advanced lifestyles and paintings of Pound, outlining many of the cultural, political and literary matters that are vital to a whole knowing of his position in 20th century English literature. severe commentaries are then given on all of Pound's significant poetry, adopting a few analytical recommendations from stylistics. short biographies of vital figures in Pound's occupation, and within the improvement of literary modernism are supplied. A gazeteer, thesaurus, and recommendations for additional examining entire the booklet.



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