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book of narrative verse

V.H Collins

book of narrative verse

by V.H Collins

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by V.H. Collins ; with an introduction by Edmund Blunden.
SeriesThe world"s classics -- 350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19915181M

The Oxford book of narrative verse by Opie, Iona Archibald; Opie, Peter. Publication date Topics Narrative poetry, English, Narrative poetry, American Publisher Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on Octo SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Narrative poems include epics, ballads, idylls, and lays. Some narrative poetry takes the form of a novel in verse. An example of this is The Ring and the Book by Robert Browning. In the terms of narrative poetry, a romance is a narrative poem that tells a story of chivalry. Examples include the Romance of the Rose or Tennyson's Idylls of the King.

A BOOK OP NARRATIVE VERSE -- PREFACE -- FOR much valuable help in the selection the editor is indebted to several friends, especially to Mrs. Thomas, who placed unreservedly at his service a scheme for an anthology of narrative verse drawn up provisionalIy in by her husband, Edward Thomas, who was killed before he could complete it and to Dr. J. C. Smith, who, in addition to various other. A verse novel is a type of narrative poetry in which a novel-length narrative is told through the medium of poetry rather than simple or complex stanzaic verse-forms may be used, but there will usually be a large cast, multiple voices, dialogue, narration, description, and action in a novelistic manner.

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Succinctly called "a book of tales of various kinds, romantic, humorous, ghostly, and gory, written at any time over the past six hundred years" by the compilers, Iona Opie and the late Peter Opie, this universally-appealing collection of 59 poems presents a comprehensive literary tradition of narrative verse from Chaucer to Auden/5(6).

Extracts from book-length narratives such as Paradise Lost and The Faerie Queen add to the volume's richness and variety. The poems are accompanied by illuminating notes, which trace the source of the poet's inspiration, whether fact or fiction, and /5(6).

Succinctly called "a book of tales of various kinds, romantic, humorous, ghostly, and gory, written at any time over the past six hundred years" by the compilers, Iona Opie and the late Peter Opie, this universally-appealing collection of 59 poems presents a comprehensive literary tradition of narrative verse from Chaucer to Auden/5.

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An anthology of 59 poems, most of which are given in their entirety, representing narrative verse from Chaucer to Auden. The editors have chosen poems that tell a straightforward and complete story or are, like Chaucer's "Death and the Three Revellers", stories within a story, or which are episodes from longer poems complete in themselves/5(22).

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Gilgamesh: A Verse Narrative Gilgamesh crucially abused his power as King of Uruk and ruled as a “tyrant to his people” (15), much like many leaders have before, but after meeting Enkidu, he grew as a person, saw things differently, and adjusted his concepts of holding the responsibility of leadership.

He grew to come to terms with his struggles and accept them, which. Extracts from book-length narratives such as Paradise Lost and The Faerie Queen add to the volume's richness and variety.

The poems are accompanied by illuminating notes, which trace the source of the poet's inspiration, whether fact or fiction, and show how the poets translated their sources into verse/5(23).

Succinctly called "a book of tales of various kinds, romantic, humorous, ghostly, and gory, written at any time over the past six hundred years" by the compilers, Iona Opie and the late Peter Opie, this universally-appealing collection of 59 poems presents a comprehensive literary tradition of narrative verse from Chaucer to Auden/5(22).

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