The H.D. Book

The H.D. Book

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This magisterial work, long awaited and long the subject of passionate speculation, is an unprecedented exploration of modern poetry and poetics by one of America's most acclaimed and influential postwar poets. What began in 1959 as a simple homage to the modernist poet H.D. developed into an expansive and unique quest to arrive at a poetics that would fuel Duncan's great work in the 1970s. A meditation on both the roots of modernism and its manifestation in the work of H.D., Ezra Pound, D.H. Lawrence, William Carlos Williams, Edith Sitwell, and many others, Duncan's wide-ranging book is espec.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press,2011
Berkeley : University of California Press,2011
ISBN: 9780520948020
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 678 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Coleman, Victor 1944-
Boughn, Michael


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