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Poetry and the Modern World: A Study of Poetry in England Between 1900 and 1939

Author: David Daiches
Price: $15.00
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publisher Location: Chicago
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1940
light wear to tips, corners and edges of the book and jacket, clean and unmarked. First printing, no others noted. David Daiches (1912 – 2005) was a Scottish literary historian and literary critic, scholar and writer. He wrote extensively on English literature, Scottish literature and Scottish culture. An early book by Daiches, who had previously written The Novel and the Modern World and went on to write many more over a long career as a literature scholar. Includes: A.E. Housman, Thomas Hardy, Gerard Manley Hopkins, The Sitwells, T.S. Eliot, W.B. Yeats, Cecil Day Lewis, Stephen Spender, W.H. Auden. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Most items ship with tracking numbers and (generally over $15.00) jacket protectors if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible.