Selected essays

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Harcourt, Brace, 1950 - Criticism - 460 pages
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Includes criticism by T. S. Eliot of Euripides, Christopher Marlowe, William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Ben Jonson, Thomas Middleton, Thomas Heywood, Cyril Tourneur, John Ford, Philip Massinger, Dante, Andrew Marvell, John Dryden, William Blake, Algernon Swinburne, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Lancelot Andrewes, John Bramhall, Blaise Pascal and the Pensees, Charles Baudelaire, Matthew Arnold, Walter Pater, Francis Herbert Bradley, Marie Lloyd, Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens, Irving Babbitt, and Charles Whibley.

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User Review  - Diane - Goodreads

Read the Hamlet and Shakespeare essays. Eliot can distill so much into a single sentence. Good lead-in to reading Montaigne, who he and others believe had a strong influence on Shakespeare. Read full review

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Selected Essays of TS Eliot by TS Eliot (1964) Read full review

Contents

Tradition and the Individual Talent 1919
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The Function of Criticism 1923
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Rhetoric and Poetic Drama 1919
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