Lives of the Modern Poets

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Provides introductions to the nine most interesting and important poets writing in English in the first part of this century.

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i read this when it first appeared, but I recall a substantial impression, that Pritchard had achieved what his title announces--a kind of Johnsonian exercise in biography and critique. Pritchard does ... Read full review

Lives of the modern poets: with a new preface by the author

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This volume offers critical essays on Pritchard's picks as the 20th century's most interesting poets: Pound, Eliot, Yeats, Frost, and others. Not a scholarly title, this remains for "general readers" (LJ 3/15/80). Read full review

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Introduction
3
THOMAS HARDY
15
W B YEATS
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