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  • The Complete Poems of Shakespeare book cover

    The Complete Poems of Shakespeare

    Edited by Cathy Shrank, Raphael Lyne

    Although best known for his plays, William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was also a poet who achieved extraordinary depth and variety in only a few key works. This edition of his poetry provides detailed notes, commentary and appendices resulting in an academically thorough and equally accessible…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09
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  • The Poems of Shelley: Volume Four: 1820-1821 book cover

    The Poems of Shelley: Volume Four

    1820-1821

    Edited by Michael Rossington, Jack Donovan, Kelvin Everest

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was one of the major Romantic poets, and wrote what is critically recognised as some of the finest lyric poetry in the English language. This is the fourth volume of the five-volume The Poems of Shelley, which presents all of Shelley’s poems in chronological order…

    Hardback – 2013-11-18
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  • The Poems of Browning: Volume Four: 1862 - 1871 book cover

    The Poems of Browning: Volume Four

    1862 - 1871

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin, Joseph Phelan

    The Poems of Robert Browning is a multi-volume edition of the poetry of Robert Browning (1812 -1889) resulting from a completely fresh appraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The poems are presented in the order of their composition and in the text in which they were first published,…

    Hardback – 2012-01-26
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  • The Poems of Shelley: Volume Three: 1819 - 1820 book cover

    The Poems of Shelley: Volume Three

    1819 - 1820

    Edited by Jack Donovan, Cian Duffy, Kelvin Everest, Michael Rossington

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was one of the major Romantic poets, and wrote what is critically recognised as some of the finest lyric poetry in the English language. This is the third volume of the five-volume The Poems of Shelley, which presents all of Shelley’s poems in chronological order…

    Hardback – 2011-01-24
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  • The Complete Poems of John Donne book cover

    The Complete Poems of John Donne

    Edited by Robin Robbins

    The Poems of John Donne is one volume paperback edition of the poems of John Donne (1572-1631) based on a comprehensive re-evaluation of his work from composition to circulation and reception. Donne’s output is tremendously varied in style and form and demonstrates his ability to exercise his…

    Paperback – 2010-06-10
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  • Robert Browning: Selected Poems book cover

    Robert Browning: Selected Poems

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin, Joseph Phelan

    Robert Browning (1812 – 1889) was one of the defining figures of the Victorian age. Famous in his lifetime for his elopement and marriage to Elizabeth Barratt, his critical reputation grew steadily in the years following her early death. Browning’s mastery of dramatic verse was evident throughout…

    Paperback – 2010-02-10
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  • The Poems of John Donne: Volume One book cover

    The Poems of John Donne: Volume One

    Edited by Robin Robbins

    John Donne (1572-1631) is firmly fixed in the canon of English literature. "No man is an island" and "For whom the bell tolls" are just two of his phrases known by virtually everyone. The Poems of John Donne is a two volume edition of Donne’s poems based on a comprehensive re-evaluation of his…

    Hardback – 2008-11-20
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  • The Poems of Browning: Volume Three: 1846 - 1861 book cover

    The Poems of Browning: Volume Three

    1846 - 1861

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin, Joseph Phelan

    The Poems of Browning is a multi-volume edition of the poetry of Robert Browning (1812 -1889) resulting from a completely fresh appraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The poems are presented in the order of their composition and in the text in which they were first published, giving…

    Hardback – 2007-11-15
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  • The Poems of Alexander Pope: Volume Three: The Dunciad (1728) & The Dunciad Variorum (1729) book cover

    The Poems of Alexander Pope: Volume Three

    The Dunciad (1728) & The Dunciad Variorum (1729)

    Edited by Valerie Rumbold

    Alexander Pope (1688–1744) is one of the greatest poets in European literature, comparable to the likes of likes of Shakespeare, Chaucer, Keats and Wordsworth. He is not easy to read though: his poetry uses dense literary and contemporary contextual allusions. This is why a book that gets the…

    Hardback – 2007-10-12
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  • Dryden:Selected Poems book cover

    Dryden:Selected Poems

    Edited by Paul Hammond, David Hopkins

    Dryden: Selected Poems is drawn from Paul Hammond and David Hopkins's remarkable five-volume The Poems of John Dryden, and includes a generous selection of his most important work. The great satires, MacFlecknoe and Absalom and Achitophel, are included in full, as are his religious poemsReligio…

    Paperback – 2007-02-21
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  • Blake: The Complete Poems book cover

    Blake: The Complete Poems

    3rd Edition

    Edited by W.H. Stevenson

    William Blake (1757 - 1827) is one of the great figures in literature, by turns poet, artist and visonary. Profoundly libertarian in outlook, Blake's engagement with the issues of his day is well known and this - along with his own idiosynratic concerns - flows through his poetry and art. Like…

    Paperback – 2007-02-15
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  • Tennyson: A Selected Edition book cover

    Tennyson

    A Selected Edition

    Edited by Christopher Ricks

    This is the only fully annotated and comprehensive selection of Tennyson’s poetry. Acknowledged as a major achievement of editorial scholarship, it has established itself as the standard edition of Tennyson.  The collection contains in full all four of Tennyson's long poems: The Princess, In…

    Paperback – 2006-10-18
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  • Milton: Paradise Lost book cover

    Milton: Paradise Lost

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Alastair Fowler

    Milton's Paradise Lost is one of the great works of literature, of any time and in any language. Marked by Milton's characteristic erudition it is a work epic both in scale and, notoriously, in ambition. For nearly 350 years it has held generation upon generation of scholars, students and readers…

    Paperback – 2006-08-22
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  • The Poems of Andrew Marvell book cover

    The Poems of Andrew Marvell

    Edited by Nigel Smith

    Little known as a poet in his own time, Andrew Marvell (1621-78) was a patriotic politician and champion of religious toleration during the Restoration. Although long celebrated for the great love lyric, To His Coy Mistress, the last century has seen his wider reputation as a poet grow…

    Paperback – 2006-08-22
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  • Spenser: The Faerie Queene book cover

    Spenser: The Faerie Queene

    2nd Edition

    Edited by A. C. Hamilton

    The Faerie Queene is a scholarly masterpiece that has influenced, inspired, and challenged generations of writers, readers and scholars since its completion in 1596. Hamilton's edition is itself, a masterpiece of scholarship and close reading. It is now the standard edition for all …

    Paperback – 2006-08-21
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  • Milton: The Complete Shorter Poems book cover

    Milton: The Complete Shorter Poems

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Carey

    This masterly edition contains all of Milton's English poems, with the exception of Paradise Lost, together with translations and texts of all his Latin, Italian and Greek poems. First published in 1968 - and substantially updated in 1996 - John Carey's edition has, with Alastair Fowler's Paradise…

    Paperback – 2006-08-21
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  • The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Five: 1697-1700 book cover

    The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Five

    1697-1700

    Edited by Paul Hammond, David Hopkins

    This volume completes the five-volume Longman Annotated Poets Edition of the poems of John Dryden, the major poet of Restoration England.  It provides a modernized text along with full explanatory annotation.  The poems include Dryden's spirited translation from Ovid, Homer, Chaucer, and…

    Hardback – 2005-09-14
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  • The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Four: 1686-1696 book cover

    The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Four

    1686-1696

    Edited by Paul Hammond, David Hopkins

    Volume Four covers poems published between 1693 and 1696, principally Dryden's translations from Juvenal and Persius, and those from Ovid and Homer included in the miscellany Examen Poeticum (1693). This new edition represents the most informative and accessible edition of Dryden's poetry,…

    Hardback – 2000-09-11
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  • The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Three: 1686-1696 book cover

    The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Three

    1686-1696

    Edited by Paul Hammond, David Hopkins

    John Dryden was the greatest writer of Restoration England. These volumes are the third and fourth volumes in a five-volume edition of Dryden's poems and result from a complete reappraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The modernised text has been prepared from a fresh examination of…

    Hardback – 2000-08-10
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  • The Poems of Shelley: Volume Two: 1817 - 1819 book cover

    The Poems of Shelley: Volume Two

    1817 - 1819

    By Kelvin Everest, Geoffrey Matthews

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was one of the major Romantic poets, and wrote what is critically recognised as some of the finest lyric poetry in the English language. This is the second volume of the five-volume The Poems of Shelley, which presents all of Shelley’s poems in chronological order…

    Hardback – 2000-06-02
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  • The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Two: 1682-1685 book cover

    The Poems of John Dryden: Volume Two

    1682-1685

    By Paul Hammond

    Volume II covers the poems of Dryden from 1682 to 1685. Together with volume one, the work forms the first part of the most informative and accessible edition of Dryden's poetry, providing an invaluable resource for students of Restoration culture.…

    Hardback – 1995-02-27
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  • The Poems of John Dryden: Volume One: 1649-1681 book cover

    The Poems of John Dryden: Volume One

    1649-1681

    By Paul Hammond

    These first two volumes in a four-volume edition of Dryden's poems are the result of a complete reappraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The text has been prepared from a fresh examination of the early printed editions, and takes account of the large number of manuscript copies which…

    Hardback – 1995-02-13
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  • The Poems of Browning: Volume One: 1826-1840 book cover

    The Poems of Browning: Volume One

    1826-1840

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin

    The Poems of Browning is the first collected edition to be based on the earliest printed texts, and to present these texts in order of their composition.Together, volumes I and II provide an authoritative and accessible tribute to this great poet. Volume I, 1826-1840 traces Browning's career up to…

    Hardback – 1991-07-08
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  • The Poems of Browning: Volume Two: 1841-1846 book cover

    The Poems of Browning: Volume Two

    1841-1846

    Edited by John Woolford, Daniel Karlin

    The Poems of Browning is the first collected edition to be based on the earliest printed texts, and to present these texts in order of their composition.Together, volumes I and II provide an authoritative and accessible tribute to this great poet. Volume II, 1841-1846 includes Pippa Passes and many…

    Hardback – 1991-07-08
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  • The Poems of Shelley: Volume One: 1804-1817 book cover

    The Poems of Shelley: Volume One

    1804-1817

    Edited by Geoffrey Matthews, Kelvin Everest

    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was one of the major Romantic poets, and wrote what is critically recognised as some of the finest lyric poetry in the English language. This is the first volume of the five-volume The Poems of Shelley, which presents all of Shelley’s poems in chronological order…

    Hardback – 1989-11-20
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