The Waste Land and Other Poems   -     By: T.S. Eliot, Helen Hennessy Vendler
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Signet Classics / 1998 / Paperback

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T.S. Eliot is one of the most important and influential poets of the twentieth century. His unique and innovative evocations of the folly and poetry of humanity helped reshape modern literature, with poems such as "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," included here, and most notably, the title poem, "The Waste Land," his ground breaking masterpiece of postwar decay and redemption. Since its publication in 1922, The Waste Land and Other Poems has be come one of the most widely studied texts in English literature.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Signet Classics
Publication Date: 1998
Dimensions: 6.90 X 4.18 X 0.48 (inches)
ISBN: 0451526848
ISBN-13: 9780451526847
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Publisher's Description

This all-new Signet Classic contains many of T.S. Eliot's most important early poems, leading to perhaps his greatest masterpiece, The Waste land, which has long been regarded as one of the fundamental texts of modernism. By combining poetic elements from many diverse sources with bits of popular culture and common speech linked in a fragmented narrative, Eliot recreated the chaos and disillusionment of Europe in the aftermath of WWI.

  • The Waste Land is a modernist literary masterpiece.

  • Contains a number of early poems, including Spleen, The Death of St. Narcissus, The Love Song of J. Prufrock, Preludes, Gerontion, The Hippopotmaus, and Sweeny Among the Nightingales.

  • T.S. Eliot is the winner of the 1948 Nobel Prize for Literature, and is one of America's greatest poets.

  • Edited and with an Introduction by Helen Vendler, a foremost scholar of moderism at Harvard University who writes regularly for the New Yorker and The New Republic.

  • Vendler is also the author of books on other essential poets, including W.B. Yeats, Wallace Stevens, John Keats, George Herbert, and the forthcoming The Art of Shakespeare's Sonnete.

  • Author Bio

    Thomas  Stearns Eliot (1888–1965) was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, and spent many of his adult years in England. He worked for a bank while writing poetry, teaching, and reviewing, and was soon recognized as a force in the British literary world. The Waste Land confirmed his reputation as an innovative poet.

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