Identifies twenty-nine themes as being representative of the major concerns of British poets over seven centuries.Few English poems have so successfully evoked the sensation of sleep overcoming consciousness, of the mind slipping away into dream. ... who replies that as these works were all written by men, literature is an unreliable indication of female behavior. Certainly, Captain Harville is correct in finding many complaints about female inconstancy in British poetry, but the complaint is usually light-hearted, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Thematic Guide to British Poetry|
|Author||:||Ruth F. Glancy|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2002|