Eighteenth-Century Poetry

An Annotated Anthology
Genre: Language Arts
Original Publish Date: Sep 30, 2014
Product Number: EB00591901
Released: Jan 14, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118824788
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Please log in to view pricing


Currently the definitive text in the field and now available in an expanded third edition, Eighteenth-Century Poetry presents the rich diversity of English poetry from 1700-1800 in authoritative texts and with full scholarly annotation. -Balanced to reflect current interests and "favorites" (including prominent poets like Finch, Swift, Pope, Montagu, Johnson, Gray, Burns, and Cowper) as well as  less familiar material, offering a variety of voices and new directions for research and learning -Includes 46 new poems with more texts by women poets and the inclusion of  four additional poets (Mary Barber, Mehetabel Wright, Anna Seward, and Mary Robinson); poems reflecting new ecological approaches to 18th-century literature; and poems on the art of writing -Accessible and user-friendly, with generous head notes, full foot-of-page annotations, an expanded thematic index, and a visually appealing text design  

Sign up for our email newsletter