ISBN 9780415367776,Elegy

Elegy

Author:

David Kennedy

Publisher:

Taylor & Francis

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Publisher

Taylor & Francis

Publication Year 2007
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780415367776

ISBN-10 0415367778
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 176 Pages
Subject

Literary studies: poetry & poets

Providing an overview of the history of the term and the different ways in which it is used, this book outlines the origins of elegy, and the characteristics of the genre. It examines the psychology and cultural background underlying works of mourning. It explores how the modern elegy has evolved, and how it differs from \'canonical elegy\'.
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