ISBN 9780140424690,Selected Poems

Selected Poems

Rs650

Publisher

Penguin UK

Publication Year 2008
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780140424690

ISBN-10 0140424695
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 320 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Fiction

A captivating selection of enduring verse by one of the Victorian era's most beloved poets Christina Rossetti is unique among Victorian poets for the sheer range of her subject matter and the variety of her verse forms. Weaving connections between love and death, triumph and loss, heavenly joys and earthly pleasures, Rossetti's poems startle the imagination with their extraordinary truth, beauty, and intensity. This first fully annotated collection, based on the definitive texts, brings together love lyrics, sonnets, hymns, ballads, the vast body of her devotional poetry, and fantasy poems like ?Goblin Market, ? Rossetti's terrifyingly vivid verses for children.

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