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Published by Raven Arts Press in association with the New Writers Press in Dublin, Republic of Ireland .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ireland

Subjects:

  • English poetry -- Irish authors.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century.,
  • English poetry -- Irish authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Ireland -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Published also as no. 4 of the Lace curtain.

Statementedited by Michael Smith.
SeriesThe Belacqua series
ContributionsSmith, Michael, 1942 Sept. 1-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR8858 .I695 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. ;
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2889706M
ISBN 100906897653
LC Control Number84114891
OCLC/WorldCa10800778

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Irish poetry, the thirties generation. Dublin, Republic of Ireland: Raven Arts Press in association with the New Writers Press, [?] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All . Get this from a library! Irish poetry of the s. [Alan A Gillis] -- "The s have never really been considered as an epoch within Irish literature, even though the Thirties form one of the most dominant and fascinating contexts in modern British literature. Alan. Of course, the best s poems weren’t limited to those written by the group known as the ‘Poets of the Thirties’. The Irish poet and dramatist W. B. Yeats had been writing since the s, and would die at the end of the decade (Auden wrote an elegy for him following his death in January ). ‘The Circus Animals’ Desertion’ is. Here we present Ireland’s favourite poems as voted for by readers of the Irish Times. We have added notes and analysis on some of the most popular. 1. The Lake Isle of Innisfree by W. B. Yeats 2. He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven by W. B. Yeats 3. Mid-Term Break by Seamus Heaney 4. The Song of Wandering Aengus by W. B. Yeats 5.