• $39.00

Descripción editorial

A friend and keen supporter of Shelley and Keats, Leigh Hunt produced a large body of poetry in a variety of forms, including narrative poems, satires, poetic dramas, odes, epistles, sonnets, short lyrics and translations from Greek, Roman, Italian and French poems.  A central figure of the Romantic movement, Hunt produced poetry that reflected his learned knowledge of French and Italian versification, while imbued with a spirit of cheerfulness and originality. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Hunt’s complete poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Hunt's life and works

* Concise introduction to the poetry and life of Hunt

* Complete poetical works appear for the first time in digital print

* Excellent formatting of the poems

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry

* Rare poetic dramas, including Hunt’s translation of Tasso’s ‘Amyntas’

* Easily locate the poems you want to read

* Includes a selection of Hunt’s prose works - spend hours exploring the poet's diverse works

* Features a bonus biography - discover Hunt's literary life

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres


Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles


CONTENTS:


The Life and Poetry of Leigh Hunt

BRIEF INTRODUCTION: LEIGH HUNT

POETICAL WORKS: S. ADAMS LEE 1857 EDITION


The Poems

LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER


The Poetic Dramas

AMYNTAS

A LEGEND OF FLORENCE

LOVERS’ AMAZEMENTS

ABRAHAM AND THE FIRE WORSHIPPER


The Prose

STORIES FROM THE ITALIAN POETS

A JAR OF HONEY FROM MOUNT HYBLA

THE TOWN

COACHES AND COACHING

MISCELLANEOUS PIECES


The Biography

LEIGH HUNT’S RELATIONS WITH BYRON, SHELLEY AND KEATS by Barnette Miller


Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

GÉNERO
Ficción y literatura
PUBLICADO
2016
3 de agosto
IDIOMA
EN
Inglés
EXTENSIÓN
1,133
Páginas
EDITORIAL
Delphi Classics
VENTAS
DELPHI CLASSICS
TAMAÑO
5.6
MB

Más libros de Leigh Hunt

Otros libros de esta serie