A Companion to T. S. Eliot by David E. Chinitz PDF

By David E. Chinitz

ISBN-10: 1405162376

ISBN-13: 9781405162371

Reflecting the surge of serious curiosity in Eliot renewed lately, A better half to T.S. Eliot introduces the 'new' Eliot to readers and educators by means of reading the entire physique of his works and occupation. top students within the box offer a clean and completely accomplished choice of contextual and demanding essays on his lifestyles and fulfillment. It compiles the main entire and updated therapy on hand of Eliot's paintings and careerIt explores the strong forces that formed Eliot as a author and philosopher, studying his physique of labor and assessing his oeuvre in a number of contexts: ancient, cultural, social, and philosophicalIt charts the surge in serious curiosity in T.S. Eliot because the early 1990sIt offers an illuminating perception right into a poet, author, and critic who keeps to outline the literary panorama of the final century

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Gordon 500). Yet in the nine years remaining to him, he finally discovered the domestic happiness that had eluded him for so long. A few months later he proposed to Valerie Fletcher, his 30-year-old secretary at Faber, and the two were married early in the morning on January 10, 1957 in a private ceremony at St. Barnabas Church, where (as Eliot learned) Jules Laforgue had been married almost a century before. After a honeymoon 14 Anthony Cuda in the south of France, Eliot returned to his play-in-progress, The Elder Statesman, now lightening the play’s darker undertones and integrating a kind of tender love poetry unknown in his work until then.

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