The Penguin Book of the Sonnet
500 Years of a Classic Tradition in English New edition
Edited by Phillis Levin
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Penguin Book of the Sonnet by Phillis Levin
Book DescriptionOne of the oldest literary forms of the post-classical world, the sonnet has engaged nearly every well-known poet writing in a Western language. This collection reveals how each writer, from William Wordsworth to Wilfred Owen, met the challenge of transforming an inherited pattern of convention. The result is a living conversation between past and present. In her introduction, Levin traces the origins of the sonnet back to Italy, and follows its development from the Elizabethan era to the Romantic and Victorian, later discussing its popularity among the poets of the Great War.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780140589290
(229mm x 153mm x 27mm)
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Jan-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Phillis Levin
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Author Biography - Phillis Levin
Phillis Levin is a Professor at the University of Maryland and a poet.
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