The Golden Ages of Verse - VARIOUSPast Times, 2002, Hardback.
Condition: Near Fine - in Near Fine Slip Case.
A limited edition reprint, of which this is 2392 of 3000, specially prepared for Past Times. Spanning five centuries of English verse, this anthology contains examples of the finest and most admired poetry written in the language. From the poets of the Elizabethan age, to those who established a distinctive voice for the twentieth-century, “The Golden Ages of Verse” highlights the contrasts and changes, as well as the continuities, which characterise each literary period creative movement. In doing this, it presents the reader with a handsome compilation that charts the evolution of English Poetry with reference to many of these has celebrated and enduring works.