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Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects.

William Collins

Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects.

by William Collins

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Published by Scolar P. in Menston .
Written in English


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Pagination52 p.
Number of Pages52
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Open LibraryOL23751383M

The article discusses the eighteenth-century aesthetic notion of sweetness in the poetry collection "Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects," by William Collins. An analysis of his poem "Ode to Simplicity" is presented, and the power of sweet simplicity as presented in his poems is. The publication of theOdes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjectsin December marks a crucial turning point in Collins’s poetic early poetry reveals how carefully he patterned his own career on classical and neoclassical models, but the poems in this slim volume indicate how sharply his work finally diverges from conventional patterns and standard (epic, or at.

  William Collins’s Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects () demonstrates and reveals its author’s knowledge of and preoccupation with form, modes, and ideas. The collection has commonly served as the focus of studies of Collins’s art, while his earlier drafts and fragments (since their publication in ) have not triggered any significant scholarly engagement. Collins, William, Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects. (London: A. Millar, [New York, Payson & Clarke ltd., ]) (page images at HathiTrust) Collins, William, Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects: By William Collins. (London: printed for A. Millar, []) (HTML at ECCO TCP).

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William Collins. Return to Renascence Editions: Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects. (, dated ) William Collins. Note: this Renascence Editions text was transcribed by Risa S. Bear, Decemberfrom the Noel Douglas Replicas facsimile.

The copy text is that of. Other articles where Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects is discussed: English literature: Poets and poetry after Pope: William Collins’s Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects.

book (), for instance, displays great technical ingenuity and a resonant insistence on the imagination and the passions as poetry’s true realm. ebook version of Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects: By William Collins.

Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects: By William Collins. (Collins, William, ) [4],52p. ; 8⁰. (London:) printed for A. Millar, [] "Entered in Woodfall's ledger. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: Odes on several subjects.

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The article discusses the theme of simplicity in the poems of William Collins, as exemplified in his book "Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects." The classical Greek word haplotes, which indicates simplicity as a virtue, is discussed in this context.

William Collins’s Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects (), for instance, displays great technical ingenuity and a resonant insistence on the imagination and the passions as poetry’s true realm.

The odes also mine vigorously the potentiality of personification as a medium for poetic expression. Jung, S'Johnson's 'Dictionary' and the language of William Collins's 'Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects'', Textus: English Studies in Italy, 19 (1), pp.

Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy) Abstract. The article evaluates the influence of the book "A Dictionary of the English Language," by Samuel Johnson on the.

While they garnered little attention during Collins’s lifetime, the poems in his Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects () are among his most celebrated and include “Ode to Evening” and “Ode to Fear.” Collins’s mental health began to fail during the final decade of his life, and his writing suffered as a.

William Collins, Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects, including "To Simplicity", "To Liberty", "Ode Written in the beginning of the Year " and "The Passions, and Ode for Music"; published this year, although the book states "".

The work for which he is best known, Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects, contains two of his most famous poems, "Ode to Evening" and "Ode to Fear." These poems contain many of the.

Johnson's 'Dictionary' and the language of William Collins's 'Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects' By S Jung. Abstract.

The article evaluates the influence of the book "A Dictionary of the English Language," by Samuel Johnson on the.

Topics: PN Author: S Jung. The publication of his Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects in was the high-water mark of Collins’s life, even though he probably did not realize it at the time, primarily.

Box Books Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, The Golden Book of Coleridge (London), Autographed by Crane. Box Books Collins, William., Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects (London), "Hart Crane's copy." Box Books Box Books Hugo, Victor, Odes et Ballads, Les Orientales (Paris.

William Collins was an English poet. Second in influence only to Thomas Gray, he was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation and towards the Romantic era which would soon follow/5. William Collins’s most popular book is The Vicar of Wakefield.

Odes On Several Descriptive And Allegoric Subjects, by. William Collins. Favorite Odes and Poems: By Collins, Dryden and Marvell by. William Collins, John Dryden, Andrew Marvell.

avg rating — 0 ratings. William Collins, Odes on several descriptive and allegoric subjects (London: A. Millar[i.e. pam Fisher Library (Rare Books). 1 As once, if not with light regard, 2 I read aright that gifted bard. 1] The text is from Dodsley's Collection of Poems () and evidently constitutes a later revision by Collins.

The stanza is an imitation of Milton's translation of Horace, Odes, 1, 5: "What slender youth, bedew'd with liquid odours, / Courts thee on roses in some pleasant cave, / whom bind'st thou / In wreaths thy golden hair?" And this, in turn, is an attempt to reproduce in.

Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects. New York: Columbia University Press. Hardcover. BAGJEBG Gray covers with creme spine and blue titles. Spine is very darkend.Close section Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegoric Subjects.

Ode to Pity; Ode to Fear; Ode to Simplicity; Ode on the Poetical Character; Ode, Written in the beginning of the Year ; Ode to Mercy; Ode to Liberty; Ode, to a Lady on the Death of Colonel Ross in the Action of Fontenoy; Ode to Evening; Ode to Peace; The Manners.

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