Collected Poems

Donald Davie is a poet of the English perspective refracted through historical meditation, essay-poem, love lyric, satire, translation (notably the Psalter), epistle, eclogue and other forms.

Collected Poems

Donald Davie is a poet of the English perspective refracted through historical meditation, essay-poem, love lyric, satire, translation (notably the Psalter), epistle, eclogue and other forms. His passion is for our common language, its registers and tonalities.

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Collected Poems
Language: en
Pages: 634
Authors: Donald Davie
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Carcanet Press

Donald Davie is a poet of the English perspective refracted through historical meditation, essay-poem, love lyric, satire, translation (notably the Psalter), epistle, eclogue and other forms. His passion is for our common language, its registers and tonalities.
Donald Davie and the Responsibilities of Literature
Language: en
Pages: 153
Authors: George Dekker
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Manchester : Carcanet New Press

Books about Donald Davie and the Responsibilities of Literature
Collected Poems
Language: en
Pages: 475
Authors: Donald Davie
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-05-28 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Donald Davie's poems are here arranged chronologically from the 1950s to the beginning of the 1990s. Taken together, the poems display that reverence for the distinctive qualities of the English language which has earned him a name as one of Britain's finest living poets. "Davie's voice—judgemental, ironic, epigrammatic, humorous, self-lacerating—speaks
American and British Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Harriet Semmes Alexander
Categories: American poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Books about American and British Poetry
Speaking of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Nicholas Delbanco
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Essays on the art of writing by some of the nation's finest writers