T.S. Eliot"s The waste land
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T.S. Eliot"s The waste land an analytic history of its texts and critical reception through 1972 by Bruce Frederick Bailey

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto .
Written in English

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  • Eliot, T. S. -- 1888-1965.

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ContributionsEliot, T. S. 1888-1965., Toronto, Ont. University.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 334 leaves.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20261746M

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The Waste Land is a line modernist poem by T. S. Eliot published in It has been called "one of the most important poems of the 20th century." Despite the poem's obscurity its shifts between satire and prophecy, its abrupt and unannounced changes of speaker, location and time, its. Jan 30,  · T.S. Eliot, in full Thomas Stearns Eliot, (born September 26, , St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.—died January 4, , London, England), American-English poet, playwright, literary critic, and editor, a leader of the Modernist movement in poetry in such works as The Waste Land () and Four Quartets (). Eliot exercised a strong influence on Anglo-American culture from the s until late. Who Was T.S. Eliot? T.S. Eliot published his first poetic masterpiece, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," in In , he wrote the poem "The Waste Land" while recovering from vanbuskirkphotos.com: Sep 26, This work argues that although "The Waste Land" demands close reading, the spirit of the old New Criticism works with inappropriate assumptions about unity and closed form. Many critics have tried to fix the text, to find hidden narratives and plots, spiritual guests and allegories of salvation. Instead, this reading sees the poem as resolutely open-ended, supporting this view with recent.