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Truth of Poetry
What kind of truth does modern poetry offer? Michael Hamburger's approach to this question ranges over European and American poetry since Baudelaire and the result is one of the best introductions available to twentieth-century poetry and its antecedents. Stressing the tensions and conflicts in and behind the work of almost every major poet of the period, Hamburger's non-p ...more
Paperback, 360 pages
Published June 1st 2004 by Carcanet Press Ltd.
(first published March 1st 1971)
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