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Compare and contrast Donne's "A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning" and Marvell's "To His Coy Mistress," also include the idea of metaphysical poetry in the comparison.

... of love on parting and " To His Coy Mistress " contemplates about sexual love and the briefness of life, both exemplify characteristics of metaphysical poetry. Metaphysical poetry is about the profound areas of ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 27/Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"To His Coy Mistress" - Andrew Marvell. An analysis of Andrew MArvell's poem.

... characteristics of metaphysical poetry in order to portray his thoughts and feelings through the poem. He successfully presents the constraints of time, and more importantly the urgency of ...

(10 pages) 111 0 3.0 22/Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

William Wordsworth: A study of his poetry and its reflection of Romanticism Who is William Wordsworth? Why is he called a Romantic poet? How does his poetry reflect Romanticism?

... poetry is characteristic of poetry written during the Romantic period. His pantheism and development of ambiance, the thoughts and feelings expressed and the diction Wordsworth employs are all symbolic of ...

(22 pages) 67 0 0.0 05/Jul/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Metaphysical Poets: Richard Crashaw

... of the poem as in other pieces of metaphysical poetry. Another characteristic of his poetry was the use of flambloyant baroque imagery since his poems show an unusual combination of ...

(6 pages) 5 0 0.0 18/Aug/2011

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Comparison of Marvell's To his coy mistres and Donne's Anniverasry

... So first of all I would like to explain what words 'coy' and 'mistress' meant in the period of Metaphysical poetry. ... conceits of course, which are elaborated witty imagines characteristic for the poetry of the first half of the seventeenth century. Both of ...

(4 pages) 59 0 5.0 18/Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Characteristics of The Beowulf Poem

... characteristics of the Beowulf poem that make it a significant part of the history of literature. It is a perfect representation of ... of the Anglo-Saxons.'(Foster 500) 'The inhuman dragon is a figure of the metaphysical evil which is woven into the fabric of ...

(4 pages) 153 0 5.0 01/Jul/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Metaphisical Poetry-sources Of Conceits

... of this type of writing. His down-to-earth yet philosophical approach to his work is also characteristic of many other metaphysical ...

(6 pages) 12 0 0.0 13/Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An Investigation Into The Depiction Of Innocence In Dylan Thomas’s Poetry

... characteristic of children up until adolescence.) To what extent the description is a product of ... of youth and innocence, of which "calves"�, "lamb white"� and "new made clouds"� are all examples. Being a deeply metaphysical poem, Fern Hill is full of ...

(13 pages) 1495 0 0.0 08/Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

'Central to the effect of Donne's poetry is his dramatic flair, especially his ability to dramatise the intonations of the human voice' Discuss.

... characteristic of speech. I will talk about each of ... of Metaphysical Poets. Ed. Virginia Graham. Oxford: Heinemann, 1996York Notes Advanced:Metaphysical ...

(9 pages) 1679 0 0.0 08/Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Imagery is the essential component in poetry". Discuss the appropriateness of this claim with reference to two poets studied.

... characteristics of ... of things, which cannot be adequately summarised. It gives it power to open new paths of expression. This particular poem has social, metaphysical ... of these things and we expect imagery in poetry, it is central to our notion of poetry ...

(7 pages) 202 3 3.4 09/Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

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