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Poetry and Drama

by Eliot, T S

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1951. Hardbound . 1st American Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: navy blue cloth; owner's lengthy gift inscription on the blank page facing the title, otherwise a Very Good book, with a Good dust jacket; the jacket is price clipped. The Theodore Spencer Memorial Lecture, November 21, 1950. Portrait of author on the rear jacket panel by Theresa G Eliot. The publisher's blurb reads: ''T S Eliot makes an important statement about the role and the problems of poetic drama today about the conditions which it must fulfill if it is to justify itself. He interweaves a vivid appreciation of Shakespeare's genius as poetic dramatist and of the achievements and limitations of Synge, Maeterlinck, and Yeats with a candid and highly interesting account of his own difficulties, aim, and techniques in writing.'' about 7.5 inches tall by 5.5 inches wide 44 pages.
  • Bookseller: The Bookworm US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 029416
  • Title: Poetry and Drama
  • Author: Eliot, T S
  • Format/binding: Hardbound
  • Book condition: Used
  • Edition: 1st American Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Date published: 1951


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