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The poems of William Collins

The poems of William Collins

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Published by Ginn & Company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited with introduction and notes by Walter C. Bronson.
SeriesAthenaeum Press series, Library of English literature -- LEL 11047.
ContributionsBronson, Walter Cochrane, 1862-1928.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationlxxxv, 135 p.
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13560963M
OCLC/WorldCa6388279

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William James "Billy" Collins (born Ma ) is an American poet, appointed as Poet Laureate of the United States from to He is a Distinguished Professor at Lehman College of the City University of New York (retired, ). Collins was recognized as a Literary Lion of the New York Public Library () and selected as the New York State Poet for through Born: William James Collins, Ma (age . Great deals on Leather Poetry Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

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Free shipping over $   William Collins was born on 25 December in Chichester, Sussex. William was educated at Winchester and Magdalen College Oxford and whilst there in published the Persian Ecologues.

After graduating in and unable to obtain a Pages: The Poems of William Collins: With Notes Selected from the Editions of Langhorne, and Mrs.

Barbauld, and Original: Together with Dr. Johnson's Life of the Author. William Collins. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collins, William, Poems of William Collins. London: Frowde, The book’s central chapters trace Collins’s development as a poet and offer fresh approaches to his major odes.

In these mature poems he turned from his early interest in Augustan poetry to very different sources of inspiration and came to reject the ordered and unified natural world of Pope and Thompson.

Read this book on Questia. Austin Lane Poole, who was responsible for this edition of the Poems of Thomas Gray when it was first published inhas for many years been occupied in medieval studies and did not wish to undertake the work of revision, which is now considered necessary.

The plan of his edition, which is still followed, was to print the poems from the best available texts. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collins, William, Poems of William Collins.

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He was one of the great lyricists of the 18th cent. While he was still at Oxford he published Persian Ecologues (), which was written when he was Unstable and weak-willed, he never chose a profession and was constantly .Poet and editor William Cullen Bryant stood among the most celebrated figures in the frieze of 19th-century America.

The fame he won as a poet while in his youth remained with him as he entered his 80s; only Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Ralph Waldo Emerson were his rivals in popularity over the course of his life.

“Thanatopsis,” if not the best-known American poem abroad before the mid.