By T. S. Eliot
Some one said: “The lifeless writers are distant from us simply because we know a lot more than they did.” accurately, and they're that which we know.
Celebrated poet and playwright T. S. Eliot used to be one of many 20th century’s such a lot influential literary critics. In Selected Essays, he compiled his most important works of feedback and concept written among 1917 and 1932. integrated listed here are what Eliot thought of the simplest essays from The Sacred Wood; his essays on Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatists; Tradition and the person Talent; Dante; For Lancelot Andrewes; Homage to John Dryden; and lots of others.
This improved variation is annotated with footnotes and features a biographical be aware in regards to the author.
“Mr. Eliot is a grasp of serious exposition.” —The ny Times
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Selected Essays, 1917–1932: 1917–1932 by T. S. Eliot