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The Annotated Waste Land with Eliot's Contemporary Prose

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Newly revised and in paperback for the first time, this definitive, annotated edition of T. S. Eliots The Waste Land includes as a bonus all the essays Eliot wrote as he was composing his masterpiece. Enriched with period photographs, a London map of cited locations, groundbreaking information on the origins of the work, and full annotations, the volume is itself a landmark in literary history.

“More than any previous editor, Rainey provides the reader with every resource that might help explain the genesis and significance of the poem. . . . The most imaginative and useful edition of The Waste Land ever published.”—Adam Kirsch, New Criterion

“For the student or for anyone who wants to get the maximum amount of information out of a foundational modernist work, this is the best available edition.”—Publishers Weekly

Synopsis:

One of the twentieth century's most powerful--and controversial--works, "The Waste Land "was" "published in the desolate wake of the First World War. This definitive edition of T. S. Eliot's masterpiece presents a new and authoritative version of the poem, along with all the essays Eliot wrote as he was composing "The Waste Land,"" "seven of them never before published in book form. The volume is enriched with period photographs and a London map of locations mentioned in the poem.<BR>Featured in the book are Lawrence Rainey's groundbreaking account of how "The Waste Land "came" "to be composed; a history of the reactions of admirers and critics; and full annotations to the poem and Eliot's essays. The edition transforms our understanding of one of the greatest modernist writers and the magnificent poem that became a landmark in literary history.

About the Author

Lawrence Rainey is professor and chair in modernist literature, Department of English, University of York. He is the author of Institutions of Modernism: Literary Elites and Public Culture, published by Yale University Press.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300119947
Author:
Eliot, T. S.
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Editor:
Rainey, Lawrence
Credits:
Kumble, Roger
Credits:
Smart, Amy
Author:
Rainey, Lawrence
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
2
Publication Date:
20060831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
13 b/w illus.
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.9 lb

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"Synopsis" by , One of the twentieth century's most powerful--and controversial--works, "The Waste Land "was" "published in the desolate wake of the First World War. This definitive edition of T. S. Eliot's masterpiece presents a new and authoritative version of the poem, along with all the essays Eliot wrote as he was composing "The Waste Land,"" "seven of them never before published in book form. The volume is enriched with period photographs and a London map of locations mentioned in the poem.<BR>Featured in the book are Lawrence Rainey's groundbreaking account of how "The Waste Land "came" "to be composed; a history of the reactions of admirers and critics; and full annotations to the poem and Eliot's essays. The edition transforms our understanding of one of the greatest modernist writers and the magnificent poem that became a landmark in literary history.

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