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Studies in metaphysical poetry

Spencer, Theodore

Studies in metaphysical poetry

two essays and a bibliography

by Spencer, Theodore

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Bibliography.,
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMetaphysical poetry, Studies in.
    Statement[by] Theodore Spencer and Mark Van Doren.
    GenreBibliography.
    ContributionsVan Doren, Mark, 1894-1972.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ2014.P7 S6 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination88 p.
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5913424M
    LC Control Number64015543
    OCLC/WorldCa643787

    Metaphysical poetry is concerned with the whole experience of man, but the intelligence, learning and seriousness of the poets means that the poetry is about the profound areas of experience especially - about love, romantic and sensual; about man's relationship with GodFile Size: KB. What is Metaphysical Meaning Metaphysics is one of the most difficult to define branches of thinking only because it encompasses so many separate and unique fields of knowledge. Basically, metaphysics is a branch of philosophy that discusses and explores the most fundamental building blocks of any field of study.

    Metaphysical poetry is concerned with the whole experience of man, but the intelligence, learning and seriousness of the poets means that the poetry is about the profound areas of experience especially - about love, romantic and sensual; about man's relationship with God - the eternal perspective, and, to a less extent, about pleasure, learning.   Good introduction that gives a short and useful overview of the features of metaphysical poetry. It also gives alternative viewpoints that argue against metaphysical poetry without trying to negate them. Indeed, the poetry is described as being the product of a closed world of learned writers from the late 16thC onwards.5/5(5).

    The primary purpose of the College of Inner Awareness, Metaphysical Studies and Spiritual Studies is to train and educate prospective leaders for metaphysical ministries and schools through Distant-Learning or On-campus Training. Characteristics. Themes: Metaphysical poetry is spiritual & has often religious themes. Moreover, it focuses on love, as the union of soul. Literary Devices: Metaphysical poetry uses metaphors, puns, paradoxes & meter to create drama & addition, Metaphysical poetry uses scientific, medical & legal words & phrases to create arguments about the philosophical aspect .


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- and it is believed Followers: metaphysical poets, name given to a group of English lyric poets of the 17th cent. The term was first used by Samuel Johnson (). The hallmark of their poetry is the metaphysical conceit (a figure of speech that employs unusual and paradoxical images), a reliance on intellectual wit, learned imagery, and subtle argument.

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realization and tortured wonder at the complexity of life and the universe are the true marks of the metaphysical poet. Duplicity of thought, a mingling of life and book knowledge, an attempt to reconcile the body with the soul are advanced as ele ments of metaphysical poetry in Professor Williamson's book on.The phrase “Metaphysical poetry” derives from the scornful remarks of some Restoration and 18th century critics.

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