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The Resource Darwin's bards : British and American poetry in the age of evolution, John Holmes

Darwin's bards : British and American poetry in the age of evolution, John Holmes

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Darwin's bards : British and American poetry in the age of evolution
Title
Darwin's bards
Title remainder
British and American poetry in the age of evolution
Statement of responsibility
John Holmes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Holmes explores the ways in which some of the most perceptive and powerful British and American poets of the last hundred-and-fifty years have grappled with the questions raised by Darwinism, from Alfred Tennyson, Robert Browning and Thomas Hardy, through Robert Frost and Edna St Vincent Millay, to Ted Hughes, Thom Gunn, Amy Clampitt and Edwin Morgan
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, John
Dewey number
821.00936
Index
index present
LC call number
PR585.S33
LC item number
H65 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • Evolution (Biology) in literature
  • Natural selection
  • POETRY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • Evolution (Biology) in literature
  • Natural selection
  • Lyrik
  • Evolution
  • Darwinismus
  • Englisch
  • USA
  • Engels
  • Gedichten
  • Wetenschap
  • Englisch
  • USA
Label
Darwin's bards : British and American poetry in the age of evolution, John Holmes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; 1 Poetry in the Age of Darwin; 2 Poetry and the 'Non-Darwinian Revolution'; 3 God; 4 Death; 5 Humanity's Place in Nature; 6 Humans and Other Animals; 7 Love and Sex; 8 On Balance; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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650241193
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748640904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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  • 262036
  • 22573/cttk151p
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650241193
Label
Darwin's bards : British and American poetry in the age of evolution, John Holmes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; 1 Poetry in the Age of Darwin; 2 Poetry and the 'Non-Darwinian Revolution'; 3 God; 4 Death; 5 Humanity's Place in Nature; 6 Humans and Other Animals; 7 Love and Sex; 8 On Balance; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
650241193
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748640904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 262036
  • 22573/cttk151p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650241193

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