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Complete Poetical Works of Ella Wheeler Wilcox (Delphi Classics)
Delphi Collected Works of Robert Frost (Illustrated)
Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Francesco Petrarch (Illustrated)
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Delphi Poets Series

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Famed for his nonsense poem ‘The Owl and the Pussycat’, Edward Lear developed a unique literary nonsense technique in both limericks and prose, which he illustrated with his own hilarious artwork. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents the complete poetical works of Edward Lear, with all the original illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Lear's life and works
* Concise introductions to the poetry books
* All the original poetry books and all illustrated with the original illustrations
* Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* Rare poems posthumously published, not available in other collections
* Excellent formatting of the poems
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry
* Easily locate the poems you want to read
* Includes a special section on Lear's artworks - explore the artist’s naturalist and landscape works
* Features a brief biography
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Poetry Collections
A BOOK OF NONSENSE
NONSENSE SONGS, STORIES, BOTANY AND ALPHABETS
MORE NONSENSE, PICTURES, RHYMES, BOTANY, ETC.
LAUGHABLE LYRICS, A FOURTH BOOK OF NONSENSE POEMS, SONGS, BOTANY, MUSIC, ETC.
NONSENSE SONGS AND STORIES
POSTHUMOUSLY PUBLISHED WORKS The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Selected Paintings
LIST OF ARTWORKS The Biography
BRIEF BIOGRAPHY by Franklin Lushington Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles
LanguageEnglish
Release dateAug 11, 2015
Complete Poetical Works of Ella Wheeler Wilcox (Delphi Classics)
Delphi Collected Works of Robert Frost (Illustrated)
Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Francesco Petrarch (Illustrated)

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  • Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Francesco Petrarch (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Francesco Petrarch (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Francesco Petrarch (Illustrated)

    Petrarch, the Italian scholar, poet and humanist, was a major figure of the Renaissance, whose poems addressed to Laura, his idealised beloved, were imitated throughout Europe and served as an enduring model for lyrical poetry. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Petrarch’s collected poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Petrarch's life and works * Concise introduction to Petrarch and his poetry * Excellent formatting of the poems * Features the various translations from George Bell and Sons 1879 edition of ‘The Sonnets, Triumphs, and Other Poems of Petrarch’ * Special Italian first line and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes a selection of Petrarch's prose, including PETRARCH’S SECRET * Features a bonus biography - discover Petrarch's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Francesco Petrarch BRIEF INTRODUCTION: FRANCESCO PETRARCH THE SONNETS, TRIUMPHS, AND OTHER POEMS OF PETRARCH The Poems LIST OF POEMS BY ITALIAN FIRST LINE LIST OF POEMS BY ITALIAN FIRST LINE (ALPHABETICAL) LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Prose LETTERS TO CLASSICAL AUTHORS PETRARCH’S SECRET The Biography THE LIFE OF PETRARCH by Thomas Campbell Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Complete Poetical Works of Ella Wheeler Wilcox (Delphi Classics)

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    Complete Poetical Works of Ella Wheeler Wilcox (Delphi Classics)
    Complete Poetical Works of Ella Wheeler Wilcox (Delphi Classics)

    The American poet Ella Wheeler Wilcox is best remembered for her inspirational verses, as well as innovative poems tinged with eroticism that were unconventional for her time. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Wilcox’s complete poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Wilcox's life and works * Concise introductions to Wilcox's life and poetry * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Rare poetry collections available in no other collection * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Wilcox's novels * Features the complete autobiographies - discover Wilcox's literary life * Includes the autobiography ‘The Worlds and I’, which was published a year before Wilcox’s death – first time in digital print * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Ella Wheeler Wilcox BRIEF INTRODUCTION: ELLA WHEELER WILCOX The Poetry Collections DROPS OF WATER SHELLS MAURINE AND OTHER POEMS POEMS OF PASSION POEMS OF PLEASURE KINGDOM OF LOVE AND OTHER RECITATIONS BEAUTIFUL LAND OF NOD THE SONG OF THE SANDWICH CUSTER, AND OTHER POEMS THREE WOMEN POEMS OF POWER AROUND THE YEAR WITH ELLA WHEELER WILCOX POEMS OF SENTIMENT POEMS OF LOVE POEMS OF REFLECTION NEW THOUGHT PASTELS THE LOVE SONNETS OF ABELARD AND HELOISE POEMS OF CHEER POEMS OF PROGRESS AND NEW THOUGHT PASTELS POEMS OF EXPERIENCE YESTERDAYS PICKED POEMS THE ENGLISHMAN AND OTHER POEMS POEMS OF OPTIMISM POEMS OF PURPOSE SONNETS OF SORROW AND TRIUMPH HELLO, BOYS! The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Novels MAL MOULÉE: A NOVEL THE ADVENTURES OF MISS VOLNEY AN AMBITIOUS MAN The Autobiographies THE HEART OF THE NEW THOUGHT A WOMAN OF THE WORLD THE WORLDS AND I Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Works of Robert Frost (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Works of Robert Frost (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Works of Robert Frost (Illustrated)

    One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of the twentieth century, Robert Frost created a body of poetry that is now celebrated for portraying the life of ordinary men, whilst being rich in its depiction of rural life and subtle in its handling of complex social and philosophical themes. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents the pre-1925 poetical works of Robert Frost, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 2) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Frost's life and works * Brief introduction to the life and poetry of Frost * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Rare uncollected poems * Scholarly ordering of poems into chronological order * UPDATED with 2 collections: New Hampshire and Uncollected Poems Please note: the collection presents Frost’s poetry up until 1924 to comply with US copyright law. CONTENTS: The Poetry Collections Brief Introduction: Robert Frost A Boy’s Will (1915) North of Boston (1914) Mountain Interval (1916) New Hampshire (1923) Uncollected Poems The Poems List of Poems in Chronological Order List of Poems in Alphabetical Order Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Heinrich Heine (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Heinrich Heine (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Heinrich Heine (Illustrated)

    Considered the leading figure of the Young Germany movement, Heinrich Heine was a poet, journalist, essayist and literary critic. He is famous for his early lyric poetry, which was set to music in the form of 'Lieder' by Schumann and Schubert. Heine's later verse and prose are noted for their satirical wit and biting irony. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Heine’s complete poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Heine's life and works * Concise introduction to Heine’s life and poetry * Features the translations by Edgar Alfred Bowring in the original metres — George Bell and Sons edition, 1908 * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Heine's prose - spend hours exploring the poet's diverse works * The two rare novel fragments: FLORENTINE NIGHTS and THE RABBI OF BACHARACH * Features four biographies - discover Heine's intriguing life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Heinrich Heine BRIEF INTRODUCTION: HEINRICH HEINE COMPLETE POEMS OF HEINRICH HEINE The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Prose HEINE’S PROSE WORKS The Biographies THE LIFE OF HEINRICH HEINE by William Guild Howard HEINRICH HEINE: A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE by Edgar Alfred Bowring HEINRICH HEINE: BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH by Emma Lazarus HEINRICH HEINE by James Walter Ferrier Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Works of Luis de Camoes (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Works of Luis de Camoes (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Works of Luis de Camoes (Illustrated)

    Portugal's greatest poet, Luís Vaz de Camões is famous for his epic poem ‘The Lusiads’ and his mastery of lyrical verse. His influence is so profound that Portuguese is sometimes simply referred to as the ‘language of Camões’. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Camões’ collected poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Camões’ life and works * Concise introductions to the poetry * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the poems * Multiple translations of ‘The Lusiads’ – including Richard Francis Burton’s learned translation, first time in digital print * Provides a special dual English and Portuguese text, allowing readers to compare stanzas of Burton’s translation and the original text – ideal for students * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Camões’ lyrical verse, translated by Burton - spend hours exploring the poet's rare works – available in no other collection * Features a bonus biography - discover Camões’ literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Poetry Books THE LUSIADS: 1880 BURTON TRANSLATION THE LUSIADS: DUAL PORTUGUESE AND ENGLISH TEXT THE LUSIADS: 1776 MICKLE TRANSLATION THE LYRICKS The Biography BRIEF BIOGRAPHY: LUIS VAZ DE CAMOENS by Edgar Prestage Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Delphi Collected Works of Johan Ludvig Runeberg (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Works of Johan Ludvig Runeberg (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Works of Johan Ludvig Runeberg (Illustrated)

    Discover Johan Ludvig Runeberg, the national poet of Finland, who wrote in the Swedish language and forged a national identity with the power of his poetry. Runeberg's masterpiece ‘The Tales of Ensign Stål’ is widely regarded as the greatest Finnish epic poem outside the native Kalevala tradition and contains tales of the Finnish War with Russia.  For the first time in digital publishing, Runeberg’s epic and other works are now available in English translation, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Runeberg's life and works * Concise introduction to the epic poem * THE TALES OF ENSIGN STÅL translated by Clement B. Shaw * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Runeberg's shorter verse – available in no other collection * Features a bonus biography - discover Runeberg's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Poetry Books THE TALES OF ENSIGN STÅL KING FILIAR (Translated by Eiríkr Magnússon) LYRICAL SONGS, IDYLLS AND EPIGRAMS (Translated by Eiríkr Magnússon) The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Biography JOHAN LUDVIG RUNEBERG by William Morton Payne Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh - Old Babylonian and Standard versions (Illustrated)

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    The Epic of Gilgamesh - Old Babylonian and Standard versions (Illustrated)
    The Epic of Gilgamesh - Old Babylonian and Standard versions (Illustrated)

    Regarded by many as the oldest major work of literature, the ‘Epic of Gilgamesh’ is an ancient Mesopotamian text recorded on stone tablets in the Akkadian language, concerning the adventures of Gilgamesh, King of Uruk. The first surviving version of this combined epic, known as the Old Babylonian version, dates to the 18th century BC, while the later and much longer Standard version dates from the 13th to the 10th centuries BC. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents both versions of the ‘Epic of Gilgamesh’, with multiple translations, related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to the epic saga * Concise introduction to the ‘Epic of Gilgamesh’ * Images of how the epic was first written, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * OLD BABYLONIAN VERSION translated by Albert Tobias Clay and Morris Jastrow * STANDARD VERSION translated by R. Campbell Thompson * Also includes the first ever English translation of the epic by George Smith, appearing in THE CHALDAEAN ACCOUNT OF GENESIS * Features Leonidas Le Cenci Hamilton’s poetic translation ISHTAR AND IZDUBAR * Easily locate the sections and tablets you want to read with individual contents tables * Three contextual books to aid your study of Assyrian and Babylonian literature, including Sayce’s seminal work BABYLONIANS AND ASSYRIANS, LIFE AND CUSTOMS * Scholarly ordering of texts Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Epic of Gilgamesh BRIEF INTRODUCTION: EPIC OF GILGAMESH OLD BABYLONIAN VERSION STANDARD VERSION THE CHALDAEAN ACCOUNT OF GENESIS ISHTAR AND IZDUBAR The Contextual Works BABYLONIANS AND ASSYRIANS, LIFE AND CUSTOMS by A. H. Sayce BABYLONIAN AND ASSYRIAN LAWS, CONTRACTS AND LETTERS by C. H. W. Johns ASSYRIAN HISTORIOGRAPHY: A SOURCE STUDY by A. T. Olmstead Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Works of Paul Laurence Dunbar (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Works of Paul Laurence Dunbar (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Works of Paul Laurence Dunbar (Illustrated)

    The first black writer in America to attain national prominence and establish an international reputation, Paul Laurence Dunbar is noted for his works written in black dialect. However, Dunbar also wrote in conventional English, producing sensitive and compelling poetry and fashioning innovative fiction. For the first time in publishing history, this eBook presents Dunbar’s complete works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Dunbar's life and works * Concise introduction to Dunbar’s life and poetry * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Dunbar's complete novels and short stories, available in no other collection * Rare uncollected stories * Features Wiggins' seminal biography on the poet - discover Dunbar's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please note: a few of Dunbar’s early short stories, which have only been rediscovered in recent years, are the result of dedicated scholarship and so will not be appearing in the eBook. Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar BRIEF INTRODUCTION: PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Novels THE UNCALLED THE LOVE OF LANDRY THE FANATICS THE SPORT OF THE GODS The Short Story Collections FOLKS FROM DIXIE THE HEART OF HAPPY HOLLOW THE STRENGTH OF GIDEON AND OTHER STORIES IN OLD PLANTATION DAYS UNCOLLECTED SHORT STORIES The Short Stories LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Non-Fiction REPRESENTATIVE AMERICAN NEGROES The Biography THE LIFE OF PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR by L. K. Wiggins Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Leigh Hunt (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Leigh Hunt (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Leigh Hunt (Illustrated)

    A friend and keen supporter of Shelley and Keats, Leigh Hunt produced a large body of poetry in a variety of forms, including narrative poems, satires, poetic dramas, odes, epistles, sonnets, short lyrics and translations from Greek, Roman, Italian and French poems. A central figure of the Romantic movement, Hunt produced poetry that reflected his learned knowledge of French and Italian versification, while imbued with a spirit of cheerfulness and originality. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Hunt’s complete poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Hunt's life and works * Concise introduction to the poetry and life of Hunt * Complete poetical works appear for the first time in digital print * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Rare poetic dramas, including Hunt’s translation of Tasso’s ‘Amyntas’ * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes a selection of Hunt’s prose works - spend hours exploring the poet's diverse works * Features a bonus biography - discover Hunt's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Leigh Hunt BRIEF INTRODUCTION: LEIGH HUNT POETICAL WORKS: S. ADAMS LEE 1857 EDITION The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Poetic Dramas AMYNTAS A LEGEND OF FLORENCE LOVERS’ AMAZEMENTS ABRAHAM AND THE FIRE WORSHIPPER The Prose STORIES FROM THE ITALIAN POETS A JAR OF HONEY FROM MOUNT HYBLA THE TOWN COACHES AND COACHING MISCELLANEOUS PIECES The Biography LEIGH HUNT’S RELATIONS WITH BYRON, SHELLEY AND KEATS by Barnette Miller Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Walter Savage Landor (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Walter Savage Landor (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Walter Savage Landor (Illustrated)

    The poetry of Walter Savage Landor spans the final years of the Enlightenment to the greatest achievements of the Victorian Empire. Landor is now regarded as a ‘poet’s poet’, whose sensitive and beautiful poetry won the admiration of Browning, Yeats, Ezra Pound and Robert Frost. His celebrated love poems were inspired by a succession of female romantic ideals – Ione, Ianthe, Rose Aylmer and Rose Paynter — while his "domestic" poems concerning his sister and children reveal equal finesse. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Landor’s collected poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Landor's life and works * Concise introduction to the life and poetry of Walter Savage Landor * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Rare collections available in no other digital publication * Excellent formatting of the poems * Includes a selection of Landor's prose * Features a bonus biography - discover Landor's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please note: due to Landor’s method of titling the majority of his poems with Roman numerals, this Delphi edition does not feature our usual chronological and alphabetical contents tables. Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Walter Savage Landor BRIEF INTRODUCTION: WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR The Poetry Collections GEBIR COLLECTION OF 1846 THE HELLENICS THE LAST FRUIT OF AN OLD TREE DRY STICKS MISCELLANEOUS POEMS FROM “HEROIC IDYLS” WITH ADDITIONAL POEMS, 1863 The Play COUNT JULIAN Selected Prose IMAGINARY CONVERSATIONS: A SELECTION THE PENTAMERON CITATION AND EXAMINATION OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE The Biography WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR by Leslie Stephen Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Rabindranath Tagore US (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Rabindranath Tagore US (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Rabindranath Tagore US (Illustrated)

    Affectionately known as the Bard of Bengal, Rabindranath Tagore was also a celebrated novelist, short-story writer, essayist and playwright, who introduced new prose and verse forms into Bengali literature, freeing it from traditional models based on classical Sanskrit. Highly influential in introducing Indian culture to the West, Tagore is generally regarded as the outstanding creative artist of early twentieth century India, becoming the first non-European to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature’s finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Tagore’s collected works, with related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Tagore's life and works * Concise introduction to Tagore’s life and poetry * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the poems * Rare translations by the poet himself, often missed out of other collections * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Two novels, including ‘The Wreck’, first time in digital publishing * Range of short stories and plays * Includes Tagore's letters - explore the poet's personal correspondence * A generous selection of non-fiction * Features Edward John Thompson’s seminal biography - discover Tagore's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Rabindranath Tagore Brief Introduction: Rabindranath Tagore The Crescent Moon My Golden Bengal Gitanjali Fruit-Gathering The Morning Song of India The Fugitive and Other Poems Stray Birds The Gardener Songs of Kabir Fireflies The Poems List of Poems in Chronological Order List of Poems in Alphabetical Order The Plays Chitra The Cycle of Spring The King of the Dark Chamber The Post Office The Novels The Home and the World The Wreck The Short Stories The Hungry Stones and Other Stories Mashi and Other Stories Stories from Tagore Index of Short Stories The Letters Glimpses of Bengal The Non-Fiction Creative Unity Nationalism Sadhana: The Realisation of Life The Spirit of Japan The Autobiography My Reminiscences The Biography Rabindranath Tagore: His Life and Work by Edward John Thompson Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Works of Richard Crashaw (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Works of Richard Crashaw (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Works of Richard Crashaw (Illustrated)

    One of the major metaphysical poets of seventeenth century English literature, Richard Crashaw was a High Church Anglican cleric and Roman Catholic convert. He composed religious poetry that expressed a distinct mystical nature and an ardent Christian faith, as well as secular verses noted for their learned brilliance. Although today Crashaw's work is largely unknown, he was regarded as one of the most distinguished of the metaphysical poets, whose poetry has directly influenced the work of many poets in his own day and throughout the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature’s finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Crashaw’s complete works, with related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Crashaw’s life and works * Concise introduction to Crashaw’s life and poetry * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Poetry text based on Alexander B. Grosart’s 1872 seminal edition * Includes Grosart’s footnotes and biographical study of Crashaw * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Features a bonus biography— discover Crashaw’s intriguing life Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Richard Crashaw Brief Introduction: Richard Crashaw by Edmund William Gosse Complete Works of Richard Crashaw The Poems List of Poems in Chronological Order List of Poems in Alphabetical Order The Biography Richard Crashaw (1900) by Sidney Lee Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Works of Giacomo Leopardi (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Works of Giacomo Leopardi (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Works of Giacomo Leopardi (Illustrated)

    Regarded as the greatest Italian poet of the nineteenth century, Giacomo Leopardi was also a noted philosopher, essayist and philologist. A principal figure of Romanticism, Leopardi wrote poems that reveal a constant and sensitive reflection on existence and the human condition, characterised by a sensuous and materialist inspiration. Leopardi is widely seen as one of the most radical and challenging thinkers of his time, who produced a unique poetic body of lyrical works, confirming his status as a central figure of world literature. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature’s finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Leopardi’s collected works, with related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Leopardi’s life and works * Concise introduction to Leopardi’s life and poetry * Two translations of Leopardi’s seminal collection of poems, ‘I Canti’. (Frederick Townsend, 1887 and Francis Henry Cliffe, 1893) * Includes the 1835 Italian text of ‘I Canti’ — ideal for students * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the poems * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Leopardi’s prose works — Charles Edwardes’ translation of ‘Operette morali’, an important collection of dialogues and essays * Features a bonus biography * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Giacomo Leopardi Brief Introduction: Giacomo Leopardi by William Dean Howells I Canti — Frederick Townsend translation, 1887 I Canti — Francis Henry Cliffe translation, 1893 I Canti — Original Italian Text, 1835 The Prose Essays and Dialogues (Translated by Charles Edwardes) The Biography Life of Leopardi by Francis Henry Cliffe Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso (Delphi Classics)

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    Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso (Delphi Classics)
    Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso (Delphi Classics)

    Torquato Tasso’s masterpiece ‘Jerusalem Delivered’ is a heroic epic poem in ottava rima, composed while the poet was incarcerated in the asylum of Santa Anna. First published in 1581, it remains one of the greatest achievements of the Italian Renaissance. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Tasso’s complete epic poem, with multiple translations, the original Italian text, beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Tasso's life and ‘Jerusalem Delivered’ * Concise introduction to the epic poem * 3 translations of ‘Jerusalem Delivered’ — including the first English translation by Carew, available in no other collection. * Also features Fairfax’s seminal translation and the more recent John Kingston James translation, appearing here for the first time in digital print * Images of how the epic was first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original text * Excellent formatting of the epic poem * Easily locate the cantos you want to read * Provides a special dual Italian and English text, allowing readers to compare the poem, stanza by stanza, between the original text and both Fairfax and James’ translation – ideal for students * Features Leigh Hunt’s biography - discover Tasso's literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Epic Poem JERUSALEM DELIVERED SIR RICHARD CAREW 1595 TRANSLATION EDWARD FAIRFAX 1600 TRANSLATION JOHN KINGSTON JAMES 1865 TRANSLATION The Italian Text CONTENTS OF THE ITALIAN TEXT The Dual Text THE DUAL ITALIAN AND ENGLISH TEXTS The Biography TASSO’S LIFE AND GENIUS by Leigh Hunt Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Works of Adelaide Crapsey (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Works of Adelaide Crapsey (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Works of Adelaide Crapsey (Illustrated)

    Born in Brooklyn, New York, Adelaide Crapsey was an innovative poet, whose interest in rhythm and metre led her to create a unique variation on the ‘cinquain’, a five-line form of 22 syllables inspired by the Japanese haiku. Her surviving poetry was mostly produced in her final years, before her untimely death at the age of thirty-six. In recent years, her poems have received increased recognition, celebrated for their disciplined, yet fragile brilliance, confirming her status as a pioneer of twentieth century modernism. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature’s finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Crapsey’s complete poetical works, with related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Crapsey’s life * Concise introduction to Crapsey’s life and poetry * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Adelaide Crapsey Brief Introduction: Adelaide Crapsey by Claude Bragdon Complete Poetical Works of Adelaide Crapsey The Poems List of Poems in Chronological Order List of Poems in Alphabetical Order Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Poetry of George Chapman (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Poetry of George Chapman (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Poetry of George Chapman (Illustrated)

    The English poet and dramatist, George Chapman, whose translation of Homer long remained the standard English version, was a rival of Shakespeare and a revered classical scholar. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. For the first time in digital publishing, this volume presents Chapman’s complete poetry, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Chapman's life and works * Concise introduction to Chapman’s life and poetry * Excellent formatting of the poems * Special alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * The poetry text is based on the Oxford University Press 1941 edition of Chapman * Easily locate the poems you want to read * The complete Homeric translations * Includes a selection of Chapman's famous plays - spend hours exploring the poet's celebrated works * Features a bonus biographical and critical work by Algernon Charles Swinburne * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of George Chapman BRIEF INTRODUCTION: GEORGE CHAPMAN COMPLETE POEMS OF GEORGE CHAPMAN LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Homeric Translations THE ILIADS THE ODYSSEYS THE BATTLE OF FROGS AND MICE THE HOMERIC HYMNS The Comedies AN HUMOROUS DAY’S MIRTH EASTWARD HO MAY DAY The Tragedies THE TRAGEDY OF BUSSY D’AMBOIS THE REVENGE OF BUSSY D’AMBOIS ROLLO DUKE OF NORMANDY The Biography GEORGE CHAPMAN by Algernon Charles Swinburne Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Moore (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Moore (Illustrated)
    Delphi Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Moore (Illustrated)

    Regarded as Ireland's national bard, Thomas Moore was a poet, satirist, composer, and political propagandist, as well as a close friend of Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Moore’s complete poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Moore's life and works * Concise introduction to Moore’s life and poetry * Excellent formatting of the poems * Text based on the THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO. EDITION, 1895 of Moore's poetry * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Moore's prose – including his six volume biography of Lord Byron * Features a bonus biography - explore Moore's intriguing life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of Thomas Moore BRIEF INTRODUCTION: THOMAS MOORE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF THOMAS MOORE DETAILED TABLE OF CONTENTS The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Prose MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN THE EPICUREAN LETTERS AND JOURNALS OF LORD BYRON, WITH NOTICES OF HIS LIFE The Biography THOMAS MOORE by Richard Garnett Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

  • Delphi Collected Works of Li Bai (Illustrated)

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    Delphi Collected Works of Li Bai (Illustrated)
    Delphi Collected Works of Li Bai (Illustrated)