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ISBN-10: 0300119941
ISBN-13: 9780300119947
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 08/01/2006
Dimensions: 9.22" L, 6.10" W, 0.73" H

The Annotated Waste Land with Eliot’s Contemporary Prose

Editor: Lawrence Rainey

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Price: $21.95

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The definitive edition of the most influential poem of the twentieth century

One of the twentieth century’s most powerful–and controversial–works, The Waste Land waspublished 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.
Featured in the book are Lawrence Rainey’s groundbreaking account of how The Waste Land cameto 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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ISBN-10: 0300119941
ISBN-13: 9780300119947
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 08/01/2006
Dimensions: 9.22" L, 6.10" W, 0.73" H
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