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American Modernist Poets (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) by Harold Bloom

By Harold Bloom

the increase of modernism marked one of many significant transitional classes in modern literature. the yankee modernist poets created a wealthy legacy of their verse explorations of an international touched by way of struggle, swift industrialization, and the transforming into perceived alienation of the person. The innovators featured during this quantity contain Ezra Pound, e.e. cummings, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Carl Sandburg and their abiding impacts. severe essays study those poets and their works, with a chronology, bibliography, index, and an introductory essay via grasp pupil Harold Bloom finishing the title.

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