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Rupert Brooke the man and poet. by Robert Brainard Pearsall

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Brooke, Rupert, 1887-1915,
  • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [169]-170.

LC ClassificationsPR6003.R4 Z723
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5107928M
ISBN 109062034373
LC Control Number74180347

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Jun 20,  · Rupert Brooke: The Complete Poems [Rupert Brooke] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rupert Brook's poetry. Includes frontis portrait and facsimile of handwritten draft of The Soldier as housed in the British Museum/5(4). Oct 03,  · Keith Hale brings the same easy, intimate writing style found in his novels Cody and What Daniel Did With His Life to this study of Brooke. The book is partially biographical and partially devoted to how Brooke's story has been told purposely poorly by previous biographers.5/5. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Rupert Brooke (Brooke, Rupert, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Brooke, Rupert, The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke, contrib. by George Edward Woodberry and . Rupert Brooke, English poet, a wellborn, gifted, handsome youth whose early death in World War I contributed to his idealized image in the interwar period. His best-known work is the sonnet sequence

Apr 23,  · Brooke was born in , the second of three boys. He was six years younger than Richard, an alcoholic who died during Rupert’s first year at . The Prose of Rupert Brooke, edited and introduced by Christopher Hassall, Sidgwick & Jackson, The Letters of Rupert Brooke, edited by Geoffrey Keynes, Harcourt, Rupert Brooke: A Reappraisal and Selection From His Writings, Some Hitherto Unpublished, . Rupert Brooke and Phyllis Gardner started a passionate relationship in , which lasted into the next year. She went on to success as an artist and noted breeder of Irish Wolfhounds. We are pleased to announce the success of the Rupert Brooke Society’s appeal for a headstone for her grave at St James The Less Church, Stubbings, Maidenhead. Sep 10,  · The poem "The Soldier" is one of English poet Rupert Brooke's (–) most evocative and poignant poems—and an example of the dangers of romanticizing World War I, comforting the survivors but downplaying the grim reality. Written in , the lines are still used in military memorials today.

Brooke published his first poems in ; his first book, Poems, appeared in While working on his dissertation on John Webster and Elizabethan dramatists, he lived in the house that he made famous by his poem "The Old Vicarage, Grantchester.". Rupert Brooke (). “ & Other Poems”, p, Jeremy Mills Publishing 11 Copy quote Love is a breach in the walls, a broken gate, Love sells the proud heart's citadel to fate. English poet Rupert Brooke wrote in an anti-Victorian style, using rustic themes and subjects such as friendship and love, and his poems reflected the mood in England during the . Mar 28,  · Secret memoir uncovers the real life and loves of doomed war poet Rupert Brooke This article is more than 4 years old On the centenary of the his death, a .