Poetry Books by Rupert Brooke

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book The Old Vicarage, Grantchester Authors: Rupert Brooke, Noel Rooke
Publisher: Franklin Classics Trade Press
Published Date: 2018-11-03
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Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book Poets of World War I Authors: Rupert Smith
Publisher: Raintree
Published Date: 2014
Categories: Poets, English
World War I was one of the bloodiest conflicts in modern history - and yet it produced some of the best poetry of the 20th century. This collective biography of poets gives the background of the poets' war experiences. It explains how the war created so much important poetry, and why we continue to return to these pieces today.

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book John Webster and the Elizabethan Drama Authors: Rupert Brooke
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Published Date: 2013-04-16
Categories: Drama
This early work on English Jacobean dramatist John Webster was originally published in 1916 and is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. Rupert Brooke here provides a comprehensive and informative look at his oeuvre that is thoroughly recommended for inclusion on the bookshelf of any dramatist of historian of the art. Contents Include: Preface; The Theatre, The Origins of Elizabethan Drama; The Elizabethan Drama; John Webster; Some Characteristics of Webster; Appendices; Bibliography. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book Letters from America Authors: Rupert Brooke
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Published Date: 2015-02-09
Categories: Travel
Originally published in 1931, this is a collection of travel essays by the English poet Rupert Brooke. We are republishing this work with a brand new introductory biography of the author with the aim of placing it in the context of his other writings. The following passage is an extract from the book's introduction: 'The author started in May 1913 on a journey to the United States, Canada, and the South Seas, from which he returned next year at the beginning of June. The first thirteen chapters of this book were written as letters to the Westminster Gazette. He would probably not have republished them in their present form, as he intended to write a longer book on his travels; but they are now printed with only the correction of a few evident slips.'

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book 1914 and Other Poems (World War One Poetry) (Hardcover) Authors: Rupert Brooke
Publisher: Lulu.com
Published Date: 2018-08-24
Categories: Poetry
This compilation of poetry contains the most noted and celebrated works of English poet Rupert Brooke. Distinguished from an early age, Brooke excelled in school and in Cambridge University before plunging into British literary society. An emotional breakdown following a romantic breakup led him to depart the UK for recuperation in the USA and Canada, where he would write travelogues for a newspaper named The Westminster Gazette. Upon departing North America, Brooke opted to take a long sea journey across the Pacific. In the South Seas he enjoyed a relationship with a Tahitian woman by the name of Taatamata. Prior to the outbreak of World War I and his consequent military enlisting, the handsome young literary had several other romances. Tragically, Rupert Brooke lost his life as a soldier in World War I. He died at the age of 27 in April 1915 from an infected mosquito bite during the British Army's expedition to the Mediterranean, and was buried on the Greek island of Skyros.

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book Song of Love Authors: Rupert Brooke
Publisher: Crown Pub
Published Date: 1991
Categories: Love-letters.
A six-year correspondence between the World War I poet and his schoolgirl muse, Noel Olivier, provides a glimpse of Edwardian England as it reveals the true and enduring nature of young love

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book 1914 & Other Poems Authors: Rupert Brooke
Published Date: 2019-10-06
"1914 and Other Poems" from Rupert Brooke. English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War (1887-1915).

Rupert Brooke Books, Rupert Brooke poetry book Rupert Brooke & Wilfred Owen Authors: Rupert Brooke, George Walter, Wilfred Owen
Published Date: 2002
Categories: Poetry
Move him into the sun Gently its touch awoke him once, At home, whispering of fields unsown, Always it woke him, even in France... --From Wilfred Owen's Futility Here are the unforgettable works of two British poets who chronicled The Great War, but never lived to see its end. Although some of Brooke's verses come from an earlier, happier time, the most powerful poems convey the tragedy of warfare, including Brooke's 1914: The Soldier and Owen's Anthem for Doomed Youth and The Sentry.

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