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prose and poetry of Elinor Wylie.

William Rose BenГ©t

prose and poetry of Elinor Wylie.

by William Rose BenГ©t

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wylie, Elinor, 1885-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the ed. published by Wheaton College Press, Norton, Mass., issued in series: The Annie Talbot Cole lectures.

      SeriesAnnie Talbot Cole lectures.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3545.Y45 Z6 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p.
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5410713M
      ISBN 100841417997
      LC Control Number73001300

      Elinor Wylie (September 7, - Decem ) is the author of five books of poems, including Nets to the Catch the Wind () and Angels and Earthly Creatures (), and four novels, including Jennifer Lorn () and The Orphan Angel (). Her Collected Poems () and Collected Prose () were published posthumously. Wylie was born into a socially prominent family and she. Elinor (Hoyt) Wylie was born September 7, , in Somerville, New Jersey, but she was, she often protested, of pure Pennsylvania stock. Her girlhood was spent in Washington; the family was a literary one, and it was soon evident that Elinor, the first born, was a prodigy.

      I like to take a walk in the park when it snows. It is silent and beautiful. Every time I walk in the snow, I think about a poem called “Velvet Shoes” by Elinor Wylie. This poem describes two people walking in the snow. It is a quiet, soft poem. First, let’s look at some vocabulary: velvet: a soft fabric. Elinor Wylie. AKA Elinor Morton Hoyt. Born: 7-Sep Birthplace: Somerville, NJ Died: Dec Location of death: New York City Cause of death: unspecified Gender: Female Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Poet, Novelist Nationality: United States Executive summary: Nets to Catch the Wind Father: Henry M. Hoyt (US Solicitor General, b. 5-Dec, d. Nov Born:

        David Lehman is Poetry Coordinator of the New School Writing Program in New York City. His most recent books of poetry are The Evening Sun and When a Woman Loves a Man and he has written five books of critical prose, including The Last Avant-Garde: The Making of the New York School of Poets and The Perfect Murder: A Study in Detection. He founded The Best American Poetry series /5(2). Elinor (Hoyt) Wylie (September 7, – Decem ) was an American poet and novelist who was popular before World War II. She was a contemporary of Edna St. Vincent Millay. In , she published her first official collection of poetry, Nets to Catch the Wind, which gained her renown.


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William Rose Benet, Poems Read at the City College of New York, May 8, (includes readings of several poems by Wylie), Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature, Library of Congress, OTHER. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Benét, William Rose, Prose and poetry of Elinor Wylie.

Elinor Wylie, American poet and novelist whose work, written from an aristocratic and traditionalist point of view, reflected changing American attitudes in the aftermath of World War I. Elinor Hoyt grew up from age 12 in Washington, D.C., where her father served as assistant U.S. attorney general.

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Collected Prose of Elinor Wylie book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(2). Elinor Wylie was an American poet and novelist popular in the s and s. "She was famous during her life almost as much for her ethereal beauty and personality as for her melodious, sensuous poetry." Family and Childhood Elinor Wylie was born Elinor Morton Hoyt in Somerville, New Jersey, into a socially prominent family.

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Price New from Author: Elinor Wylie. Elinor Wylie was an American poet and novelist popular in the s and s. "She was famous during her life almost as much for her ethereal beauty and personality as for her melodious, sensuous poetry." Family and Childhood Elinor Wylie was born Elinor Morton Hoyt in Somerville, New Jersey, into a socially prominent family.

Her grandfather, Henry M. Hoyt, was a governor of. COLLECTED POEMS OF ELINOR WYLIE, Knopf,first edition, some wear to 3 corner tips and fraying at spine extremities, else a good to very good copy.

1/ copies SIGNED by. Here is the poem "Madman's Song" by Elinor Wylie (from The Prose and Poetry of Elinor Wylie, by William Rose Benét): Better to see your cheek grown hollow, Better to see your temple worn, Than to forget to follow, follow, After the sound of a silver horn.

Better to bind your brow with willow And follow, follow until you die. Elinor Wylie was honored for her poetry with the June Ellsworth Ford Prize from the Poetry Society () for Nets to Catch the Wind and the Levinson Prize from Poetry magazine ().

She served. Elinor Wylie: | | | |Elinor Wylie| | | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive. Collected Poems of Elinor Wylie book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

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Thomas More Series - s Paperbacks." The Canadian versions, published by J. Dent, are listed under "Prose and Poetry for Canadians.".

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Here is the eagerly awaited new edition of The Oxford Book of American Poetry brought completely up to date and dramatically expanded by poet David Lehman. It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than poets-almost three times as many as the edition.

Buy Collected Prose of Elinor Wylie by Elinor Wylie online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Born into a prominent New Jersey family inshe was a society beauty, poetry editor of Vanity Fair (), a passionate admirer of Shelley, and a novelist and painter as well as : Carol Rumens.

Elinor Wylie's literary friends encouraged her to submit her verse to Poetry magazine. Poetry published four of her poems, including what became "her most widely anthologized poem, 'Velvet Shoes'", in May With Benét now acting as her informal literary agent, [4] "Wylie left her second husband and moved to New York in ".

[7] The Dictionary of Literary Biography (DLB) says: "She Born: Elinor Morton Hoyt, September 7. Collected Prose of Elinor Wylie (). Last Poems of Elinor Wylie (, ). The Beineke Rare Book and Manuscript Collection at Yale University holds papers of Elinor Wylie and William Rose Benét; in addition, Wylie's correspondence is also housed with that of the Hoyt family in the Berg Collection of the New York Public Library.

Elinor Wylie lived in those regions of the spirit where only poets and saints are allowed to enter, saw life as a harsh riddle, and withdrew from a material world to concentrate on the intense.Collected Prose of Elinor Wylie (, Hardcover).

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ANGELS AND EARTHLY CREATURES VINTAGE HARDCOVER BOOK BY ELINOR WYLIE. $ + $ Shipping Seller Rating: % positive.Velvet Shoes. Let us walk in the white snow In a soundless space; With footsteps quiet and slow, At a tranquil pace, Under veils of white lace. I shall go shod in silk, And you in wool, White as white cow's milk, More beautiful Than the breast of a gull.

We shall walk through the still town In a windless peace; We shall step upon white down.