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By Edith Sitwell

First released in 1943, this can be a collection of writings from Dr. Sitwell's inner most notebooks. It contains essays on prosody, the position of the poet, the character of poetry, and contains her complete size paintings 'A computing device on William Shakespeare', in addition to dialogue of Chaucer, Herrick, Wordsworth, Pope and Byron among others.

The part on Shakespeare involves essays at the basic element of the performs - these nice hymns to the primary and the distinction of lifestyles. There are lengthy essays on King Lear, Macbeth, Othello, and Hamlet. leave out Sitwell believes, with all humility, that she has stumbled on new assets of the muse of King Lear, throwing a brand new mild most of the time play , and giving us new intending to the mad scenes, of an unsurpassable grandeur, intensity and terror. There are essays on a few of the comedies, and lengthy passages concerning the Fools and Clowns, all of which serve to illiminate Shakespeare's strong and many-sided genius.

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