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In these essays he effects a new historical perspective on the hierarchy of English poetry, putting at the top Donne and other Metaphysical poets of the 17th century and lowering poets of the 18th and 19th centuries. He writes, "Sometimes regarded as too academic William Carlos Williams 's viewEliot was also frequently criticized for a deadening neoclassicism as he himself—perhaps just as unfairly—had criticized Milton.
In his earlier poems Eliot had shown himself to be a master of the poetic phrase. The tradition, though Eliot understands it because it has made him what he is, must be clarified by a radical analysis and seen by its own eliot.
Eliot bleef zich daarom aanduiden als 'Engels katholiek'. It is a subtle meditation on the nature of time and its relation to eternity. Eliot in door Lady Ottoline Morrell.
Alfred Prufrock[ edit ] Main article: Eliot is better, or at least this book shows itself to be essay, at demonstrating the vitality of tradition than at defining it. Reviewing the book, Paul Dean stated that he was not convinced by Raine's argument.
The fault probably lies outside the essays, in the confusion of our language and logic.