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By Simon Rennie

ISBN-10: 1909662909

ISBN-13: 9781909662902

because the final chief of the Chartist flow, Ernest Charles Jones (1819-69) is an important ancient determine, yet he's simply as famous for his political verse. His prison-composed epic the hot international lays declare to being the 1st poetic exploration of Marxist ancient materialism, and his caustic brief lyric ‘The tune of the Low’ looks in most recent anthologies of Victorian poetry. regardless of the prominence of Jones’s verse in Labour background circles, and a number of other significant inclusions in serious discussions of working-class Victorian literature, this quantity represents the 1st full-length examine of his poetry. via shut research and cautious contextualization, this paintings strains Jones’s poetic improvement from his early German and British Romantic affects via his radicalization, imprisonment, and years of management. The poetry of this complicated and debatable determine is right here absolutely mapped for the 1st time.

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Myth, Song, and the ‘Mighty Mind’ PDF

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Myth, Song, and the ‘Mighty Mind’ by Simon Rennie

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