The deserted village and other poems

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Statement[by] Oliver Goldsmith; edited by R. N. Whiteford; revised by H. Y. Moffett; illustrated by James Scott.
SeriesNew pocket classics
ContributionsWhiteford, Robert Naylor, 1870-, Moffett, Harold Young.
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Paginationxxxi, l0l p. :
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But Goldsmith worked long and hard as a hack writer, narrowly escaping imprisonment for debt before achieving fame and success. 'The Deserted Village' was published in and evokes the idyllic, pastoral life of Auburn in the days of prosperous peace --it is a powerful lament for a Golden Age past and gone.

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Oliver Goldsmith ( - ) was an Irish playwright, novelist, and poet. He is best known for his poem The Deserted Village, as well as his novel The Vicar of Wakefield.

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The Deserted Village is a social commentary condemning the pursuit of limitless wealth and the movement of populations into urban : Oliver Goldsmith. The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems (Classic Reprint) [Goldsmith, Oliver] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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More Poems by Oliver Goldsmith. When Lovely Woman Stoops to Folly. By Oliver Goldsmith. Goldsmith's The deserted village, and other poems, together with She stoops to conquer and The good-natured m n; ed. with introduction and notes by Robert N. Whiteford by Goldsmith, Oliver, ; Whiteford, Robert Naylor, Pages: Chronological list of Goldsmith's chief works: p.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goldsmith, Oliver. Deserted village, the traveler, and other poems. New York, C.E. Merrill Co. [©]. The deserted village --The traveller, or, A prospect of society --Edwin and Angelina --Retaliation --An elegy on the death of a mad dog --An elegy on the glory of her sex, Mrs.

Mary Blaize --The clown's reply --Stanzas on the taking of Quebec --A description of an author's bed-chamber. Oliver Goldsmith's The Deserted Village is both a marvellous descriptive poem and a powerful political essay.

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The traveller, the deserted village, and other poems. [Oliver Goldsmith; Richard Westall; Samuel G Goodrich; Lincoln & Stone,]. The Deserted Village is an unusual classic of Irish literature: it is both admired and loved. Oliver Goldsmith () fleshes out in resounding couplets his loveliest village, the humble happiness and repeated pleasures of its labouring swains.

Description: Originally published inthis book contains the text of two of Oliver Goldsmith's longer poems, 'The Traveller' and 'The Deserted Village', which was dedicated to Sir Joshua Reynolds. Murison includes a brief biography of Goldsmith, as well as chronological tables of his life and works and detailed notes on the poem.

The Deserted Village is a long poem, its lines distributed among twenty-five verse paragraphs of varying length. All the lines are given in heroic couplets. It is clear that Oliver Goldsmith.

Originally published in as part of the Pitt Press Series, and intended for use in schools, this book contains the text of two of Oliver Goldsmith's longer poems, 'The Traveller' and 'The Deserted Village', which was dedicated to Sir Joshua Reynolds/5.

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Goldsmiths the Traveler, and the Deserted Village: Grays Elegy and Other Poems () by Thomas Gray and Oliver Goldsmith (Trade Cloth) Be the first to write a review About this product.Gray's Elegy and Goldsmith's the Deserted Village, the Traveller and Other Poems Thomas Gray, Oliver Goldsmith University Press of the Pacific, - Poetry - pages.The Deserted Village, pastoral elegy by Oliver Goldsmith, published in Considered to be one of his major poems, it idealizes a rural way of life that was being destroyed by the displacement of agrarian villagers, the greed of landlords, and economic and political change.

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