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T. S. Eliot: an essay on the American magus.

by Marion Montgomery

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, T. S. 1888-1965 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • National characteristics, American, in literature

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3509.L43 Z787 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 97 p.
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910892M
    ISBN 100820302325
    LC Control Number76090551

      His first books of criticism appeared in Ezra Pound: A Critical Essay and T.S. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus, for which Allen Tate wrote on the jacket, “I have learned for the first time how to read ‘Ash Wednesday’ and ‘Prufrock.’”. Thomas Stearns Eliot was a poet, dramatist and literary critic. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in "for his outstanding, pioneer contribution to present-day poetry." He wrote the poems The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, The Waste Land, The Hollow Men, Ash Wednesday, and Four Quartets; the plays Murder in the Cathedral and The Cocktail Party; and the essay Tradition and the Individ/5(10).

    This exploration of T. S. Eliot's last major poem, Four Quartets, examines the poem’s potential to transform readers’ faith shows that the power of Four Quartets is its ability to create a dynamic interaction between the poem and the reader that promotes a genuine connection with the natural world, with others, and with the Divine. Table of contents for Christianity & Literature, 20, 4,

    T. S. Eliot: an essay on the American magus avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 2 editions Want to Read saving /5(14). Another important essay of Eliot’s is “Tradition and the Individual Talent.” “Four Quartets” Four Quartets is the name given to four related poems by T. S. Eliot, collected and republished in book form in They had been published individually from to


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T. S. Eliot: an essay on the American magus by Marion Montgomery Download PDF EPUB FB2

The essay is itself a celebration and a sustained and studied recognition of the wholeness of Eliot's poetry. It is a formidable and valuable discourse. (American Literature) Marion Montgomery's essay on T. Eliot is a sensitive and informed reading of the major poems.

I have learned for the first time how to read "Ash Wednesday" and "Prufrock."Author: Marion Montgomery. Get this from a library. T.S. Eliot, an essay on the American magus. [Marion Montgomery] -- This brilliantly allusive and gracefully written study is focused on T.

Eliot's developing commitment to Christianity, but the essay is by no means procrustean or reductive in its strategies, nor. Get this from a library. T.S. Eliot: an essay on the American magus. [Marion Montgomery] -- This brilliantly allusive and gracefully written study is focused on T.S.

Eliot's developing commitment to Christianity, but the essay is by no means procrustean or reductive in its strategies, nor. This brilliantly allusive and gracefully written study is focused on T.

Eliot's developing commitment to Christianity, but the essay is by no means procrustean or reductive in its strategies, nor is it theological. Montgomery shows how Eliot's intellectual and emotional uneasiness in the early poems is reflected in such technical devices as point of view and imagery.

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Paradoxically the poetry of T. Eliot takes on an increasingly classical quality as it steadily becomes more personal and Christian.

Montgomery accordingly shows how Eliot ultimately arrives "where he started and sees the place for the first time." T. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus (Paperback). "Gerontion" is a poem by T. Eliot that was first published in The work relates the opinions and impressions of a gerontic, or elderly man, through a dramatic monologue which describes Europe after World War I through the eyes of a man who has lived the majority of his life in the 19th century.

Eliot considered using this already published poem as a preface to The Waste Land, but. Marion Montgomery's essay on T. Eliot is a sensitive and informed reading of the major poems.

I have learned for the first time how to read "Ash Wednesday" and "Prufrock." The book deserves wide circulation as a fresh contribution to our understanding of Eliot's Christianity.

Eliot by Marion Montgomery,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Looking for books by Marion Montgomery. See all books authored by Marion Montgomery, including Best American Short Stories,and T. Eliot: an essay on the American magus, and more on The Achievement of T.

Eliot: An Essay on the Nature of Poetry. Oxford University Press. pp Marion Montgomery. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus.

University of Georgia Press. 97pp. Paul Morrison. Poetics of Fascism: Ezra Pound, T. Eliot The American T. Eliot: A Study of the Early Writings. Cambridge. T.S. Eliot’s “Whispers of Immortality” is a close examination of life and death. Penned during the war-torn years between andEliot’s quatrain poem cites the writers John Donne and John Webster as examples of metaphysical poets whose work depicts an understanding of mortality and spirituality.

The achievement of T. Eliot; an essay on the nature of poetry. by: Matthiessen, F. Published: () Eliot in his time; essays on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of The waste land. by: Litz, A. Walton.

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Eliot: an Essay on the American Magus, equates the loss of these senses with the mindset that controls the narrative of the poem.

Gerontion has lost the ability to partake in the same sexual endeavors that face Nathaniel Hawthorne 's hero in " Young Goodman Brown ", yet Montgomery believes he has "turned from. the title Eliot's Reflective Journey to the Garden illustrates.

Indeed, the appeal is apparently a long-standing one, for Montgomery has given us not only this recent book but also T. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus () and The Reflective Journey toward Order: Essays on Dante, Wordsworth, Eliot, and Others (). In Marion Montgomery's T. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus we find a contrast in attitude and tone to the new spirit of criti-cal reevaluation of Eliot's achievement and reputation apparent in the essays in Martin's Eliot in Perspective and in the studies by Margolis and Austin.

To Montgomery, Eliot's greatness rests on his final reli. With Walker Percy at the Tupperware Party: in Company with Flannery O'Connor, T.S. Eliot, and Others Why Hawthorne Was Melancholy v.

3 (The Prophetic Poet and the Spirit of the Age, Vol 3 of a Triology) by Marion Montgomery () Jan 1, Hardcover. Eliot: an essay on the American magus Jan 1, by. T.S Eliot’s poem Journey of the Magi describes the physical quest of the three wise men, which correlates to the author’s own spiritual journey of conversion to the Christian faith.

Through this concept, it is explored that the notion of journeys are constantly changing and the end product is not always what you expect. It also reveals how the experiences of the journey will affect ones. 's poem "Journey of the Magi" interprets the wisemens' trip to go see baby Jesus from a different perspective than most of us are used to biblical version that is most popular doesn't seem to mention anything bad or difficult about the journey that they made.

The wisemen had a lot going against them to make their traveling terrible.T.S. Eliot: An Essay on the American Magus, University of Georgia Press (Athens, GA), The Reflective Journey toward Order: Essays on Dante, Wordsworth, Eliot, and Others, University of Georgia Press (Athens, GA), Eliot's Reflective Journey to the Garden, Whitston Publishing (Troy, NY), T.S.

Eliot’s poem “The Journey of the Magi” was written the year of Eliot’s baptism into the Church of England inwhich made an impact on the content of his poems during that time.1 The poem is written in an allegorical style that has two levels of meaning, literal events, and the symbolic imagery that is evoked with language.