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Selected Poems (Penguin Modern Classics)

ISBN-10: 0141181257

ISBN-13: 9780141181257

Edition: N/A

Authors: W.B. Yeats

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This selection of W.B. Yeats' poetry includes the significant and interesting variants of the major poems, as well as a brief explanatory paragraph on the textual and contextual import of each poem.
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Book details

List price: $18.60
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication date: 5/30/2000
Pages: 368
Size: 4.30" wide x 6.69" long x 0.61" tall
Weight: 0.330

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Love Song
The Wanderings of Oisin (Book III)
The Indian to His Love
An Indian Song
Ephemera
Ephemera: An Autumn Idyl
The Stolen Child
Down by the Salley Gardens
To the Rose upon the Rood of Time
Fergus and the Druid
Cuchulain's Fight with the Sea
The Rose of the World
A Faery Song
A Lake Isle of Innisfree
The Sorrow of Love
The Sorrow of Love
When You are Old
Who Goes with Fergus?
The Man who Dreamed of Faeryland
The Dedication to a Book of Stories selected form the Irish Novelists
Dedication
The Lamentation of the Old Pensioner
The Old Pensioner
The Two Trees
To Ireland in the Coming Times
[The poet, Owen Hanrahan, under a bush of may]
The Hosting of the Sidhe
The Everlasting Voices
Into the Twilight
The Song of Wandering Aengus
The Song of the Old Mother
The Lover mourns for the Loss of Love
He mourns for the Change that has come upon him and his Beloved, and longs for the End of the World
He reproves the Curlew
He remembers forgotten Beauty
To his Heart, bidding it have no Fear
Windle-Strews: II Out of the Old Days
The Valley of the Black Pig
The Secret Rose
The Travail of Passion
The Lover pleads with his Friend for Old Friends
The Lover speaks to the Hearers of his Songs in Coming Days
He wishes his Beloved were Dead
He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
He thinks of his Past Greatness when a Part of the Constellations of Heaven
[I walked among the seven woods of Coole]
In the Seven Woods
The Folly of Being Comforted
Adam's Curse
Red Hanrahan's Song about Ireland
[Red Hanrahan's Song about Ireland]
[Red Hanrahan's Song about Ireland]
The Old Men Admiring Themselves in the Water
O Do Not Love Too Long
[The friends that have it I do wrong]
A Women Horner Sung
Words
No Second Troy
Reconciliation
Against Unworthy Praise
The Fascination of What's Difficult
The Coming of Wisdom with Time
On hearing that the Students of our New University have joined the Agitation against Immoral Literature
The Mask
Upon a House shaken by the Land Agitation
At the Abbey Theatre
These are the Clouds
At Galway Races
All Things can Tempt Me
Brown Penny
[Pardon, old fathers, if you still remain]
September 1913
To a Friend whose Work has come to Nothing
Paudeen
To a Shade
Beggar to Beggar Cried
Running to Paradise: I The Witch
Running to Paradise: II The Peacock
The Mountain Tomb: I To A Child Dancing in the Wind
The Mountain Tomb: II Two Years Later
A Memory of Youth
Fallen Majesty
The Cold Heaven
The Magi
A Coat
[A woman's beauty is like a white]
The Wild Swans at Coole
In Memory of Major Robert Gregory
An Irish Airman Foresees his Death
Men Improve with the Years
The Collar-Bone of a Hare
Solomon to Sheba
The Living Beauty
A Song
The Scholars
Lines Written in Dejection
The Dawn
On Woman
The Fisherman
Memory
Her Praise
The People
A Thought from Propertius
A Deep-sworn Vow
Presences
On being asked for a War Poem
Upon a Dying Lady: I Her Courtesy
Upon a Dying Lady: II Certain Artists bring her Dolls and Drawings
Upon a Dying Lady: III She turns the Dolls' Faces to the Wall
Upon a Dying Lady : IV The End of Day
Upon a Dying Lady : V Her Race
Upon a Dying Lady : VI Her Courage
Upon a Dying Lady : VII Her Fiends bring her a Christmas Tree
Ego Dominus Tuus
The Phases of the Moon
The Double Vision of Michael Robartes
Reprisals (first published in 1948)
An Image from a Past Life
Under Saturn
Easter 1916
Sixteen Dead Men
On a Political Prisoner
The Leaders of the Crowd
The Second Coming
A Prayer for my Daughter
Sailing to Byzantium
The Tower
Meditations in Time of Civil War: I Ancestral Houses
Meditations in Time of Civil War: II My Houses
Meditations in Time of Civil War: III My Table
Meditations in Time of Civil War: IV My Descendants
Meditations in Time of Civil War: V The Road at my Door
Meditations in Time of Civil War: VI The Stare's Nest by my Window
Meditations in Time of Civil War: VII I see Phantoms of Hatred and of the Heart's Fullness and of the Coming Emptiness
Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen
The Wheel
The New Faces
Two Songs from a Play
Fragments
Leds and the Swan
On a Picture of a Black Centaur by Edmund Dulac
Among School Children
The Hero, the Girl, and the Fool
Cuchulain the Girl and the Fool
All Souls' Night
In Memory of Eve Gore-Booth and Con Markiewicz
Death
A Dialogue of Self and Soul
Blood and the Moon
Oil and Blood
The Nineteenth Century and After
The Seven Sages
The Crazed Moon
Cools Park, 1929
Coole Park and Ballylee, 1931
At Algeciras - A Meditation upon Death
Byzantium
The Mother of God
Vacillation
The Resuks of Thought
Remorse for Intemperate Speech
Words for Music Perhaps: I Crazy Jane and the Bishop
Words for Music Perhaps: III Crazy Jane on the Day of Judgment
Words for Music Perhaps: IV Crazy Jane and Jack the Journeyman
Words for Music Perhaps: V Crazy Jane on God
Words for Music Perhaps: VI Crazy Jane talks with the Bishop
Words for Music Perhaps: VII Crazy Jane Grown Old looks at the Dancers
Words for Music Perhaps: X Her Anxiety
Words for Music Perhaps: XVII After Long Silence
Words for Music Perhaps: XXV The Delphic Oracle upon Plotinus
A Woman Young and Old: VIII Her Vision in the Wood
A Woman Young and Old: IX A Last Confession
Parnell's Funeral
A Prayer for Old Age
Supernatural Song: I Ribh at the Tomb of Baile and Aillinn
Supernatural Song: V Ribh considers Christian Love insufficient
Supernatural Song: VIII Whence had they come?
Supernatural Song: XII Meru
The Gyres
Lapis Lazuli
The Lady's First Song
The Lady's Second Song
An Acre of Grass
What Then?
Beautiful Lofty Things
A Crazed Girl
The Curse of Cromwell
The Great Day
Parnell
The Spur
The Municipal Gallery Revisited
Are You Content?
Why should not Old Men be Mad?
Crazy Jane on the Mountain
Under Ben Bulben
The Black Tower
Cuchulain Comforted
The Statues
News for the Delphic Oracle
Long-legged Fly
A Bronze Head
John Kinsella's Lament for Mrs. Mary Moore
High Talk
The Man and the Echo
The Circus Animals' Desertion
Politics
From 'Speaking to the Psaltery'
Notes
Bibliography
Index of First Lines
Index of Titles