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T.S. Eliot at his best

Advantages: Contains some absolutely wonderful poetry!
Disadvantages: It's pricey!

This anthology of Eliot's poetry is an absolute must for anyone interested in the great man himself. It ranges from 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock' to 'The Waste Land' and 'Four Quartets' and perhaps some lesser known poems such as 'Gerontion'. T.S. ...

minichar 20.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Collected Poems 1909-1962 - T.S. Eliot

Good to explore

Advantages: It is a very interesting look at the bleakness of 20th century life.
Disadvantages: It often uses allusion which may be overlooked by less well read individuals.

T S Eliot was one of the poems I was required to study as part of my A Level course. Initially I met this with typical distain as many students undoubtedly would when faced with poetry. However, upon studying our first poem, which was Prufrock, I saw that ...

the_caretaker 27.01.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Collected Poems 1909-1962 - T.S. Eliot