THE PERIODICAL CONTEXT OF THOMAS HARDY'S 'IN TIME OF "THE BREAKING OF NATIONS"'
- "In Time of 'the Breaking of Nations'" by Thomas Hardy. Heidelberger, Cory Allen // In Time of 'The Breaking of Nations';6/ 1/2011, p1
This article presents an explication of Thomas Hardy's poem "In Time of 'the Breaking of Nations.'" Hardy, the great English novelist who turned his attention to poetry in the second half of his career, responds to the horrors of World War I with three idyllic quatrains about the quiet and...
- In Time of "The Breaking of Nations." Hardy, Thomas // Moments of Vision & Miscellaneous Verses;1/1/1917, p85
Presents the poem "In Time of 'The Breaking of Nations,'" by Thomas Hardy. First Line: Only a man harrowing clods; Last Line: Ere their story die.
- In Time of "The Breaking of Nations". Hardy, Thomas // Collected Classic Poems, Gay to Kipling;2012, p1
The poem "In Time of The Breaking of Nations" by Thomas Hardy is presented. First Line: Only a man harrowing clods; Last Line: Ere their story die.
- Thomas Hardy. Morgan, Rosemarie // Victorian Poetry;Fall2002, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p311
Examines the body of poetic works by Thomas Hardy. Range of subject matter and themes explored by Hardy's work; Analysis of key issues of interest; Significance to the study of Victorian poetry.
- Dreaming with Others: Apollinaire. PAP, JENNIFER // English Language Notes;Spring/Summer2012, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p77
The article discusses the poem "The Pretty Redhead" by Guillaume Apollinaire, with particular focus given to the themes of war, violence, and hope for the future. Apollinaire's experiences as a soldier in World War I and their influence on his poetry is examined, and the relationship between...
- "Eliot's The Waste Land and Surging Nationalisms". SAEEDI, Pouneh // CLCWeb: Comparative Literature & Culture: A WWWeb Journal;Dec2011, Vol. 13 Issue 4, Special section p1
In her article "Eliot's The Waste Land and Surging Nationalisms" Pouneh Saeedi analyzes T.S. Eliot's poem in the context of the impact of World War I and the emergence of nationalisms. In the midst of the ruins of both his personal life and Europe as he understand its civilization, Eliot...
- Thomas Hardy's 'The Darkling Thrush.'. Cash, Peter // Use of English;Autumn2011, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p39
The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "The Darkling Thrush," by Thomas Hardy. It explores the poet's use of metaphor in conveying his own mood and the atmosphere of his surroundings, and of synecdoche in introducing the voice of an aged thrush which is singing its heart out in spite of...
- HARDY'S POCKET MILTON: AN EARLY UNPUBLISHED POEM. Peterson, James L. // English Language Notes;Mar1988, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p49
The article focuses on how the poetry of John Milton influenced the education of writer Thomas Hardy. The author discusses evidence that indicates Hardy studied the works of Milton, explores poetic fragments written by Hardy in his earliest attempts at verse, and analyzes personifications used...
- "The Oxen" by Thomas Hardy. Sickels, Carter // Oxen;6/ 1/2011, p1
This article presents an explication of Thomas Hardy's poem "The Oxen." The ballad focuses on the speaker's memory of a folk legend about Christmas Eve that he believed as a child but no longer accepts as an adult. The poem, though often presented as a quaint Christmas ballad, evokes a tone of...