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The natural history prose writings of John Clare

by Clare, John

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Northamptonshire.
    • Subjects:
    • Clare, John, 1793-1864 -- Knowledge -- Natural history.,
    • Clare, John, 1793-1864 -- Manuscripts.,
    • Natural history -- England -- Northamptonshire.,
    • Manuscripts, English.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Margaret Grainger.
      ContributionsGrainger, Margaret, 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4453.C6 A6 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlxii, 397 p. :
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3486768M
      ISBN 100198185170
      LC Control Number82006347

      Major Works John Clare Edited by Eric Robinson, David Powell, and Introduction by Tom Paulin Oxford World's Classics. Previously published in the Oxford Authors series, this is the fullest selection of Clare's writings currently in print, and includes a new introduction by the poet and scholar Tom Paulin. Referring to over plants known to Clare, Mahood covers all of these aspects in her book, stating that he botanized with the “piercing observation of a poet” (see also M. Grainger, The natural history prose writings of John Clare). No Latin names for Clare – his vulgar (common) names sufficed, such as “water-blobs” for Author: Mark R. D. Seaward.

      The Natural History Prose Writings of John Clare, ed. Margaret Grainger (Oxford: Clar endon, ) 41, I am as certain as Cronin of the change Clare's reading of poetry made for his experience of nature, but it is interesting to note that Clare himself sometimes argued otherwise, i.e. in John Clare by Himself (53). This authoritative edition was originally published in the acclaimed Oxford Authors series under the general editorship of Frank Kermode. It brings together a generous selection of Clare's poetry and prose, including autobiographical writings and Clare () is now recognized as one of the greatest English Romantic poets, after years of indifference and .

      Margaret Grainger's edition of the poet's natural history writings show his interest in depicting nature in prose as well as in poetry; impressed by the writings of Gilbert White, Clare hoped to record the natural phenomena he saw in the fields around Helpston, the small Northamptonshire town in which he lived.   The Natural History Prose Writings of John Clare, ed. Margaret Grainger (Oxford: Clarendon, ) 41, I am as certain as Cronin of the change Clare's reading of poetry made for his experience of nature, but it is interesting to note that Clare himself sometimes argued otherwise, i.e. in -john Clare by Himself (53).


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