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By T. S. Eliot

The textual content of Eliot’s 1922 masterpiece is followed via thorough explanatory annotations in addition to through Eliot’s personal knotty notes, a few of which require annotation themselves.

For ease of analyzing, this Norton severe version provides The Waste Land because it first seemed within the American variation (Boni & Liveright), with Eliot’s notes on the finish. "Contexts" offers readers with worthy fabrics on The Waste Land’s resources, composition, and book heritage. "Criticism" lines the poem’s reception with twenty-five stories and essays, from first reactions in the course of the finish of the 20th century. incorporated are studies released within the Times Literary Supplement, besides choices by way of Virginia Woolf, Gilbert Seldes, Edmund Wilson, Elinor Wylie, Conrad Aiken, Charles Powell, Gorham Munson, Malcolm Cowley, Ralph Ellison, John Crowe Ransom, I. A. Richards, F. R. Leavis, Cleanth Brooks, Delmore Schwartz, Denis Donoghue, Robert Langbaum, Marianne Thormählen, A. D. Moody, Ronald Bush, Maud Ellman, and Tim Armstrong. A Chronology and chosen Bibliography are incorporated.

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