Daybreak

Hogarth Press First Edition of Daybreak
Washington State University Library, Rare Books and Special Collections

Rights Holder

Penguin Random House Archive and Library

Author

Fredegond Shove

Description

A collection of sad lyric poems following strict rhyme schemes and employing conventional modes of address (ie: the Ode; frequent "O"). Religious themes are apparent throughout as is engagement with some traditional religious verse forms (ie: Liturgy). "It seems so long that I have been laid up on the shelf / Like a broken cup or a too, too, brittle plate;" 

Genre

Poetry

Original Language

English

Identifier

24 (Woolmer) UoR MS 2750/451

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