Mutations of the Phoenix

front cover of "Mutations of the Phoenix"
E.J. Pratt Library

Rights Holder

Penguin Random House Archive and Library

Author

Herbert Read

Description

This collection contains, among other poems, a dramatic monologue from the point of view of John Donne, a meditation on physics, and an epigraph from A. N. Whitehead, which is a discussion of the connection between rhythm and life. Read was the editor of the journal Arts and Letters, which published T. S. Eliot and other important modernist figures.

Genre

Poetry

Original Language

English

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