Adam's Dream: Mythic Consciousness in Keats and Yeats by James Land Jones

By James Land Jones

The author's significant objective is to teach that the poetry of Keats and Yeats is expert by means of a collection of assumptions, a method of apprehension, which marks it as a definite form of poetry: Romantic poetry characterised specifically by means of the weather of mythic pondering analyzed by way of Cassirer and Eliade.

Contents

Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction: The purpose for Myth
Chapter One: Soul Making
I "Curious Conscience"
II "My robust identification, My genuine Self
III "A Greeting of the Spirit"
Chapter : harmony of Being
I "Energy" and "Essence"
II "Beauty in All Things"
Chapter 3: The massive Idea
I "From Feathers to Iron"
II "An Interchange of Favors"
III "Time Annihilate"
IV "The Finer Tone"
Chapter 4: the nice Moment
I "There the entire Gyres Converge in One"
II "Fellowship Divine"
Chapter 5: Melancholy's Sovran Shrine
I "The beaches of Memory"
II the 2 Hyperions
Conclusion: Adam's Dream
Bibliography
Index

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