The Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats includes all the poems authorized by Yeats for inclusion in his standard canon. Breathtaking in range, it encompasses the entire arc of his career, from luminous reworkings of ancient Irish myths and legends to passionate meditations on the demands and rewards of youth and old age, from exquisite, occasionally whimsical songs of love, nature, and art to somber and angry poems of life in a nation torn by war and uprising. In observing the development of rich and recurring images and themes over the course of his body of work, we can trace the quest of this century's greatest poet to unite intellect and artistry in a single magnificent vision.
Original title: The Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats
Genre: Poetry→ Verse
The following works are contained within this one:
Lake Isle of Innisfree, the (1890) [Poem]
Author: William Butler Yeats