Franklin

The poet as botanist / M.M. Mahood.

Author/Creator:
Mahood, M. M. (Molly Maureen)
Publication:
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 269 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
English poetry -- History and criticism.
Botany in literature.
Nature in literature.
Perception in literature.
Philosophy of nature in literature.
Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802 -- Knowledge -- Botany.
Crabbe, George, 1754-1832 -- Knowledge -- Botany.
Clare, John, 1793-1864 -- Knowledge -- Botany.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 -- Knowledge -- Botany.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 -- Knowledge -- Botany.
Contents:
Introduction
Primroses at Dove Cottage and Down House
Erasmus Darwin's feeling for the organism
Crabbe's slimy mallows and suffocated clover
John Clare : bard of the wild flowers
Ruskin's flowers of evil
D. H. Lawrence, botanist
Poetry and photosynthesis.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:
9780521862363
0521862361
OCLC:
183264754
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