W.B.Yeats: The Love Poems - Yeats, W. B., and Jeffares, A. Norman (Volume editor)

Nothing more accurately mirrors the changing tides of Yeats's life than do his love poems, from the youthful verses inspired by Maud Gonne to the "Testimony of Later Years" written beside the flooded lake at Coole. These verses chart his dreams and devotions, moods of ecstasy and despair, and moments of sensuality and disillusion. In his ...