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Decadent Poetry from Wilde to Naidu


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Decadent Poetry from Wilde to Naidu - Rodensky, Lisa (Editor)
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The poems collected in this volume are exquisite and languorous expressions of a spirit of self-indulgence, eroticism and moral rebelliousness that emerged in the late Victorian age. They deal with eternal themes of transition, artifice and, above all, the cruel ravages of time - often depicting flowers, with their heady, perfumed beauty, as the embodiment of decay and desire. Decadent Poetry brings together the works of many fascinating writers - Oscar Wilde on tainted love and the torments of the human spirit, Arthur ...

Decadent Poetry from Wilde to Naidu 2007, Penguin Group, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140424133

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