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Walter de la Mare and "The traveller"

Vita Sackville-West

Walter de la Mare and "The traveller"

Warton lecture on English poetry, British Academy, 1953.

by Vita Sackville-West

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • De la Mare, Walter, -- 1873-1956.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWarton lectures on English poetry -- 44
    ContributionsBritish Academy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp.23-36
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13672292M

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    THE NOCTURNAL TRAVELLER: WALTER DE LA MARE Winged Chariot and Other Poems, by Walter de la Mare. Viking. $ THROUGH A TURNin circumstances which do not concern the subject of this paper, I have had the good fortune of re reading the prose, the verse, the poetry of Walter de la Mare in the British Isles. Even as I write, the atmosphere. Walter de la Mare () - pen name Walter Ramal. British novelist and poet, loosely connected with the literary tradition of Wordsworth and Coleridge. De la Mare's reputation as a poet was established by the volume The Listeners and Other Poems (). Vita Sackville-West once called him a "poet of dusk".

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Walter de la Mare and "The traveller" by Vita Sackville-West Download PDF EPUB FB2

Walter de la Mare, born on Ap in London, is considered one of modern literature’s chief exemplars of the romantic imagination. His complete works form a sustained treatment of romantic themes: dreams, death, rare states of mind and emotion, fantasy worlds of childhood.

The traveller, Hardcover – January 1, by Walter De la Mare (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Walter De la Mare.

Walter John de la Mare OM CH (/ ˈ d ɛ l ə ˌ m ɛər /; 25 April – 22 June ) was an English poet, short story writer, and novelist. He is probably best remembered for his works for children, for his poem "The Listeners", and for a highly acclaimed selection of subtle psychological horror stories, amongst them "Seaton's Aunt" and "All Hallows".

Inhis novel Memoirs of Born: Walter John de la Mare, 25 April. Walter de la Mare [] is one of England's greatest poets and a famous writer especially for children. Probably best known for his poem 'The Listeners' pub and his collection 'Peacock Pie' pub Sir Walter de la Mare was Walter de la Mare and The traveller book at Charlton, Kent, in the south of England, of well-to-do parents.

The Traveller. De la Mare, Walter. Published by Faber and Faber limited (). Walter de la Mare published "The Listeners" inas the title poem of his second collection of poetry. It remains one of his most famous pieces of writing, and reflects the author's fascination with mystery and the supernatural.

The poem tells the story of an unnamed Traveller. By Walter De La Mare ‘Is there anybody there?’ said the Traveller, Knocking on the moonlit door; And his horse in the silence champed the grasses Of the forest’s ferny floor: And a bird flew up out of the turret, Above the Traveller’s head: And he smote upon the door again a second time; /5.

Walter de la Mare The Listeners ‘IS there anybody there?’ said the Traveller, Knocking on the moonlit door; And his horse in the silence champ’d the grasses Of the forest’s ferny floor: And a bird flew up out of the turret, Above the Traveller’s head: And he smote upon the door again a second time; ‘Is there anybody there?’ he said.

I got a work to offer any poem of Walter de la mare in the assembly and this was the best Reply Rhiannon (3/18/ PM) I would prefer to hear it read by a person than a robot. There is a great deal of ambiguity in Walter de la Mare 's poem, " The Listeners." However, a close reading of the poem, and the ending in particular, can.

Walter de la Mare, born on Ap in London, is considered one of modern literature’s chief exemplars of the romantic imagination.

His complete works form a sustained treatment of romantic themes: dreams, death, rare states of mind and emotion, fantasy worlds of childhood, and the pursuit of the a youth he attended St.

Paul’s Cathedral School, and. Walter John de la Mare was an English poet, short story writer and novelist, probably best remembered for his works for children and The Listeners. He was descended from a family of French Huguenots, and was educated at St Paul's School.

His first book, Songs of Childhood, was published under the name Walter/5. Why is Walter de La Mare’s poem called “The Listeners” instead of the “The Traveller?” 2 educator answers Describe the house and its surroundings in the poem "The Listeners.".

Sir Walter de la Mare was born in Charlton, Kent, in the south of England, of well-to-do parents. His father, James Edward Delamaere, was an official of the Bank of England.

His mother, Lucy Sophia (Browning) Delamare, was related to the poet Robert Browning. WALTER DE LA MARE AND THE TRAVELLER. by SACKVILLE-WEST, V Edition: First edition, offprint Book condition: Faint crease at tip of one corner, else a fine copy.

Book Description. SACKVILLE-WEST, V. WALTER DE LA MARE AND THE TRAVELLER. Warton Lecture on English Poetry. British Academy, From the Pro. The Listeners study guide contains a biography of Walter de la Mare, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

Just as we’re told nothing about who the Traveler or the Listeners are, de la Mare leaves this promise referenced by the Traveler a mystery. The Traveler then mounts his horse and leaves; the speaker describes the Listeners hearing the sounds of the hoofs of the Traveler’s horse fade, and the scene lapses back into complete silence.

The Traveller (Signed) [Walter De La Mare] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Walter de la Mare, British poet and novelist with an unusual power to evoke the ghostly, evanescent moments in life.

De la Mare was educated at St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir School in London, and from to he worked in the London office of the Anglo-American Oil Company. Fromhowever. Walter de la Mare [] is one of England's greatest poets and a famous writer especially for children. Probably best known for his poem 'The Listeners' pub and his collection 'Peacock Pie' pub.

‘The Listeners’ by Walter de la Mare describes the actions of a Traveller who knocks on at the door of a seemingly deserted home at night. The poem begins with the speaker designing the Traveller and his horse. They are at the door of a house on which the Traveller is knocking.Mare, Walter de la and Quayle, Thomas (Editors).

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