Espionage; Selected Poetry; Tesserae. Jeremy Taylor Holy Dying. John of the Cross Poems.
Published in 1994, Harold Bloom s The Western Canon could barely suppress its nostalgia for a time when the English department was the jewel in the crown of the humanities.
On Monday I introduced Harold Bloom s 1994 bestseller, The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages.
The Western Canon by Harold Bloom.
Symbolism in Master Harold...And the boys,
"I have included some Sanskrit works, scriptures and fundamental literary texts, because of their influence on the Western canon. Hazlitt, William, Essays and Criticism. Ancient India (Sanskrit mahabharata, bhagavad-Gita, ramayana, the Ancient Greeks. The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. Merce Rodoreda The Time of the Doves. Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Sublime and Beautiful; Reflections on the Revolution in France Oliver Goldsmith, The Vicar of Wakefield; She Stoops to Conquer; The Traveller; The Deserted Village. Osip Mandelshtam Selected Poems,. Lawrence, Tim; Guttridge, Peter.
Harold Blooms Canon