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The Waste Land and Other Poems (Penguin Classics)

 
 
 
 
The Waste Land and Other Poems (Penguin Classics)
Author: T. S. Eliot
ISBN 13: 9780142437315
ISBN 10: 14243731
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 2003-02-25
Format: Paperback
Pages: 144
List Price: $11.00
 
 

Representing the essential T. S. Eliot, these 25 works include the title poem plus the complete Prufrock ("The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," "Portrait of a Lady," others) and the complete Poems.

Library Journal

Written when Eliot was working as a bank clerk and heavily edited by his friend Ezra Pound, 1922's The Waste Land could probably take the prize as the most important English-language poem of the 20th century. This 75th-anniversary edition includes the full text plus notes and an afterword by scholar/editor Christopher Ricks.