William Butler Yeats ( 13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939) was an Irish poet and dramatist, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A ...
William Butler Yeats ( 13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939) was an Irish poet and dramatist, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years Yeats served as an Irish Senator for two terms. He was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival, and along with Lady Gregory and Edward Martyn founded the Abbey Theatre, serving as its chief during its early years. In 1923 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for what the Nobel Committee described as "inspired poetry, which in a highly artistic form gives expression to the spirit of a whole nation." He was the first Irishman so honored. Yeats is generally considered one of the few writers who completed their greatest works after being awarded the Nobel Prize; such works include The Tower (1928) and The Winding Stair and Other Poems (1929). William Butler Yeats Books provides the works of William Butler Yeats as listed below: A Prayer For My Daughter Aedh Wishes For The Clothes Of Heaven Against Unworthy Praise Baile And Aillinn Broken Dreams Easter, 1916 Four Years He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven Her Praise In the Seven Woods King And No King Lapis Lazuli Leda And The Swan No Second Troy O Do Not Love Too Long Of Costello the Proud Out of the Rose Politics Rosa Alchemica Sailing to Byzantium Stories of Red Hanrahan Swift's Epitaph Synge And The Ireland Of His Time The Arrow The Black Tower The Celtic Twilight The Countess Cathleen The Crucifixion Of The Outcast The Curse of the Fires and of the Shadows The Dolls The Everlasting Voices The Fish The Harp of Aengus The Heart of the Spring The Host Of The Air The Hosting Of The Sidhe The Hour Glass The Lake Isle Of Innisfree The Land Of Heart's Desire The Lover Tells Of The Rose In His Heart The Mask The Moods The Old Age Of Queen Maeve The Old Men of the Twilight The Rose Tree The Second Coming The Secret Rose The Seven Sages The Shadowy Waters The Song of the Happy Shepherd The Stolen Child The Three Beggars The Tower The Two Trees The Wheel The Wild Swans At Coole The Wisdom Of The King To A Young Beauty To A Young Girl To The Rose Upon The Rood Of Time Towards Break Of Day What Was Lost When You Are Old Where There is Nothing, There is God Powerful reader is also provided. You can adjust the size and color of the font as well as the background color. Night reading mode (dark mode) and highlight mode are also provided to make it suitable for reading at nights or when it is dark. When turning pages, the only thing you need to do is to simply slide your fingers. The page you were last reading will be automatically recorded and a bookmark can be inserted to anywhere you like. Also, you can write reading notes regarding to certain contents. In addition, an English dictionary is attached to the book for your word query at any time.
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