This text contains a collection of poetry written by Alfred Noyes and first published in 1922. The poems revolve around number of great scientific minds whose contributions to human endeavor are more than remarkable and, in the author's mind, of great poetic value. A wonderful compendium of poesy sure to appeal to lovers of poetry and interested the furtherance of humanity brought about by these most influential of men, this anthology is well deserving of a place atop any bookshelf and constitutes a must-read for fans of Noyes seminal work. The poems included herein are: Prologue, Copernicus, Tycho, Brahe, Kepler, Galileo, Newton, William Herschel Conducts, Sir John Herschel Remembers, and Epilogue. Alfred Noyes (1880- 1958) was an English poet, composer of short stories, and playwright, most remembered for his ballads: "The Highwayman" and "The Barrel-Organ". We are proud to republish this antique book now complete with a new prefatory biography of Alfred Noyes.
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|Size: ||1.1 MB|
|Publisher: ||Butler Press|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||9781473395466 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|