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Cook, Albert S. (Albert Stanburrough) 1853-1927

Overview
Works: 235 works in 1,199 publications in 5 languages and 16,426 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Concordances  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Readers (Publications)  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Quotations  Essays  Textbooks 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Adapter, Speaker, Other, Creator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: DA30, 942
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Select translations from Old English poetry by Albert S Cook( Book )

47 editions published between 1902 and 2005 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christ of Cynewulf; a poem in three parts: The advent, the ascension, and the last judgment by Cynewulf( Book )

43 editions published between 1900 and 1982 in English and English, Old and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select translations from Old English prose by Albert S Cook( Book )

33 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judith, an old English epic fragment by Judith( Book )

64 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concordance to Beowulf by Albert S Cook( Book )

35 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and German and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Old English grammar by Eduard Sievers( Book )

49 editions published between 1885 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concordance to the English poems of Thomas Gray by Albert S Cook( Book )

33 editions published between 1908 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary Middle English reader by Albert S Cook( Book )

24 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and English, Middle and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>Includes the original Middle English text of <em>Sir Orfeo</em>.</p>
A first book in Old English; grammar, reader, notes, and vocabulary by Albert S Cook( Book )

52 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criticisms on Paradise lost by Joseph Addison( Book )

18 editions published between 1892 and 1980 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defence of poetry by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

22 editions published between 1890 and 1903 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Shelley's famous A€Defense of Poetry, €he lays out the role of the poet in the creation of poetry. To Shelley, €a poet is more than simply an artist; he is a visionary who has the ability to reveal the world's hidden truths, which most people do not see. Good poetry, then, is a mix of imagination and reason. All poems are crafted with some degree of reasoning from the poet, but it is the poet's imagination that truly gives the poem its power. As Shelley notes in the essay: "A poem is the very image of life exposed in its eternal truth." The imagination enables the poet to shape the world in a new and interesting way. Like Plato, Aristotle, Sir Philip Sidney and Ben Jonson before him, €Percy€Shelley€contributed a new understanding of the role of a poet and poetry in literature in his€A Defense of Poetry, €while at the same time outlining the facets of Romanticism
Biblical quotations in old English prose writers by Albert S Cook( Book )

50 editions published between 1895 and 1981 in 5 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The defense of poesy, otherwise known as An apology for poetry by Philip Sidney( Book )

9 editions published between 1890 and 1898 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical background of Chaucer's knight by Albert S Cook( Book )

13 editions published between 1916 and 1969 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive look at the 1960s, which had the Vietnam War, a sexual revolution, a feminist revolution, the Kennedy era, scientific advancements, exploding ghettos, freedom riders, and other important changes in music, art, literature, science, politics, and civil rights
The art of poetry : the poetical treatises of Horace, Vida, and Boileau by Albert S Cook( Book )

9 editions published between 1892 and 1926 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bible and English prose style : selections and comments by Albert S Cook( Book )

23 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry, with reference to Aristotle's Poetics by John Henry Newman( Book )

11 editions published between 1891 and 2016 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the English people by John Richard Green( Book )

14 editions published between 1899 and 1915 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's great classics.Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress
The dream of the rood : an old English poem attributed to Cynewulf by Albert S Cook( Book )

15 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains one of the oldest English poems, "The Dream of the Rood," which is an example of a dream poem or dream vision, a genre of poetry that was used extensively in Medieval literature. The stories are often allegorical and involve the narrator either falling asleep, €recounting or waking from a dream. In this poem, the narrator dreams that he has a conversation with€the cross on which Jesus was crucified
An answer to the question 'what is poetry?' including remarks on versification by Leigh Hunt( Book )

12 editions published between 1893 and 2007 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An answer to the question 'what is poetry?' including remarks on versification
Alternative Names
Albert Cook

Albert Stanburrough Cook Amerikaans taalkundige (1853-1927)

Albert Stanburrough Cook Professor of English

Cook, A. S.

Cook, Albert 1853-1927

Cook, Albert S.

Cook, Albert S. 1853-1927

Cook, Albert S. 1853-1927 Ed

Cook, Albert Stanburrough

Cook, Albert Stanburrough 1853-1927

Stanburrough Cook, Albert 1853-1927

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Criticisms on Paradise lostAn answer to the question 'what is poetry?' including remarks on versification