Eliot particularly praised the metaphysical poets' ability to show experience as both psychological and sensual, while at the same time infusing this portrayal with—in Eliot's view—wit and uniqueness. Nobel Prize. 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T. S. … ), The following is a list of plays by T. S. Eliot arranged chronologically by first edition. "[2], Although Eliot's poetry is not as influential as it once was, notable literary scholars, like Harold Bloom[100] and Stephen Greenblatt,[101] still acknowledge that Eliot's poetry is central to the literary English canon. He lived in St. Louis during the first eighteen years of his life and attended Harvard University. He first visited Marburg, Germany, where he planned to take a summer programme, but when the First World War broke out he went to Oxford instead. From the Sanskrit ending of The Waste Land to the "What Krishna meant" section of Four Quartets shows how much Indic religions and more specifically Hinduism made up his philosophical basic for his thought process. [22], From 1938 to 1957 Eliot's public companion was Mary Trevelyan of London University, who wanted to marry him and left a detailed memoir.[45][46][47]. Cleo McNelly Kearns notes in her biography that Eliot was deeply influenced by Indic traditions, notably the Upanishads. After Eliot's death, the book was adapted as the basis of the musical Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber, first produced in London's West End in 1981 and opening on Broadway the following year.[76]. T.S. In 1925, he collected The Waste Land and the poems in Prufrock and Poems into one volume and added The Hollow Men to form Poems: 1909–1925. Eliot. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The “Harvard Advocate” Poems(1907-1910) Prufrock and Other Observations (1917) Poems(1920) The Waste Land, 1922: the full authorised text, with notes The Waste Land: the manuscript, with Ezra Pound’s annotations TS Eliot on The Waste Land– comments on the poem by Eliot himself –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– [Note 1] Some of Eliot's poems were first published in booklet or pamphlet format (such as his Ariel poems. 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