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Nocturne of remembered spring and other poems. by Conrad Aiken

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Published by The Four Seas co. in Boston .
Written in English


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Second edition.

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Pagination70 p.
Number of Pages70
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Open LibraryOL14143206M

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Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it * 0. 1 Star Nocturne of remembered spring, and other poems. by Conrad Aiken. Thanks for Sharing! You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. 1. Nocturne Of Remembered Spring. I. Moonlight silvers the tops of trees, Moonlight whitens the lilac shadowed wall And through the evening fall, Clearly, as if through enchanted seas, Footsteps passing, an infinite distance away, In another world and another day. This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online. Nocturne of Remembered Spring, and Other Poems Author. Nocturne of Remembered Spring by: Conrad Aiken () I Moonlight silvers the ghostly tops of trees, Moonlight whitens the lilac-shadowed wall; And through the soft-starred evening fall, Clearly, as if through enchanted seas, Footsteps passing, an infinite distance away.

Written at the height of the Great War, the poems of this volume are suffused with a sense of melancholy and tragedy. Some of the poems (such as " The Trenches") speak directly of war-time scenes and images, but even those which don't do so are permeated with a . Nocturne Of Remembered Spring by Conrad Aiken - I. Moonlight silvers the tops of trees, Moonlight whitens the lilac shadowed wall And through the evening fall, C. And eternal spring returns once more, Bringing a ghost of lovelier springs remembered, You will remember me. VI. Yet when we meet we seem in silence to say, Pretending serene forgetfulness of our youth, "Do you remember but then why should you remember! Do you remember a certain day, Or evening rather, spring evening long ago. Nocturne Of Remembered Spring. by Conrad Aiken. I. Moonlight silvers the tops of trees, Moonlight whitens the lilac shadowed wall And through the evening fall, Clearly, as if through enchanted seas, Footsteps passing, an infinite distance away, In another world and another day.

Genre/Form: Book: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Aiken, Conrad, Nocturne of remembered spring, and other poems. London: M. Secker, The Early Poetry of Conrad Aiken: Nocturne of Remembered Spring. By: In this book, Aiken explores this theme in full, especially in the final long poem, "Dust in Starlight", which also forms Part III of his trilogy, Earth Triumphant. However, that story is not the only concern in this collection. He also provides us with a stunningly dry. Nocturne of Remembered Spring, and Other Poems Conrad AIKEN ( - ) Written at the height of the Great War, the poems of this volume are suffused with a sense of melancholy and tragedy. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Aiken, Conrad, Nocturne of remembered spring. Boston, The Four Seas co.,