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Author Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939.

Title The collected poems of W.B. Yeats.

Imprint New York : Macmillan, c1956.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    821 YEA    Available
Edition Definitive ed., with the author's final revisions.
Description xv, 480 p. : port. ; 22 cm.
Note Includes indexes.
Contents Lyrical: Crossways (1889) ; The rose (1893) ; The wind among the reeds (1899) ; In the seven woods (1904) ; From The green helmet and other poems (1910) ; Responsibilities (1914) ; The wild swans of Coole (1919) ; Michael Robartes and the dancer (1921) ; The tower (1928) ; The winding stair and other poems (1933) ; Words for music perhaps ; A woman young and old ; From A full moon in March (1935) ; Last poems (1936-1939) -- Narrative and dramatic.
The song of the happy shepherd -- The sad shepherd -- The cloak, the boat, and the shoes -- Anashuya and Vijaya -- The Indian upon God -- The Indian to his love -- The falling of the leaves -- Ephemera -- The madness of King Goll -- The stolen child -- To an isle in the water -- Down by the Salley Gardens -- The meditation of the old fisherman -- The ballad of Father O'Hart -- The ballad of Moll Magee -- The ballad of the foxhunter -- To the rose upon the rood of time -- Fergus and the druid -- Cuchulain's fight with the sea -- The rose of the world -- The rose of peace -- The rose of battle -- A faery song -- The lake isle of Innisfree -- A cradle song -- The pity of love -- The sorrow of love -- When you are old -- The white birds -- A dream of death -- The Countess Cathleen in paradise -- Who goes with Fergus? -- The man who dreamed of faeryland -- The dedication to a book of stories selected from the Irish novelist -- The lamentation of the old pensioner -- The ballad of Father Gilligan -- The two trees -- To some I have talked with by the fire -- To Ireland in the coming times -- To hosting of the Sidhe -- The everlasting voices -- The moods -- The lover tells of the rose in his heart -- The host of the air -- The fish -- The unappeasable host -- Into the twilight -- The song of wandering Aengus -- The song of the old mother -- The heart of the woman -- The lover mourns for the loss of love -- He mourns for the change that has come upon him ... -- He bids his beloved be at peace -- He reproves the curlew -- He remembers forgotten beauty -- A pot to his beloved -- He gives his beloved certain rhymes -- To his heart, bidding it have no fear -- The cap and bells -- The valley of the black pig -- The lover asks forgiveness because of his many moods -- He tells of a valley full of lovers -- He tells of the perfect beauty -- He hears the cry of the sedge -- He thinks of those who have spoken evil of his beloved -- The blessed -- The secret rose -- Maid quiet -- The travail of passion -- The lover pleads with his friend for old friends -- The lover speaks to the hearers of his songs in coming days -- The poet pleads with the elemental powers -- He wishes his beloved were dead -- He wishes for the cloths of heaven -- He thinks of his past greatness when a part of the constellations of heaven -- The fiddler of dooney -- In the seven woods -- The arrow -- The folly of being comforted -- Old memory -- Never give all the heart -- The withering of the boughs -- Adam's curse -- Red Hanrahan's song about Ireland -- The old men admiring themselves in the water -- Under the moon -- The ragged wood -- O do not love too long -- The players ask for a blessing on the psalteries and on themselves -- The happy townland -- His dream -- A woman Homer sung -- Words -- No second Troy -- Reconciliation -- King and no King -- Peace -- Against unworthy praise -- The fascination of what's difficult -- A drinking song -- The coming of wisdom with time -- On hearing that the students of our new university ... -- To a poet, who would have me praise certain bad poets ... -- The mask.
Upon a house shaken by the land agitation -- At the Abbey theatre -- These are the clouds -- At Galway races -- A friend's illness -- All things can tempt me -- Brown penny -- Pardon, old fathers -- The grey rock -- To a wealthy man who promised ... -- September 1913 -- To a friend whose work has come to nothing -- Paudeen -- To a shade -- When Helen lived -- On those that hated the 'Playboy of the western world' 1907 -- The three beggars -- The three hermits -- Beggar to beggar cried -- Running to paradise -- The hour before dawn -- A song from 'The Player Queen' -- The realists -- The mountain tomb -- A memory of youth -- Fallen majesty -- Friends -- The cold heaven -- That the night come -- An appointment -- The magi -- The dolls -- A coat -- While I, from that reed-throated whisperer -- The wild swans at Coole -- In memory of Major Robert Gregory -- An Irish airman foresees his death -- Men improve with the years -- The collar-bone of a hare -- Under the round tower -- Solomon to Sheba -- The living beauty -- A song -- To a young beauty -- To a young girl -- The scholars -- Tom O'Roughley -- Shepherd and goatherd -- Lines written in dejection -- The dawn -- On woman -- The fisherman -- The hawk -- Memory -- Her praise -- The people -- His pheonix -- A thought from Propertius -- Broken dreams -- A deep-sworn vow -- Presences -- The balloon of the mind -- To a squirrel at Kyle-na-no -- On being asked for a war poem -- In memory of Alfred Pollexfen -- Upon a dying lady -- Ego dominus tuus -- A prayer on going into my house -- The phases of the moon -- The cat and the moon -- The saint and the hunchback -- Two songs of a fool -- Another song of a fool -- The double vision of Michael Robertes -- Michael Robartes and the dancer -- Solomon and the witch -- An image from a past life -- Under Saturn -- Easter 1916 -- Sixteen dead men -- The rose tree -- On a political prisoner -- The leaders of the crowd -- Towards break of day -- Demon and beast -- The second coming -- A prayer for my daughter -- A meditation in time of war -- To be carved on a stone at Thoor Ballylee -- Sailing to Byzantium -- The tower -- Meditations in time of civil war -- Nineteen hundred and nineteen -- The wheel -- Youth and age -- The new faces -- A prayer for my son -- Two songs from a play -- Fragments -- Leda and the swan -- On a picture of a black centaur by Edmund Dulac -- Among school children -- Colonus' praise -- Wisdom -- The hero, the girl, and the fool -- Owen Aherne and his dancers -- A man young and old -- The three monuments -- All soul's night -- In memory of Eva Gore-Booth and Con Markiewicz -- Death -- A dialogue of self and soul -- Blood and the moon -- Oil and blood -- Veronica's napkin -- Symbols -- Spilt mild -- The nineteenth century and after -- Statistics -- Three movements -- The seven sages -- The crazed moon -- Coole park, 1929 -- Coole park and Ballylee, 1931 -- For Anne Gregory -- Swift's epitaph -- At Algeciras.. a meditation upon death -- The choice -- Mohini Chatterjee -- Byzantium -- The Mother of God -- Vacillation -- Quarrel in old age -- The results of thought -- Gratitude to the unknown instructors -- Remorse for intemperate speech -- Stream and sun at Glendalough -- Crazy Jane and the Bishop -- Crazy Jane reproved -- Crazy Jane on the day of judgment -- Crazy Jane and Jack the journeyman -- Crazy Jane on God -- Crazy Jane talks with the Bishop -- Crazy Jane grown old looks at the dancers -- Girl's song -- Young man's song -- Her anxiety -- His confidence -- Love's loneliness -- Her dream -- His bargain -- Three things -- Lullaby -- After long silence -- Mad as the mist and snow -- Those dancing days are gone -- I am of Ireland -- The dancer at Cruachan and Cro-Patrick -- Tom the lunatic -- Tom at Cruachan -- Old Tom again -- The delphic oracle upon Plotinus -- Father and child -- Before the world was made -- A first confession -- Her triumph -- Consulation -- Chosen -- Parting -- Her vision in the wood -- A last confession -- Meeting -- From the 'Antigone' -- Parnell's funeral -- Three songs to the same tune -- Alternative song for the severed head in 'The King of the great clock tower' -- Two songs rewritten for the tune's sake -- A prayer for old age -- Church and state -- Supernatural songs -- The gyres -- Lapis Lazuli -- Imitated from the Japanese -- Sweet daner -- The three bushes -- The lady's first song -- The lady's second song -- The lady's third song -- The lover's song -- The chambermaid's first song -- The chambermaid's second song -- An acre of grass -- What then? -- Beautiful lofty things -- A crazed girl -- To Dorothy Wellesley -- The curse of Cromwell -- Roger Casement -- The ghost of Roger Casement -- The O'Rahilly -- Come gather round me, Parnellites -- The wild old wicked man -- The great day -- Parnell -- What was lost -- The spur -- A drunken man's praise of sobriety -- The pilgrim -- Colonel Martin -- A model for the laureate -- The old stone cross -- The spirit medium -- Those images -- The municipal gallery revisited -- Are you content? -- Three songs to the one burden -- In Tara's halls -- The statues -- News for the Delphic oracle -- Three marching songs -- Long-legged fly -- A bronze head -- A stick of incense -- John Kinsella's lament for Mrs. Mary Moore -- Hound voice -- High talk -- The apparitions -- A nativity -- Why should not old men be mad? -- The statesman's holiday -- Crazy Jane on the mountain -- The circus animal's desertion -- Politics -- The man and the echo -- Cuchulain comforted -- The black tower -- Under Ben Bulben -- The wanderings of Oisin -- The old age of Queen Maeve -- Baile and Aillinn -- The shadowy waters -- The two kings -- The gift of Harun Al-Rashid.
Summary This collection of the lyrical, narrative and dramatic poetry published by Yeats from 1889 to 1939 incorporates his own final revisions and is indexed by titles and first lines.
Subject Ireland -- Poetry.
Added Title Poems

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