Further Reading

(Poetry Criticism)


Campbell, Harry Modean. “Yeats's ‘Sailing to Byzantium.’” Modern Language Notes 70, no. 8 (December 1955): 585-89.

Discusses critical responses to Yeats's poem.

Corbett, David Peters. “T. Sturge Moore's ‘Do We or Do We Not, Know It?’ and the Writing of ‘Byzantium.’” In Yeats Annual No. 10, edited by Warwick Gould, pp. 241-49. London, England: The Macmillan Press Ltd., 1993.

Provides a historical context for the poem, focusing on Yeats's correspondence with T. Sturge Moore.

Daalder, Joost. “Some Possible Sources for ‘Sailing to Byzantium’: A Reconsideration.”...

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