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  • Byron book cover

    Byron

    By John D. Jump

    First published in 1972. John D. Jump, a leading authority on Byron and the Romantic period, here gives an account of Byron’s literary achievement in relation to the age of revolutions in which he lived and in relation to his own character and personal circumstances. Professor Jump focuses upon the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-05 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Lord Byron

  • Lord Byron's Marriage: The Evidence of Asterisks book cover

    Lord Byron's Marriage

    The Evidence of Asterisks

    By G. Wilson Knight

    First published in 1957. This title explores the brief marriage of Lord Byron and his wife Annabella Millbanke, and the scandal that surrounded their relationship. The exact reason for their separation and eventual divorce was never confirmed, but G. Wilson Knight uses Byron’s poetry, letters and…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Lord Byron

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    Byron's Don Juan

    By Bernard Beatty

    First published in 1985. What sort of poem is Don Juan, and how does it maintain its momentum through its long and often struggling narrative? These are the questions that Bernard Beatty proposes in this subtle and elegant discussion of Byron’s masterwork. The legend of Don Juan was entrenched in…

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  • Byron's Don Juan: A Critical Study book cover

    Byron's Don Juan

    A Critical Study

    By Elizabeth French Boyd

    When this book was published in 1945, interest in Byron’s poetry and appreciation of his titanic role in Romanticism had been steadily increasing. Of all his vast poetic production, Don Juan, the last and greatest of his major works, offers the highest rewards to the modern reader. It not only…

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    Browning

    By Roy E. Gridley

    First published in 1972. Browning was a keen observer and dramatic recorder of nineteenth-century European culture; his poetry reflects a wide range of intellectual, religious and artistic issues of his day. Roy E. Gridley shows here that during the six decades of Browning’s active writing career (…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

  • Robert Browning: A Collection of Critical Essays book cover

    Robert Browning

    A Collection of Critical Essays

    Edited by Philip Drew

    First published in 1966. This title complies a selection of critical articles by various authors on the poetry of Robert Browning. The editor has collected a number of important general studies of Browning’s mind and art by English and American critics, as well as studies on individual poems. This…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

  • Emily Dickinson: A Celebration for Readers book cover

    Emily Dickinson

    A Celebration for Readers

    Edited by Suzanne Juhasz, Cristanne Miller

    The focus of this title, first published in 1989, begins with Dickinson’s poems themselves and the ways in which we read them. There are three readings for each of the six poems under consideration that are both complementary and provocative. The selected poems show Dickinson speaking of herself in…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

  • At the Titan's Breakfast: Three Essays on Byron's Poetry book cover

    At the Titan's Breakfast

    Three Essays on Byron's Poetry

    By Robert Polito

    This title, first published in 1987, comprises of three essays which examine Lord Byron’s poetry. Some of Byron’s most famous poems are examined, including Don Juan and Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. This title will be of interest to students of literature.…

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  • Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning: A Creative Partnership book cover

    Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning

    A Creative Partnership

    By Mary Sanders Pollock

    First published in 2003, this book examines the creative partnership of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, and provides a critical analysis of the poems written by this famous couple during the 16 year period of their friendship, courtship and marriage. Even quite early in their relationship,…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

  • Questions of Authority: Italian and Australian Travel Narratives of the Long Nineteenth Century book cover

    Questions of Authority

    Italian and Australian Travel Narratives of the Long Nineteenth Century

    By Laura Olcelli

    Questions of Authority investigates Italian–Australian literary travel exchanges throughout the long nineteenth century. The 1800s witnessed major transformations in Australian overseas travel: it gradually evolved from a replica of the Continental Grand Tour of the British, to a more idiosyncratic…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
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    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Upanisads: A Complete Guide book cover

    The Upanisads

    A Complete Guide

    Edited by Signe Cohen

    The Upaniṣads are among the most sacred foundational scriptures in the Hindu religion. Written from 800 BCE onward and making up part of the larger Vedic corpus, they offer the reader ‘knowledge lessons’ on life, death, and immortality. While they are essential to understanding Hinduism and Asian…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
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  • Zoë Wicomb & the Translocal: Writing Scotland & South Africa book cover

    Zoë Wicomb & the Translocal

    Writing Scotland & South Africa

    Edited by Kai Easton, Derek Attridge

    This is the first book on the fiction of Zoë Wicomb, a writer long at the forefront of the South African canon and whose international stature was firmly secured with the award of an inaugural Windham Campbell prize at Yale in 2013. It brings together interdisciplinary essays from the UK, USA,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
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    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

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