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Browning: Selected Poems (Longman Annotated English Poets) by Robert Browning

By Robert Browning

Robert Browning (1812 – 1889) used to be one of many defining figures of the Victorian age. well-known in his lifetime for his elopement and marriage to Elizabeth Barratt, his serious acceptance grew progressively within the years following her early loss of life. Browning’s mastery of dramatic verse used to be obvious all through his profession, from such chillingly unforgettable monologues as ‘My final Duchess’ and ‘Porphyria’ to the mature paintings incorporated in his assortment Dramatis Personae. this feature, selected through major students, finds the innovation, complexity and profound mental perception that experience ensured Browning’s enduring popularity and his carrying on with entice readers today.

Browning: chosen Poems effects from a totally clean appraisal of the canon, textual content and context of the writer’s paintings. The poems are offered within the order in their composition and within the textual content within which they have been first released, giving a different perception into the advance of Browning’s artwork. An advent and chronology supply valuable heritage fabric, while annotations and headnotes offer info of composition, book, resources and modern reception. This authoritative but available choice may still develop into the 1st element of reference for student, pupil and normal reader alike.

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