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Published by Folcroft Press in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English


  • Browning, Robert, -- 1812-1889.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1889 edition.

Statementby William John Alexander.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv p., 1 l., 212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19228731M

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15 rows  Although playwright and poet Robert Browning was slow to receive acclaim for his work, his . My Last Duchess Introduction Robert Browning published "My Last Duchess" in in a book of poems titled Dramatic Lyrics. As the title suggests, in these poems Browning experiments with form, combining some aspects of stage plays and some aspects of Romantic verse to create a new type of poetry for his own Victorian age.   An Introduction to the Study of Robert Browning's Poetry [Browning, Robert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An Introduction to the Study of Author: Robert Browning. Very few people will ever choose to wrestle with Browning's magnum opus, "The Ring and the Book," and that makes me very sad because it is an amazing poem. Hard work because Browning is chasing down the nuances of human thought in all of it's pithy, distracted, and often self-serving channels/5(12).

Among all female poets of the English-speaking world in the 19th century, none was held in higher critical esteem or was more admired for the independence and courage of her views than Elizabeth Barrett Browning. During the years of her marriage to Robert Browning, her literary reputation far surpassed that of her poet-husband; when visitors came to their home in Florence, she was invariably. English poet and playwright Robert Browning was a master of dramatic verse and is perhaps best known for his book long form blank poem 'The Ring and the Book.' Synopsis Robert Browning was a Died:   Robert Browning, (born May 7, , London—died Dec. 12, , Venice), major English poet of the Victorian age, noted for his mastery of dramatic monologue and psychological portraiture. His most noted work was The Ring and the Book (–69), the story of a Roman murder trial in 12 books.. Life. The son of a clerk in the Bank of England in London, Browning received only a . son, Robert 'Pen' Browning, and it was Elizabeth who, during this time, was most productive. After her death in , Browning returned to England with his son, where he achieved popular acclaim for his Dramatis Personae and The Ring and the Book. He spent the remainder of his life, excepting holidays in France, Scotland, ItalyFile Size: KB.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Alexander, William John, Introduction to the poetry of Robert Browning. Boston, Ginn and Co. []. The Poetry of Robert Browning, by Stopford Brooke (New York, ). Browning, Poet and Man, by E.L. Cary (New York, ). (An extensive bibliography, biographical and critical, is given in the Appendix to Sharp's Life of Browning; London, Walter Scott, ). Home Robert Browning: Poems E-Text: Introduction: Browning As Poet E-Text Robert Browning: Poems Introduction: Browning As Poet. The three generations of readers who have lived since Browning's first publication have seen as many attitudes taken toward one . on presenting Mr. Browning for the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws, J PREFACE. The purpose of the present volume is to afford some aid and guidance in the study of Robert Browning's Poetry, which, being the most complexly subjective of all English poetry, is, for that reason alone, the most difficult. And then the poet's favorite.