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Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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This biography of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, written with reference to Browning correspondence only recently available, argues that the poet was a strong and determined woman largely responsible for her own incarceration in Wimpole Street.;The author traces her life from her early childhood and adolescence and explores her marriage. She draws a picture of early Victorian family life and aims to show that Elizabeth was a considerable and dedicated poet, self-willed, witty and courageous.;Forster has also edited the companion volume "Selected Poems" of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and is author of several other biographies.

Item details

Author(s):
Forster Margaret
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0701130180
ISBN-13:
9780701130183
Number of pages:
394
Publisher:
Chatto & Windus

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This biography of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, written with reference to Browning correspondence only recently available, argues that the poet was a strong and determined woman largely responsible for her own incarceration in Wimpole Street.;The author traces her life from her early childhood and adolescence and explores her marriage. She draws a picture of early Victorian family life and aims to show that Elizabeth was a considerable and dedicated poet, self-willed, witty and courageous.;Forster has also edited the companion volume "Selected Poems" of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and is author of several other biographies.

Author(s):
Forster Margaret
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0701130180
ISBN-13:
9780701130183
Number of pages:
394
Publisher:
Chatto & Windus

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