Reading Victorian Poetry

Reading Victorian Poetry

Author(s): Richard Cronin

Published Online: 24 NOV 2011 01:50AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405193924

Online ISBN: 9781444354997

DOI: 10.1002/9781444354997

About this Book

Reading Victorian Poetry offers close readings of poems from the Victorian era by a  renowned scholar. The selection includes a range of canonical and lesser known writers

  • Skilfully conveys the breadth and diversity of nineteenth-century poetry
  • Offers an ideal balance of canonical and less well-known writers
  • Allows readers to explore the poetry of the Victorian era, through the eyes of one of the most renowned scholars in the field
  • Poets covered include Matthew Arnold,  Emily Brontë, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Robert Browning, Lewis Carroll, A. H. Clough, G. M. Hopkins, Edward Lear, Christina Rossetti, D. G. Rossetti, A. C. Swinburne, Arthur Symons, Alfred Tennyson, Oscar Wilde

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