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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens, Ohio .
Written in English



  • Italy,
  • Italy.


  • Browning, Robert, 1812-1889 -- Knowledge -- Italy,
  • Browning, Robert, 1812-1889 -- Homes and haunts -- Italy,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography,
  • British -- Italy -- History -- 19th century,
  • Poets, English -- Homes and haunts -- Italy,
  • English poetry -- Italian influences,
  • Italy -- Intellectual life -- 1789-1900,
  • Italy -- In literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJacob Korg.
LC ClassificationsPR4242.I82 K67 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 246 p. :
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3166103M
ISBN 100821407252
LC Control Number83008075

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: Browning's Italy (Studies in Browning Number 4) (): Clarke, Helen Archibald:  › Books › Literature & Fiction › History & Criticism. Browning and Italy. Request an Image. first edition by Korg, Jacob. Ohio University, First edition, first printing. Fine in fine dust jacket with a small chip to upper spine, in mylar cover. (Inventory #: Embry ) $ 00 add to cart Available from Hermitage Book Shop. Add to Wishlist; Ask a Browning's Italy. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller 7. Browning's Italy. A Study of Italian Life and Art in Browning. Clarke, Helen. Published by The Baker & Taylor Company, New York () Read this book on Questia. This paper has been prepared with the understanding that while much has been printed concerning a few individual art poems of Browning, such as Abt Vogler, Andrea del Sarto and Fra Lippo Lippi, no complete, systematic survey of the place of Italian art in Browning's text has appeared; and in the belief that such a survey might be worth ://

Another revolution has shaken Italy since the unity, a revolution which uprooted long-cherished ideals and habits of generations, turning an agricultural into an industrial people." Sordello " and "The Ring and the Book" suggest another. reason why Browning's fame is not as wide in Italy   The story of Robert Browning's courtship of Elizabeth Barrett, and their secret elopement to Italy in order to free her from her tyrannical, possessive father, still resonates with readers :// Four years later, The Ring and the Book, Browning's longest and most ambitious work, was published, and was both very popular and critically acclaimed. In his later years, Browning traveled often, returning to Italy for several visits with his son "Pen" (Robert Wiedemann Barrett Browning). This is another pretty little book from Everyman's Library Pocket Poets series. I love this series and have over a dozen books from it. This particular book includes: pages of Robert Browning's poems - pages of Elizabeth Barret Browning's poems (including the whole of Sonnets from the Portuguese and an excerpt from Aurora Leigh) - 50 pages of letters they wrote to each ://

Preview this book» What people are Browning's Italy: A Study of Italian Life and Art in Browning Helen Archibald Clarke Full view - Browning's Italy: A Study of Italian Life and Art in Browning ?id=sLlxak5cQFgC. The Chronology seeks to guide readers through this mass of material in three main sections: youth, contrasting early backgrounds and careers, and growing interest in each other's work to ; courtship, marriage, Italy, and work including Aurora Leigh and Men and Women (); Browning's later life of relentless socializing and prolific   What James had called "the Italy we felt and cherished in him" is clearly not the Italy of Barrett Browning (WWS, ), the politically convulsive Italy of the Risorgimento, and it is Browning's verse, far more than hers, that the novelist consis- tently cites in his criticism, letters, and travel essays to describe his own experiences of Robert Browning was a British poet and playwright whose mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made him one of the foremost Victorian poets. Browning began writing poetry at age These poems were eventually collected, but were later destroyed by Browning ://