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Aurora Leigh: Authoritative Text, Backgrounds, and Contexts, Criticism (Norton Critical Edition)

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Publisher Comments:

'The text is accompanied by both explanatory annotations and textual notes.

\"Backgrounds and Contexts\" includes thirty letters or letter excerpts by Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Robert Browning that trace Aurora Leigh\"s inception, evolution, and publication.

Seven contemporary documents\'\"on the \"woman question,\" prostitution, socialism, and poetic theory\'\"place the text historically.

\"Criticism\" collects twenty-five assessments of Aurora Leigh from the period 1899\'\"1993.

A wide range of opinion is provided by George Eliot, Virginia Woolf, Ellen Moers, Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar, Angela Leighton, Deirdre David, Dorothy Mermin, and Margaret Reynolds, among others.

A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are also included.'

Synopsis:

This Norton Critical Edition of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's 1856 verse-novel is based on Margaret Reynolds' variorum edition, which the British Academy awarded the 1993 Rose Mary Crawshay Prize and which is reprinted here by special arrangement with the Ohio University Press.

Synopsis:

The text is accompanied by both explanatory annotations and textual notes. "Backgrounds and Contexts" includes thirty letters or letter excerpts by Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Robert Browning that trace Aurora Leigh's inception, evolution, and publication. Seven contemporary documents--on the "woman question," prostitution, socialism, and poetic theory--place the text historically. "Criticism" collects twenty-five assessments of Aurora Leigh from the period 1899-1993. A wide range of opinion is provided by George Eliot, Virginia Woolf, Ellen Moers, Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar, Angela Leighton, Deirdre David, Dorothy Mermin, and Margaret Reynolds, among others. A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are also included.

About the Author

Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) was one of the most prominent poets of the Victorian era. Her poetry was widely popular in both England and the United States during her lifetime.Margaret Reynolds is Lecturer in English at the University of Birmingham.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393962987
Editor:
Reynolds, Margaret
Author:
Reynolds, Margaret
Author:
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Subject:
Browning, elizabeth barrett, 1806-1861
Subject:
Anthologies-United Kingdom Poetry
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 563-565.
Series:
Norton Critical Edition
Series Volume:
140
Publication Date:
19951131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
584
Dimensions:
8.4 x 5.1 x 1.2 in 1.18 lb

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"Synopsis" by , This Norton Critical Edition of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's 1856 verse-novel is based on Margaret Reynolds' variorum edition, which the British Academy awarded the 1993 Rose Mary Crawshay Prize and which is reprinted here by special arrangement with the Ohio University Press.
"Synopsis" by , The text is accompanied by both explanatory annotations and textual notes. "Backgrounds and Contexts" includes thirty letters or letter excerpts by Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Robert Browning that trace Aurora Leigh's inception, evolution, and publication. Seven contemporary documents--on the "woman question," prostitution, socialism, and poetic theory--place the text historically. "Criticism" collects twenty-five assessments of Aurora Leigh from the period 1899-1993. A wide range of opinion is provided by George Eliot, Virginia Woolf, Ellen Moers, Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar, Angela Leighton, Deirdre David, Dorothy Mermin, and Margaret Reynolds, among others. A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are also included.
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