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The Cambridge Companion to Byron (Cambridge Companions to Literature)

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Publisher Comments:

Specially commissioned essays by leading scholars discuss Byron's work in several fascinating contexts: literary history, Byron's life and travels, publishing, politics, and his reception across Europe. Unique in its combination of breadth of coverage and detailed analysis of individual works, this Companion will be indispensable to students and teachers alike.

Synopsis:

Byron's life and work and the interactions between them have fascinated readers for two hundred years. In three sections devoted to the historical, textual and literary contexts of Byron's life and times, these essays by eminent Byron scholars provide a compelling picture of the diversity of Byron's writings.

Synopsis:

A wide-ranging introduction to Byron??'s life and works by a range of eminent Byron scholars.

About the Author

Drummond Bone is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Liverpool and co-editor of Romanticism.

Table of Contents

Chronology; Introduction Drummond Bone; Part I. Historical Contexts: 1. Byron's life and his biographers Paul Douglass; 2. Byron and the business of publishing Peter W. Graham; 3. Byron's politics Malcolm Kelsall; 4. Byron: gender and sexuality Andrew Elfenbein; Part II. Texts: 5. Heroism and history: Childe Harold I &II and the Tales Philip W. Martin; 6. Byron and the eastern Mediterranean: Childe Harold II and the 'Polemic of Ottoman Greece' Nigel Leask; 7. Childe Harold III and Manfred Alan Rawes; 8. Byron and the theatre Alan Richardson; 9. Childe Harold IV, Don Juan and Beppo Drummond Bone; 10. The Vision of Judgment and the Visions of 'Author' Susan Wolfson; 11. Byron's Prose Andrew Nicholson; Part III. Literary Contexts: 12. Byron's lyric poetry Jerome McGann; 13. Byron and Shakespeare Anne Barton; 14. Byron, postmodernism and intertextuality Jane Stabler; 15. Byron's European reception Peter Cochran; 16. Byron and the eighteeth century Bernard Beatty.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521786768
Editor:
Bone, J. Drummond
Editor:
Bone, Drummond
Editor:
Bone, J. Drummond
Editor:
Bone, Drummond
Author:
Bone, Drummond
Author:
Bone, J. Drummond
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge, U.K.
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Poets, English
Subject:
Byron, George Gordon Byron, --Baron, --1788-1
Subject:
Poets, English -- Biography.
Subject:
Byron, George Gordon Byron
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature
Series Volume:
no. 235
Publication Date:
20051031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
8.92x6.10x.80 in. 1.17 lbs.

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