Synopses & Reviews
Excerpts from real love letters, poems from Poe and Byron, and passages from such savvy writers on love as Jane Austen and Gustave Flaubert will provide many moments of reflection on love's pleasures "To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides." David Viscott
Romantics everywhere will be charmed by this delightful collection of poetry and prose dedicated to the most inspirational subject: love. Some of the greatest writers, from Christina Rossetti to W. B. Yeats, share their thoughts on romance, passion, and friendship, celebrating love in all its forms.
"Nicely done." —Bookseller
About the Author
Isobel Carlson is the author of A Miscellany of Garden Wisdom, Ooh La La! How to Be Infuriatingly French, and Words from the Garden.