Byron (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): English Men of Letters Series

Byron (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): English Men of Letters Series

by John Nichol
     
 

This 1880 English Men of Letters volume focuses on the rock star of Romanticism.  "Byron's life was passed under the fierce light that beats upon an intellectual throne," writes Nichol.  "He succeeded in making himself—what he wished to be—the most notorious personality in the world of letters of our century."

Overview


This 1880 English Men of Letters volume focuses on the rock star of Romanticism.  "Byron's life was passed under the fierce light that beats upon an intellectual throne," writes Nichol.  "He succeeded in making himself—what he wished to be—the most notorious personality in the world of letters of our century."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411439108
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
02/15/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
212
File size:
407 KB

Meet the Author

John Nichol (1833-1894) was a Scottish educator, critic, poet, and playwright. His dramas and poetry stand outshone by his notable contributions to the English Men of Letters series and his critical biography of the poet Robert Burns (1882). His American Literature: An Historical Review, 1620-1880 (1882) was a groundbreaking work.

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