The Poetical Works of Robert Browning - The Ring and the Book

The Poetical Works of Robert Browning - The Ring and the Book

by Robert Browning
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198186479

ISBN-13: 9780198186472

Pub. Date: 04/28/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Volume VIII of the Poetical Works of Browning is the second of three volumes of Browning's masterpiece, The Ring and the Book. The commentary, at the bottom of each page, elucidates Browning's creative and sometimes challenging use of language with reference to his correspondence, his historical sources, and his own rich experience of Italy. Previously unidentified

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Volume VIII of the Poetical Works of Browning is the second of three volumes of Browning's masterpiece, The Ring and the Book. The commentary, at the bottom of each page, elucidates Browning's creative and sometimes challenging use of language with reference to his correspondence, his historical sources, and his own rich experience of Italy. Previously unidentified allusions are fully explained, and a newly discovered source from a seventeenth-century Italian chronicle is presented for the first time, allowing further insight into Browning's engagement with history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198186472
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Series:
Oxford English Texts Series
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

Textual Note to Books V-VIII
References and Abbreviations
The Ring And The Book, Books V-VIII Introduction to Book V
Book V: Count Guido Franceschini
Introduction to Book VI
Book VI: Giuseppe Caponsacchi
Introduction to Book VII
Book VII: Pompilia
Introduction to Book VIII
Book VIII: Dominus Hyacinthus de Archangelis
A. Appendices Molinism
B. Caponsacchi's Ancestry
C. The Torture of the Vigil
D. Yale Variants
E. Compositors

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