The Poetical Works of Robert Browning

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This fourth volume of the acclaimed Browning edition, produced under the general editorship of Ian Jack, contains the remainder of Bells and Pomegranates: Dramatic Romances and Lyrics, Luria, and A Soul's Tragedy, in addition to Christmas Eve and Easter Day, published first by Chapman and Hall in 1850. Each work in the current edition comprises a useful introduction, textual apparatus and explanatory annotations, and in this volume, corrections and additional matter pertaining to the first three volumes.
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"Excellent."--Times Literary Supplement

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198186717
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 3/28/2004
  • Series: Oxford English Texts Series
  • Pages: 432
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 5.60 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Stefan Hawlin is Lecturer in English, University of Buckingham Tim Burnett is Manuscript Librarian at the British Library (retired)

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Table of Contents

Textual Notes to Books IX-XII References and Abbreviations
The Ring and the Book, Books IX-XII
Introduction to Book IX Book IX: Juris Doctor Johannes-Baptista Bottinius Introduction to Book X Book X: The Pope Introduction to Book XI Book XI: Guido Introduction to Book XII Book XII: The Book and the Ring
Appendix A: The Cadaver Synod Appendix B: Yale Variants Appendix C: Compositors Afterword: The Truth Behind the Franceschini Murder Case, Michael Meredith and Simonetta Berbeglia

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