The Late Lord Byron

The Late Lord Byron

by Doris Langley Moore


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781935554486
Publisher: Melville House Publishing
Publication date: 07/19/2011
Series: Neversink Series
Pages: 544
Sales rank: 672,855
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

As a scholar of Lord George Gordon Byron, DORIS LANGLEY MOORE (1902–1989) wrote four additional books: The Great Byron Adventure, Lord Byron, Lord Byron: Accounts Rendered, and a biog-raphy of the poet’s daughter, Ada, Countess of Lovelace.

Table of Contents

Prologue 9

I The Burning of the Memoirs 12

II Biographers-The First Battle 57

III Further Ordeal by Biography 94

IV Widow, Sister, and Fortune 128

V Discords from Greece 168

VI Trials of an Executor 195

VII The Blackmail Canard 224

VIII Thomas Moore versus Several Antagonists 262

IX Lady Byron's 'Remarks' 303

X Trouble from Two Scotsmen 338

XI An Imaginative Frenchman 372

XII The Cost of a Journey 396

XIII 'Lord Byron's Jackal' 430

XIV Two Countesses 448

XV 'Implora Pace' 487

Miniature Biography 513

Some Leading Characters 521

Printed Sources Consulted 525

Index 534

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