Taking an original approach to Robert Browning's poetics, Martens analyses his work in relation to Romanticism and an evolving Victorian poetic culture. She goes beyond reductive interpretations of Browning as a self-effacing poet to reveal a highly self-conscious, self-dramatising and conflicted engagement with the Romantic tradition. Martens' Browning is a poet of complex contradictions and an illuminating case study in voice, authorial authority and self-reference.... slips a stage or two While reading prose in that tough book he wrote (Collating and emendating the same And settling on ... Then, who helps more, pray, to repair our loss a Another Boahme with a tougher book Or some stout Mage like himanbsp;...
|Title||:||Browning, Victorian Poetics and the Romantic Legacy|
|Author||:||Dr Britta Martens|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-05-28|