Browning: Poems - eBook  -     Edited By: Peter Washington
    By: Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Buy Item InStock9.99$9.99 Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Browning: Poems - eBook

Edited By: Peter Washington
Everyman's Library / 2012 / ePub

$9.99 (CBD Price)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW30235EB

FLASH-SALE
* This product is available for purchase only in the USA.

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. This product will be released on 09/06/16.
    $11.99
    Retail: $21.99
    Add To Cart
    $11.99
  2. In Stock
    $9.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $9.99
  3. Expected to ship on or about 09/30/16.
    $17.99
    Retail: $19.99
    Add To Cart
    $17.99
  4. In Stock
    $67.99
    Retail: $100.75
    Add To Cart
    $67.99
  5. In Stock
    $119.88
    Retail: $215.88
    Add To Cart
    $119.88

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Everyman's Library
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9780307823601
ISBN-13: 9780307823601
Availability: In Stock
Series: Everyman's Library

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Apologia Exploring Creation with Biology, 2 Volumes, 2nd Edition
    Apologia Exploring Creation with Biology, 2 Volumes, 2nd Edition
    Dr. Jay L. Wile
    Apologia Educational Ministries / 2005 / Other
    $58.50 Retail: $90.00 Save 35% ($31.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW533403
  2. The Book of Mysteries
    The Book of Mysteries
    Jonathan Cahn
    Front Line / 2016 / Hardcover
    $11.99 Retail: $21.99 Save 45% ($10.00)
    Availability: This product will be released on 09/06/16.
    CBD Stock No: WW989419
    Video
  3. Teaching Textbooks Algebra 2 Complete Kit, Version 2.0
    Teaching Textbooks Algebra 2 Complete Kit, Version 2.0
    Greg Sabouri & Shawn Sabouri
    Teaching Textbooks Inc / 2012 / Other
    $184.90
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW296001
  4. Exploring Creation with Biology 2nd Edition Student Notebook
    Exploring Creation with Biology 2nd Edition Student Notebook
    Vicki Dincher
    Apologia Educational Ministries / 2014 / Spiral Bound
    $25.35 Retail: $39.00 Save 35% ($13.65)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 11 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW124775

Related Products

  1. The Bible Exposition Commentary, 6 Volumes
    The Bible Exposition Commentary, 6 Volumes
    Warren W. Wiersbe
    David C. Cook / Hardcover
    $69.99 Retail: $229.97 Save 70% ($159.98)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 151 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW030474
  2. Teaching Textbooks Math 6 Complete Kit
    Teaching Textbooks Math 6 Complete Kit
    Greg Sabouri, Shawn Sabouri
    Teaching Textbooks Inc / 2007 / Other
    $149.90
    5 Stars Out Of 5 15 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW9950026
  3. Teaching Textbooks Pre-Algebra Complete Kit, Version  2.0
    Teaching Textbooks Pre-Algebra Complete Kit, Version 2.0
    Greg Sabouri
    Teaching Textbooks Inc / 2011 / Other
    $184.90
    5 Stars Out Of 5 14 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW890216
  4. Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer Challenge
    Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer Challenge
    Mark Batterson
    Zondervan / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $5.00 Retail: $16.99 Save 71% ($11.99)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 27 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW327127

Publisher's Description

Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning are without parallel in the nineteenth century: celebrated poets, they became equally famous for their marriage. Still popular more than a century after their deaths, their poetry vividly reflects the unique nature of their relationship.

This collection presents the Brownings’ work in the context of their lives: the early years and their initial friendship, their courtship and marriage, the fifteen happy years they spent living in Italy until Elizabeth’s death. Whether in short poems such as Elizabeth’s “Hector in the Garden” and Robert’s “Natural Magic,” or in extracts from longer works such as Aurora Leigh and Pauline, the great themes they shared are all represented: love, marriage, illicit passion, England and Italy, childhood, religion, poetry, and nature. Elizabeth’s famous Sonnets from the Portuguese, based on their love affair, is included in its entirety.

The poems are augmented with a generous selection of the marvelous letters the Brownings wrote to each other.

Author Bio

Robert Browning (1812-1889) was born in Camberwell, London, the son of a clerk in the Bank of England. The strongest influence on his education were the books in his father's extensive library, particularly the writings of Byron and Shelley. His dramatic poem Paracelsus, published in 1835, established his reputation and brought him the friendship of the actor-manager William Macready. When Macready's eldest son Willie was ill in bed, Browning wrote for the boy's entertainment the poem of The Pied Piper, a story he remembered from his own childhood. After its appearance in print in 1842, it became a children's classic, attracting new illustrators in every generation.In 1846 Robert Browning married a fellow poet, Elizabeth Barrett, eloping with her to Italy where they lived until Elizabeth's death in 1861. He them returned to England to live with his only sister Sarianna, but later he went back to Italy, where he died at the Rezzonico Palace in Venice.Peter Washington is the editor of many of the Everyman's Library Pocket Poets, including Love Poems, and is the author of Madame Blavatsky's Baboon: A History of the Mystics, Mediums, and Misfits Who Brought Spiritualism to America.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search