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Robert Browning"s prose life of Strafford

Robert Browning

Robert Browning"s prose life of Strafford

by Robert Browning

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Published by Publist for The Browning Society by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, -- Earl of, -- 1593-1641

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction by C. H. Firth and forewords by F.J. Furnival.
    ContributionsForster, John, 1812-1876.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.ℓ. [v]-lxxvi [1]-319 [1]p.
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23054674M

    London, Robert Browning's birthplace; his immediate predecessors and contemporaries in literature, art, and music; born May 7th, ; origin of the Browning family; assertions as to its Semitic connection apparently groundless; the poet a putative descendant of the C aptain Micaiah Browning mentioned by Macaulay; Robert Browning's mother of Scottish and German origin; his father a man of Author: William Sharp. ROBERT BROWNING, _from a photograph (photogravure)_ THE PALAZZO REZZONICO, VENICE, _from a drawing by Miss Katherine Kimball_ Chapter I Childhood and Youth The ancestry of Robert Browning has been traced[1] to an earlier Robert who lived in the service of Sir John Bankes of Corfe Castle, and died in /6.

      A claim has been made for the authorship by Browning of John Forster's 'Life of Stratford,' originally published in ; and this book was rashly reprinted by the Browning Society in as 'Robert Browning's Prose Life of Strafford.'. The Poetry of Robert Browning, by Stopford Brooke (New York, ). Browning, Poet and Man, by E.L. Cary (New York, ). (An extensive bibliography, biographical and critical, is given in the Appendix to Sharp's Life of Browning; London, Walter Scott, ).

    Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.4/5. Robert Browning was born in Camberwell, south London, the son of Robert Browning, a wealthy clerk in the Bank of England, and Sarah Anna Wiedemann, of German-Scottish his youth Robert Browning Senior had spent some time on the Caribbean island of St Kitts, where he became disgusted at the slaves' treatment.


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Robert Browning, (born May 7,London—died Dec. 12,Venice), major English poet of the Victorian age, noted for his mastery of dramatic monologue and psychological portraiture. His most noted work was The Ring and the Book (–69), the story of a Roman murder trial in 12 books.

Life. The son of a clerk in the Bank of England in London, Browning received only a slight formal. (–89),received his education mainly in his father's large and eclectic library.

The contrasting influences of his boyhood were those of his reading (particularly of Shelley, Byron, and Keats) and of his mother's strong Nonconformist piety. His Robert Brownings prose life of Strafford book published poem, Pauline (), attracted little notice.

Browning travelled to Russia in and made his first trip to Italy in Full text of "Robert Browning's Prose life of Strafford" See other formats. Although the early part of Robert Browning’s creative life was spent in comparative obscurity, he has come to be regarded as one of the most important English poets of the Victorian period.

His dramatic monologues and the psycho-historical epic The Ring and the Book (), a novel in verse, have established him as a major figure in the history of English poetry. Robert Browning (7 May – 12 December ) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of the dramatic monologue made him one of the foremost Victorian poets.

His poems are known for their irony, characterization, dark humour, social commentary, historical settings, and challenging vocabulary and syntax. Browning's early career began promisingly, but was not a success.

The long. Elizabeth Barrett Browning (née Moulton-Barrett, / ˈ b r aʊ n ɪ ŋ /; 6 March – 29 June ) was an English poet of the Victorian era, popular in Britain and the United States during her lifetime.

Born in County Durham, the eldest of 12 children, Elizabeth Barrett wrote poetry from the age of mother's collection of her poems forms one of the largest extant collections Children: Robert Wiedeman Barrett "Pen" Browning.

Robert Browning was born on May 7,in Camberwell, England. His mother was an accomplished pianist and a devout evangelical Christian. His father, who worked as a bank clerk, was also an artist, scholar, antiquarian, and collector of books and pictures. His rare book collection of more than 6, volumes included works in Greek, Hebrew.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The greatest work of Robert Browning is unquestionably The Ring and the Book.

A sort of personality invests this acknowledgment of mine, and I make it partly by way of reparation, for fifteen years ago I began to read this production of the poet, but allowed myself to be daunted by the roughness and obscurity of its opening pages. Robert Browning. Prominent Victorian poet and playwright.

Birthplace: Southampton Street, Camberwell, England Location of death: Venice, Italy Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Burie. English poet, born at Camberwell, London, on the 7th of May He was the son of Robert Browning, who for fifty years was employed in the Bank of England.

Earlier Brownings Born: Robert Browning (7 May - 12 December ) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made him a foremost Victorian poet.

Browning, the only son of Robert Browning (a man of fine intellect and character, who worked in the Bank of England), was born in Camberwell.

In his childhood he was distinguished by his love of poetry and Born: 7 May Camberwell, London, England. BROWNING, ROBERT (), English poet, was born at Camberwell, London, on May 7, He was the son of Robert Browning (), who for 5o years was employed in the Bank of England.

Earlier Brownings had been settled in Wiltshire and Dorsetshire, and there is no ground for the state ment that the family was partly of Jewish origin. The life of Robert Browning, with notices of his writings, his family, & his friends, (New York, The Macmillan Company, ), by William Hall Griffin, ed.

by Harry Christopher Minchin (page images at HathiTrust) The Brownings; their life and art, (Boston, Little, Brown, and company, []), by Lilian Whiting (page images at HathiTrust).

Robert Browning Biography - - Robert Browning Biography and List of Works - Robert Browning Books COVID Update. Ap Biblio is open and shipping orders. The Ring and The Book. Poems Of Robert Browning. Selections From the Poetical Works Of Robert Browning.

Men and Women. CHAPTER I. London, Robert Browning's birthplace; his immediate predecessors and contemporaries in literature, art, and music; born May 7th, ; origin of the Browning family; assertions as to its Semitic connection apparently groundless; the poet a putative descendant of the Captain Micaiah Browning mentioned by Macaulay; Robert Browning's mother of Scottish and German origin; his father a.

Browning’s contemporaries agreed he was a genius, but they were not all sure he was a poet. Wilde’s quip – ‘Meredith is a prose Browning, and so is Browning’ – expresses a view shared by admirers such as George Eliot and Henry James, doubters like .Robert Browning was born on May 7,in Camberwell, England.

His mother was an accomplished pianist and a devout evangelical Christian. His father, who worked as a bank clerk, was also an artist, scholar, antiquarian, and collector of books and pictures. His rare book collection of more than 6, volumes included works in Greek, Hebrew, Latin, French, Italian, and Spanish.The Online Books Page.

Online Books by. Robert Browning (Browning, Robert, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Browning, Robert,trans.: Agamemnon, by Aeschylus (HTML with commentary at Perseus) Browning, Robert, A Blot in the 'Scutcheon HTML at Bartleby.