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Published: 31 October 2013

592 Pages | 16 black-and-white halftones, 4 black-and-white line drawings


ISBN: 9780199212842

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Winner of the Roland H. Bainton Book Prize for Reference Works 2014

The Complete Poetry of Robert Herrick

Volume I

Edited by Tom Cain and Ruth Connolly

  • Contains by far the most thorough explanatory notes to date
  • Prints texts of each manuscript poem with a history of its transmission
  • Prints the scores of contemporary settings of Herrick's songs, along with detailed notes on performance
  • Contains a thorough, much needed biography, the first scholarly one for over a century
  • Text of Hesperides based on collation of all surviving copies found