Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 November 2013

826 Pages | 4 black-and-white halftones, 19 line drawings, 31 musical scores


ISBN: 9780199212859

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

The Complete Poetry of Robert Herrick

Volume II

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