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Published: 24 July 2013

296 Pages | 4pp photo insert

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199213986

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The Figure of the Singer

Daniel Karlin

  • Wide-ranging study of a fascinating cultural phenomenon
  • Beautifully written in a clear and accessible style
  • Provides detailed close readings of major works including Tennyson's The Princess, Robert Browning's Pippa Passes, Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Aurora Leigh, and Walt Whitman's Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking
  • Strong focus on women's poetry and poetics as well as more traditional male figures