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Published: 05 April 2001

312 Pages

ISBN: 9780198187127

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The Realms of Verse 1830-1870

English Poetry in a Time of Nation-Building

Matthew Reynolds

  • A major study of Victorian poets in relation to ideas of nationhood.
  • Examines the role of politics - both the Italian Risorgimento and British concerns with Ireland and with Empire - in the work of the Brownings, Tennyson, Clough and others.