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John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester : The Poems and Lucina's Rape, Paperback / softback Book

John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester : The Poems and Lucina's Rape Paperback / softback

Edited by Keith Walker, Nicholas Fisher


Building on the strength of Keith Walker s acclaimed The Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (1984), leading scholar Nicholas Fisher presents a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the work of one the greatest Restoration wits. * Includes the text of Lucina s Rape, Rochester s adaptation of Fletcher s revenge tragedy Valentinian, in a text that readily identifies Rochester s revisions * Presents the poems in versions that were current during Rochester s lifetime, allowing the reader to experience the poems as Rochester s contemporaries did * Incorporates insights and discoveries made over the last twenty-five years and texts of manuscripts that previously were unavailable for study


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 296 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
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  • Category: Poetry by individual poets
  • ISBN: 9781118438794



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