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Lord Byron and Madame de Stael : born for opposition

Author: Joanne Wilkes
Publisher: Aldershot, England : Ashgate, ©1999.
Series: Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Lord Byron and Madame de Stael made a great impression on Europe in the throes of the Napoleonic Wars, through their personalities, the versions of themselves which they projected through their works, and their literary engagement with contemporary life. However, the strong links between them have never before been explored in detail." "This pioneering study looks at their personal relations, from their verbal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilkes, Joanne.
Lord Byron and Madame de Staël.
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, ©1999
(OCoLC)607380805
Online version:
Wilkes, Joanne.
Lord Byron and Madame de Staël.
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, ©1999
(OCoLC)608329019
Named Person: George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; Staël, Madame de; Staël, Madame de; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; Staël, Madame de; Staël, Madame de; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; Staël, Madame de
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Wilkes
ISBN: 1840146990 9781840146998
OCLC Number: 40675224
Notes: The author is on the faculty of the University of Auckland.
Description: 210 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. 'Their She Condition' --
2. Heroines and Heroes --
3. Citizens of the World --
4. 'Born for Opposition'
Series Title: Nineteenth century (Aldershot, England)
Responsibility: Joanne Wilkes.

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British poet Lord Byron and French writer Madame de Stael both made a great impact on a Europe in the throes of the Napoleonic Wars. This study looks at the two writers' personal relations, from  Read more...

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