By Robert H. Ray
First released in 1998, this name offers for the reader of the well known metaphysical poet and flesh presser a useful reference and source quantity. it's a compendium of beneficial details for any reader of Andrew Marvell, together with an important biographical fabric, old contextualisation, and information about his life’s paintings. The goal all through is to augment knowing and appreciation, with out being exhaustive.
The significant component of the amount, in either value and dimension, is ‘A Marvell Dictionary’. Its entries are prepared alphabetically: they establish, describe and clarify the main influential folks in Marvell’s lifestyles and works, in addition to locations, characters, allusions, principles, suggestions, person phrases, words and literary phrases which are proper to a rounded appreciation of his poetry and prose. An Andrew Marvell spouse will end up precious for all scholars of English poetry and seventeenth-century political historical past.
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