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I primarily liked this book because it didn't focus on the literary interpretation of the Romantic greats (c'mon, you can readily get that elsewhere) but rather read like a movie... Read morePublished 24 days ago by Kara Bernardi Anthony
It took a bit of reading before my thoughts gelled on the strength of this book; I didn't immediately feel I was in the hands of a virtuoso biographer like my favorite Lyndall... Read morePublished on May 7, 2011 by Glacier Mom
Daisy Hay (Ph.D., University of Cambridge) showed a significant lack of scholarship in her 2010 volume, Young Romantics, describing "the tangled lives of English poetry's greatest... Read morePublished on March 7, 2011 by SirSwindon
Light on literary analysis - which is amply available elsewhere - and long on thoroughly documented anecdote, this is a terrifically entertaining and insightful collective... Read morePublished on September 16, 2010 by vesta2016
After years of reading about the English Poets I finally got some kind of clarity about what they were all about. Read morePublished on September 5, 2010 by Marjorie G. Mount
Wow! Daisy Hay arrives in the most spectacular fashion with this wonderful tour of many of our most famous poets and the wreckage of their loves and passions. Read morePublished on July 11, 2010 by Christopher R. Kerr