A. D. Cousins's Andrew Marvell: Loss and aspiration, home and homeland in PDF

By A. D. Cousins

This monograph stories how, around the Folio of 1681, Marvell's poems have interaction now not in basic terms with other forms of loss and aspiration, yet with stories of either that have been, in mid-seventeenth-century England, disturbingly new and surprising. It relatively examines Marvell's preoccupation with the quest for domestic, and with redefining the place of birth, in instances of civil upheaval. In doing so it strains his development from being a poet who performs sophisticatedly with got delusion to being one that is a countrywide mythmaker in contention together with his poetic contemporaries akin to Waller and Davenant. even though focusing totally on poems within the Folio of 1681, this publication considers these poems with regards to others from the Marvell canon, together with the Latin poems and the satires from the reign of Charles II. It heavily considers them to boot relating to verse via poets from the classical previous and the eu, specifically English, present.

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