The Sappho History - Reynolds, Margaret, and Reynolds, M

In The Sappho History, Margaret Reynolds traces the story of the reception of Sappho's poetry and her afterlife in literature and art from the mid eighteenth-century to the twentieth-century. For women writers in the Romantic period, she symbolized possibility; for the young Tennyson, she was a private ancestor helping him make his own name as a ...

The Sappho History 2003, Palgrave MacMillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333971703

2003 edition