The Sappho History - Reynolds, Margaret

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 18th century to the present day. 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 poet. ...

The Sappho History 2003, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780333971703