Byron's Letters and Journals, Volume IX: 'in the Wind's Eye', 1821-1822

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George Gordon Byron was a superb letter-writer: almost all his letters, whatever the subject or whoever the recipient, are enlivened by his wit, his irony, his honesty, and the sharpness of his observation of people. They provide a vivid self-portrait of the man who, of all his contemporaries, seems to express attitudes and feelings most in tune with the twentieth century. In addition, they offer a mirror of his own time. This first collected edition of all Byron's known letters supersedes Prothero's incomplete edition at ...

Byron's Letters and Journals, Volume IX: 'in the Wind's Eye, ' 1821-1822 1979, Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674089495

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