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If Sordello is a book-length poem, then The Ring and the Book-in its day regarded as Browning's greatest achievement, but today seemingly out of fashion-is something different. It is in fact a great novel, but one presented in blank verse, almost 21,000 lines of it, and in twelve books, each representing a different view of the action (a court case involving adultery and murder) by one of the protagonists. Why it has been called an "epic poem" is a puzzle; it is epic only in length; it is a poem only because it is in verse. ...

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The ring and the book 2020, Alpha Edition

ISBN-13: 9789354007880

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780469672147

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780353951709

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780353951716

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780469010574

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780469010581

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780469672130

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780526008377

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780526008384

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The Ring and the Book 2019, Hardpress Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781406921557

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The Ring and the Book 2018, Franklin Classics Trade Press

ISBN-13: 9780353395084

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The Ring and the Book 2018, Franklin Classics Trade Press

ISBN-13: 9780353395091

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The Ring and the Book 2018, Franklin Classics

ISBN-13: 9780343346027

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The Ring and the Book 2017, Andesite Press

ISBN-13: 9781376334913

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Palala Press

ISBN-13: 9781355004943

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Hansebooks

ISBN-13: 9783743324626

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Palala Press

ISBN-13: 9781355013914

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781371305635

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781371305642

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781371439712

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