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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. ...

The Ring and the Book 2016, Palala Press

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Hansebooks

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Palala Press

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781371841034

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781371841058

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781372892264

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781372892295

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781373260352

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The Ring and the Book 2016, Wentworth Press

ISBN-13: 9781373260369

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The Ring and the Book 2015, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781515043287

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The Ring and the Book 2015, Andesite Press

ISBN-13: 9781296841355

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The Ring and the Book 2015, Arkose Press

ISBN-13: 9781346115849

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The Ring and the Book 2015, Arkose Press

ISBN-13: 9781346207384

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