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By A. D. Cousins

This monograph experiences how, around the Folio of 1681, Marvell's poems have interaction no longer basically with other forms of loss and aspiration, yet with stories of either that have been, in mid-seventeenth-century England, disturbingly new and surprising. It quite examines Marvell's preoccupation with the quest for domestic, and with redefining the place of birth, in instances of civil upheaval. In doing so it strains his development from being a poet who performs sophisticatedly with got fable to being one that is a countrywide mythmaker in competition together with his poetic contemporaries akin to Waller and Davenant. even though focusing totally on poems within the Folio of 1681, this e-book considers these poems in terms of others from the Marvell canon, together with the Latin poems and the satires from the reign of Charles II. It heavily considers them in addition in terms of verse by way of poets from the classical previous and the ecu, in particular English, present.

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