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6 edition of Rochester"s poetry found in the catalog.

Rochester"s poetry

by David Farley-Hills

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Published by Rowman and Littlefield in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Verse satire, English -- History and criticism,
  • Love poetry, English -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid Farley-Hills.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3669.R2 F34 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 230 p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4439103M
    ISBN 100847660788
    LC Control Number79100289

    The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "Upon Nothing" by John Wilmot. It discusses how the majority of the content serves as metaphor for the Biblical book of Genesis as well as the ideas of creation, birth, and co-existence. The author comments on Wilmot's use of wit within the work and argues that his inclusion of the phrase "What?". The article offers criticism on the poetic works of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, including the book "Upon Nothing" and the poems "Woman's Honor" and "Whore." The author suggests that the task of a poet in a rhetoric, the emphasis on Wilmot's way of writing, and strategies in the structural composition of his poetry.

    Mrs. Fairfax gives Jane some information about Rochester and his family: He is somewhat "peculiar," but a good master, and in general, the Rochesters have been a "violent" rather than a "quiet" family. As she tours the house with Mrs. Fairfax, Jane suddenly hears a strange, disquieting laugh. Mrs. Rochester Rochesters Roster. The Rochester Rochesters team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season.

    Upcoming events at Anthology Live in Rochester, New York. Find out who's playing and when, and get tickets. Dec 13,  · “The Imperfect Enjoyment” belongs to a genre of seventeenth-century English poems about impotence or premature ejaculation. Classical in origin, the poetry of sexual disappointment traveled to England by way of France. (Other examples include George Etherege’s “The Imperfect Enjoyment” and Aphra Behn’s “The Disappointment.”).


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John Wilmot (1 April – 26 July ) was an English poet and courtier of King Charles II's Restoration court. The Restoration reacted against the "spiritual authoritarianism" of the Puritan era.

Rochester embodied this new era, and he became as well known for his rakish lifestyle as his poetry, although the two were often interlinked. He died as a result of venereal disease at the age Alma mater: Wadham College, University of Oxford.

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“Reader, I married him. It turned out the sounds I heard coming from the attic weren't the screams of Mr Rochester's mad wife Bertha. It wasn't the wife who burned to death in the fire that destroyed Thornfield Hall and blinded my future husband when he tried to save her.

Jun 12,  · "Lord Rochester's Monkey" was written between and and, because of the reputation of its subject, the notorious Restoration libertine and poet, the book failed to find a publisher.

Rochester was the most prominent of rakes/5(7). Jun 12,  · Lord Rochester's Monkey [Graham Greene] and particularly poetry, of the Restoration period of Charles II. Rochester was a prolific author of verse, and Greene quotes his output in great detail. If one is not willing, or interested, to read this verse in detail, the reader may Rochesters poetry book disappointed.

Cited by: 6. Beast in view; a study of the Earl of Rochester's poetry. [Francis J Whitfield] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create a study of the Earl of Rochester's poetry, a schema:Book. Let's hear it for some Brontë fan fiction.

Rochester is a historical novel that tells the story of Jane Eyre from Edward Rochester's point of view. I love JE, so when I saw this book on the New Fiction shelf at the library, I took a chance and checked it out/5. John Wilmot, 2nd earl of Rochester, court wit and poet who helped establish English satiric poetry.

Wilmot succeeded his father to the earldom inand he received his M.A. at Oxford in Charles II, probably out of gratitude to the 1st earl, who had helped him to escape after the Battle of.

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Review: The Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester User Review - Liam - Goodreads. Madder, Badder and probably more dangerous to know than Byron, who seems a bit of a kitten in comparison. Sexually explicit, gleefully obscene and unashamedly perverse, if the book were a cd it would Read full review5/5(1).

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Jun 28,  · Lead book review. Thug, rapist, poetic visionary: the contradictory Earl of Rochester A review of Blazing Star: The Life and Times of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, by Alexander Larman. Ward's Book of Days. Pages of interesting anniversaries.

What happened on this day in history. JULY 26 th. On this day in history indied John Wilmot. Wilmot was an aristocrat and a debauchee who wrote faultless verses of obscene poetry.

John Wilmot, 2 nd Earl of Rochester, was the son of. Regime de Vivre I rise at eleven, I dine about two, I get drunk before seven; and the next thing I do, I send for my whore, when for fear of a clap, I spend in her hand, and I spew in her lap.

Then we quarrel and scold, 'till I fall fast asleep, When the bitch, growing bold, to my pocket does creep; Then slyly she leaves me, and, to revenge the affront, At once she bereaves me of money and cunt.The major themes of Rochester’s poetry derive from his evaluation of love, friendship, and courtly life.

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