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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, London .
Written in English


  • Rossetti, Christina, -- 1830-1894.

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Statementedited by David A. Kent.
ContributionsKent, David A.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17461149M
ISBN 100801496772

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The Achievement of Christina Rossetti. David A. Kent. - Literary Criticism - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Irish, Scottish, Welsh Rossetti, Christina Georgina Women and literature Women and literature/ England/ History/ 19th. The Achievement of Christina Rossetti Hardcover – April 1, by David A. Kent (Editor) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ $ Format: Hardcover. Poet of mystery: the art of CHristina Rossetti / W. David Shaw --The meretricious and the meritorious in Goblin Market: a conjecture and an analysis / D.M.R. Bentley --Questioning the convention: Christina Rossetti's sonnet sequence "Monna innominata" / William Whitla --Christina Rossetti and poetic sequence / Delores Rosenblum --The kingly. Rossetti, the English-born son of an Italian political refugee and brother of the poet Christina Rossetti, considered a career as a poet before seeking his fortune as an artist - and succeeding in both occupations. Unable to adapt to the discipline of formal art training, Rossetti ultimately developed a personal style that placed him at the /5(6).

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