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Lord Byron"s jackal

the life of Edward John Trelawny

by Crane, David.

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Byron, George Gordon Byron,,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Trelawny, Edward John, 1792-1881,
    • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • Adventure and adventurers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Greece -- History -- War of Independence, 1821-1829 -- Biography,
    • Byron, George Gordon Byron, -- Baron, -- 1788-1824 -- Friends and associates

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-387) and index.

      StatementDavid Crane.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5671.T5 Z63 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 398 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL92139M
      ISBN 100002556316
      LC Control Number99202445
      OCLC/WorldCa40002830

      Lord Byron was a British Romantic poet and satirist whose poetry and personality captured the imagination of Europe. Although made famous by the autobiographical poem Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage (–18)—and his many love affairs—he is perhaps better known today for . Roderick Beaton re-examines Lord Byron's life and writing through the long trajectory of his relationship with Greece. Beginning with the poet's youthful travels in –, Beaton traces his years of fame in London and self-imposed exile in Italy, that culminated in the decision to devote himself to the cause of Greek independence.

      But troubling shallowness aside, Lord Byron's Jackal is a great adventure story, and, while some of the comments about present-day Greece seem a little cruel and unfair, it is a gripping read. Jennifer Wallace is lecturer in English, University of Cambridge. The English poet Lord Byron was one of the most important figures of the Romantic Movement (–; a period when English literature was full of virtuous heroes and themes of love and triumph). Because of his works, active life, and physical beauty he came to be considered the perfect image of the romantic poet-hero.

      Lord Byron has been the subject of numerous biographies and critical studies. At this page I have listed the sources used in creating the site, as well as other books still in-print and easy to find. General Biographies: The most recent biography of Byron is by Fiona MacCarthy. Byron: Life and Legend has received mixed . Essays for Lord Byron’s Poems. Lord Byron's Poems essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of poetry by Lord Byron. An Explication of Lord Byron's She Walks in Beauty and Christopher Marlowe's .


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After a tumultuous childhood and youth, Trelawny () bul /5. ‘There is a mad chap come here – whose name is Trelawny He comes on the friend of Shelley, great, glowing, and rich in romance But tell me who is this odd fish. They talk of him here as a camelion who went mad on reading Lord Byron’s ‘Corsair’.’ JOSEPH SEVERN David Crane’s brilliant first book in.

Lord Byron's Jackal: When the subject of this biography died inhis cremated remains were buried in Rome alongside one of English Romanticism’s most revered poets, Percy Bysshe Shelley. It was a final public relations coup for Trelawny, who had devoted his 5/5.

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While Crane's first book, Lord Byron's Jackal: A Life of Edward John Trelawny, expanded Byron's unreliable friend from a biographic footnote into a full-blown Byronic antihero, this elliptical.As David Crane writes in Lord Byron's Jackal, "It is given to few men to kill two major poets." As a hanger-on of the Romantics, Edward Trelawny designed a boat for Percy Bysshe Shelley that immediately sank and drowned him, and accompanied Lord Byron to Greece, where he abandoned him to doctors of such incompetence that the poet soon died.Looking for books by Lord Byron?

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