Elizabeth Barrett Browning: A Biography

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Doubleday, Jan 1, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 400 pages
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The first full-length biography in over thirty years of 19th-century poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning provides an almost entirely new story of her life--the real story--which is more fascinating and complex. 36 photos and drawings.

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User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Barrett comes across as something of a neurotic. In her early life she had some reason to need protection, as a result of her health and such, but she seems to have got to the point of self-imposed ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tessa - Goodreads

This was a very comprehensive biography of Elizabeth and she did not come out as a very nice person. She was very like her father autocratic, selfish and did not treat her servants very well. She may ... Read full review


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Margaret Forster has written many successful and acclaimed novels including Diary of an Ordinary Woman and recently Keeping the World Away.

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