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Author Smith, Nigel, 1958-

Title Andrew Marvell : the chameleon / Nigel Smith

Publ Info New Haven : Yale University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC  PR3546 .S65 2010    AVAILABLE
 RIC  PR3546 .S65 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PR3546 .S65 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR3546 S65 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PR3546 .S65 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: the Problem of Andrew Marvell -- Roots -- A Decade of Crises -- Poetry and Revolution -- The Tutor -- Civil Service -- Cavalier Revenge -- The Painter and the Poet Dare -- Cabal Days -- Indulgence and Rehearsal -- Brute Divines -- Arbitrary Power -- Afterlife and Revelation
Note A look at the seventeenth-century poet from his early employment as a tutor and gentleman's companion to his suspicious death, reputedly a politically-fuelled poisoning
LC subject Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678
Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678 -- Political and social views
Poets, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography
Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1688
ISBN 9780300112214 (alk. paper)
0300112211 (alk. paper)
9780300181968