Sonnets from the Portuguese : During their courtship, Elizabeth Barrett privately wrote a series of forty-four sonnets to Robert, which she disclosed to no one - not even to him - until three years after their marriage. The poems were later collected in a volume entitled Sonnets from the Portuguese. In this elegant new edition, the poems are accompanied by relevant excerpts from Elizabeth's and Robert's love letters. With an introduction by biographer Julia Markus, this volume will be a valued resource for the poetry scholar and those wanting wise and lyrical guidance in matters of love.
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