The Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (Wordsworth Poetry Library)
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Often regarded as a romantic heroine in the Victorian era, Browning was no damsel in distress. She defines and brings to her poetry an unsentimental yet feminine perspective of the values and society of her time.
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Published January 1st 1998 by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company (first published January 1st 1886)
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GONZA
I read only the most famous (Sonnets from the Portuguese) and I have to say she is really great because she is in love but proud and not submissive which was not so granted for that times, because "the victorian woman" was submissive.

Ho letto solo le poesie piú famose (quelle tratte da "Sonnets from the Portuguese) e devo dire che lei é davvero brava a far vedere come si possa essere innamorate, ma non sottomesse, che per i tempi era decisamente poco scontato, in quanto la donna vittoriana era,...more
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Elizabeth Barrett Browning was one of the most respected poets of the Victorian era.
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