Byron and the Rhetoric of Italian Nationalism

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2010-06-15
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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This book recreates Byron's intellectual milieu during his Italian years and makes previously untranslated texts available in English.

Author Biography

Arnold Anthony Schmidt is Professor of English at the California State University, Stanislaus. His articles on Byron, Conrad, Godwin, Scott, Mary Shelley, and Wordsworth have appeared in such venues as the Byron Journal, Journal of Anglo-Italian studies, Nineteenth-Century Contexts, and The Wordsworth Circle, as well as in the anthologies Fictions of the Sea and Beyond the Roots: The Evolution of Conrad's Ideology & Art.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsp. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Introductionp. 1
Byron and Italyp. 11
Byron and the Risorgimentop. 61
Crimes and Punishmentsp. 93
Don Juanp. 141
Conclusion: Byron's Legacyp. 179
Notesp. 187
Works Citedp. 191
Indexp. 203
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