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The best of Byron

Print Book, English, [©1942]
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Ronald Press, New York, [©1942]
795 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Introduction. Character of present interest in Byron ; Brief history of Byron's reputation ; The psychological basis of Byron's fame
Chronological outline of Byron's life and works
from Hours of idleness and other early poems, 1806-1816
from English bards and Scotch reviewers, 1809
The bride of Abydos, 1813
from The prisoner if Chillon and other poems of 1816
from Childe Harold's pilgrimage, 1812-1818
Manfred 1817
from The lament of Tasso, 1817
Jeux d'esprit
from Beppo, 1818
Mazeppa, 1819
from Cain, 1821
The vision of judgment, 1822
from Don Juan, 1818-1823
On this day I complete my thirty-sixth year, 1824
Extracts from Byron's journal, Nov.-Dec., 1813