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Reading Rochester

Edward Burns


This book is a collection of essays exploring all aspects of one of the most controversial English poets, the 17th-century libertine The Earl of Rochester. Different sections focus on sexual politics, gender, misogyny, profaneness, the poetry of intellect, and Rochester and his contemporaries.

Keywords: Earl of Rochester, sexual politics, gender, misogyny, profaneness, poetry of intellect, libertine

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1995 Print ISBN-13: 9780853230380
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: June 2013 DOI:10.5949/UPO9781846317644


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Edward Burns, editor