John Bayley, 4 August 1988
Show More Elizabeth Barrett Browning by Margaret Forster.
Chatto, 400 pp., £14.95, June 1988, 0 7011 3018 0Show More
Selected Poems of Elizabeth Barrett Browning by Margaret Forster.
Chatto, 330 pp., £12.95, June 1988, 0 7011 3311 2Show More
The Poetical Works of Robert Browning: Vol. III edited by Ian Jack and Rowena Fowler.
Oxford, 542 pp., £60, June 1988, 0 19 812762 6Show More
The Complete Works of Robert Browning: Vol. VIII edited by Roma King and Susan Crowl.
Ohio/Baylor University, 379 pp., £47.50, September 1988, 9780821403808Show More
“... have their own sort of fascination. Without being invidious, it must be said that Ian Jack and Rowena Fowler are making a collection as sumptuous as Aladdin’s cave, wonderfully easy to read, and with introductions as absorbing as the poems and plays have now become. There is even an appendix printing on opposite pages two versions of a poem on the ...”