Byromania: Portraits Of The Artist In Nineteenth And Twentieth Century Culture
Author: Frances Wilson
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Release Date: February 15, 1999
This collection of essays, by leading Byronists, explores the development of the myth of Byron and the Byronic, from the poet's self-representations to his various appearances in nineteenth and twentieth century literature and in drama, film, and portraiture. This book looks at the phenomena of Byronism through a variety of critical perspectives, and is designed to appeal to both an academic and a popular readership alike.