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By A. D. Cousins

This monograph reports how, around the Folio of 1681, Marvell's poems interact now not simply with other forms of loss and aspiration, yet with reports of either that have been, in mid-seventeenth-century England, disturbingly new and surprising. It relatively examines Marvell's preoccupation with the quest for domestic, and with redefining the native land, in occasions of civil upheaval. In doing so it lines his development from being a poet who performs sophisticatedly with acquired fable to being person who is a countrywide mythmaker in contention together with his poetic contemporaries equivalent to Waller and Davenant. even if focusing totally on poems within the Folio of 1681, this publication considers these poems relating to others from the Marvell canon, together with the Latin poems and the satires from the reign of Charles II. It heavily considers them besides with regards to verse through poets from the classical prior and the eu, in particular English, present.

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