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Byron and Hobby-O [electronic resource] : Lord Byron's relationship with John Cam Hobhouse / by Peter Cochran.

Author/Creator:
Cochran, Peter, 1944-
Publication:
Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (361 p.)
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Subjects:
Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
Politicians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Friends and associates.
Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron, 1786-1869 -- Friends and associates.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Byron and Hobby-O is about the relationship between Byron and his supposed best friend, John Cam Hobhouse. It is the first full-length biographical study of Hobhouse in over fifty years, and is much franker and more intimate than anything preceding. It shows how, while the two men were initially collaborators and rivals, Byron rapidly outstretched Hobhouse in poetry, while Hobhouse, in the longer term, outstretched Byron in politics. It shows how long acquaintance Other the elusive and chame...
Contents:
CONTENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; EDITORIAL; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; CHAPTER TEN; CHAPTER ELEVEN; CHAPTER TWELVE; CHAPTER THIRTEEN; CHAPTER FOURTEEN; CHAPTER FIFTEEN; CHAPTER SIXTEEN; APPENDIX I; APPENDIX II; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-282-62417-2
9786612624179
1-4438-2205-1
OCLC:
821179617