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By George Klawitter

ISBN-10: 1683931033

ISBN-13: 9781683931034

Andrew Marvell, Sexual Orientation, and Seventeenth-Century Poetry examines the $64000 Interregnum/Restoration poet Andrew Marvell opposed to a historical past of his modern lyric poets. His significant works from the early elegies to the later political items are mentioned with a purpose to unmasking the poet’s personal sexuality and his mirrored image of triumphing sexual attitudes. renowned poems just like the Mower poems and “The Nymph Complaining for the demise of her Fawn” are explicated intensive in addition to lesser recognized poems like “The unlucky Lover” and “The Gallery.” Marvell, usually defined as a “chameleon” has teased readers for centuries. This new booklet might help either new readers in addition to proven Marvellians to appreciate cryptic sexual meanings and references within the verses. Poems are explicated opposed to present heteronormative concept in addition to contemporary paintings on homoeroticism, autoeroticism, and celibacy. George Klawitter has committed a lot of his contemporary scholarly lifestyles to a research of Marvell’s lyric items and brings to this new ebook clean insights into the suggestive motive of the poet’s works.

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