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Byron

George Gordon, 6th Baron. 1788--1824, British Romantic poet, noted also for his passionate and disastrous love affairs. His major works include Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1812--18), and Don Juan (1819--24). He spent much of his life abroad and died while fighting for Greek independence
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Nonetheless it would be misleading to assume that European Byronism affected only poets.
Amy also seems to be a unique recipient of Jo's anger and jealousy, suggesting a transfer of Jo's moodiness against Amy's sunshine to Laurie, her inner Byronism and cross-gendered romantic views of her sisters.
A third article, on the sexual psychology of Byronism, is forthcoming in the journal Philosophy and Literature.
IF YOU can stand more portraits of aristocrats from a bygone era, Mad, Bad and Dangerous: The Cult of Lord Byron, at the National Portrait Gallery, examines the writer's life and the influence of Byronism on later literary and historical figures.
Only two full-length studies on Bestuzhev and his work have ever appeared in English, the first more than thirty years ago by Lauren Leighton in the Twayne World Authors Series and the second, more recently, by Lewis Bagby in Alexander Bestuzhev-Marlinsky and Russian Byronism (Pennsylvania State UP 1995).
Sandra Zagerell claims that "Cassandra's sexuality makes her, like Jane Eyre, one of the rare nineteenth-century heroines who matures beyond the attractions of Byronism to attain a love at once equal and complete" (Zagarell, 53).
However, it will probably be another year before a detailed proposal is put before the Lottery Commission and by then, the foundations of Byronism could well be crumbling.
Chapter 2 is a treatment of Byronism and Byron's later reception with a special focus on the 'marketing of Byron's subjectivity' (p.
Letters, diaries, cheap editions, biographies, songs, dinner-services, engravings attest the growth of Byronism.
In addition to international Byronism, however, Baudelaire had been exposed to other influences at that time unusual in France.
See particularly Sarah Wootton, on Darcy's Byronism, and Phyllis Ferguson Bottomer, who argues that Darcy suffers from "subtle Asperger's" (111).
Byron's poetic purpose, seen from the point of view of Byronism, is the dramatization of his titanic Self.