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Algernon Charles Swinburne

Poet, Critic (5-Apr-1837 — 10-Apr-1909)


John A. Cassidy. Algernon C. Swinburne. Twayne. 1964. 186pp.

Samuel Claggett Chew. Swinburne. Archon Books. 1966. 335pp.

John Drinkwater. Swinburne: An Estimate. J. M. Dent. 1924. 211pp.

Jean Overton Fuller. Swinburne: A Critical Biography. Chatto & Windus. 1968. 317pp.

Edmund William Gosse. The Life of Algernon Charles Swinburne. Classic Textbooks. 1917. 362pp.

Humphrey Hare. Swinburne: A Biographical Approach. Witherby. 1949. 216pp.

Philip Henderson. Swinburne: Portrait of a Poet. Macmillan. 1974. 305pp.

Clyde Kenneth Hyder (editor). Swinburne: The Critical Heritage. Routledge & K. Paul. 1970. 255pp.

Margot Kathleen Louis. Swinburne and His Gods: The Roots and Growth of an Agnostic Poetry. McGill-Queen's Press. 1990. 242pp.

Jerome J. McGann. Swinburne: An Experiment in Criticism. University of Chicago Press. 1972. 321pp.

Kerry McSweeney. Tennyson and Swinburne as Romantic Naturalists. University of Toronto Press. 1981. 222pp.

Harold Nicolson. Swinburne. Macmillan. 1926. 207pp.

David G. Riede. Swinburne: A Study of Romantic Mythmaking. University Press of Virginia. 1978. 227pp.

Rikky Rooksby. A. C. Swinburne: A Poet's Life. Scolar Press. 1997. 322pp.

Rikky Rooksby; Nicholas Shrimpton (editors). The Whole Music of Passion: New Essays on Swinburne. Ashgate Publishing. 1993. 186pp.

William Rutland Rutland. Swinburne: A Nineteenth Century Hellene. B. Blackwell. 1931. 410pp.

Richard Herne Shepherd. The Bibliography of Swinburne: A Bibliographical List, Arranged in Chronological Order, of the Published Writings in Verse and Prose of Algernon Charles Swinburne (1857-1887). G. Redway. 1887. 40pp.

Edward Thomas. Algernon Charles Swinburne: A Critical Study. Norwood Editions. 1975. 238pp.

Thomas Earle Welby. Swinburne: A Critical Study. E. Mathews. 1914. 191pp.

George Edward Woodberry. Swinburne. McClure, Phillips & Co.. 1905. 115pp.


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  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1423)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.232)

  8. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature (p.368)

  9. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.193)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.998)

  11. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.473)

  12. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.664)

  13. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.509)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.26)

  15. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.442)

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