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Wife to Mr. Milton

Robert Graves

Wife to Mr. Milton

The Story of Marie Powell

by Robert Graves

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7345740M
ISBN 100140010246
ISBN 109780140010244
OCLC/WorldCa14907560

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for WIFE TO MR. MILTON - The Story of Marie Powell by Robert Graves at the best online prices at Seller Rating: % positive. As Civil War sweeps across England and the King is killed, a battle starts to rage between husband and wife - one that only the powerful can win. Told through the fictional journals of Milton's wife, Robert Graves's sympathetic and sensitive reconstruction of her tragic life is also a convincing, linguistically rich portrait of seventeenth.

Read "Wife to Mr Milton" by Robert Graves available from Rakuten Kobo. Marie Powell is sixteen when her father marries her to the poet John Milton in payment of a debt. They move to a pretty. Milton Hershey was born on Septem , in Derry Township, Pennsylvania, although some sources say he was born in Derry Church, Pennsylvania. Following an incomplete rural school education Born:


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Milton.3/5(2). There's a strange fascination in this unusual story of the sixteen year old girl who became the wife of the famous poet &#;it's a holding story despite its deliberately archaic style, for it is told as if recounted by the girl herself in the diary which alone she kept inviolate from her arrogant husband's determination to possess her, body and soul.

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Synopsis The famous poet John Milton, author of Paradise Lost, had a wife, and their story is both strange and tumultuous.

Consummate historical novelist and poet Robert Graves tells the story from the perspective of the wife, Marie Powell, a young woman who married the poet to escape a. Wife to Mr.

Milton: the story of Marie Powell, by Graves, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 'Wife to Mr Milton' by Robert Graves. A good book for the dark season I’ve spent quite a lot of the last few days on longish journeys between debates, and have been re-reading my disintegrating old Penguin edition of Robert Graves’s novel ‘Wife to Mr Milton’.

A Marvelous book, complex, riveting Robert Graves has written a masterpiece here. This novel features a woman as the main character, his portrayal of the feisty and intelligent Marie Powell, who became the wife of John Milton, is a multi-dimensional delight. Wife to Mr.

Milton is the only one of Graves' novels with a female protagonist; it presents itself as a journal kept by Milton's first wife, Marie Powell. It is also a more personal novel than his others, with most of the dramatic political and military events of the English civil war recounted second-hand (though we get a close-up of the execution of King Charles), but it doesn't depend on.

“[A] penetrating study of one of the strangest marriages in history Robert Graves, author of I, Claudius, has the gift for fleshing the bare bones of history (Kirkus Reviews). The famous poet John Milton, author of Paradise Lost, had a wife, and their story is both strange and mate historical novelist and poet Robert Graves tells the story from Brand: Rosettabooks.

Wife to Mr. Milton: The Story of Marie Powell by Robert Graves (New York: Creative Age Press, Inc., ) pp. Contents Foreword I.

The Last Day of Christmas, II. An Alarm of the Plague III. A Sight of Royalty, and of Another IV. Life at Forest Hill V.

Mun Becomes a Soldier VI. I Fall Into Piety and Out Again VII. A Strange Tale of Cited by: 1. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Story of Marie Powell, wife to Mr. Milton by Robert Graves,Creative Age Press, inc. edition, in EnglishCited by: 1. The famous poet John Milton, author of Paradise Lost, had a wife, and their story is both strange and tumultuous.

Consummate historical novelist and poet Robert Graves tells the story from the perspective of the wife, Marie Powell, a young woman who married the poet to escape a debt/5(3). Editions for Wife to Mr. Milton: The Story of Marie Powell: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Pap Cited by: 1.

As Civil War sweeps across England and the King is killed, a battle starts to rage between husband and wife - one that only the powerful can win. Told through the fictional journals of Milton's wife, Robert Graves's sympathetic and sensitive reconstruction of her tragic life is also a convincing, linguistically rich portrait of seventeenth.

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