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Letitia Elizabeth Landon

F. J. Sypher

Letitia Elizabeth Landon

a biography

by F. J. Sypher

  • 144 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Scholars" Facsimiles & Reprints in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Poets,
  • Women and literature,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 436-456) and index.

    Statementby F.J. Sypher
    SeriesScholars" Facsimiles & Reprints -- v. 561
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4865.L5 Z93 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 465 p. ;
    Number of Pages465
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25096837M
    ISBN 100820115614
    ISBN 109780820115610
    LC Control Number2011456099

    Letitia Elizabeth Landon eBooks. Buy Letitia Elizabeth Landon eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device. Letitia Elizabeth Landon (14 August – 15 October ), English poet and novelist, better known by her initials L. E. L. Early life Letitia Elizabeth Landon was born on 14 August in Chelsea, London to John Landon and Catherine Jane, née Bishop. A precocious child, Landon learned to read as a toddler; an invalid neighbour would scatter letter tiles on the floor and reward young.

    The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated “Female Byron” is the first biography of Landon to explore recent revelations about her life, and the literary Author: Lucasta Miller. Letitia Elizabeth Landon. Letitia Elizabeth Landon was an English poet. Born 14th August at 25 Hans Place, Chelsea, she lived through the most productive period of her life nearby, at No

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Letitia Elizabeth Landon, English poet and novelist who, at a time when women were conventionally restricted in their themes, wrote of passionate love.

She is remembered for her high-spirited social life and mysterious death and for verse that reveals her lively intelligence and emotional. Letitia Elizabeth Landon (). “The Book of Beauty: Comprising a Collection of Tales, Poems, &c”, p Letitia Elizabeth Landon was born London, England.

After her schooling in Chelsea, she began contributing to a weekly literary magazine called Literary Gazette, eventually becoming one of its editors.

She published several poetry collections including The Fate of Adelaide and The Improvisatrice. In addition to poetry, L. L., as she was known to her readers, wrote several novels, although she.

In her books of poetry--including a section of her book "The Troubador," Catalogue of Pictures and Historical Sketches6 and including numerous and lengthy descriptions of art in the title poem of her book The ImprovisatriceL.E.L.

makes a glittering show of. Letitia Elizabeth Landon’s untimely death, a left many unanswered questions – and her literary legacy deserves to be remembered.

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About L.E.L. A lost nineteenth-century literary life, brilliantly rediscovered–Letitia Elizabeth Landon, hailed as the female Byron; she changed English poetry; her novels, short stories, and criticism, like Byron though in a woman’s voice, explored the dark side of sexuality–by the acclaimed author of The Brontë Myth (“wonderfully entertaining spellbinding”–New York Times.

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Feldman; Daniel Robinson Oxford University Press,