The Romance of Biography (Vol 1 of 2) or Memoirs of Women Loved and Celebrated by Poets, from the Days of the Troubadours to the Present Age. 3rd ed. 2 Vols.
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The Romance of Biography (Vol 1 of 2) or Memoirs of Women Loved and Celebrated by Poets, from the Days of the Troubadours to the Present Age. 3rd ed. 2 Vols.

By Mrs. (Anna) Jameson
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  • THE LOVES OF THE POETS.
    • VOL. I.
  • THE ROMANCE OF BIOGRAPHY;
    • OR
    • MEMOIRS OF WOMEN LOVED AND CELEBRATED BY POETS,
      • FROM
      • THE DAYS OF THE TROUBADOURS TO THE PRESENT AGE;
    • THE AUTHOR TO THE READER.
    • CONTENTS
      • OF THE FIRST VOLUME.
    • THE LOVES OF THE POETS.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • A POET'S LOVE.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • LOVES OF THE CLASSIC POETS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER III.
      • THE LOVES OF THE TROUBADOURS.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • THE LOVES OF THE TROUBADOURS CONTINUED.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER V.
      • GUIDO CAVALCANTI AND MANDETTA,
      • CINO DA PISTOJA AND SELVAGGIA.
        • LITERAL TRANSLATION.
        • A MESSER CINO DA PISTOJA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • LAURA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • LAURA AND PETRARCH CONTINUED.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • ON THE LOVE OF DANTE FOR BEATRICE PORTINARI.
        • TRANSLATION.
      • FOOTNOTES:
        • THE WISH.—TO GUIDO CAVALCANTI.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • DANTE AND BEATRICE CONTINUED.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER X.
      • CHAUCER AND PHILIPPA PICARD.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • LORENZO DE' MEDICI AND LUCRETIA DONATI.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • THE FAIR GERALDINE.
        • A COMPLAINT, BY NIGHT, OF A LOVER NOT BELOVED.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • GINEVRA, AND ALESSANDRA STROZZI.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • SPENSER'S ROSALIND AND SPENSER'S ELIZABETH.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • ON THE LOVE OF SHAKSPEARE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • SYDNEY'S STELLA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • COURT AND AGE OF ELIZABETH.
      • DRAYTON, DANIEL, DRUMMOND, &c.
        • A DIANE.
        • EPITAPHE DE MARIE.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • LEONORA D'ESTE.
        • TRANSLATION.
        • TRANSLATION.
        • TRANSLATION.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • MILTON AND LEONORA BARONI.
        • SONNET.
        • SONNET.
      • FOOTNOTES:
        • END OF THE FIRST VOLUME.
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