Who is Robert Browning?

  • (noun): English poet and husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning noted for his dramatic monologues (1812-1889).
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Robert Browning

Robert Browning (7 May 1812 – 12 December 1889) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made him one of the foremost Victorian poets.

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Robert Browning (disambiguation)
... Robert Browning was an English poet and playwright ... Robert Browning may also refer to Robert Browning (Byzantinist), Scottish professor of Byzantine studies Robert Browning School, French immersion public elementary school Robert X Browning (21st ...
List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
... All Passion Spent Vita Sackville-West Samson Agonistes, John Milton All the King's Men Robert Penn Warren Humpty Dumpty Alone on a Wide, Wide Sea Michael Morpurgo The Rime of the ... Electric Ray Bradbury Leaves of Grass, Walt Whitman I Will Fear No Evil Robert A ... Hands Clapping Dan Rhodes The Pied Piper of Hamelin, Robert Browning Look Homeward, Angel Thomas Wolfe Lycidas, John Milton Look to Windward Iain M ...
Grow Old With Me - Origins and Inspiration
... The song was inspired from two different sources from a poem penned by Robert Browning entitled "Rabbi Ben Ezra" and a song by Lennon's wife Yoko Ono called "Let Me ... Lennon and Ono had for some time admired the poetry of Robert and Elizabeth Browning, and the two songs were purposely written with the couple in mind ... then suggested to him that he should write a Robert Browning piece to accompany it ...
Eugene Lee-Hamilton - Life and Works - Analysis
... The poet draws most especially upon the work of Robert Browning, but he further refines the art of the dramatic monologue ... Like Robert Browning, Lee-Hamilton’s works are concerned with the rougher edges of humanity lust, jealousy, and fear dominate, rather than love ... Lee-Hamilton has an unfortunately greater tendency than Robert Browning towards the morbid and the grotesque ...

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    The world and life’s too big to pass for a dream,
    —Robert Browning (1812–1889)