November 27, 2020

New Digital Collection: The Love Letters of Barrett, Browning Go Online

From the AP (via SeattlePI.com) “I love your verses with all my heart, dear Miss Barrett …” So begins the first love letter to 19th-century poet Elizabeth Barrett from her future husband, fellow poet Robert Browning. Their 573 love letters, which capture their courtship, their blossoming love and their forbidden marriage, have long fascinated scholars and […]