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A concordance to The complete poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester

by John F. Moehlmann

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Published by Whitston Pub. Co. in Troy, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680 -- Concordances.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby John F. Moehlmann.
    ContributionsRochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3669.R2 A79 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4749286M
    ISBN 100878751645
    LC Control Number78069872
    OCLC/WorldCa4715255

    Future references to this edition of Wilmot's poems will be given in the text, fol-lowing the initials CL. For ease in locating the poems in a modern edition, citations in the text will also include page references to David M. Vieth, ed., The Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (New Haven and London: Yale Univ. Press, ). Get this from a library! The complete poems of John Wilmot, earl of Rochester.. [John Wilmot Rochester, Earl of; David M Vieth].

    The 2nd Earl of Rochester (John Wilmot) is one of our greatest love poets in the English language. He and his work have been neglected in previous times because of the debauched lifestyle he had led and what was once perceived as the obscene nature of some of his poetry/5. John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II. One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in (with a dramatic deathbed renunciation of his atheism) at the age of thirty-three/5(15).

    Looking for books by John Wilmot? See all books authored by John Wilmot, including The New Penguin Book of Love Poetry, and The Complete Poems of John Wilmot, the Earl of Rochester, and more on John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester (), was a leading member of the group of `court wits' surrounding Charles II. One of the wittiest and most sexually explicit poets in English, his poems circulated principally in manuscript, which makes the tracing of their transmissional history a .


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BookReview The complete poems of #JohnWilmot, Earl of Rochester. Every age has its hedonists, its voluptuaries and its debauchees. During the English restoration period in the 17th century few fit these labels as well as John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester/5(8).

The Complete Poems. The 2nd Earl of Rochester, John Wilmot, was an english libertine and close friend of King Charles II. Known as one of the greatest poets of the Restoration, he wrote and published popular satirical and bawdy poetry/5.

The debt to pleasure: John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, in the eyes of his contemporaries and in his own poetry and prose / edited by John Adlard. John F. Moehlmann, A Concordance to the Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (Troy, N.Y.: Whitston, ).

John D. Patterson, "Rochester's Second Bottle: Attitudes to Drink and Drinking in the Works of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester," Restoration: Studies in English Literary Culture,5 (Spring ): Author: John Wilmot Earl of Rochester,Paul Davis; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: X Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Contributing to our understanding of Ovid, Milton, and more broadly the transmission and transformation of classical traditions, this book examines the ways in which Milton drew on Ovid's oeuvre, and argues that Ovid's.

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Building on the strength of Keith Walker’s acclaimed The Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (), leading scholar Nicholas Fisher presents a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the work of one the greatest Restoration wits.

John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II. One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in (with a dramatic deathbed renunciation of his atheism) at the age of thirty-three.5/5(1).

Nota bene: Most of Rochester's poems were intended for a coterie audience, and were not prepared for publication; other poems found their way to poetic miscellanies. In order to establish better order and categorization on this page, I have used the structure created by Harold Love for his definitive edition of The Works of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, OUP Fred Tarr (2/28/ AM).

at the behest of the royal society of kentucky outcasts and ecclesiastical scoundrels, let me inform the board at poem hunter that the true identity of Lord John Wilmot is none other than Joe Green, a Shakesperian scholar currently living residing in Minneapolis and wont to great excesses of debauchery visited upon his family with stupendous frequency and.

Get this from a library. A concordance to The complete poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. [John F Moehlmann; John Wilmot Rochester, Earl of]. John Wilmot(1 April – 26 July ) John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, styled Viscount Wilmot between andwas an English Libertine poet, a friend of King Charles II, and the writer of much satirical and bawdy poetry.

He was the toast of the Restoration court and a patron of the arts. He married an heiress, Elizabeth Malet. Despite being an earl, Rochester is very nearly a major poet.

His poems and letters were torn up by a zealous mother after his death, bent on destroying anything obscene or scandalous. Book Description: John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II.

One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in (with a dramatic deathbed renunciation of his atheism) at the age of thirty-three. The complete poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester / by: Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, Published: () The poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester / by: Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, Published: ().

John Wilmot, 2nd earl of Rochester, (born April 1,Ditchley Manor House, Oxfordshire, Eng.—died JWoodstock, Eng.), court wit and poet who helped establish English satiric poetry.

Wilmot succeeded his father to the earldom inand he received his M.A. at Oxford in Charles II, probably out of gratitude to the 1st earl, who had helped him to escape after the.

Buy The Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester 1st Edition by Rochester, John Wilmot, Vieth, David M. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(17).

The Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, ed. David M. Vieth (New Haven & London, ; reprinted ). Vieth, Attribution David M. Vieth, Attribution in Restoration Poetry: A Study of Rochester's ‘Poems’ of (New Haven & London, ). John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II.

One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in (with a dramatic deathbed renunciation of his atheism) at the age of thirty-three.

Complete Poems of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester by Earl Rochester; John Wilmot A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. By John Wilmot Earl of Rochester About this Poet John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester and Baron of Adderbury in England, Viscount Athlone in Ireland, infamous in his time for his life and works and admired for his deathbed performance, was the cynosure of the libertine wits of Restoration England.

John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II. One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in (with a dramatic deathbed renunciation of his atheism) at the age of thirty-three/5().

John Wilmot, the notorious Earl of Rochester, was the darling of the polished, profligate court of Charles II. One of the finest poets of the Restoration, patron to important playwrights, model for countless witty young rakes in Restoration comedies, he lived a full but short life, dying in Author: Earl of Rochester.