Chapter

Hatred's Double Face

Daniel Karlin

in Browning's Hatreds

Published in print July 1993 | ISBN: 9780198112297
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191670756 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198112297.003.0008
Hatred's Double Face

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Literary Studies (19th Century)

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter discusses Browning's dualism, which has often been remarked upon. Browning can be described as a writer obsessed as much as Blake with contraries, and he sees such contraries as essential to human identity and behaviour. Contraries work through historical time and through personal time, and these contraries are further examined through the excerpts of paired poems found in this chapter.

Keywords: Browning; dualism; writer; Blake; contraries; human identity; behaviour; paired poems

Chapter.  8850 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century)

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.