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Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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A celebrated Romantic English poet of the Victorian era, Elizabeth Barrett Browning is still one of the most influential figures within English poetry.


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Quote Left It is not merely the likeness which is precious... but the association and the sense of nearness involved in the thing... the fact of the very shadow of the person lying there fixed forever! It is the very sanctification of portraits I think -- and it is not at all monstrous in me to say that I would rather have such a memorial of one I dearly loved, than the noblest Artist's work ever produced. Quote Right
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Quote Left And lips say God be pitiful, who never said, God be praised. Quote Right
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Quote Left Books succeed, and lives fail. Quote Right
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Quote Left Let no one till his death be called unhappy. Measure not the work until the day's out and the labor done. Quote Right
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Quote Left Best be yourself, imperial, plain and true Quote Right
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