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Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Comprehensive information about Elizabeth Barrett Browning including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. A celebrated Romantic English poet of the Victorian era, Elizabeth Barrett Browning is still one of the most influential figures within English poetry. This educational Elizabeth Barrett Browning resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left No man can be called friendless when he has God and the companionship of good books. Quote Right
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Quote Left The works of women are symbolical. We sew, sew, prick our fingers, dull our sight, Producing what? A pair of slippers, sir, To put on when you Quote Right
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Quote Left Books, books, books had found the secret of a garret-room piled high with cases in my father's name; Piled high, packed large, --where, creeping in and out among the giant fossils of my past, like some small nimble mouse between the ribs of a mastodon, I nibbled here and there at this or that box, pulling through the gap, in heats of terror, haste, victorious joy, the first book first. And how I felt it beat under my pillow, in the morning's dark. An hour before the sun would let me read! My books! Quote Right
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Quote Left Eve is a twofold mystery. Quote Right
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Quote Left Measure not the work until the day's out and the labor done. Quote Right
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