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Robert Browning


Robert Browning is admired for his dramatic monologues.
  English poet and husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning noted for his dramatic monologues (1812-1889)
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  • Robert Browning is admired for his dramatic monologues.
  • When she looked thus, only God and Robert Browning knew what she was likely to say.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • (Aside—did you know that Robert Browning’s first book of poems didn’t sell one copy?
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • He was undecided about the lines from Robert Browning, for he feared they would be above the heads of his hearers.
    James Joyce  --  Dubliners

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  • All this kept her very busy, and she had not had time to do more than look at the little vellum book that Archer had sent her the week before (the "Sonnets from the Portuguese"); but she was learning by heart "How they brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix," because it was one of the first things he had ever read to her; and it amused her to be able to tell him that Kate Merry had never even heard of a poet called Robert Browning.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • That poem was "Childe Roland," by Robert Browning.
    Stephen King  --  The Gunslinger
  • Robert Browning, De Gustibus
    Richard Adams  --  Watership Down
  • Sometimes, at hotels of ill-repute, he would register, with dark buried glee, as "Robert Browning,"
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • ROBERT BROWNING, The Ring and the Book, 1869.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • When, in the very nick Of giving up, one time more, came a click As when a trap shuts — you’re inside the den! — ROBERT BROWNING, " ’Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came,’ " 1855.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace

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  • The power of the night, the press of the storm,
    The post of the foe;
    Where he stands, the Arch Fear in a visible form,
    Yet, the strong man must go.
    Robert Browning, Prospice
    "Sooner or later, everything leaks out and animals get to hear what others think about them.
    Richard Adams  --  Watership Down
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Robert Browning [8] , Elizabeth Barrett Browning [9] , John Keats [4] , Alexander Pope [7] , Dylan Thomas [7] , Percy Bysshe Shelley [7] , William Blake [7] , Lord Byron [8] , Matthew Arnold [8] , Tennyson [8] , Elizabeth Barrett Browning [9] , William Wordsworth [9]
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