Donald Low's collection contains Byron's most subversive, spirited and playful poetry as well as his outspoken prose. With helpful and informative annotation and a full bibliography this is an essential study aid for students.
Introduction. Note on the text. LyricsDestruction of Sennacherib, Sonnet on Chillon, Prometheus, Epistle to Augusta, Darkness, Verses sent in a letter from Venice to Thomas Moore, So We'll Go No More A-Roving, Stanzas, On This Day I Complete My Thirty-Sixth Year, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage - Canto 3, Beppo, Mazeppa, Don Juan - Cantos 1-2, The Vision of Judgment. Prose: Speeches: 1) Framework Bill 2) Roman Catholic Emancipation, Alpine Journal 1816, Byron's Views on Don Juan, and on Poets. Critical Commentary. Notes. Bibliography.