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So Idle a Rogue The Life and Death of Lord Rochester by Jeremy Lamb
  

So Idle a Rogue The Life and Death of Lord Rochester

Synopsis

So Idle a Rogue The Life and Death of Lord Rochester by Jeremy Lamb

The name of John Wilmot, second earl of Rochester, is synonymous with excess. In this biography, Jeremy Lamb examines time the nature of Rochesters alcoholism and its implications for the man and his poetry.

About the Author

Jeremy Lamb was a brilliant young historian who dedicated himself absolutely to research and writing. Several older historians wrote in to express their admiration for the book when it was first published.

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Publication date

1st June 2005

Author

Jeremy Lamb

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Publisher

Sutton Publishing Ltd an imprint of The History Press Ltd

Format

Paperback
304 pages

Categories

Biography: general
Literary studies: poetry & poets
Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800

ISBN

9780750939133

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