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Lord Byron Biography

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"[A]ll I have yet written has been for women-kind," the poet Lord Byron told some friends one day as the men were out riding. "You must wait until I am forty, their influence will then die a natural death, and I will show the men what I can do." Whatever the personal circumstances of the poet, there is no denying that Byron's poetry remains among the most lyrical and the most moving in the English language.


Cambridge & Poetry

The Real Childe Harold

Fame & Scandal


Exile & Death



Major Works

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