John Earl of Rochester Wilmot Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Vieth, David. Rochester Studies, 1925-1982: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland, 1984, 174 p.

Annotated bibliography of most important critical works on Rochester from 1925 to 1982; includes an introduction that surveys the trends in Rochester studies since 1680.


Adlard, John, ed., The Debt to Pleasure: John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester in the Eyes of His Contemporaries and in His Own Poetry and Prose. Manchester, UK: Carcanet, 1974, 141 p.

Composite biography of Rochester made up of comments made by his contemporaries as well as his own poetry and prose,...

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