The Byronic Hero and the Renaissance Hero-Villain: Analogues and Prototypes

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The purpose of this study is to suggest the influence of certain characters in eighteen works by English Renaissance authors upon the Byronic Hero, that composite figure which emerges from Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, the Oriental Tales, the dramas, and some of the shorter poems.

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Howard, Ida Beth August 1973.

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The purpose of this study is to suggest the influence of certain characters in eighteen works by English Renaissance authors upon the Byronic Hero, that composite figure which emerges from Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, the Oriental Tales, the dramas, and some of the shorter poems.

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Howard, Ida Beth. The Byronic Hero and the Renaissance Hero-Villain: Analogues and Prototypes, dissertation, August 1973; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc164619/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .