Detail the important political events, as well as personal events that occurred in Robert Browning's Life that might have influenced his work, specifically My Last Dutchess, The Bishop Orders His Tomb at Saint Praxed's Church, and Andrea del Sarto.
The dates of My Last Dutchess, The Bishop Orders His Tomb at Saint Praxed's Church, and Andrea del Sarto.
Which recieves a slight critism, and the experience puts him off "writing confessional writings."
A play, it didn't do very well, be he tried to write plays for the next decade anyways.
A collection of monologues, did about as well as his plays.
A volume of poetry
Personal Events that occurred in Robert Browning's Life, such as marriage, deaths in the family, important meetings.
574 letters between them.
Historical Events that happened during Robert Browning's Life, such as laws passed, protests, new leadership.
George, Prince of Wales acts as regent for King George the 3rd as he was "incurably insane."
Taking of the Sacrament was no longer required to hold office.
Roman Catholics became less restricted.
Increased the number of people permitted to vote by redistricting.
Called for suffrage for every man over 21; an anonymous ballot; no property requirement for nomination; payment for members of parliament; equal districts; and annual elections. These demands were not met for a very long time.
Copyright was now held for at least 42 years, or the authors life plus 7, whichever was more.
Cereals could be imported cheaper, and English farmers became poorer.
Many nations underwent revolutions in this year, it was practically a fad. It was too mainstream for Britain though.
A collection of poets and artists that rejected changes in art and poetry since Raphael and Michelangelo. Neither of the Brownings were among them.
Tennyson replaces Wordsworth as the Poet Laureate.
The first World's Fair.
Divorce is now easier and marriage is contract based.
AKA India's First War for Independence
Italy is now one country.
Increased the number of people permitted to vote.
Married women can now keep the wages they earn.
Married women are now a separate legal entity capable of owning and selling their own property.