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Andrew Marvell (1) [1621–1678]

This page covers the author of The Complete Poems.

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Andrew Marvell was born on March 31, 1621 at Winestead-in-Holderness, Yorkshire. He graduated from Cambridge University in 1638. He acted as the tutor of the daughter of the Lord General of parliamentary forces and of Oliver Cromwell's ward. Marvell was also John Milton's assistant. Marvell's best known poem is "To His Coy Mistress." Under false names, he wrote numerous political and religious satires. Andrew Marvell died on August 16, 1678, the circumstances of his death questionable. Some claim that he died of an accidental medical overdose while others feel that he was poisoned by his enemies. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Poems of Andrew Marvell 94 copies, 1 review
The Poems of Andrew Marvell 42 copies, 1 review
Selected poetry 36 copies
The Garden & Other Poems 36 copies, 1 review
Andrew Marvell 15 copies
Poems of Andrew Marvell 11 copies, 1 review
Five Poems 5 copies, 1 review
Satires 3 copies
Some poems 2 copies
Poetry 1 copy
The Metaphysical Poets (Contributor) 863 copies
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 856 copies, 7 reviews
The Nation's Favourite Poems (some editions) 581 copies, 7 reviews
Seventeenth-Century Prose and Poetry (Author, some editions) 196 copies, 2 reviews
The Norton Book of Travel (Contributor) 106 copies, 1 review
The Standard Book of British and American Verse (Contributor) 99 copies, 1 review
Faber Book of Ballads (Contributor) 47 copies, 1 review
The Faber Book of Gardens (Contributor) 40 copies, 2 reviews
Poems of Faith (Contributor) 38 copies, 1 review
Men and Women: The Poetry of Love (Contributor) 7 copies
Enter at Your Own Risk: The End Is the Beginning (Contributor) 7 copies, 3 reviews
Poetry anthology (Contributor, some editions) 6 copies
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