John Wilmot 2nd Earl of Rochester Essays
Libertinism in Restoration Poetry: Aphra Behn and Lord Rochester College
The Poems of Lord Rochester
‘Woman, a pleasing but a short-lived flow’r,/ Too soft for business and too weak for pow’r:/ A wife in bondage, or a neglected maid;/ Despised, if ugly; if she’s fair, betrayed.’(MARY LEAPOR) Trinity 2017.
Mary Leapor draws upon the notion of...