Mary Blachford Tighe

Mary Blachford Tighe

The Irish Psyche

eBook - 2011
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The Irish writer, Mary Blachford Tighe (1772-1810), is best known as author of the Spenserian epic Psyche; or, the Legend of Love, first printed privately in 1805. A year after her death, her literary reputation was firmly established when Longmans published Psyche, with Other Poems (1811), a collection that proved so popular that by 1816 it was in its fifth edition. Throughout the nineteenth century Tighe's popularity endured, but for much of the twentieth, Tighe, like many other women write ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2011
ISBN: 9781283436212
Characteristics: 1 online resource (261 pages)


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