The Life of Andrew Marvell
THE LIFE OF ANDREW MARVELL
A biography of the seventeenth century poet and politician, Andrew Marvell, published in 1999 by Little, Brown.
‘Nicholas Murray persuasively conveys the perpetual alertness of the man and his work’ – Eric Griffiths, The Evening Standard
‘A quietly judicious, thoughtful account: fair, absorbing, unpartisan’ – Michael Glover, Independent on Sunday
‘Had we but world enough and time
This coyness lady were no crime…’
~From Marvell’s To his coy mistres