The Ballad of Reading Gaol was written in exile in France. The poem narrates the execution of Wooldridge; it moves from an objective story-telling to symbolic identification with the prisoners as a whole, highlighting the brutalisation of the punishment that all convicts share.
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|Size: ||9.3 MB|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781911144892 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Copying:||of 30 selections allowed|
|Printing:||of 30 pages allowed|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|