“The Mower’s Song” is the last of the three Mower Poems that Marvell wrote around 1652 while a tutor to Maria Fairfax at Nunappleton House.
Despite the potential difficulty of the poem’s abstractions, it is the simplest of the Mower Poems in that it is almost …
Prawdzik, Brendan. "The Mower's Song". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 09 August 2015
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