After Blenheim -the Battle of Blenheim

After Blenheim

by Robert Southey

In which three ways has the battle been described?

QuestionsIn which three ways has the battle been described?
Nakib hassan sarkar asked 4 years ago

What terms have the characters used to describe the Battle of Blenheim in Robert Southey’s poem?

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Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 4 years ago

In the poem ‘After Blenheim’, old Kasper has used three terms to describe the battle: ‘a great victory’, ‘a famous victory’ and a ‘great fight’.

But, his granddaughter Wilhelmine terms it as ‘a very wicked thing’.

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