Lucid Veil

Lucid Veil

by W. David Shaw
     
 

The Lucid Veil is conceived as a sequel to The Mirror and the Lamp by M.H. Abrams. It gives a comprehensive account of the philosophic background of Victorian poetics. It is the first study to attempt to relate the theory and practice of poetry in the Victorian period to changing axioms of knowledge and perception. it will become a major work of reference and a new… See more details below

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The Lucid Veil is conceived as a sequel to The Mirror and the Lamp by M.H. Abrams. It gives a comprehensive account of the philosophic background of Victorian poetics. It is the first study to attempt to relate the theory and practice of poetry in the Victorian period to changing axioms of knowledge and perception. it will become a major work of reference and a new point of departure in the study of Victorian thought, philosophy, language and poetry.

The author is Professor of English at Victoria College, University of Toronto.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780485112931
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
12/01/2000
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

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