The Romantic Poetess: European Culture, Politics, and Gender, 1820-1840 / Edition 1

The Romantic Poetess: European Culture, Politics, and Gender, 1820-1840 / Edition 1

by Patrick Vincent
     
 

An elegant and provocative study of the literary and political effects of the work of romantic poetesses in England, France, and Russia.See more details below

Overview

An elegant and provocative study of the literary and political effects of the work of romantic poetesses in England, France, and Russia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781584654315
Publisher:
University of New Hampshire Press
Publication date:
10/22/2004
Series:
Becoming Modern: New Nineteenth-Century Studies
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.87(d)

Meet the Author

PATRICK H. VINCENT holds the chair in English and American Literature at the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

Table of Contents

Suffering Heroines: Germaine de Stael's Politics of the Feminine
Last Songs: The Romantic Poetess and the Elegy
First Last Songs: The Public Voice of Sentiment
Altogether Foreign Monsters? Women and Cosmopolitanism in the Romantic Age
A Continent of Corinnes: Poems on Corinne Italy and Exhile
From Salon to Annual
The Poetess in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
Burying the Poetess: Disenchantment Poems Death Elegies Posthumous Reviews and Obituaries
Conclusion
Appendix A. Biographical Dictionary
Appendix B. The Last Song of Corinne
Notes
Works Cited
Index

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