The Cambridge Companion to British Romanticism

The Cambridge Companion to British Romanticism

by Stuart Curran
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521421934

ISBN-13: 9780521421935

Pub. Date: 01/30/1993

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Eleven original essays provide readers with access to the historical roots, intellectual ferment and cultural range of British Romanticism. A chronology of major publications and events, as well as an extensive guide to further reading is included.

Overview

Eleven original essays provide readers with access to the historical roots, intellectual ferment and cultural range of British Romanticism. A chronology of major publications and events, as well as an extensive guide to further reading is included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521421935
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/30/1993
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
311
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

List of illustrations vii

List of contributors ix

Preface xi

Chronology xiii

1 Romanticism and the "schools" of criticism and theory Jerrold E. Hogle 1

2 Romanticism and Enlightenment Marshall Brown 34

3 Poetry in an age of revolution P. M. S. Dawson 56

4 German Romantic Idealism Peter Thorslev 82

5 Romanticism and language William Keach 103

6 Culture's medium: the role of the Review Marilyn Butler 127

7 Publishing and the provinces in Romantic-era Britain Stephen C. Behrendt 153

8 Women readers, women writers Stuart Curran 169

9 Romantic fiction Gary Kelly 187

10 Romantic poetry: why and wherefore? Stuart Curran 209

11 The sister arts in British Romanticism Morris Eaves 229

Guide to further reading 262

Index 275

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