Idleness, Contemplation and the Aesthetic, 1750?1830

Idleness, Contemplation and the Aesthetic, 1750?1830

by Richard Adelman


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107449176
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/02/2014
Series: Cambridge Studies in Romanticism , #89
Pages: 218
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.47(d)

About the Author

Richard Adelman is Lecturer in English at the University of Dundee.

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. The division of labour; 2. Utilitarian education and aesthetic education; 3. Cowper, Coleridge and Wollstonecraft; 4. Coleridge's pantisocracy, biographia and church and state; Conclusion; Epilogue: Wordsworth and Kingsley.

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