Poetic Occasion From Milton To Wordsworth (Early Modern Literature in History)

Poetic Occasion From Milton To Wordsworth (Early Modern Literature in History)

John Dolan


This e-book takes a brand new method of the evolution of the fashionable English Lyric, emphasizing the best way a number of generations of poets, reacting to post-Reformation readers' dislike for invented poetic narratives, competed for the suitable to commemorate vital public events and slowly extended the variety for applicable celebration. The publication demonstrates that many primary positive factors of a regular sleek lyric truly advanced as responses to the restrictions of occasional poetry.

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