The Cambridge History of English Romantic Literature (The New Cambridge History of English Literature)

The Cambridge History of English Romantic Literature (The New Cambridge History of English Literature)


The Romantic interval was once probably the most artistic, excessive and turbulent classes of English literature, an age marked by way of revolution, response, and reform in politics, and by way of the discovery of resourceful literature in its distinctively glossy shape. This background provides a fascinating account of six a long time of literary creation round the flip of the 19th century. Reflecting the main updated study, the essays are designed either to supply a story of Romantic literature, and to supply new and stimulating readings of the foremost texts. One crew of essays addresses a few of the destinations of literary job - either in England and, as writers built their pursuits in shuttle and international cultures, internationally. A moment set of essays lines how texts spoke back to nice ancient and social swap. With a entire bibliography, timeline and index, this quantity might be a huge source for learn and instructing within the box.

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