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Eighteenth-Century English Romantic Poetry

by Eric Partridge

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry / Single Author / British & Irish,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8540995M
    ISBN 101428625151
    ISBN 109781428625150

    A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century. By. Henry A. Beers. 0 (0 Reviews) Published: Pages: 0. ); and "the later Middle Age; so that the medieval poetry, centering in Dante, is often opposed to Greek or Roman poetry, as romantic to classical poetry." In Pater's use of the terms, then, classic and romantic do not. English literature - English literature - Swift: Jonathan Swift, who also wrote verse of high quality throughout his career, like Gay favoured octosyllabic couplets and a close mimicry of the movement of colloquial speech. His technical virtuosity allowed him to switch assuredly from poetry of great destructive force to the intricately textured humour of Verses on the Death of .

    It is the definition which Heine gives in his brilliant little book on the Romantic School in Germany.[2] "All the poetry of the Middle Ages," he adds, "has a certain definite character, through which it differs from the poetry of the Greeks and Romans. In reference to this difference, the former is called Romantic, the latter Classic. Laboring-Class Poetry in the Romantic Era. Mahoney, Charles, ed. and introd. A Companion to Romantic Poetry. Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture Chichester, England: Wiley-Blackwell, Print.

    Eighteenth century English romantic poetry (up till the publication of the "Lyrical ballads", ). A History of Eighteenth-Century British Literature is a lively exploration of one of the most diverse and innovative periods in literary history. Capturing the richness and excitement of the era, this book provides extensive coverage of major authors, poets, dramatists, and journalists of the period, such as Dryden, Pope and Swift, while also exploring the works of important writers .


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Currently the definitive text in the field and now available in an expanded third edition, Eighteenth-Century Poetry presents the rich diversity of English poetry from in authoritative texts and with full scholarly annotation. Balanced to reflect current interests and “favorites” (including prominent poets like Finch, Swift, Pope, Montagu, Johnson, Gray, /5(8).

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Agnes.” Alexander Pope takes his readers on a hatred filled epic. A robust. By Dr Oliver Tearle. English Romanticism tends to be dominated by a few names: Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Keats. Here, we’ve tried to strike a balance and offer ten of the very best Romantic poems from English literature, which ensures that these canonical figures are well-represented, while also broadening that canon to include some important but.

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Anticipations of romanticism can be seen in the odes of William Collins, the poems of Thomas Gray, and the Scots lyrics of Robert Burns. The work of William Blake, the first great romantic poet, began late in the 18th cent. Blake is unique: poet. English Romantic poetry from its beginnings and its flowering to the first signs of its decadence.

Nearly all the famous piéces de résistance will be found here - 'Intimations of Immortality', 'The Ancient Mariner', 'The Tyger', excerpts from 'Don Juan' - as well as some less familiar poems.

As far as possible the poets are arranged in chronological order, and their poems Reviews: English Poetry of the Eighteenth Century, is an introduction to its subject and a summation of many of Fairer’s abiding concerns throughout his critical career.

Some of these concerns are made clear by his deliberate rejection of the theories of influence made fashionable in the s and 70s by Harold Bloom and Walter Jackson Bate. Apocalypse and Millennium in English Romantic Poetry 1st Edition by Morton D. Paley (Author) › Visit Amazon's Morton D. Paley Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. English Revolution, catastrophist theory in writers like Thomas Burnet, and the gathering millennial excitement among eighteenth-century Illuminati and the.A list of Famous 18th Century English Poets.

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