Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

This set reissues 28 books on Romanticism originally published between 1940 and 2006. Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism provides an outstanding collection of scholarship which explores not only Romantic literature but the Romantic Movement as a whole, including art, philosophy and science.

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    Southey

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Curry

    First published in 1975. Southey first made his reputation, when he was a very young man, as a poet. Although he is now remembered primary for his poetry, this title reveals how he excelled in many other genres as well. Examination of Southey’s life reveals an attractive and humane personality, at…

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  • Tradition and Romanticism: Studies in English Poetry from Chaucer to W. B. Yeats book cover

    Tradition and Romanticism

    Studies in English Poetry from Chaucer to W. B. Yeats, 1st Edition

    By B. Ifor Evans

    First published in 1940. This title examines the tradition of Romantic literature, and the conception of poetry held by poets and critics throughout the centuries. Evans explores the writings of Chaucer, Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Coleridge, up until the modernist movement and the works of W. B.…

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    Romantic Mythologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Fletcher

    First published in 1967. These essays illustrate the movement of ideas in the literary and artistic history of the later part of the nineteenth century. The subjects dealt with are diverse though interrelated. All the contributors exemplify the changing thought of the period from Romanticism,…

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  • Reflections of Revolution: Images of Romanticism book cover

    Reflections of Revolution

    Images of Romanticism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Yarrington, Kelvin Everest

    Reflections of Revolution, first published in 1993, demonstrates the interdisciplinarity that had been emerging from cultural and historical studies. Taking the French Revolution as its focus, the book examines the tremendously diverse and intellectually exciting cultural reactions to the events of…

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  • Immortal Boy: A Portrait of Leigh Hunt book cover

    Immortal Boy

    A Portrait of Leigh Hunt, 1st Edition

    By Ann Blainey

    Ann Blainey’s work, first published in 1985, provides a sensitive study of Leigh Hunt and the literary climate that influenced his life, and fills a large gap in literary biography. Blainey brings a perceptive eye to a generally embittered man whose chaotic life seemed a tragic failure. This title…

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  • European Romanticism: Self-Definition book cover

    European Romanticism

    Self-Definition, 1st Edition

    By Lilian R. Furst

    First published in 1980. This collection of carefully selected extracts from primary texts seeks to show what the Romantics themselves held Romanticism to be. The movement is thus defined in terms of the writers’ own views of their art both in general principle and in practical terms. This title…

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  • Matthew Arnold and the Romantics book cover

    Matthew Arnold and the Romantics

    1st Edition

    By Leon Gottfried

    First published in 1963. Matthew Arnold grew up under the personal as well as literary influence of Wordsworth, when Keats, Shelley, and Byron were dominant poetic forces and Coleridge a seminal thinker on social and religious problems. However, the great Romantics were not always positive…

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  • The Post-Romantics book cover

    The Post-Romantics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Thomas

    The Post-Romantics, first published in 1990, provides a clear, introductory guide to the literary careers and reputations of five major Victorian poets: Tennyson, Browning, Arnold, Swinburne and Clough. Heirs to the Romantics tradition, the predecessors of the moderns. This accessible and…

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  • River of Dissolution: D. H. Lawrence and English Romanticism book cover

    River of Dissolution

    D. H. Lawrence and English Romanticism, 1st Edition

    By Colin Clarke

    First published in 1969. This title concerns itself with the ambivalence of Lawrence’s attitude towards corruption. Clarke demonstrates that Lawrence’s attitude to ‘will’ and to sensational or disintegrative sex is much more equivocal than conceded. At the same time this is a study of Lawrence’s…

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  • The Byronic Teuton: Aspects of German Pessimism 1800-1933 book cover

    The Byronic Teuton

    Aspects of German Pessimism 1800-1933, 1st Edition

    By Cedric Hentschel

    First published in 1940. The Byronic Teuton explores the delineation in German literature, between 1800 and 1933, of certain pessimistic ideas and emotions that were being expressed by writers, artists and academics. This manifestation of negative sentiments was defined by Hentschel as ‘Byronism’.…

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  • The Genevese Background: Studies of Shelley, Francis Danby, Maria Edgeworth, Ruskin, Meredith, and Joseph Conrad in Geneva book cover

    The Genevese Background

    Studies of Shelley, Francis Danby, Maria Edgeworth, Ruskin, Meredith, and Joseph Conrad in Geneva, 1st Edition

    By H. W. Häusermann

    First published in 1952. This title explores the lives of authors during their time in Geneva; including chapters on the Romantic author Mary Shelley, the novelist Joseph Conrad and the critic John Ruskin, amongst many others. This interesting study also includes letters that had previously been…

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  • A Concordance to the Poems of John Keats book cover

    A Concordance to the Poems of John Keats

    1st Edition

    By Michael G. Becker, Robert J. Dilligan, Todd K. Bender

    First published in 1981. A Concordance to the Poems of John Keats intended to provide the user with a volume suitable to the varying and increasingly specialised interests of scholarship. This title offers a high degree of inclusiveness that attends to the poems and plays, the emended and…

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  • Romantic Bards and British Reviewers: A Selected Edition of Contemporary Reviews of the Works of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Keats and Shelley book cover

    Romantic Bards and British Reviewers

    A Selected Edition of Contemporary Reviews of the Works of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Keats and Shelley, 1st Edition

    Edited by John O. Hayden

    First published in 1971. This collection of contemporary reviews of the five major English Romantic poets – Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Keats and Shelley – makes available the critical documents of a great period of literature and literary reviewing. Professor Hayden has selected sixty-eight…

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  • The Romantic Reviewers: 1802-1824 book cover

    The Romantic Reviewers

    1802-1824, 1st Edition

    Edited by John O. Hayden

    First published in 1969. This study of literary reviewing in the early nineteenth century is concerned with contemporary criticism of the works of the major Romantic poets – Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley and Keats – and of seven other notable Romantic writers including Hazlitt, Lamb and…

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  • Beyond Romanticism: New Approaches to Texts and Contexts 1780-1832 book cover

    Beyond Romanticism

    New Approaches to Texts and Contexts 1780-1832, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Copley, John Whale

    First published in 1992. Beyond Romanticism represents a substantial challenge to traditional views of the Romantic period and provides a sustained critique of ‘Romantic ideology’. The debates with which it engages had previously been under-represented in the study of Romanticism, where the claims…

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  • Romanticism and Ideology: Studies in English Writing 1765-1830 book cover

    Romanticism and Ideology

    Studies in English Writing 1765-1830, 1st Edition

    By David Aers, Jonathan Cook, David Punter

    First published in 1981.The primary purpose of this book is to serve as an introduction to writing in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. In addition to major Romantic poets – Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge and Shelly – the authors discuss writers such as Austen, Hazlitt and Burke,…

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  • The Romantic Movement book cover

    The Romantic Movement

    1st Edition

    By Alan Menhennet

    First published in 1981. This study concentrates on the exponents of the central period of German Romanticism, regarding as characteristic the mode in which the poet’s self becomes active only in response to external stimuli, most notably those of landscape. The author traces the main strands of…

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  • The Victorian Romantics 1850-70: The Early Work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, Burne-Jones, Swinburne, Simeon Solomon and their Associates book cover

    The Victorian Romantics 1850-70

    The Early Work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, Burne-Jones, Swinburne, Simeon Solomon and their Associates, 1st Edition

    By T. Earle Welby

    First published in 1929. This title explores the early work of five Victorian Romantics; Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, Edward Burne Jones, Algernon Charles Swinburne, and Simeon Solomon, and exhibits them at or soon after the moment of entry into the movement. This title will be of…

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  • Poetry of the Romantic Period book cover

    Poetry of the Romantic Period

    1st Edition

    By J. R. de J. Jackson

    First published in 1980. This title provides a critical and historical account of poetry written between 1780 and 1835. The author has been especially concerned to place the great poems and poets of the age in the context of the conventions and traditions in which they wrote, offering new…

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  • Romanticism: Critical Essays in American Literature book cover

    Romanticism

    Critical Essays in American Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Barbour, Thomas Quirk

    First published in 1986. This outstanding collection of major essays by some of America’s finest literary scholars and critics provides students of American literature with a unique perspective of America’s Romantic literature. Some of these essays make connections between authors or define…

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  • The Romantic Poets book cover

    The Romantic Poets

    1st Edition

    By Graham Hough

    First published in 1953. At its best, Romantic poetry combined the creative freedom of a dream with some of the deepest facts of human experience. In this critical survey, Professor Hough examines individually the poetry of Gray, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley and Keats. He sets their work…

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  • The Romantics book cover

    The Romantics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Prickett

    First published in 1981. This book aims to show Romanticism as a response to certain questions – in literature, art, religion, philosophy and politics – that were being asked increasingly towards the end of the eighteenth century. The essays focus on growth and change (in society and the individual…

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  • Radical Sensibility: Literature and Ideas in the 1790s book cover

    Radical Sensibility

    Literature and Ideas in the 1790s, 1st Edition

    By Chris Jones

    First published in 1993. Radical Sensibility provides a detailed account of the interrelations of literature, ideas and history in the eighteenth century’s Revolutionary decade. The book traces a continuity of ideas from Shaftesbury to Godwin and Wollstonecraft, and sets it beside a conservative…

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  • The Farthing Poet: A Biography of Richard Hengist Horne 1802-84: A Lesser Literary Lion book cover

    The Farthing Poet

    A Biography of Richard Hengist Horne 1802-84: A Lesser Literary Lion, 1st Edition

    By Ann Blainey

    First published in 1968. Richard Hengist Horne, virtually unknown today, was one of the more extraordinary figures of the nineteenth century literary scene. The author of an epic poem Orion was acclaimed a work of genius by almost every English critic. His voluminous literary output is for the most…

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  • Romantic Science and the Experience of Self: Transatlantic Crosscurrents from William James to Oliver Sacks book cover

    Romantic Science and the Experience of Self

    Transatlantic Crosscurrents from William James to Oliver Sacks, 1st Edition

    By Martin Halliwell

    First published in 1999, this engaging interdisciplinary study of romantic science focuses on the work of five influential figures in twentieth-century transatlantic intellectual history. In this book, Martin Halliwell constructs an innovative tradition of romantic science by indicating points of…

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  • Romanticism: Comparative Discourses book cover

    Romanticism

    Comparative Discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Larry Peer, Diane Hoeveler

    First published in 2006. Exploring how discourse is figured in the texts of key European Romantic authors such as Wackenroder, Coleridge, Byron and Hugo, this volume offers nuanced readings of the under-explored syntactic, semantic, and ideological structures of Romantic works. Rather than…

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  • Romanticism, Hermeneutics and the Crisis of the Human Sciences book cover

    Romanticism, Hermeneutics and the Crisis of the Human Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Scott Masson

    First published in 2004. This study begins by surveying the field of modern hermeneutics. Noting its repeated crisis of self-legitimisation, it traces these to circular beliefs bequeathed by Romanticism that human nature is self-begetting, and can thus be known intimately and autonomously. After…

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  • Science in the Romantic Era book cover

    Science in the Romantic Era

    1st Edition

    By David Knight

    First published in 1998. The Romantic Era was a time when society, religion and other beliefs, and science were all in flux. The idea that the universe was a great clock, and that men were little clocks, all built by a divine watchmaker, was giving way to a more dynamic and pantheistic way of…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set reissues 28 books on Romanticism originally published between 1940 and 2006. Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism provides an outstanding collection of scholarship which explores not only Romantic literature but the Romantic Movement as a whole, including art, philosophy and science.…

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