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  • Postcolonial Literature and Challenges for the New Millennium

    Edited by Lucienne Loh, Malcolm Sen

    This volume brings together an international range of postcolonial scholars to explore four distinct themes which are inherently interconnected within the globalised landscape of the early 21st century: China, Islamic fundamentalism, civil war and environmentalism. Through close-reading a range of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Ecocritical Approaches to Modernist Poetry

    The Nature of Modernism in Edward Thomas, T. S. Eliot, Edith Sitwell and Charlotte Mew

    By Elizabeth Harris

    This books presents the first extended study of the relationship between British modernist poetry and the environment. Challenging reductive associations of modernism as predominantly anthropocentric in character and urban in focus, the book’s central argument is that within British modernist…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • The Complete Poems of Shakespeare

    Edited by Cathy Shrank, Raphael Lyne

    Although best known for his plays, William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was also a poet who achieved extraordinary depth and variety in only a few key works. This edition of his poetry provides detailed notes, commentary and appendices resulting in an academically thorough and equally accessible…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Longman Annotated English Poets

  • Routledge Revivals: Gulliver and the Gentle Reader (1991)

    Studies in Swift and Our Time

    By C J Rawson

    Originally published in 1991, Gulliver and the Gentle Reader critically examines the writing of Jonathan Swift. The book is predominately concerned with what Rawson coins ‘the "unofficial" energies’ which work below the surface of Swift’s conscious themes. Alongside this discussion, Rawson provides…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Southey

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Tradition and Romanticism

    Studies in English Poetry from Chaucer to W. B. Yeats

    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.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Romantic Mythologies

    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,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Reflections of Revolution

    Images of Romanticism

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Immortal Boy

    A Portrait of Leigh Hunt

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • European Romanticism

    Self-Definition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • Matthew Arnold and the Romantics

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

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