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  • Perceval/Parzival

    A Casebook

    Edited by Arthur Groos, Norris J. Lacy

    This volume in the Arthurian Characters and Themes series treats the fascinating character of Perceval, the naive and flawed but gifted youth who becomes the Grail hero in some texts and yet is eclipsed in others by Galahad. Also includes eight musical examples.…

    Paperback – 2016-04-30 
    Routledge
    Arthurian Characters and Themes

  • Routledge Library Editions: Lord Byron

    By Various

    This set reissues 7 books on the Romantic poet Lord Byron originally published between 1957 and 2005. The volumes examine Byron’s poetry, his poetic development, and his social and private life. Lord Byron’s epic satiric poem Don Juan is examined by some of the leading scholars of Romanticism.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Byron

  • The Gothic's Gothic

    Study Aids to the Tradition of The Tale of Terror

    By Benjamin Franklin Fisher IV

    First published in 1988, this book aims to provide keys to the study of Gothicism in British and American literature. It gathers together much material that had not been cited in previous works of this kind and secondary works relevant to literary Gothicism — biographies, memoirs and graphic arts.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

    By Various

    This set reissues 4 books on Victorian poetry originally published between 1966 and 2003. The volumes focus predominantly on the works of Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. This set will be of particular interest to students of English literature.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Poetry

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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,…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

  • The Post-Romantics

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Romanticism

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