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- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95
First published in 1979, this book provides thorough a guide through Coleridge?s diverse body of work, looking not just his poetry but also his literary criticism and theories, plays, political journalism and theory, and writings on religion and philosophy. The author is careful to avoid emphasising one aspect of his work over another and consequently... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95
First published in 1962, this book reveals unexpected complexity or equivocation in Wordsworth?s use of certain key words, particularly ?image?, ?form? and ?shape?. The author endeavours to show that this complexity is related to the poet?s awareness of the ambiguity of the perceptual process. Numerous passages from The Prelude and other poems are... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1979; Not Available
Selections from Coleridge's works including The Friend , Essays on His Own Times , Aids to Reflection , the Statesman's Manual, Confessions of an Inquiring Spirit , and Table Talk , and from other lesser known works are arranged by topic. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 110.00
To better understand and contextualise the twilight of the Gothic genre during the 1920s and 1830s, The History of Gothic Publishing, 1800-1835: Exhuming the Trade examines the disreputable aspects of the Gothic trade from its horrid bluebooks to the desperate hack writers who created the short tales of terror. From the Gothic publishers to the circulating... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 100.00
This new collection of essays by major scholars in the field looks at the ways in which cross-fertilization has taken place in Gothic writing from France, Germany, Britain and America over the last 200 years, and argues that Gothic writing reflects international exchanges in theme and form. more...
- Liverpool University Press 2006; US$ 80.00
Victorian literature is rife with scenes of madness, with mental disorder functioning as everything from a simple plot device to a commentary on the foundations of Victorian society. But while madness in Victorian fiction has been much studied, most scholarship has focused on the portrayal of madness in women; male mental disorder in the period has... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 105.00
This innovative and ground-breaking study explores the complex relationship between linguistic theory and literature during the Romantic period, focusing particularly on William Hazlitt's writings about linguistic theory and also†considering†figures such as†Leigh Hunt, Percy Shelley, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Thomas De Quincey. more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 138.07
The Romantic mode and representations of emotion would seem to be a perfect fit. By focusing on the esthetics of emotions, their genre-typical enactments and representation in the works of Arnim, GŁnderrode, Goethe, Heine, Hoffmann, Schiller, Tieck and others, the book presents a broad-based examination of this interaction. The articles... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2010; US$ 12.99
The enchanting true story of Stephenie Meyer, the Queen of Twilight. On 2 June, 2003, Stephenie Meyer had a dream that would change her life forever. She dreamt of a young girl and her sparkling vampire lover lying in a field, and that dream became Twilight. Now, her vampire romance novels have become a publishing phenomenon, selling over 70 million... more...
- Lexington Books 2007; US$ 36.99
Claudia Moscovici asserts in Romanticism and Postromanticism that the Romantic heritage, far from being important only in a historical sense, has philosophical relevance and value for contemporary art and culture. With an emphasis on artistic tradition as a continuing source of inspiration and innovation, she touches upon each main branch of philosophy:... more...