The Romantics Reviewed: Contemporary Reviews of British Romantic Writers. Part A: The Lake Poets - Volume II
Donald H. Reiman
Routledge, Aug 24, 2017 - Literary Criticism - 485 pages
First published in 1972, this volume contains contemporary British periodical reviews of the Lake Poets, including Wordsworth, Coleridge, Southey and Lamb, in publications from the Edinburgh Review to Variety.
Introductions to each periodical provide brief sketches of each publication as well as names, dates and bibliographical information. Headnotes offer bibliographical data of the reviews and suggested approaches to studying them.
This book will be of interest to those studying the Romantics and English literature.
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To this , it seems obvious to ana different emotion from the love , or grief , or anger , of a clown , fwer , that the arts that aim at exciting admiration and delight , U6 a tradesman , or a market - wench . The things themselves are ...
It is delightful , now and then , to meet with a rugged mountain , or a roaring stream ; but where there is no funny slope , nor fhaded plain , to relieve them -- where all is beetling cliff and yawning abyss , and the landscape ...
Those who can prefer this eternal forcery , to the just and modest representation of human actions and paffions , will probably take more delight in walking among the holly griffins , and yew sphinxes of the city gardener , than in ...
His genius feems naturally to delight in the representation of domestic virtues and pleasures , and the brilliant delineation of oxternal nature . In both these departe ments , he is frequently very : successful ; but he seems to want ...
The two first are the vital and primary springs of poetical delight , and can scarcely require explanation to any one . The last has been alternately overrated and undervalued by the professors of ...
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Donald H. Reiman
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