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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Though they lay claim , we believe , to a creed and a revelation of their own , there can be little doubt , that their doctrines are of German origin , and have been derived from some of the great modern reformers in that country .
From the diligent study of these few originals , we have no doubt that an entire art of poetry may be collected , by the affiftance of which , the very gentle of our readers may soon be qualified to compose a poem as correctly versified ...
The Atyle of our modern poets , is that , no doubt , by which they are most casily distinguished : but their genius has also an internal character ; and the peculiarities of their taite may be discotered , without the assistance of ...
There were times and moods indeed , in which we were led to suspect ourselves of unjustifiable severity , and to doubt , whether a sense of public duty had not carried us rather too far in reprobation of errors , that seemed to be ...
This is , beyond all doubt , the most illegible and unintelligible part of the publication . We can pretend to give no analysis or explanation of it ; -our readers must make what they can of the following extracts .
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