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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... very happy effect upon those readers to whom they have the recommendation of novelty . The qualities of style and imagery , however , form but a small part of the characteristics by which a literary faction is to be diftinguished .
Another source of beauty , which extends only to the more instructed class of readers , is that which con fists in the judicious or happy application of expressions which have been fanctified by the use of famous writers , or which bear ...
... Others roam about the sea ; Build who will a pyramid ; Praise it is enough for me , If there be but three or four Who will love my little flower . ' I. 30 . After this come some more manly lines on . The Character of the Happy ...
Happy day , and mighty hous , When our Shepherd , in his power , Maild and hors'd , with lance and sword , To his ancestors restored , Like a reappearing flar , Like a glory from afar , Fut Mall head the flock of war !
He was borni , we are happy to find , in Scotland — among the hills of Athol ; and his mother , after his father's death , married the parish school master - so that he was taught his letters betimes : But then , as it is here set forth ...
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