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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In the beginning of the story , too , the magicians are quite at a loss where to look for him ; and Abdaldar only discovers him by accident , after a long search ; yet , no sooner does he leave the old Arab's tent , than Lobaba comes up ...
... and moulds Women and men , like thee ; and breathes into them Motion , and life , and sense , .. but to the touch They are chilling cold , and ever when night closes They melt away again , and leave me here Alone and sad .
Brother , adieu ! There lies the parent stock which gave us life , Which I will sue conlign'd with tears to earth . Leave thou the solemn funeral rites to me , Grief and a true remorse abide with thee . ' p . 83 .
Then follow some pretty , but professedly childish verses , on a kitten playing with the falling leaves . There is rather too much of Mr Ambrose Philips here and there in this piece also ; but it is amiable and lively .
The poet , leaving this interesting person , falls in with two ragged boys at play , and like that wonian's face as gold is like to gold . ' Here is the conclusion of this memorable adventure . • They bolted on me thus , and lo !
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Donald H. Reiman
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