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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Thomas Moore was so upset by Edinburgh does not provide an might be as wrong as before , but Jeffrey's charges against his accurate index to the literary the reviewers were , as a group , morality that he challenged taste of the period ...
The antisocial principles , and distempered sensibility of Rousseau -- his discontent with the present constitution of societyhis paradoxical morality , and his perpetual hankerings after some unattainable state of voluptuous virtue and ...
Our new school of poetry has a moral charace ter also ; though it may not be possible , perhaps , to delineate it quite fo concisely . A fplenetic and idle discontent with the existing institutions of fociety , feems to be at the bottom ...
The volume before us , if we were to describe it very shortly , we should characterize as a tissue of moral and devotional ravings , in which innumerable changes are rung upon a few very simple and familiar ideas : -- but with such an ...
His effusions on what may be called the physiognomy . of external nature , or its moral and theological expression , are eminently fantastic , obscure , and affected . It is quite time , however , that we should give the reader a more ...
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