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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... the hostile review of Coleridge's least successful being the LonChristabel , Kubla Khan , The don Review ( which failed after Pains of sleep : " In my opinion four numbers ) and the British the Edinburgh Review is as well Review ...
The subject and object of their compositions , and the principles and opinions they are calculated to support , constiLute a far more important criterion , and one to which it is usually altogether altogether as easy to refer .
The author , however , entertains a diferent opinion of it . So far from apprehending that it may coft his readers fome trouble to convince themselves that the greater part of the book is not mere profe , written out into the form of ...
From the extracts and observations which we have hitherto presented to our readers , it will be natural for them to conclude , that our opinion of this poem is very decidedly unfavourable ; and that we are not disposed to allow it any ...
The paffages which we have already quotad , are , we trust , sufficient to jultify our opinion of the age of the present drama . We might have selected many other passages of equal antiquity . The whole is indeed almost uniformly ...
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