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 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 ...
The present vicious constitution of society alone is responsible for all these enormities : the poor finners are but the helpless victims or instruments of its disorders , and could not poffibly have avoided the errors into which they ...
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 ...
... ani to take the judgment of the present generation of readers , and even of Mr Wordsworth's former admirers , as conclusive on this occasion . If these volumes , which have all the benefit of the author's former popularity ...
Here is the first that presents itself to us on opening the voJume ; aed if our readers can form the slightest guess at its meaning , we must give them credit for a sugacity to which we have no pretension .
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