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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Moath looked round , and said , " The moon - beam shines in the Tent , • I see thee ftar.d in the light , And thy shadow is black on the ground . " Thalaba answered noe . * Spirit ! ” he cried , " what brings thee here ? ” & c . WOMAN .
Beneath her steady ray The desert circle spreads , Like the round ocean , girdled with the sky . How beautiful is night ! ' There are many fine sketches of tropical fcenery in the descrip tion of Aloadin's Paradise .
Garrulous and diseased world , and still empty , rotten and hollow talking world , where good men decay , states turn round in an endless mutability , and ftill for the worse , nothing is at a flay , nothing abides , but vanity ...
... the mighty stream of Tendency Uttering , for elevation of our thought , A clear sonorous voice , inaudible To the vast multitude whose doom it is To run the giddy round of vain delightwith other matters as luminous and emphatic .
... Nor wanting ornament of walks between , With mimic trees inserted in the turf , And gardens interposed . Pleased with the sight , I could not choose but beckon to my Guide , Who , having entered , carelessly looked round , And now ...
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Donald H. Reiman
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