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 very gentle of our readers may soon be qualified to compose a poem as correctly versified as Thalaba , and to deal out sentiment and description , with all the sweetness of Lambe , and all the magnificence of Coleridge .
They from their pinions fhake The sweetness of celestial flowers ; And as her enemies impare From that impervious poison ... and Ginging a low , sweet , unintelligible fong , ' as thc ( pun , sei minds us of the appearance of Calypso in ...
St Mary Ottery , my native village , In the sweet shire of Devon . Those are the bells . ' p . 100 . The exactness of John's information is of peculiar use ; as Margaret , having been some time at Nottingham , may be supposed to have ...
There are other beauties of di & ion , however , which are perceptible by all - the beauties of sweet sound and pleasant associations . The melody of words and verses is indifferent to no reader of poetry ; but the chief recommendation ...
Sweet boys , you're telling me a lie ; " It was your mother , as I say . " And in the twinkling of an eye , « Come , come ! " cried one ; and , without more ado , Off to some other play they both together flew . ' I. 79 .
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