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The Romantic period

The Romantic period

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • English literature -- 19th century -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Romanticism -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Cataloging based on CIP information.

      Statementintrod. by Kenneth Muir.
      SeriesThe Great writers series, Great writers series (New York
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR457 .R64 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4107181M
      ISBN 100312691742
      LC Control Number80021943

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        The Romantic Era was a time when society, religion and other beliefs, and science were all in flux. The idea that the universe was a great clock, and that men were little clocks, all built by a divine watchmaker, was giving way to a Cited by: The Romantic period. [David Pirie;] -- This collection has been edited to reflect the changing nature of criticism and scholarship in relation to the Romantic period. London, England ; New York, N.Y.: Penguin Books, (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: David Pirie. Find more.


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Mary Shelley’s life intersected with some of the most famous writers and thinkers of the Romantic period. She was the daughter of Mary Wollstonecraft, a writer and intellectual who advocated for gender equality, and William Godwin, a political philosopher and novelist who was fascinated by questions of justice, rights, and social inequality.

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English literature, the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles from the 7th century to the present, ranging from drama, poetry, and fiction to autobiography and historical writing. Key writers include Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Arundhati Roy and Kazuo Ishiguro.

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The Romantic Spirit (), Bk 2: 21 Intermediate to Early Advanced Piano Reviews: 3. The Romantic Period was one of the most exciting periods in English literary history. This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of the intellectual and cultural background to Romantic literature.

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Book Description. Focusing on the ways in which women writers from across the political spectrum engage with and adapt Wollstonecraft's political philosophy in order to advocate feminist reform, Andrew McInnes explores the aftermath of Wollstonecraft's death, the controversial publication of William Godwin's memoir of his wife, and Wollstonecraft's.

The romantic period is a term applied to the literature of approximately the first third of the nineteenth century.

During this time, literature began to move in channels that were not entirely new but were in strong contrast to the standard literary practice of the eighteenth century.

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Mr. Clair's The Reading Nation in the Romantic Period is the most important and useful book I've ever read on the history of the English book trade. It covers a much greater time period than the title implies." Terry Belanger, University Professor, University of VirginiaCited by:.

Test over The Romantic Period notes and poems by Blake, Wordsworth, and Coleridge. Terms in this set (18) Which years were known as the Romantic period? Explain the policy of "laissez faire" and its effects, according to your book, on the people of England "let do".

The result of laissez faire was that the rich grew richer, and. The beginning date for the Romantic period is often debated. Some claim it isimmediately following the Age of Sensibility. Others say it began in with the start of the French Revolution, and still others believe thatthe publication year for William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s book Lyrical Ballads is its true.It is impossible now to consider the Romantic period without the Gothic novel as a significant aspect of it, and Clery’s book convincingly demonstrates why this is the case: supernatural fiction was not “bad Romanticism” or “trashy Romanticism”: to a significant extent, it was Romanticism.