Download English Romantic Poets: Modern Essays in Criticism by M. H. Abrams PDF

By M. H. Abrams

This hugely acclaimed quantity includes thirty essays by means of such major literary critics as A.O. Lovejoy, Lionel Trilling, C.S. Lewis, F.R. Leavis, Northrop Frye, Harold Bloom, Geoffrey Hartman, Jonathan Wordsworth, and Jack Stillinger. protecting the key poems via all of the vital Romantic poets, the individuals current many major views in smooth criticism--old and new, discursive and explicative, mimetic and rhetorical, literal and legendary, archetypal and phenomenological, seasoned and con.

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Download The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism, Vol. 5: by Marshall Brown PDF

By Marshall Brown

This newest quantity within the celebrated Cambridge heritage of Literary feedback addresses literary feedback of the Romantic interval, mainly in Europe. Its seventeen chapters are by means of across the world revered lecturers and discover a number of key issues and issues. The publication is designed to aid readers find crucial info and to enhance methods and viewpoints for a deeper realizing of matters mentioned by way of Romantic critics or that have been basic to their works. fundamental and secondary bibliographies offer a consultant for extra examine.

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Download Manly Love: Romantic Friendship in American Fiction by Axel Nissen PDF

By Axel Nissen

The fashionable suggestion of Victorians is they have been impassive prudes, imprisoned by way of sexual repression and suffocating social constraints; they expressed love and affection basically in the bounds of matrimony—if in any respect. And but, a wealth of proof contradicting this concept has been hiding in undeniable sight for with reference to a century. In Manly Love, Axel Nissen turns to the novels and brief tales of Victorian the USA to discover the commonly missed phenomenon of passionate friendships among men. Nissen’s exam of the literature of the interval brings to gentle a forgotten style: the fiction of romantic friendship. Delving into works by way of Mark Twain, Henry James, William Dean Howells, and others, Nissen identifies the genre’s targeted good points and explores the connections among romantic friendships in literature and in actual existence. Situating love among males on the middle of Victorian tradition, Nissen substantially alters our figuring out of the yank literary canon. And with its deep insights into the emotional and highbrow lifetime of the interval, Manly Love additionally deals a clean viewpoint on nineteenth-century America’s attitudes towards love, friendship, marriage, and intercourse.

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Download Byron and romanticism by Jerome McGann, James Soderholm PDF

By Jerome McGann, James Soderholm

This choice of essays represents twenty-five years of labor via a number one critic of Romanticism in most cases and Byron particularly. It demonstrates McGann's evolution as a student, editor, critic, theorist, and historian, and his engagement with the most colleges of literary feedback because the creation of structuralism within the Sixties. lots of those essays have formerly been to be had in basic terms in professional scholarly journals. Now for the 1st time McGann's vital and influential paintings on Byron might be preferred via new generations of scholars and students.

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Download Consuming Keats: Nineteenth-Century Representations in Art by S. Wootton PDF

By S. Wootton

This booklet explores the effect of Keats on authors and artists from 1821 to the top of the 1st international battle. It examines the paintings of authors together with Shelley, Browning and Thomas corridor Caine, and artists Holman Hunt and Rossetti. The research additionally contains tributes to Keats by way of girls authors and artists comparable to Christina Rossetti and Jessie Marion King.

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Download Developments: Encounters of Formation in the Latin American by Alejandro Latinez PDF

By Alejandro Latinez

Developments: Encounters of Formation within the Latin American and Hispanic/Latino Bildungsroman, a impressive contribution for college kids and students of Latin American, Brazilian, Hispanic and Latino literature, explores an important yet ignored sector within the literary creation of the 20th century: the connections among improvement and the narrative of formation after international battle II. spotting improvement as a discursive development that shapes considerably glossy nationwide identification in Latin the US, Alejandro Latinez argues that its beliefs and narrative relate to the Bildungsroman style - the narrative of formation or improvement. The learn offers a old heritage of comparable beliefs of improvement in Latin the United States in addition to displays on a seminal philosophical interaction approximately early life and glossy nationwide identification among the Mexican authors Samuel Ramos and Octavio Paz. moreover, it examines Mario Vargas Llosa’s 1963 La ciudad y los perros, José Lezama Lima’s 1966 Paradiso, a variety from Clarice Lispector’s 1960 and 1964 brief narratives, and Elena Poniatowska’s 1971 testimony La noche de Tlatelolco. The narrative adventure within the usa is analyzed in Sandra Cisnero’s 1984 The apartment on Mango Street and Esmeralda Santiago’s 1993 When i used to be Puerto Rican.

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Download A Concise Companion to the Romantic Age by Jon Klancher PDF

By Jon Klancher

A Concise significant other to the Romantic Age offers new views at the relationships among literature and tradition in Britain from 1780 to 1830

  • Provides unique essays from various multi-disciplinary students at the Romantic period
  • Includes clean insights into such issues as spiritual controversy and politics, empire and nationalism, and the connection of Romanticism to modernist aesthetics
  • Ranges around the Romantic era's literary, visible, and non-fictional genres

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