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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Romanticism -- England,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.

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Other titlesModern English romanticism, Elizabethan and modern romanticism in the eighteenth century
LC ClassificationsPR146 M25
The Physical Object
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15548542M

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  The Romantic period was one of the most creative, intense and turbulent periods of English literature, an age marked by revolution, reaction, and reform in politics, and by the invention of imaginative literature in its distinctively modern form. This History presents an engaging account of six decades of literary production around the turn of Author: James Chandler. Published also as a thesis with title: English romance in the eighteenth century. Description: vi, pages illustrations, portraits 24 cm: Other Titles: Modern English romanticism Elizabethan and modern romanticism in the eighteenth century: Responsibility: by Harko G. de Maar. Vol. I. Elizabethan and modern romanticism in the eighteenth century. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Romanticism -- England. English literature -- History and criticism. English literature. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.   "The present volume is a sequel to "A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century" (New York; Henry Holt & Co., ). References in the footnotes to "Volume I. " are to that work. The difficulties of this second part of my undertaking have been of Reviews: 1.

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