Author(s): Frederick Burwick
Genre: Language Arts
Original Publish Date: Dec 08, 2014
Product Number: EB00612228
Released: Jun 07, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118893104
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Compiles 70 of the key terms most frequently used or discussed by authors of the Romantic period – and most often deliberated by critics and literary historians of the era. -Offers an indispensable resource for understanding the ideas and differing interpretations that shaped the Romantic period -Includes keywords spanning Abolition and Allegory, through Madness and Monsters, to Vision and Vampires -Features in-depth descriptions of each entry's direct meaning and connotations in relation to its usage and thought in literary culture -Provides deep insights into the political, social, and cultural climate of one of the most expressive periods of Western literary history -Draws on the author's extensive experience of teaching, lecturing, and writing on Romantic literature