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The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing

Mark Lussier and Dana L. Tait


PUBLISHED: 22nd May 2020 NEW RELEASE
ISBN: 9781405198806
ANNOTATION:
The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing satisfies the need for a more general and extended representation of authors, their works and concepts informing the practice of Romantic writing, in the form of short entries or miniature essays, depending on the particular author/text/genre.
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PUBLISHED: 22nd May 2020 NEW RELEASE
ISBN: 9781405198806
ANNOTATION:
The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing satisfies the need for a more general and extended representation of authors, their works and concepts informing the practice of Romantic writing, in the form of short entries or miniature essays, depending on the particular author/text/genre.

Annotation

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing satisfies the need for a more general and extended representation of authors, their works and concepts informing the practice of Romantic writing, in the form of short entries or miniature essays, depending on the particular author/text/genre.

Publisher Description

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing presents a comprehensive reference volume on the writers, works, themes, and literary genres of the Romantic Period of British literature.

Explores lesser-known figures?both men and women?as well as major writers Cross-referenced to allow readers to make connections between writers and concepts Includes a timeline of key historical and literary moments Contains detailed bibliographies for suggested further reading

Back Cover

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing presents a comprehensive reference volume on the writers, works, themes, and literary genres of the Romantic Period in British literature. Covering both influential and lesser-known literary figures from England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland between the 1780s and 1830s, this indispensable work provides the necessary context to reveal all facets of the writing produced during this period.Among the myriad listings and topics explored are entries on Romantic literature as it relates to religion, science, history, politics, gender, and class; race and empire; the periodic press; and Romantic literature and the market. The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing is an accessible and essential resource to the authors and works that shaped the era of British Romanticism.

Author Biography

Mark Lussier is Professor of English in the EnglishDepartment at Arizona State University. He has published widely onnumerous cultural concerns, from the status of women during theRestoration through the emergence of Buddhism in Nineteenth-CenturyEurope to the satiric dimensions of modern and contemporarysurrealism. Dana Tait is a Lecturer in the English Department at ArizonaState University. Her research interests focus on the longnineteenth century, particularly the Cockney School ofRomantic poets and aestheticism.

Long Description

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing presents a comprehensive reference volume on the writers, works, themes, and literary genres of the Romantic Period in British literature. Covering both influential and lesser-known literary figures from England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland between the 1780s and 1830s, this indispensable work provides the necessary context to reveal all facets of the writing produced during this period.Among the myriad listings and topics explored are entries on Romantic literature as it relates to religion, science, history, politics, gender, and class; race and empire; the periodic press; and Romantic literature and the market. The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romantic Writers and Writing is an accessible and essential resource to the authors and works that shaped the era of British Romanticism.

Product Details

Author
Mark Lussier, Dana L. Tait
Pages
608
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN-10
140519880X
ISBN-13
9781405198806
Format
Hardcover
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Audience
Professional and Scholarly
Edition
1st
Short Title
WILEY-BLACKWELL ENCY OF ROMANT
Language
English
Media
Book
Year
2020
Publication Date
2020-05-22