ISBN-10: 0230223745

ISBN-13: 9780230223745

Lengthy confounded with a monolithic British entity or misrepresented as Lakers and Cockneys, the varied neighborhood varieties of English Romanticism are ripe for reassessment. Ranging west of a line among the Wye at Tintern and Jane Austens Chawton, this publication bargains a primary reconfiguration of Romantic tradition when it comes to English neighborhood identity.
'This assorted and soaking up e-book explores a number of the ways that a few of the Romantic writers, either significant and minor, discovered an area proposal within the West nation. Nicholas Roe's well-judged assortment relates for the 1st time an excellent bankruptcy in English literary heritage, and vividly conjures up a few of its such a lot memorable personalities.' - Seamus Perry, Balliol collage, Oxford, united kingdom

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Ann Ward Radcliffe, ‘Salisbury Plains: Stonehenge’, in Gaston de Blondville and St Alban’s Abbey (London, 1826), 109. Thomas Stokes Salmon, ‘Stonehenge: a Prize Poem’ (Oxford, 1823), quoted in Chippindale, Stonehenge Complete, 150. Anon, ‘Stonehenge: a Poem’ (Oxford, 1823), quoted in Chippindale, Stonehenge Complete, 152. Walter Thornbury, Old and New London (6 vols, London, Paris, and New York: Cassell, Petter and Galpin, 1878), iii. 149. See Milton, The Discovery of Dartmoor, 81. Felicia Hemans, ‘Dartmoor: a Prize Poem’, in The Works of Mrs Hemans (Edinburgh, 1839), 207.

107. 108. 109. 110. 111. 112. Carrington, ‘Dartmoor’, ix, 163. Carrington, ‘Dartmoor’, 8. Carrington, ‘Dartmoor’, 64.

CN, I. i. entry 161 G. 156. Southey’s own judgement. See the Preface to Joan of Arc in The Poetical Works of Robert Southey (London: Longman, Green and Co, 1876), 2. The Letters of John Keats, ed. Hyder Rollins (2 vols, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1958; 1972), ii. 112–13. com - licensed to Taiwan eBook Consortium - PalgraveConnect - 2011-03-01 This page intentionally left blank ‘More wondrous far than Egypt’s boasted pyramids’: the South West’s Megaliths in the Romantic Period Joanne Parker On 30 October 1806, the wool-merchant turned antiquary William Cunnington rode out from his home at Heytesbury over the adjoining Salisbury Plain.

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