English Romantic Poets: Modern Essays in Criticism

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M. H. Abrams
Oxford University Press, Sep 11, 1975 - Literary Criticism - 496 pages
This highly acclaimed volume contains thirty essays by such leading 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. Covering the major poems by each of the important Romantic poets, the contributors present many significant perspectives in modern criticism--old and new, discursive and explicative, mimetic and rhetorical, literal and mythical, archetypal and phenomenological, pro and con.
 

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ARTHUR O LOVEJOY On the Discrimination of Romanticisms
W KWIMSATT The Structure of Romantic Nature Imagery
Blake
The Historical Approach
ROBERT F GLECKNER Point of View and Context in Blakes Songs
Jerusalem
Wordsworth
GEOFFREY H HARTMAN Nature and the Humanization of the Self
PAULD SHEATS The Lyrical Ballads
JONATHAN WORDSWORTH Wordsworths Borderers
Coleridge
G W KNIGHT Coleridges Divine Comedy
HUMPHRY HOUSE The Ancient Mariner
Coleridge and the Art
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