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Introduction: Keats, Enlightenment and Romanticism

Porscha Fermanis

in John Keats and the Ideas of the Enlightenment

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748637805
eISBN:
9780748652181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637805.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This book seeks to contribute to the ongoing re-historicisation of Romantic-era attitudes towards the century that preceded them by investigating the complicated nature of the relationship between ... More


Introduction

Sarah Moss

in Spilling the Beans: Eating, Cooking, Reading and Writing in British Women's Fiction, 1770-1830

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076510
eISBN:
9781781702710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076510.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This introductory chapter discusses the possible ways one might understand food in literary texts, the first of which is as a manifestation of love, or a confirmation that the eater is deserving. The ... More


Imaginative Transcripts: Selected Literary Essays

Willard Spiegelman

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195368130
eISBN:
9780199852192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368130.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This volume is a collection of critical work on poetry, offering chapters that span an entire career and chart a changing relationship to an elusive form. The book takes the measure of a wide ... More


Translating the Enlightenment: Scottish Civic Discourse in Eighteenth-Century Germany

Fania Oz-Salzberger

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205197
eISBN:
9780191676543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205197.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is a study of the transmission of political ideas across languages and cultures, and in particular of a notably fruitful encounter between two distinct branches of 18th-century political ... More


Romantic Prayer: Reinventing the Poetics of Devotion, 1773-1832

Christopher Stokes

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198857808
eISBN:
9780191890420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857808.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Whilst religion and the secular have been continually debated contexts for literature of the Romantic era, the dominant scholarly focus has always been on doctrines and denominations. In analysing ... More


Scandal, sentiment and shepherdesses: the emergence of modern sophistication

in Sophistication: A Literary and Cultural History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312328
eISBN:
9781846316111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846312328.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the history the emergence of modern sophistication during the Romantic era. It provides literary, cultural, and critical contexts for the period and analyses a wide range of ... More


The Gastronome and the Snob: George IV

Denise Gigante

in Taste: A Literary History

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106527
eISBN:
9780300133059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106527.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book concludes with a cultural figure of Regency England, George Augustus Frederick of Hanover, Prince of Wales and later George IV, whose image proliferated in verbal and visual satire of the ... More


Conclusion

Henry Stead

in A Cockney Catullus: The Reception of Catullus in Romantic Britain, 1795–1821

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198744887
eISBN:
9780191806001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744887.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The argument of each chapter is summarized, and the ubiquity and centrality of Catullus in the cockney socio-poetic programme of the 1810s is explained. Although Catullus came late to English shores, ... More


Transitional Tropes: The Nature of Life in European Romantic Thought

Janelle A. Schwartz

in Worm Work: Recasting Romanticism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816673209
eISBN:
9781452947082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816673209.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter rehearses eighteenth-century natural history studies of the worm as they manifest at once the exhilaration and the anxiety of discovery, particularly as such discoveries produce the ... More


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