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Walter Scott’s Picturesque Romance of War, 1805–1814

Simon Bainbridge

in British Poetry and the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars: Visions of Conflict

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198187585
eISBN:
9780191718922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198187585.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter discusses Walter Scott's picturesque romance of war. Scott was the bestselling and most popular poet of the Napoleonic wars and his metrical romances played a crucial role in mediating ... More


British Poetry and the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars: Visions of Conflict

Simon Bainbridge

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198187585
eISBN:
9780191718922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198187585.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This book argues that poetry played a major role in the mediation of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars to the British public, and that the wars had a significant impact on poetic practices and ... More


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