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(Anti‐)Didacticism

David Duff

in Romanticism and the Uses of Genre

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199572748
eISBN:
9780191721960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572748.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Traditional accounts of Romanticism posit a shift in the hierarchy of genres involving a downgrading of didactic poetry and a revaluation of lyric. The chapter challenges this view, tracing the ... More


De Rerum Natura IV

J. Godwin

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856683084
eISBN:
9781800343115
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856683084.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Book IV of Lucretius' great philosophical poem deals mainly with the psychology of sensation and thought. The heart of this book is a new text, incorporating the latest scholarship on the text of ... More


The Poem to Coleridge

Paul H. Fry

in Wordsworth and the Poetry of What We Are

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300126488
eISBN:
9780300145410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300126488.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter takes a look at William Wordsworth's “The Poem to Coleridge” or its better-known title The Prelude. The Prelude is supposedly the culmination of Wordsworth's communication and ... More


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