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Coda: ‘In short’

Anthony Howe

in Byron and the Forms of Thought

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319716
eISBN:
9781781380918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319716.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This short Coda summarizes the books main arguments about Byron’s thought through a reading of The Vision of Judgment. The poem is read not simply as a political satire, but as a unique reflexive ... More


Emerson's Close Encounters with Madness

in Theaters of Madness: Insane Asylums and Nineteenth-Century American Culture

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226709635
eISBN:
9780226709659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226709659.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter poses the question of what the transcendentalist movement would look like if we placed McLean Asylum as the central institution against which the group defined its relation to New ... More


Olympio

Roger Pearson

in Unacknowledged Legislators: The Poet as Lawgiver in Post-Revolutionary France

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198754473
eISBN:
9780191816130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754473.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Poetry

This chapter considers Hugo’s three verse collections Les Chants du crépuscule (1835), Les Voix intérieures (1837), and Les Rayons et les Ombres (1840). It discusses his continuing ambivalence about ... More


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