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Romanticism - an Anthology 4E
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ROMANTICISM - AN ANTHOLOGY 4E

PAPERBACK BY WU, DUNCAN

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9781405190756
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1656 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
30 JAN 2012

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This new edition of the groundbreaking Romanticism: An Anthology is the only book of its kind to contain complete texts of a wide range of Romantic works, including Blake's Songs of Innocence and of Experience , The Marriage of Heaven and Hell , and Urizen; Wordsworth and Coleridge's Lyrical Ballads (1798); Wordsworth's Two-Part Prelude; early and revised versions of Coleridge's 'The Eolian Harp', 'This Lime-Tree Bower my Prison', 'Frost at Midnight', and 'The Ancient Mariner'; Shelley's Prometheus Unbound , Epipsychidion and Adonais; Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage Canto III and Don Juan Dedication and Cantos I and II; and Keats's Odes , the two Hyperions , Lamia , Isabella and The Eve of St Agnes . It also carries explanatory annotations and author headnotes. Updated to incorporate the latest scholarly findings, it remains the essential text on Romanticism. Don Juan Dedication and Cantos I and II; and Keats's Odes , the two Hyperions , Lamia , Isabella and The Eve of St Agnes . It also carries explanatory annotations and author headnotes. Updated to incorporate the latest scholarly findings, it remains the essential text on Romanticism. Includes all texts from the third edition, with the addition of Keats's Isabella and Shelley's Epipsychidion , as well as a selection of the poems of Walter Scott Includes a wider and deeper selection of texts by the Big Six male poets (Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Keats, Byron and Shelley) than any competing volume Includes a generous range of texts by female Romantic poets All editorial materials, including annotations, author headnotes, and prefatory materials, have been revised for the new edition The only book to contain complete texts, edited for this volume from manuscript and early printed sources by Wu, along with explanatory annotations and author headnotes Contains everything teachers and students require for an in-depth survey of the principal writings to emerge from the British Romantic period The most widely-used teaching anthology in the field in the UK Companion website features a dynamic timeline detailing significant events of the romantic period and providing images, suggestions for further reading and useful links to other online resources: www.romanticismanthology.com

CONTENTS

List of Illustrations xxviii List of Plates xxix Abbreviations xxx Introduction xxxii Editor's Note on the Fourth Edition xlv Editorial Principles xlvi Acknowledgements xlviii A Romantic Timeline 1770 1851 li Richard Price (1723 1791) 3 Thomas Warton (1728 1790) 6 Edmund Burke (1729/30 1797) 8 William Cowper (1731 1800) 17 Thomas Paine (1737 1809) 24 Anna Seward (1742 1809) 29 Anna Laetitia Barbauld (nee Aikin) (1743 1825) 34 Hannah More (1745 1833) 55 Charlotte Smith (nee Turner) (1749 1806) 81 George Crabbe (1754 1832) 146 William Godwin (1756 1836) 155 Ann Yearsley (nee Cromartie) (1756 1806) 160 William Blake (1757 1827) 174 Mary Robinson (nee Darby) (1758 1800) 250 Robert Burns (1759 1796) 265 Mary Wollstonecraft (1759 1797) 281 Helen Maria Williams (1761 1827) 291 Joanna Baillie (1762 1851) 313 William Lisle Bowles (1762 1851) 321 John Thelwall (1764 1834) 322 William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lyrical Ballads (1798) 333 William Wordsworth (1770 1850) 420 Sir Walter Scott (1771 1832) 597 Dorothy Wordsworth (1771 1855) 603 Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 1834) 611 Francis, Lord Jeffrey (1773 1850) 734 Robert Southey (1774 1843) 741 Charles Lamb (1775 1834) 756 William Hazlitt (1778 1830) 774 James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784 1859) 816 Thomas De Quincey (1785 1859) 829 Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786 1846) 858 George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron (1788 1824) 862 Richard Woodhouse, Jr (1788 1834) 1067 Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 1822) 1070 John Clare (1793 1864) 1271 Felicia Dorothea Hemans (nee Browne) (1793 1835) 1290 John Gibson Lockhart (1794 1854) 1375 John Keats (1795 1821) 1384 Hartley Coleridge (1796 1849) 1503 Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (nee Godwin) (1797 1851) 1505 Letitia Elizabeth Landon (1802 1838) 1512 Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 1861) 1532 Index of First Lines 1538 Index to Headnotes and Notes 1543