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Romanticism's debatable lands

Author: Claire Lamont; Michael Rossington
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
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This book uses the theme of 'debatable lands', to explore aspects of writing in the Romantic period. Walter Scott brought it to a wider public, and the phrase came to be applied to debates which were  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Romanticism's debatable lands.
Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)608296635
Online version:
Romanticism's debatable lands.
Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)609232369
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Lamont; Michael Rossington
ISBN: 9780230507852 0230507859
OCLC Number: 80910845
Description: xi, 251 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction / Claire Lamont and Michael Rossington --
pt. I. Britain and Ireland --
2. Writing on the borders / Fiona Stafford --
3. 'Viewing most things thro' false mediums' : Iolo Mroganwg (1747-1826) and English perceptions of Wales / Mary-Ann Constantine --
4. 'Looking back upon a highland prospect' : Scott, 'The lady of the lake, ' and the lowland/Celtic fringe / Susan Oliver --
5. He's come undone : gender, territory, and hysteria in 'Rob Roy' / Fiona Wilson --
6. 'The shadow line' : James Currie's 'Life of Burns' and British Romanticism / Nigel Leask --
7. The debatable orders of English and Scottish song and ballad collections / Janet Sorensen --
8. Debatable geographies of Romantic nostalgia : the redemptive landscape in Wordsworth and Cobbett / Alex Benchimol --
9. John Clare and the question of place / Timothy Morton --
pt. II. Europe and beyond --
10. The uneasy settlement : Wordsworth and emigration / Karen O'Brien --
11. Philosophy's debatable land in Coleridge's 'Biographia literaria' / Joel Faflak --
12. Interrogating the 'valley of wonders' : some Romantic-period debates about Chamonix-Mont Blanc / Cian Duffy --
13. 'Those syren-haunted seas beside' : Naples in the work of Staël, Hemans, and the Shelleys / Nanora Sweet --
14. Helen Maria Williams's 'Peru' and the Spanish legacy of the British Empire / Juan Sánchez --
15. Borderline engagements : the Crusades in Romantic-period drama / Diego Saglia --
16. Debating India : Southey and 'The curse of Kehama' / Carol Bolton --
17. Debating China : Romantic fictions of the Qing Empire, 1760-1800 / Peter J. Kitson --
18. 'Aetherial journies, submarine exploits' : the debatable worlds of natural history in the late eighteenth century / Deirdre Coleman.
Responsibility: edited by Claire Lamont and Michael Rossington.
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