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Ballad collection, lyric, and the canon : the call of the popular from the Restoration to the New Criticism

Author: Steve Newman
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Compelling and insightful, Ballad Collection, Lyric, and the Canon makes an important contribution to our understanding of the ballad and its long-ranging impact on the institution of literature.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Newman, Steve, 1970-
Ballad collection, lyric, and the canon.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2006051472
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Newman
ISBN: 9780812202939 0812202937
OCLC Number: 859161484
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (294 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Why there no poetic justice in The beggar's opera : ballad, lyric, and the semiautonomy of culture --
Scots songs in the Scottish Enlightenment : pastoral, progress, and the lyric split in Allan Ramsay, John Home, and Robert Burns --
Addressing the problem of a lyric history : collecting Shakespeare's songs/Shakespeare as song collector --
Ballads and the problem of lyric violence in Blake and Wordsworth --
Reading as remembering and the subject of lyric : child ballads, children's ballads, and the New Criticism.
Responsibility: Steve Newman.
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