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Formal charges : the shaping of poetry in British romanticism.

Author: Susan J Wolfson
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Winner of the Book Prize of the American Conference on Romanticism


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan J Wolfson
ISBN: 0804736626 9780804736626
OCLC Number: 469764102
Description: viii, 344 s. : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Abbreviations 1. Formal intelligence: formalism, romanticism, and formalist criticism 2. Sketching verbal form: Blake's Political Sketches 3. The formings of simile: Coleridge's 'comparing power' 4. Revision as form: Wordsworth's drowned man 5. Heroic form: couplets, 'self', and Byron's Corsair 6. Teasing form: the crisis of Keats's last lyrics 7. Social form: Shelley and the determination of reading Notes Index.
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