The history of missed opportunities : British Romanticism and the emergence of the everyday (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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The history of missed opportunities : British Romanticism and the emergence of the everyday

Author: William H Galperin
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through close engagement with the work of Wordsworth, Austen, and Byron, this study posits the emergence of the everyday as both a concept and a material event in the Romantic period, analyzing the practices of retrospection to which it gave rise.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Galperin, William H.
History of missed opportunities.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016052469
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William H Galperin
ISBN: 9781503603103 1503603105
OCLC Number: 964243204
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 181 pages)
Contents: The everyday, history, and possibility --
Wordsworth's double take --
Histories of the present and the historicity of the present : Mansfield Park, Emma, Jane Austen's letters --
Lord Byron and Lady Byron --
Don Juan and the romantic fragment.
Responsibility: William H. Galperin.

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Through close engagement with the work of Wordsworth, Austen, and Byron, this study posits the emergence of the everyday as both a concept and a material event in the Romantic period, analyzing the  Read more...

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"Saying more than some books twice its size, Galperin's book is an imaginative and savvy piece of scholarship and criticism." -- Orrin Wang * University of Maryland * "Galperin's reassessments of Read more...

 
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