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The poetics of disappointment : Wordsworth to Ashbery

Author: Laura Quinney
Publisher: Charlottesville (Va.) University Press of Virginia 1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume offers a revision of romantic poetry. The author argues that the form of disappointment examined by the romantic poet often finds him bewildered and oppressed, in a state beyond the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Quinney
ISBN: 0813918588 9780813918587
OCLC Number: 1014619720
Description: XVII, 200 p. ill. 24 cm
Responsibility: Laura Quinney.


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"'An eloquent and lucid study, firmly organized and very economical, as it gives the spiritual, psychological, and aesthetic gist of four great poets. Quinney will be one of the handful of major Read more...

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