skip to content
The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment

Author: Ashton Nichols
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nichols, Ashton, 1953-
Poetics of epiphany.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1987
(OCoLC)572546701
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ashton Nichols
ISBN: 0817303278 9780817303273
OCLC Number: 13823117
Description: xiv, 256 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The new epiphany: The background of the modern epiphany --
From inspiration to interpretation --
From interpretation to epiphany --
2. Wordsworth and the origins of epiphany: Wordsworth's originality --
"Spots of time": from dread to benediction --
3. Flashes of internal inspiration: "Resolution and independence": the ordinary transformed --
Coleridge: "phantasy" in "Frost at midnight" --
Shelleyan "moments": a defense of the epiphanic imagination --
4. Browning's modernism: The infinite moment as epiphany --
The poet as Magus: The ring and the book --
5. Victorian versions of epiphany: Tennyson's secular mysticism: the epiphanic trance poem --
Hopkins and the return to theophanic epiphany --
6. Epiphany in twentieth-century poetry: Yeats: the artificer of the "great moment" --
Eliot: history as a "pattern of timeless moments" --
Stevens: "moments of awakening" --
Heaney: "description is revelation!"
Responsibility: Ashton Nichols.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13823117> # The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "13823117" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Place/tuscaloosa> ; # Tuscaloosa
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/alu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914257> ; # Epiphanies in literature
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/821.709/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912278> ; # English poetry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Event/1800_1899> ; # 1800-1899
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Thing/poetry_1800_1980_critical_studies> ; # Poetry, 1800-1980 - Critical studies
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103201> ; # English poetry--19th century--History and criticism
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1987" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/263734723> ; # Ashton Nichols
   schema:datePublished "1987" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836657871> ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/572546701> ;
   schema:name "The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment"@en ;
   schema:productID "13823117" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13823117#PublicationEvent/tuscaloosa_university_of_alabama_press_1987> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Agent/university_of_alabama_press> ; # University of Alabama Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780817303273> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8819404> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13823117> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Agent/university_of_alabama_press> # University of Alabama Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of Alabama Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836657871#Thing/poetry_1800_1980_critical_studies> # Poetry, 1800-1980 - Critical studies
    a schema:Thing ;
   schema:name "Poetry, 1800-1980 - Critical studies" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103201> # English poetry--19th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English poetry--19th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912278> # English poetry
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English poetry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914257> # Epiphanies in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epiphanies in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/263734723> # Ashton Nichols
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1953" ;
   schema:familyName "Nichols" ;
   schema:givenName "Ashton" ;
   schema:name "Ashton Nichols" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780817303273>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0817303278" ;
   schema:isbn "9780817303273" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/572546701>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Poetics of epiphany." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13823117> ; # The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13823117>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13823117> ; # The poetics of epiphany : nineteenth-century origins of the modern literary moment
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-07" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.