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Unfettering poetry : fancy in British Romanticism

Author: Jeffrey Cane Robinson
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book calls attention to the pervasive but largely unacknowledged poetics of the 'Fancy' evident in poetry written during the British Romantic period. These poetics, Robinson demonstrates, are an  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Cane Robinson
ISBN: 1403965137 9781403965134
OCLC Number: 475044269
Description: 301 s
Contents: Introduction: Definition and Description of the Fancy History of the Fancy and Its Trivialization The Romantic Lyric Subject Leigh Hunt, the Cockney School, and the Poetics of Cheerfulness The Poetry and Translations of Leigh Hunt (1811-1818) The Poetics of Expiration: Late Lyrics of Felicia Hemans 'The Fancy': Pugilism, Dandies, and Poetry Mary Robinson's Poetry of the Fancy Keats's 'Ode to a Nightingale' A Cockney Anthology of the Fancy: Hazlitt's Select British Poets (1824)
Responsibility: Jeffrey C. Robinson
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'Unfettering Poetry will unsettle, excite and inspire all students and scholars of Romanticism. Challenging Coleridge's hierarchy of poetic faculties, Jeffrey Robinson presents a brilliant argument Read more...

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