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Wordsworth's Pope : a study in literary historiography

Author: Robert J Griffin
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1995
Series: Cambridge studies in Romanticism, 17
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Close investigation of the Romantics' view of literary history reveals that Romanticism defined itself by reconfiguring its literary past. Robert J. Griffin traces the genesis and transmission of  Read more...


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Named Person: William Wordsworth; Alexander Pope
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert J Griffin
ISBN: 0521481716 9780521481717
OCLC Number: 1015095140
Description: XII, 190 p. 24 cm
Contents: Introduction; 1. The eighteenth-century construction of Romanticism; 2. Refinement, Romanticism, Francis Jeffrey; 3. Wordsworth's Pope; 4. Mirror and lamp; Conclusion, with thoughts on method in literary historiography; Notes; Bibliography.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Romanticism, 17
Responsibility: Robert J. Griffin.


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'Robert Griffin's book, with its odd combination of modesty and daring, is a refreshing challenge ... and it ought to stimulate lively debate.' David Fairer, Romanticism 'Griffin's is a remarkable Read more...

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