The Influence and Anxiety of the British Romantics: Spectres and Romanticism - Salzburg Studies in English Literature: Romantic Reassessment No. 153 (Hardback)

by Lidia Garbin, John Whale, Sharon Ruston

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This collection of essays examines the preoccupation of Romantic writers and Romantic critics with the presence of ghosts in the text. Contributors refer to theories of intertextuality influence and allusion, authorial presence and absence, and anatomy of literarture. They confront the "spectres" of both artistic and critical precursors in new readings of Romantic texts. The volume also widens the field of critical work on the Romantics' haunting of later writers, demonstrating that romantic influence has reached across the geographical and historical boundaries, examining the work of Henry James, William Rossetti, and the Dutch poet Willem Kloos. It also contains illustrations by William Blake.

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Published
01/03/2000

Publisher
Edwin Mellen Press Ltd

ISBN
9780773479999


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