Romanticism: An Anthology by Duncan Wu

Romanticism: An Anthology by Duncan Wu

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The third edition of this hugely popular anthology includes even more complete texts by a wide range of male and female poets, political and philosophical writers, diarists, painters, broadside-balladeers, reviewers and letter-writers.

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Since it was first published in 1995, Duncan Wu's "Romanticism: An Anthology" has been used and appreciated by thousands of literature students and their teachers across the globe. Now, in response to feedback from the classroom, and extensive research into the needs of lecturers, "Romanticism" is back in a completely revised and expanded third edition.New additions for the third edition: completely revised and updated headnotes and footnotes, incorporating the latest scholarly insights Up-to-date lists of critical reading for each author; now features 36 illustrations, including 16 colour illustrations; a chronology; an entirely new introduction; an in-depth selection of works by major women Romantic poets, including complete texts of Hannah More, "Sensibility" (1782) and "Slavery" (1788); Ann Yearsley, "Poem on the Inhumanity of the Slave-Trade" (1788); Charlotte Smith, "Elegiac Sonnets" (1786), "The Emigrants" (1793) and "Beachy Head" (1807); Anna Laetitia Barbauld, "Eighteen Hundred and Eleven" (1812); Helen Maria Williams, "A Farewell, for two years, to England" (1791); and, Felicia Dorothea Hemans, "Records of Woman" sequence (all 19 poems) (1828); and, enhanced selections for Wordsworth, Hazlitt, Coleridge and Shelley (among others). "Romanticism: An Anthology" remains thinly textbook of its kind to include complete and uncut texts of: Wordsworth and Coleridge, "Lyrical Ballads" (1798); Wordsworth, "The Ruined Cottage", "The Pedlar" and other Recluse fragments (1798); Charlotte Smith, "Elegiac Sonnets" (1786); Felicia Dorothea Hemans, "Records of Woman" sequence (all 19 poems) (1828); and, Byron, Childe Harold's "Pilgrimage Canto III" and "Don Juan Dedication, Cantos I and II". All of the featured texts have been edited especially for students for this volume - from manuscript and early printed sources - by Duncan Wu.

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SKU GOR001950374
Title Romanticism: An Anthology
Author Edited by Duncan Wu
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Year Published 2005
Number of Pages 1552
ISBN 10 1405120851
ISBN 13 9781405120852
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Since it was first published in 1995, Duncan Wu's "Romanticism: An Anthology" has been used and appreciated by thousands of literature students and their teachers across the globe. Now, in response to feedback from the classroom, and extensive research into the needs of lecturers, "Romanticism" is back in a completely revised and expanded third edition.New additions for the third edition: completely revised and updated headnotes and footnotes, incorporating the latest scholarly insights Up-to-date lists of critical reading for each author; now features 36 illustrations, including 16 colour illustrations; a chronology; an entirely new introduction; an in-depth selection of works by major women Romantic poets, including complete texts of Hannah More, "Sensibility" (1782) and "Slavery" (1788); Ann Yearsley, "Poem on the Inhumanity of the Slave-Trade" (1788); Charlotte Smith, "Elegiac Sonnets" (1786), "The Emigrants" (1793) and "Beachy Head" (1807); Anna Laetitia Barbauld, "Eighteen Hundred and Eleven" (1812); Helen Maria Williams, "A Farewell, for two years, to England" (1791); and, Felicia Dorothea Hemans, "Records of Woman" sequence (all 19 poems) (1828); and, enhanced selections for Wordsworth, Hazlitt, Coleridge and Shelley (among others). "Romanticism: An Anthology" remains thinly textbook of its kind to include complete and uncut texts of: Wordsworth and Coleridge, "Lyrical Ballads" (1798); Wordsworth, "The Ruined Cottage", "The Pedlar" and other Recluse fragments (1798); Charlotte Smith, "Elegiac Sonnets" (1786); Felicia Dorothea Hemans, "Records of Woman" sequence (all 19 poems) (1828); and, Byron, Childe Harold's "Pilgrimage Canto III" and "Don Juan Dedication, Cantos I and II". All of the featured texts have been edited especially for students for this volume - from manuscript and early printed sources - by Duncan Wu.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001950374
Title Romanticism: An Anthology
Author Edited by Duncan Wu
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Year Published 2005
Number of Pages 1552
ISBN 10 1405120851
ISBN 13 9781405120852
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No