British Romanticism in European Perspective: Into the by Steve Clark,Tristanne Connolly

By Steve Clark,Tristanne Connolly

What, and whilst, is British Romanticism, if obvious no longer in island isolation yet cosmopolitan integration with eu Romantic literature, historical past and tradition? The essays right here diversity from poetry and the unconventional to technological know-how writing, philosophy, visible artwork, opera and melodrama; from France and Germany to Italy and Bosnia.

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