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The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature

Edited by: Frederick Burwick
eISBN: 9781405188104
Print publication date: 2012

Subject Literature

DOI: 10.1111/b.9781405188104.2012.x

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The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature

The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature is a comprehensive reference resource covering British artistic, literary, and intellectual movements from the late eighteenth century to the early nineteenth century, within the context of European, transatlantic, and colonial historical and cultural interaction. This three-volume collection showcases over 275 entries written by leading international scholars, providing students and researchers with an authoritative overview of Romanticism. Entries explore key authors and their works, literary invention and variation, major themes, new developments, and experimentation with form, within the context of literary genre and sub-genre. Each volume is carefully organized and fully cross-referenced, enabling convenient and easy researching.

With its cohesive organization and in-depth coverage of Romantic genres, this encyclopedia sets a new standard for scholarship in the field, and will be an indispensible resource for all students and researchers of Romanticism.

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Burwick, Frederick (ed). The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature. Blackwell Publishing, 2012. Blackwell Reference Online. 20 July 2018 <http://www.blackwellreference.com/public/book.html?id=g9781405188104_9781405188104>

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