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English Romanticism and the Celtic World.

Author/Creator:
Carruthers, Gerard.
Publication:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
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1 online resource (279 pages)
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Subjects:
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This book explores British Romantic writers' responses to the national and cultural identities of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Contents:
Cover
Half-title
Title
Copyright
Contents
Contributors
Acknowledgements
CHAPTER 1 Introduction: romancing the Celt
CHAPTER 2 Sir William Jones, the Celtic Revival and the Oriental Renaissance
CHAPTER 3 The critical response to Ossian's Romantic bequest
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CHAPTER 4 Blake and Gwendolen: territory, periphery and the proper name
CHAPTER 5 The Welsh American dream:Iolo Morganwg, Robert Southey and the Madoc legend
CHAPTER 6 Wordsworth, North Wales and the Celtic landscape
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CHAPTER 7 The force of 'Celtic memories' in Byron's thought
CHAPTER 8 Shelley, Ireland and Romantic Orientalism
SHELLEY AND IRELAND
IRELAND AND THE ORIENT
CHAPTER 9 Byron and the 'Ariosto of the North'
CHAPTER 10 Scott and the British tourist
CHAPTER 11 Felicia Hemans, Byronic cosmopolitanism and the ancient Welsh bards
CHAPTER 12 Luttrell of Arran and the Romantic invention of Ireland
CHAPTER 13 Contemporary Northern Irish poets and Romantic poetry
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Notes
1 ROMANCING THE CELT
2 SIR WILLIAM JONES
3 THE CRITICAL RESPONSE TO OSSIAN
4 BLAKE AND GWENDOLEN
5 THE WELSH AMERICAN DREAM
6 WORDSWORTH, NORTH WALES AND THE CELTIC LANDSCAPE
7 THE FORCE OF 'CELTIC MEMORIES'
8 SHELLEY, IRELAND AND ROMANTIC ORIENTALISM
9 BYRON AND THE 'ARIOSTO OF THE NORTH '
10 SCOTT AND THE BRITISH TOURIST
11 FELICIA HEMANS, BYRONIC COSMOPOLITANISM AND THE ANCIENT WELSH BARDS
12 LUTTRELL OF ARRAN
13 CONTEMPORARY NORTHERN IRISH POETS
Bibliography
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Rawes, Alan.
Other format:
Print version: Carruthers, Gerard English Romanticism and the Celtic World
ISBN:
9781139147743
9780521810852
OCLC:
645592955