This ebook investigates the presence of incapacity in British Romantic literature, as subject material, as metaphorical subject, and as lived experience. It is the 1st choice of its type, breaking new flooring in re-interpreting key texts and supplying a difficult assessment of this rising box. the gathering deals either a critique of educational Romantic reviews and an confirmation of the responsiveness of the Romantic canon to new stimuli. Authors mentioned contain William Blake, Lord Byron, Ann Batten Cristall, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, George Darley, Richard Payne Knight, William Gilpin, Mary Robinson, Mary Shelley, Robert Southey, and William Wordsworth.
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