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By Heather Glen

Paintings on British Romanticism is frequently characterized as a lot via its awake distinction from previous positions because it is via its method of or number of fabric. consequently, writing overlooked or marginalised in a single account may be restored to prominence in one other, as we reconstruct the earlier as a heritage of the current. This selection of essays takes as its start line the wide-ranging paintings of Marilyn Butler on Romantic literature, and contains contributions via one of the most renowned students of Romanticism operating at the present time. The essays supply fascinating views on Maria Edgeworth, Coleridge, Austen, Scott and others, exhibiting that the openness of contemporary serious perceptions fits and displays the range of the literature and tradition of the Romantic interval itself.

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