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The Penguin Book of Romantic Poetry

The Romanticism that emerged after the American and French revolutions of 1776 and 1789 represented a new flowering of the imagination and the spirit, and a celebration of the soul of humanity with its capacity for love. This extraordinary collection sets the acknowledged genius of poems such as Blake's 'Tyger', Coleridge's 'Khubla Khan' and Shelley's 'Ozymandias' alongside verse from less familiar figures and women poets such as Charlotte Smith and Mary Robinson. We also see familiar poets in an unaccustomed light, as Blake, Wordsworth and Shelley demonstrate their comic skills, while Coleridge, Keats and Clare explore the Gothic and surreal.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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Jonathan Wordsworth is descended from William Wordsworth's younger brother Christopher. He is Chairman of the Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, retired Professor of English Literature at Oxford, and has edited much of Wordsworth's poetry, including The Prelude: Four Texts (Penguin).

Jessica Wordsworth is Administator of the Wordsworth Winter School and Grasmere Summer Conference.
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Einband Taschenbuch
Herausgeber Jonathan Wordsworth, Jessica Wordsworth
Seitenzahl 1005
Altersempfehlung ab 18
Erscheinungsdatum 01.02.2006
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-14-043568-9
Reihe Penguin Classics
Verlag Penguin Books USA
Maße (L/B/H) 19,9/12,9/5 cm
Gewicht 725 g
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
19,59
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