all ebooks in category: Gothic & Romantic Literary Criticism (17)

The History of Missed Opportunities: British Romanticism and the Emergence of the Everyday
English | May 23, 2017 | ISBN: 150360019X | EPUB | 200 pages | 3.8 MB

Through close engagement with the work of Wordsworth, Austen, and Byron, The History of Missed Opportunities posits that the everyday first emerged as a distinct …

Watchwords: Romanticism and the Poetics of Attention
English | ISBN: 0804796955 | 2016 | EPUB | 288 pages | 8 MB

This book revisits British Romanticism as a poetics of heightened attention. At the turn of the nineteenth century, as Britain was on the alert for …

Transfiguring the Arts and Sciences: Knowledge and Cultural Institutions in the Romantic Age (repost)
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1107029104, 1316600963 | 322 pages | PDF | 4 MB

In this important and innovative study Jon Klancher shows how the Romantic age produced a new discourse of the 'Arts and Sciences' by reconfiguring the …

A Natural History of the Romance Novel
English | April 26, 2007 | ISBN: 0812215222 | EPUB | 240 pages | 0.3 MB

The romance novel has the strange distinction of being the most popular but least respected of literary genres. While it remains consistently dominant in bookstores …

Beyond Romantic Ecocriticism: Toward Urbanatural Roosting
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230102670 | PDF | pages: 248 | 2.6 mb

Nichols chronicles the Enlightenment view of 'Nature' as static and separate from humans as it moved towards the Romantic 'nature' characterized by dynamic links among …

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
English | EPUB | 2.7 MB

Brave, chivalrous, loyally faithful to his plighted word, scrupulously heedful of his own and others' honour, Gawain stands before us in this poem. We take …

Romanticism, Origins, and the History of Heredity
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1611485657 | 342 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB

At the turn of the eighteenth century, selfhood was understood as a “tabula rasa” to be imprinted in the course of an individual’s life. By …

Dinner with Mr Darcy: Recipes inspired by the novels and letters of Jane Austen
English | February 13th, 2020 | ISBN: 1782498486 | 160 pages | EPUB | 15.27 MB

'A delightful collection of Austen-inspired dishes' – Bee Wilson, Stella Magazine 'It's a great idea - a book that you can read as well as …

101 Things You Didn't Know About Jane Austen: The Truth About the World's Most Intriguing Romantic Literary Heroine
English | January 19, 2007 | ISBN: 1598692844, 143510336X | EPUB | 256 pages | 0.8 MB

Discover the long-kept secrets of literature's leading lady You've read Emma. You own Pride and Prejudice. You love Sense and Sensibility. But do you know …

Shakespeare and Biography (repost)
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199586489, 0199586470 | 192 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB

Shakespeare and Biography is not a new biography of Shakespeare. Instead, it is a study of what biographers have said about Shakespeare, from the first …