The Resource Five long winters : the trials of British Romanticism, John Bugg

Five long winters : the trials of British Romanticism, John Bugg

Label
Five long winters : the trials of British Romanticism
Title
Five long winters
Title remainder
the trials of British Romanticism
Statement of responsibility
John Bugg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title claims that the British government's repression of the 1790s rivals the French Revolution as the most important historical event for our understanding of the development of Romantic literature. Romanticism has long been associated with both rebellion and escapism, and much Romantic historicism traces an arc from the outburst of democratic energy in British culture triggered by the French Revolution to a dwingling of enthusiasm later in the 1790s, when events in France turned violent
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
820.9/35841073
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.P6
LC item number
B84 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Five long winters : the trials of British Romanticism, John Bugg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the repressive 1790s -- Plots discovered : Coleridge, Godwin, and the 1795 gagging acts -- Close confinement : John Thelwall and the romantic prison -- "Hell broth" : the trials of Benjamin Flower -- "By force, or openly, what could be done" : Godwin, Smith, Wollstonecraft, and the gagging acts novel -- "I cannot tell" : Wordsworth's gagging acts -- Epilogue : Wordsworth and the death of Pitt
Control code
ocn868977266
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804785105
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29312164
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868977266
  • pebcs0804785104

Library Locations

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