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Leigh Hunt [electronic resource] : life, poetics, politics /
edited by Nicholas Roe.
imprint
London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2003.
description
xv, 245 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0415309840 (hc : alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2003.
isbn
0415309840 (hc : alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
11754657
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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..."a lively collection of specialised studies...." A misunderstood Romantic -J.C.C. Mays," The Irish Times, 02/12/2005
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Summaries
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Recent critical interest in Keats has encouraged a resurgence of interest in his mentor, Leigh Hunt. This collection of essays explores Hunt's life, writings & cultural significance, arguing for the recognition of Hunt's importance to British intellectual & literary culture in the Romantic period.
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Recent critical interest in Keats has encouraged a resurgence of interest in his mentor, Leigh Hunt.
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Recent critical and scholarly interest in John Keats has encouraged a resurgence of interest in his friend and mentor, the poet and journalist Leigh Hunt. This timely collection of essays by leading British and North America romanticists explores Hunt's life, writings and cultural significance over the full length of his career, arguing for the recognition of Hunt's importance to British intellectual and literary culture in the Romantic period.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Leigh Hunt's Track of Radiance
Some Early Matters
1812-1818
Hunt's Foliage : A Cockney Manifesto
Suburb Sinners: Sex and Disease in the Cockney School
Hunt's Aesthetics of Intimacy
Hunt, Keats and the Aesthetics of Excess
'Even Now While I Write': Leigh Hunt and Romantic Spontaneity
Robinson Leigh Hunt and the Poetics and Politics of the Fancy
Conceiving Disgust: Leigh Hunt, William Gifford and the Quarterly Review
'Seeing with Final Eyes': Leigh Hunt, Design, Immortality
Hunt: Interviews and Recollections, 1932-1921
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