Joanna Baillie and the Poetry of Intellectual and Historical Romanticism

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Book Summary: The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature is an authoritative three-volume reference work that covers British artistic, literary, and intellectual movements between 1780 and 1830, within the context of European, transatlantic and colonial historical and cultural interaction.

  • Comprises over 275 entries ranging from 1,000 to 6,500 words arranged in A-Z format across three fully cross-referenced volumes
  • Written by an international cast of leading and emerging scholars
  • Entries explore genre development in prose, poetry, and drama of the Romantic period, key authors and their works, and key themes
  • Also available online as part of the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature, providing 24/7 access and powerful searching, browsing and cross-referencing capabilities