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ISBN 9780674594302

Publication Date: 10/06/1980

396 pages

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  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Trollope, Byron, and the Conventionalities
  • 3. Benjamin Disraeli and the Romance of the Will
  • 4. Charlotte Brontë and the Perils of Romance
  • 5. Elizabeth Gaskell, Wordsworth, and the Burden of Reality
  • 6. George Eliot: The Romantic Legacy
  • 7. Death and Circuses: Charles Dickens and the Byroads of Romanticism
  • 8. George Meredith: A Romantic in Spite of Himself
  • Notes
  • Index

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