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Published: 31 July 2020

304 Pages | 16 black and white illustrations

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789621785

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Henry Crabb Robinson

Romantic Comparatist, 1790-1811

Philipp Hunnekuhl

Liverpool University Press

Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture 1780 1850

  • The first book-length study of Henry Crabb Robinson's achievements as a pioneering literary critic and cross-cultural disseminator
  • Discusses hitherto unpublished manuscripts from the Robinson archive at Dr Williams's Library
  • Offers an exciting new perspective on the ethical relevance of Robinson's comparative criticism
  • Places Robinson's writings in direct relation to canonical authors such as Wordsworth, Coleridge, Blake, Goethe and Schiller
  • Demonstrates Robinson's centrality in his far-reaching literary network