Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2008

304 Pages

ISBN: 9780199551934

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Poetry, Aestheticism, and the Legacy of a Word

Angela Leighton

  • Unravels the historical development of form, and its relation to content, in critical and philosophical writing since the late eighteenth century
  • A new account of the legacy of aestheticism on nineteenth and twentieth-century literature
  • Examines the continuity between Victorian, modernist, and contemporary writers