Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 June 2013

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780748681365

Bookseller Code (06)

Transatlantic Transcendentalism

Coleridge, Emerson, and Nature

Samantha Harvey

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies in Transatlantic Literatures

This new study argues that Coleridge was so influential in America because he provided a framework for American intellectuals to address one of the great questions of European Romanticism: what is the relationship between the Romantic triad of nature, spirit and humanity?