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Published: 11 August 2015

336 Pages | 6 black-and-white halftones

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198709312

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William Hazlitt

Political Essayist

Kevin Gilmartin

  • Provides careful analysis of Hazlitt's political prose
  • Offers sustained readings of political essays
  • Demonstrates that politics was central to Hazlitt's critical achievement
  • Relates Hazlitt's prose to the contemporary radical press
  • Considers Hazlitt's politics alongside recent developments in the study of his literary criticism, aesthetics, and metaphysics