Romanticism and the City

by Larry H. Peer

Part of the Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters Series

Romanticism and the City Synopsis

Romanticism and the City explores how late eighteenth and early nineteenth century literature conceptualized urban space. Fresh readings of key texts show how Romantic concerns with urban life shaped both individual works and broad theoretical issues in European Romanticism at large.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780230108837
Publication date: 4th March 2011
Author: Larry H. Peer
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 283 pages
Categories: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ,

About Larry H. Peer

LARRY H. PEER Professor of Comparative Literature at Brigham Young University, USA. He is the Executive Director of the International Conference on Romanticism, editor of the journal Prism(s): Essays in Romanticism, and the author of numerous books and essays in the field of Romanticism studies.

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