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The Resource "Visionary dreariness" : readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime, Markus Poetzsch

"Visionary dreariness" : readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime, Markus Poetzsch

Label
"Visionary dreariness" : readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime
Title
"Visionary dreariness"
Title remainder
readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime
Statement of responsibility
Markus Poetzsch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Visionary Dreariness: Readings in Romanticism's Quotidian Sublime undertakes a reconceptualization of the theoretical and experiential framework of the Romantic sublime by shifting the focus from Burke's and Kant's prescriptions of natural vastness and grandeur to the narrower but no less wondrous spaces, objects and experiences of everyday life. This shift is defined as a descent from mountaintops to an encounter, in William Blake's terms, with 'a World in a Grain of Sand.' The purpose of this book is to sift the literature of the Romantic everyday, both prose and poetry, canonical and noncan
Member of
Action
digitized
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Poetzsch, Markus
Dewey number
820.9/384
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Romanticism
  • Sublime, The, in literature
  • Home in literature
  • Country life in literature
  • Nature in literature
  • Setting (Literature)
  • Particularity (Aesthetics)
Label
"Visionary dreariness" : readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime, Markus Poetzsch
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : placing the sublime -- Sublime descents : from mountaintops to home -- Particularity and "intimate immensity" -- Sublime transport and the making of space -- Simple flowers and familiar soil : the consolations of everyday life -- Conclusion : the modern remains of "visionary dreariness."
Control code
ocn858861245
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135523725
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861245
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
"Visionary dreariness" : readings in Romanticism's quotidian sublime, Markus Poetzsch
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : placing the sublime -- Sublime descents : from mountaintops to home -- Particularity and "intimate immensity" -- Sublime transport and the making of space -- Simple flowers and familiar soil : the consolations of everyday life -- Conclusion : the modern remains of "visionary dreariness."
Control code
ocn858861245
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135523725
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861245
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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