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The romantic imagination

C. M. Bowra

The romantic imagination

by C. M. Bowra

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • English poetry,
  • Romanticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC. M. Bowra
    SeriesA Galaxy book -- GB54
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR590 .B6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination306 p. ;
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26563026M

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A noted English scholar presents an appreciative and stimulating revaluation of the importance of the imagination to the great English Romantic poets.

Cecil Bowra strikes a refreshing new balance between the old, uncritical attitude toward Romantic poetry and modern “realistic” attempts to discredit it.

The Romantic Imagination book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A critical guide to the poets of the romantic period, this /5. Opium and the Romantic Imagination is an interesting and brief look at the affect of opium on the creative processes of those who use it.

The eight writers whose works were surveyed in this book is extremely varied. They had nothing in common except that they lived in 4/5. The Romantic Imagination (Oxford Paperbacks) [C.

Maurice Bowra] on virtuosobs.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A critical guide to the poets of the romantic period, this collection of lectures reassesses the literary value of BlakeCited by: Jul 13,  · The Romantic Imagination Hardcover – by C M Bowra (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

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However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Book Description: The dialectic between reason and imagination forms a key element in Romantic and post- Romantic philosophy, science, literature, and art.

Inventions of the Imagination explores the diverse theories and assessments of this dialectic in essays by philosophers and literary and cultural critics.

Our imagination, like our emotions, allows us access into a realm of knowledge that is beyond reason or rationality.

Chew On This. Why is the imagination so important to the American Romantics. Because it can take us beyond ourselves.

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ROMANTIC IMAGINATION AND NATIONAL FEELING Culture played an important role in creating the idea of the nation: art and poetry, stories and music helped in expressing and shaping nationalist feelings. Romantic artists and poets criticised the glorification of reason and science and focused instead on emotions intuition and mystical feelings.

In answer, Slavery and the Romantic Imagination provides a fully historicized and theorized account of the intimate relationship between slavery, African exploration, "the Romantic imagination," and the literary works produced by this conjunction.

Mar 01,  · Music in the Romantic imagination. The book deals with the quintessential Romantic composer Robert Schumann. In the book, the music scholar Charles Rosen identifies the "fragment" as the fundamental Romantic musical form.

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Drawing on a range of approaches it aims to redefine the Romantic period as an age of inter- and intra-national. Mar 14,  · Alethea Hayter’s Opium and the Romantic Imagination is a rich study of literature’s most famous, mostly British, users of opiates.

Her book is a careful examination of a group of writers who had little in common besides their daily doses of opium, usually in liquid form or in combination with alcohol available as a pain-killer called laudanum. The Romantic Imagination,Cecil Maurice Bowra, X,Oxford University Press, devotes over pages to William Blake, including The Book of Thel and the entire "Night the Ninth" from The Four Zoas, as well as excerpts from Milton and.

Shelley." Article Myriad. Article Myriad, 6 Dec. Web. 4 May Power Imagination is not limited to, or dictated by, rational thought or logic ROMANTIC IMAGINATION IN MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN DESTRUCTIVE "It was not splintered by the shock, but entirely reduced to thin.

An actor with poor imagination is like an accountant with poor math skills. But what trains imagination? There are many things that will help you expand it, but one of the surest ways is reading.

Here we’ll list top 10 best books to expand your imagination and inspire creativity. RELATED: Acting for Beginners – The Ultimate Guide.The imagination is of particular importance to the Romantics because they can see a world that has started to disappear with the arrival of the Age of Enlightenment, also known as the Age of Reason.Focusing on the reception of Palestrina, this bold interdisciplinary study explains how and why the works of a sixteenth-century composer came to be viewed as a paradigm for modern church music.

It explores the diverse ways in which later composers responded to his works and style, and expounds a provocative model for interpreting compositional historicism.