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Forthcoming 18th Century Literature Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Collected Poems of Anna Seward

    Edited by Lisa L. Moore

    This critical edition of the poems of Anna Seward (1742-1809) re-establishes one of the most popular and prolific poets of the early Romantic period. Her work influenced Charllotte Smith and Mary Robinson and later both Wordsworth and Coleridge. Her reputation was so high that Sir Walter Scott...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to Pope (Routledge Revivals)

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this concise introduction to Pope’s life and work, first published in 1975, the poet’s highly successful career as a man of letters is seen against the background of the Augustan age as a whole. Pat Rogers begins by examining the relationship of the eighteenth-century writer to his audience, and...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Robinson Crusoe (Routledge Revivals)

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1979, this title presents the basic facts and the background information needed by a modern reader of Robinson Crusoe, as well as a careful exploration of the structure and style of the work itself. Pat Rogers pays particular attention to the book’s composition and publishing...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Grub Street (Routledge Revivals)

    Studies in a Subculture

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1972, this is the first detailed study of the milieu of the eighteenth-century literary hack and its significance in Augustan literature. Although the modern term ‘Grub Street’ has declined into vague metaphor, for the Augustan satirists it embodied not only an actual place but...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    This set reissues eight books that examine the work and principles of William Blake. The titles were originally published between 1953 and 1998 and analyse and comment on all of Blake’s major works including his prophetic works and the Songs of Innocence and Experience. Taken as a whole, this set...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Blake's Heroic Argument

    By David Fuller

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First published in 1988, this book is a study of all Blake’s work in illuminated printing. It traces in particular, the development of his ideas on politics, religion, sexuality, and the imagination. There are substantial sections on some of Blake’s best-known works, including the Marriage of...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Blake, Politics, and History

    Edited by Jackie DiSalvo, G. A. Rosso, Christopher Z. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First published in 1998, this book formed part of an ongoing effort to restore politics and history to the centre of Blake studies. It adopts a three pronged approach when presenting its essays, seeking to promote a return to the political Blake; to deepen the understanding of some of the...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Reading Blake's Songs

    By Zachary Leader

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First appearing in 1981, this book was the first full-length study of the Songs of Innocence and Experience to be published in almost fifteen years. The book provides detailed readings of each poem and its accompanying design, to redirect attention to the nature and achievement of the book as a...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Twentieth-Century Blake Criticism

    Northrop Frye to the Present

    By Joseph P. Natoli

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First published in 1982 this book provides a bibliography of commentary, criticism, and scholarship on the works of William Blake. It covers the period from Northrop Frye’s Fearful Symmetry in 1947 to 1980. The criticism is organised according to eleven classifications in order to help direct the...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  10. An Introduction to the Study of Blake

    By Max Plowman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First published in 1927 (this edition in 1967), this book is about Blake, his symbols, and their meanings. As Ward says in his forward, the volume goes beyond Blake, becoming universal and timeless, and is about Religion. Plowman’s book presents itself, not as a critical text,...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge