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The Persistence of Beauty free pdf This significant collection of essays examines the cultural, literary, philosophical and historical representation of beauty in British, Irish and American literature. Contributors use the works of Charles Dickens, T S Eliot, W H Auden and Stephen Spender among others to explore the role of beauty and its wider implications in art and society.

About Dr. Mark Sandy

Michael O'Neill is a Professor of English at Durham. His recent publications include The All-Sustaining Air: Romantic Legacies and Renewals in British, American, and Irish Poetry (2012), The Cambridge History of English Poetry, ed. (2010) and The Oxford Handbook of Percy Bysshe Shelley, co-ed. (2013). His research has concentrated on questions of literary achievement and of poetic influence, dialogue and legacy. Mark Sandy is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of English Studies at Durham University and has particular research interests in Romantic poetry. He recently co-edited a critical collection of essays entitled Romantic Echoes in the Victorian Era (2008) and edited a volume on Romantic Presences in the Twentieth Century (2012). He has just completed writing a study of Romanticism, Memory and Mourning. Sarah Wootton is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of English Studies at Durham University and author of Consuming Keats: Nineteenth-Century Representations in Art and Literature (2006). She has published on nineteenth-century literature and the visual arts, and is currently writing a book on The Rise of the Byronic Hero in Fiction and on Film. Most recently she has co-edited a collection of essays on Venice and the Cultural Imagination: 'This Strange Dream upon the Water' (2012).

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Author : Dr. Mark Sandy
Publisher : Pickering
Data Published : 01 April 2015
ISBN : 1848935110
EAN : 9781848935112
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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