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Erasmus Darwin and the romantic poets

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Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) had the highest reputation among living English poets during much of the 1790s, through the great success of his long poem in rhyming couplets, The Botanic Garden, published complete in 1792. In this new book Desmond King-Hele shows in convincing detail how Darwin greatly influenced five major English Romantic poets, Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley and Keats, and many other poets of the time, such as Crabbe and Campbell (but not Byron).

Dust jacket present in very good condition, with a little yellowing around the inside edges and a few scuff marks on the back. Book itself in very good condition, apart from slight damage to index pages.

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Author(s):
Desmond King-Hele
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8in x 6in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0333390105
ISBN-13:
9780333390108
Number of pages:
294
Publisher:
Macmillan
Title:
Erasmus Darwin and the Romantic Poets

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Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) had the highest reputation among living English poets during much of the 1790s, through the great success of his long poem in rhyming couplets, The Botanic Garden, published complete in 1792. In this new book Desmond King-Hele shows in convincing detail how Darwin greatly influenced five major English Romantic poets, Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley and Keats, and many other poets of the time, such as Crabbe and Campbell (but not Byron).

Dust jacket present in very good condition, with a little yellowing around the inside edges and a few scuff marks on the back. Book itself in very good condition, apart from slight damage to index pages.

Author(s):
Desmond King-Hele
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8in x 6in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0333390105
ISBN-13:
9780333390108
Number of pages:
294
Publisher:
Macmillan
Title:
Erasmus Darwin and the Romantic Poets

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