The BARS Review

The BARS Review is the review journal of the British Association for Romantic Studies, providing timely and comprehensive coverage of new monographs, essay collections, editions and other works dealing with the literature, history and culture of the Romantic period, broadly conceived.

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No 48 (2016)

Table of Contents

Reviews

Helen E. M. Brooks, Actresses, Gender and the Eighteenth-Century Stage: Playing Women HTML PDF
Anna Louise Senkiw
Wendy C. Nielsen, Women Warriors in Romantic Drama HTML PDF
Cecilia Feilla
William D. Brewer, Staging Romantic Chameleons and Imposters and Elizabeth Maddock Dillon, New World Drama: The Performative Commons in the Atlantic World, 1649-1849 HTML PDF
Dana Van Kooy
Jeremy Tambling, Hölderlin and the Poetry of Tragedy: Readings in Sophocles, Shakespeare, Nietzsche and Benjamin HTML PDF
Chris Murray
Diane Piccitto, Blake’s Drama, Theatre, Performance and Identity in the Illuminated Books and Michael Farrell, Blake and the Methodists HTML PDF
Mark Crosby
Helen P. Bruder and Tristanne Connolly, eds., Sexy Blake HTML PDF
Susan Matthews
Monika M. Elbert and Lesley Ginsberg, eds., Romantic Education in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: National and Transatlantic Contexts HTML PDF
Richard De Ritter
Eva König, The Orphan in Eighteenth-Century Fiction: The Vicissitudes of the Eighteenth-Century Subject HTML PDF
Laura Peters
Richard Gravil and Daniel Robinson, eds., The Oxford Handbook of William Wordsworth and Jonathan Wordsworth, The Invisible World: Lectures from the Wordsworth Summer Conference and Wordsworth Winter School, selected and ed. Richard Haynes HTML PDF
Keith Hanley
Alex Broadhead, The Language of Robert Burns: Style, Ideology, and Identity HTML PDF
Christopher Donaldson
Henry Stead, A Cockney Catullus: The Reception of Catullus in Romantic Britain, 1795-1821 HTML PDF
David Wray
Porscha Fermanis and John Regan, eds., Rethinking British Romantic History, 1779-1845 and Ben Dew and Fiona Price, eds., Historical Writing in Britain 1688-1830: Visions of History HTML PDF
Alex Broadhead
Emily Rohrbach, Modernity’s Mist: British Romanticism and the Poetics of Anticipation HTML PDF
Chris Bundock
Alistair Heys, The Anatomy of Bloom: Harold Bloom and the Study of Influence and Anxiety HTML PDF
Rachel Schulkins
Heather J. Jackson, Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame HTML PDF
Beatrice Turner
Susan J. Wolfson, Reading John Keats HTML PDF
Emily Rohrbach
Jacqueline Mulhallen, Percy Bysshe Shelley: Poet and Revolutionary HTML PDF
Josefina Tuominen-Pope
Franca Dellarossa, Talking Revolution: Edward Rushton’s Rebellious Poetics and Paul Baines, ed., The Collected Writings of Edward Rushton HTML PDF
Ryan Hanley
Jeffrey N. Cox, Romanticism in the Shadow of War: Literary Culture in the Napoleonic War Years HTML PDF
Kenneth R. Johnston
Oskar Cox Jensen, Napoleon and British Song, 1797–1822 HTML PDF
Erica Buurman
Ina Ferris, Book-Men, Book Clubs, and the Romantic Literary Sphere HTML PDF
James M. Morris
Mary O’Connell, Byron and John Murray: A Poet and His Publisher HTML PDF
Charlotte May
Marie Mulvey-Roberts, ed., Literary Bristol: Writers and the City HTML PDF
Paul Cheshire
Angela Esterhammer, Diane Piccitto and Patrick Vincent, eds., Romanticism, Rousseau, Switzerland: New Prospects HTML PDF
Adrian J. Wallbank
Martha C. Nussbaum and Alison L. LaCroix, eds., Subversion and Sympathy: Gender, Law, and the British Novel HTML PDF
Céline Sabiron
Teresa Barnard, ed., British Women and the Intellectual World in the Long Eighteenth Century HTML PDF
Joseph Morrissey
Louise Curran, Samuel Richardson and the Art of Letter-Writing HTML PDF
Rachel Sulich

Spotlight: Romantic Essayists

James Grande, William Cobbett, the Press and Rural England: Radicalism and the Fourth Estate HTML PDF
Alex Benchimol
Robert Morrison and Daniel S. Roberts, eds., Romanticism and Blackwood’s Magazine: ‘An Unprecedented Phenomenon’ HTML PDF
Meiko O’Halloran
Kevin Gilmartin, William Hazlitt: Political Essayist HTML PDF
Tristram Wolff

Whole Number

The BARS Review, No. 48 (Autumn 2016) - review compilation PDF
The BARS Review Editors


ISSN: 2049-7881