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 51 (2018)

Table of Contents


Dafydd Moore, ed., The International Companion to James Macpherson and The Poems of Ossian HTML PDF
Gerard Lee McKeever
Timothy Michael, British Romanticism and the Critique of Political Reason HTML PDF
Elias Greig
Robert Mayer, Walter Scott and Fame: Authors and Readers in the Romantic Age HTML PDF
Caroline McCracken-Flesher
Saree Makdisi, Reading William Blake HTML PDF
Katherine Fender
Claire Trévien, Satire, Prints and Theatricality in the French Revolution HTML PDF
Ian Haywood
Richard Lansdown, ed., Byron’s Letters and Journals. A New Selection HTML PDF
Gioia Angeletti
Brycchan Carey, ed., The Interesting Narrative by Olaudah Equiano HTML PDF
John Bugg
Alan Rawes and Diego Saglia, eds., Byron and Italy HTML PDF
Maria Schoina
Lily Gurton-Wachter, Watchwords: Romanticism and the Poetics of Attention HTML PDF
Andrew Franta
E. J. Clery, Eighteen Hundred and Eleven: Poetry, Protest and Economic Crisis HTML PDF
Lisa Vargo
Beth Lau, ed., Jane Austen and Sciences of the Mind HTML PDF
Inger S. B. Brodey
E. J. Clery, Jane Austen, The Banker’s Sister HTML PDF
Claire Harman
Mark J. Bruhn, Wordsworth Before Coleridge: The Growth of the Poet’s Philosophical Mind, 1785-1797 HTML PDF
Adam Potkay
Ewan James Jones, Coleridge and the Philosophy of Poetic Form and Michael Tomko, Beyond the Willing Suspension of Disbelief: Poetic Faith from Coleridge to Tolkien HTML PDF
Philip Aherne
Michael D. Hurley and Marcus Waithe (eds.), Thinking through Style: Non-Fiction Prose of the Long Nineteenth Century HTML PDF
Andrew Hodgson

Spotlight: Romantic Heirs and Inheritors

Juliet Shields, Nation and Migration: The Making of British Atlantic Literature, 1765-1835 HTML PDF
Clare Elliott
Anahid Nersessian, Utopia, Limited: Romanticism and Adjustment HTML PDF
Christopher Geary
Andrew Burkett, Romantic Mediations: Media Theory and British Romanticism HTML PDF
Ralf Haekel
Beatrice Turner, Romantic Childhood, Romantic Heirs: Reproduction and Retrospection, 1820-1850 HTML PDF
Malini Roy
Tom Mole, What the Victorians Made of Romanticism: Material Artifacts, Cultural Practices, and Reception History HTML PDF
Richard Cronin
Andrew Radford, Mary Butts and British Neo-Romanticism: The Enchantment of Place HTML PDF
Sam Wiseman

Whole Number

The BARS Review, No. 51 (Spring 2018) - review compilation PDF
The BARS Review Editors

ISSN: 2049-7881