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 50 (2017)

Table of Contents


Neil Ramsey and Gillian Russell, eds., Tracing War in British Enlightenment and Romantic Culture HTML PDF
E. J. Clery
Timothy Campbell, Historical Style: Fashion and the New Mode of History, 1740–1830 HTML PDF
Jane Taylor
J. A. Downie, ed., The Oxford Handbook of the Eighteenth-Century Novel HTML PDF
Natasha Simonova
Joseph Rezek, London and the Making of Provincial Literature: Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade HTML PDF
Jon Mee
[Robert Southey], Letters from England by Don Manuel Alvarez Espriella, ed. Carol Bolton HTML PDF
Diego Saglia
Kristina Mendicino, Prophecies of Language: The Confusion of Tongues in German Romanticism HTML PDF
James Vigus
Lisa Ottum and Seth T. Reno, eds, Wordsworth and the Green Romantics: Affect and Ecology in the Nineteenth Century HTML PDF
Viona Au Yeung
Tabish Khair and Johan Höglund, eds., Transnational and Postcolonial Vampires: Dark Blood HTML PDF
Carly Stevenson
Ruth Livesey, Writing the Stage Coach Nation: Locality on the Move in Nineteenth-Century British Literature HTML PDF
Christopher Donaldson
Peter Garside and Karen O’Brien, eds., The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 2: English and British Fiction 1750-1820 HTML PDF
Yi-cheng Weng
Daniel Cook and Nicholas Seager, eds., The Afterlives of Eighteenth-Century Fiction HTML PDF
Rachel Sulich

Spotlight: Rethinking Liberty in the Romantic Era

Jon Mee, Print, Publicity, and Popular Radicalism in the 1790s: The Laurel of Liberty HTML PDF
John Bugg
Fiona Price, Reinventing Liberty: Nation, Commerce and the Historical Novel from Walpole to Scott HTML PDF
Simon Edwards
Daniel M. Stout, Corporate Romanticism: Liberalism, Justice, and the Novel HTML PDF
Alexander Dick
Jennifer Orr, Literary Networks and Dissenting Print Culture in Romantic-Period Ireland HTML PDF
Bridget Keegan

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The BARS Review, No. 50 (Autumn 2017) - review compilation PDF
The BARS Review Editors

ISSN: 2049-7881