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Title Scotland and the borders of romanticism / edited by Leith Davis, Ian Duncan, Janet Sorensen.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Subject Romanticism -- Scotland.
Romanticism -- Scottish Borders (England and Scotland)
Scottish literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Scottish literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Scottish Borders (England and Scotland) -- Intellectual life.
Scottish Borders (England and Scotland) -- In literature.
Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.
Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Scotland -- In literature.
Alt Name Davis, Leith, 1960-
Duncan, Ian, 1955-
Sorensen, Janet.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 248 pages)
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Introduction / Ian Duncan, Leith Davis, Janet Sorensen -- Coleridge, Hume, and the chains of the romantic imagination / Cairns Craig -- The pathos of abstraction : Adam Smith, Ossian, and Samuel Johnson / Ian Duncan -- Antiquarianism, the Scottish science of man, and the emergence of modern disciplinarity / Susan Manning -- Melancholy, memory, and the "narrative situation" of history in post-enlightenment Scotland / Ina Ferris -- Scott, the Scottish enlightenment, and romantic Orientalism / James Watt -- Walter Scott's romantic postmodernity / Jerome McGann -- Putting down the rising / John Barrell -- Joanna Baillie stages the nation / Alyson Bardsley -- William Wordsworth and William Cobbett : Scotch travel and British reform / Peter J. Manning -- Burns's topographies / Penny Fielding -- At "sang about" : Scottish song and the challenge to British culture / Leith Davis -- Romantic spinstrelsy : Anne Bannerman and the sexual politics of the ballad / Adriana Craciun -- "The fause nourice sang" : childhood, child murder, and the formalism of the Scottish ballad revival / Ann Wierda Rowland.
Summary This is the first book devoted to Scottish writing between 1745 and 1830 - a key period comprising both the Scottish Enlightenment and Romanticism in British literary history. Essays by leading scholars from Scotland, England, Canada and the USA, address a range of major figures and topics.
ISBN 0511214782 (electronic bk.)
9780511214783 (electronic bk.)
0511216572 (electronic bk.)
9780511216572 (electronic bk.)
9780511484186 (electronic bk.)
0511484186 (electronic bk.)
9780511212970 (electronic bk.)
0511212976 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 560237136
Additional Format Print version: Scotland and the borders of romanticism. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 (DLC) 2003065283.

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