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Author Dart, Gregory.

Title Rousseau, Robespierre, and English Romanticism / Gregory Dart
Published Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 288 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge studies in Romanticism ; 32
Cambridge studies in Romanticism ; 32
Contents 1. Despotism of liberty: Robespierre and the illusion of politics. -- 2. The politics of confession in Rousseau and Robespierre. -- 3. Chivalry, justice and the law in William Godwin's Caleb Williams. -- 4. 'The Prometheus of Sentiment': Rousseau, Wollstonecraft and aesthetic education. -- 5. Strangling the infant Hercules: Malthus and the population controversy. -- 6. 'The virtue of one paramount mind': Wordsworth and the politics of the mountain. -- 7. 'Sour Jacobinism': WIlliam Hazlitt and the resistance to reform
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-281) and index
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Subject Robespierre, Maximilien, 1758-1794 -- Influence.
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778 -- Influence.
English literature -- French influences.
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Romanticism -- Great Britain.
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Influence.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 98007920
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