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Author Jackson, H. J.

Title Those who write for immortality : romantic reputations and the dream of everlasting fame / H. J. Jackson
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents The fame tradition -- An heroic model of authorship -- The stigma of popularity -- Interlude -- What about merit? -- Raising the unread -- Conclusion
Summary "This book offers a fresh look at fame and a fresh way of thinking about both literary fame and literary history" -- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Authors and readers -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Authors, English -- 19th century -- Appreciation.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Fame -- History -- 19th century.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- History -- 19th century.
Reputation -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Romanticism -- England -- History -- 19th century.
England -- Authorship -- History -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300213301 (electronic bk)
9780300174793 (print)
9780300213300 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Romantic reputations and the dream of everlasting fame