Romantic period writings, 1798-1832 : an anthology / edited by Zachary Leader and Ian Haywood.
Contributor(s): Haywood, Ian | Leader, Zachary.Material type: TextPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998Description: xiii, 254 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0415157811 (hbk. : alk. paper); 9780415157810; 041515782X (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780415157827; 9780203979877; 0203979877.Subject(s): Romanticism -- Great Britain -- Sources | Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837 -- SourcesDDC classification: 941.081 Online resources: Publisher description | WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-248) and index.
Table of contents 1. Radical Journalism / Ian Haywood. Extract 1: from William Cobbett, Cobbett's Weekly Political Register. Extract 2: from T. J. Wooler, The Black Dwarf. Extract 3: from T. J. Wooler, The Black Dwarf. Extract 4: from T. J. Wooler, The Black Dwarf. Extract 5: from T. J. Wooler, The Black Dwarf --
2. Political Economy / John Seed. Extract 1: from [Thomas Malthus], An Essay on the Principle of Population, as it affects the future improvement of society, with remarks on the speculations of Mr. Godwin, M. Condorcet, and other writers. Extract 2: 'Letter of Count Rumford to Dr. Majendie, Dec. 5, 1799', printed in Arthur Young, ed., Annals of Agriculture and Other Useful Arts.
Romantic Period Writings 1798-1832 provides a valuable insight into the condition of Britain in the early part of the nineteenth century. It includes original documents from a range of disciplines and discourses. Among the material assembled in the anthology are writings by previously neglected or underrepresented women, working-class men, black radicals, and conservative and evangelical polemicists, as well as several unfamiliar texts by canonical writers.