The Nineteenth Century Sonnet
What was the appeal of "the Sonnet's scanty plot of ground" to Romantic and Victorian poets? How did a form which had fallen into disuse in the early eighteenth century become a central and enduring part of nineteenth-century poetry? This study traces the history and development of the sonnet throughout the nineteenth century, examining the work of Wordsworth, Keats, Eliza...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published January 21st 2006 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published December 5th 2005)
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