Books, 2002

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Books, 2002

Bachinger, Katrina, ed. Byronic Negotiations. New York: Peter Lang, 2002.

Bage, Robert. Hermsprong: Or, Man as He Is Not. Ed. Pamela Perkins. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 2002

Bahar, Saba. Mary Wollstonecraft's Social and Aesthetic Philosophy: An Eve to Please Me. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Balfour, Ian. The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2002. RaVon Review

Barbour, Douglas. A Flame on the Spanish Stairs: John Keats in Rome. Victoria, B.C.: Greenboathouse Books, 2002. [poems]

Barker, Juliet. Wordsworth: A Life in Letters. London: Viking, 2002.

Barth, J. Robert, ed. The Fountain of Light: Studies in Romanticism and Religion: In Honor of John L. Mahoney. New York: Fordham UP, 2002.

Beer, John. Coleridge's Writings: Vol. 4 On Religion and Psychology. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Black, J. David. The Politics of Enchantment: Romanticism, Media, and Cultural Studies. Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2002.

Blades, John. John Keats. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Blake, William. Songs of Experience. Brewster MA, 2002.

Blake, William. Visions of the Daughters of Albion. Ed. Robert Essick. San Marino CA: Huntington Library, 2002.

Breen, Jennifer and Mary Noble. Romantic Literature. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Bunnell, Charlene E. "All the World's a Stage": Dramatic Sensibility in Mary Shelley's Novels. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Bushell, Sally. Re-reading The Excursion: Narrative, Response, and the Wordsworthian Dramatic Voice. Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2002.

Canuel, Mark. Religion, Toleration, and British Writing, 1790-1830. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RaVon Review

Ceia, Carols. Comparative Readings of Poems Portraying Symbolic Images of Creative Genius : Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, Teixeira de Pascoaes, Rainer Maria Rilke, . . . William Wordsworth . . . . Lewiston NY: Mellen Press, 2002.

Chaouli, Michel. The Laboratory of Poetry: Chemistry and Poetics in the Work of Friedrich Schlegel. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2002.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. Coleridge's Notebooks: A Selection. Ed. Seamus Perry. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. Opus Maximum (Bollingen Series). Ed. Thomas McFarland. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2002.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. The Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: 1827-1832. Ed. Kathleen Coburn and Anthony John Harding. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2002.

Connolly, Tristanne J. William Blake and the Body. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Crane, David. The Kindness of Sisters: Annabella Milbanke and the Destruction of the Byrons. 1st American edition. New York: Knopf, 2002.

Crawford, Rachel. Poetry, Enclosure, and the Vernacular Landscape, 1700-1830. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RaVon Review

Cronin, Richard. Romantic Victorians: English Literature, 1824-1840. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RC Review

Daffron, Benjamin Eric. Romantic Doubles: Sex and Sympathy in British Gothic Literature, 1790-1830. New York: AMS Press, 2002.

Davies, Damian Walford. Presences that Disturb: Models of Romantic Identity in the Literature and Culture of the 1790s. Cardiff: U of Wales P, 2002.

Douthwaite, Julia V. The Wild Girl, Natural Man, and the Monster: Dangerous Experiments in the Age of Enlightenment. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2002.

Eberle, Roxanne. Chastity and Transgression in Women's Writing, 1792-1897: Interrupting the Harlot's Progress. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

El-Hage, George Nicolas. William Blake and Kahlil Gibran: Poets of Prophetic Vision. Lebanon: Louaize, 2002.

Esterhammer, Angela. Romantic Poetry [no. 17 in Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages series]. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2002.

Everest, Kelvin. John Keats. Tavistock: Northcote House in association with the British Council, 2002.

Fay, Elizabeth. Romantic Medievalism: History and the Romantic Literary Ideal. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Feldman, Paula R., and Daniel Robinson. A Century of Sonnets: The Romantic-Era Revival, 1750-1850. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Ferris, Ina. The Romantic National Tale and the Question of Ireland. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Franklin, Caroline, Emma Clery, and Peter Garside, eds. Authorship, Commerce, and the Public Scenes of Writing, 1750-1850. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Fulford, Tim, ed. Romanticism and Millenarianism. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Fulford, Tim, ed. Romanticism and Science, 1773-1833. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Galperin, William. The Historical Austen. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2002. RC Review RaVon Review

Garrett, Martin. A Mary Shelley Chronology. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Gilmour, Ian. The Making of the Poets : Byron and Shelley in their Time. London: Chatto and Windus, 2002.

Gladden, Samuel Lyndon. Shelley's Textual Seductions: Plotting Utopia in the Erotic and Political Works. New York: Routledge, 2002. RC Review

Gleadle, Kathryn. Radical Writing on Women 1800-1850: An Anthology. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Glut, Donald F. The Frankenstein Archive: Essays on the Monster, the Myth, the Movies, and More. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2002.

Goetsch, Paul. Monsters in English Literature: From the Romantic Age to the First World War. New York: Peter Lang, 2002.

Gourlay, Alexander S., ed. Prophetic Character: Essays on William Blake in Honor of John E. Grant. Cornwall CT: Locust Hill Press, 2002. RC Review

Griffin, Dustin. Patriotism and Poetry in Eighteenth-Century Britain. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RC Review

Grossman, Jonathan H. The Art of the Alibi: English Law Courts and the Novel. Baltimore MD: Johns Hopkins UP, 2002.

Gurewitch, Morton. The Comedy of Romantic Irony. Lanham, MD: UP of America, 2002.

Haddad, Emily A. Orientalist Poetics: The Islamic Middle East in Nineteenth-Century English and French Poetry. Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2002.

Haley, Bruce. Living Forms: Romantics and the Monumental Figure. Albany: State University of New York P, 2002.

Hanssen, Beatrice, and Andrew Benjamin, eds. Walter Benjamin and Romanticism. New York: Continuum, 2002.

Harding, Gunnar. Lord Byron och hans samtida: där döda nyrar står. Stockholm: W&W, 2002.

Harris, Morag. Linguistic Transformations in Romantic Aesthetics from Coleridge to Emily Dickinson. Ed. Morton D. Paley and Meg Harris Williams. Lewiston, N.Y.: Mellen Press, 2002.

Hayter, Alethea. The Wreck of the Abergavenny: One of Britain's Greatest Maritime Disasters and its Links to Literary Genius. Basingstoke: Macmillan, 2002. RaVon Review

Hebron, Stephen. John Keats. London: British Library, 2002.

Hemans, Felicia. An Unpublished Poem and Three Rarities. Wrexham, North Wales: Hemans Society, 2002.

Hemans, Felicia. Selected Poems, Prose and Letters. Ed. Gary Kelly. Peterborough, ON: Broadview, 2002.

Hemans, Felicia. The Siege of Valencia (1823). Ed. Susan Wolfson and Elizabeth Fay. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 2002.

Hogg, James. Winter Evening Tales. Ed. Ian Duncan. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2002.

Hogle, Jerrold E., ed. The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Hogle, Jerrold E. The Undergrounds of The Phantom of the Opera: Sublimation and the Gothic in Leroux's Novel and Its Progeny. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RC Review

Hone, William. Regency Radical: Selected Writings of William Hone. Ed. David A. Kent and D. R. Ewen. Detroit: Wayne State UP, 2002. RC Review

Hutchings, Kevin D. Imagining Nature: Blake's Environmental Poetics. Montreal: McGill-Queen's UP, 2002. RC Review

Johnson, Claudia L., ed. The Cambridge Companion to Mary Wollstonecraft. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Joplin, David D. Coleridge's Idea of Wordsworth as Philosopher Poet. Lewiston, NY: Mellen Press, 2002.

Keats, John. Selected Letters of John Keats. Ed. Grant F. Scott. Rev. ed. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2002.

Keats, John. Selected Letters. 2nd ed. Ed. Robert Gittings, Introduction and notes by Jon Mee. New York: Oxford UP, 2002. [in Oxford's "world's classics" series]

Keay, Mark. William Wordsworth's Golden Age Theories During the Industrial Revolution in England. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Kooy, Michael John. Coleridge, Schiller and Aesthetic Education. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. RC Review

Leask, Nigel. Curiosity and the Aesthetics of Travel-Writing, 1770-1840: "From and Antique Land." New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Lederer, Susan E., Elizabeth Fee, and Patricia Tuohy. Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature: An Exhibition by the National Library of Medicine. Exhibition Program. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 2002.

Lee, Debbie. Slavery and the Romantic Imagination. Philadelphia: U of Philadelphia P, 2002.

Levere, Trevor H. Poetry Realized in Nature: Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Early Nineteenth-Century Science. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Lincoln, Margarette. Representing the Royal Navy: British Sea Power, 1750-1815. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2002. RaVon Review

MacCarthy, Fiona. Byron: Life and Legend. London: John Murray, 2002.

Makdisi, Saree. William Blake and the Impossible History of the 1790s. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2002.

Manning, Susan. Fragments of Union: Making Connections in Scottish and American Writing. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RC Review

Massimiliano, Demata and Duncan Wu, eds. British Romanticism and the Edinburgh Review: Bicentanary Essays. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RaVon Review

McDayter, Ghislaine, ed. Untrodden Regions of the Mind: Romanticism and Psychoanalysis. Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell UP, 2002.

McGann, Jerome. Byron and Romanticism. Ed. James Soderholm. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RC Review

McGann, Jerome, ed. The Oxford Book of Romantic Period Verse. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Mellor, Anne K., Felicity Nussbaum, and Jonathan F. S. Post, eds. Forging Connections: Women's Poetry from the Renaissance to Romanticism. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 2002.

Mikos, Michael J. Polish Romantic Literature: An Anthology. Bloomington IN: Slavica, 2002.

Miller, Calvin Craig. Spirit Like a Storm: The Story of Mary Shelley. 2nd ed. Greensboro, NC: Morgan Reynolds, 2002.

Morton, Timothy, ed. A Routledge Literary Sourcebook on Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Morton, Timothy and Nigel Smith, eds. Radicalism in British Literary Culture, 1650-1830: From Revolution to Revolution. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Muggeridge, Malcolm. A Third Testament: A Modern Pilgrim Explores the Spiritual Wanderings of Augustine, Blake, Pascal, Tolstoy, Bonhoeffer, Kierkegaard, and Dostoevsky. Farmington PA: Plough Publishing, 2002.

Naaijkens, Antonius Bernardus Maria. De slag om Shelley: en andere essays over vertalen. Nijmegen: Vantilt, 2002.

Newlyn, Lucy, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Coleridge. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RaVon Review

O'Brien, Paul. Shelley and Revolutionary Ireland. London: Redwords, 2002.

Oerlemans, Onno. Romanticism and the Materiality of Nature. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2002.

Oswald, Peter, Alice Oswald, and Robert Woof, eds. Earth has not anything to show more fair: A Bicentennial Celebration of Wordsworth's Sonnet Composed upon Westminster Bridge, 3 Sept. 1802. Introduction by Pamela Woof. Grasmere: Wordsworth Trust, 2002.

Otis, Laura, ed. Literature and Science in the Nineteenth Century: An Anthology. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Owenson, Sydney (Lady Morgan). The Missionary: An Indian Tale. Ed. Julia M. Wright. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 2002.

Peer, Larry, ed. Inventing the Individual: Romanticism and the Idea of Individualism. Provo UT: International Conference on Romanticism, 2002.

Plato. The Symposium of Plato: The Shelley Translation. Ed. David K. O'Connor. Trans. Percy Bysshe Shelley. South Bend, IN: Augustine's Press, 2002.

Price, Fiona L. and Scott Masson. Silence, Sublimity, and Suppression in the Romantic Period. Lewiston, NY: Mellen, 2002.

Priester, Karin. Mary Wollstonecraft: Ein Leben fur die Frauenrechte. Munich: Langen Müller, 2002.

Reiman, Donald H. and Doucet Devin Fischer. Shelley and His Circle, 1773-1822, Volumes 9 and 10. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2002.

Richards, Robert J. The Romantic Conception of Life: Science and Philosophy in the Age of Goethe. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2002.

Richardson, Alan, ed. Three Oriental Tales: Complete Texts with Introduction, Historical Contexts, Critical Essays. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.

Ricks, Christopher. Allusion to the Poets. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Robertson, Fiona, ed. Women's Writing 1778-1838: An Anthology. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Robinson, Jeffrey C. A Wordsworth Notebook: Moods of My Own Mind and Other Poems from Romanticism. Lewiston, NY: Mellen, 2002.

Roe, Nicholas, ed. Samuel Taylor Coleridge and the Sciences of Life. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Roe, Nicholas. The Politics of Nature: William Wordsworth and Some of His Contemporaries. 2nd ed. [revision of 1992 original]. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Roessel, David E. In Byron's Shadow: Modern Greece in the English and American Imagination. New York: Oxford, 2002.

Russell, Gillian and Clara Tuite, eds. Romantic Sociability: Social Networks and Literary Culture in Britain, 1770-1840. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Sales, Roger. John Clare: A Literary Life. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Sanders, Valerie. The Brother-Sister Culture in Nineteenth-Century Literature from Austen to Woolf. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Scheuermann, Mona. In Praise of Poverty: Hannah More Counters Thomas Paine and the Radical Threat. Lexington KY: UP of Kentucky, 2002.

Shaw, Philip. Waterloo and the Romantic Imagination. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RC Review RaVon Review

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft. Mary Shelley's Literary Lives and Other Writings (4 vols.). Ed. Nora Crook. London: Pickering and Chatto, 2002. RaVon Review

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft and Percy Bysshe Shelley. History of a Six Weeks' Tour, 1817. Poole: Woodstock Books, 2002.

Shelley, Percy Bysshe. Zastrozzi: A Romance, and, St. Irvyne, or, The Rosicrucian: A Romance. Ed. Stephen C. Behrendt. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 2002.

Smith, Charlotte. The Old Manor House. Ed. Jacqueline M. Labbe. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview, 2002.

Spector, Sheila A., ed. British Romanticism and the Jews: History, Culture, Literature. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Stabler, Jane. Byron, Poetics, and History. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002.

Stanton, Judith, ed. The Collected Letters of Charlotte Smith. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 2002.

Tauchert, Ashley. Mary Wollstonecraft and the Accent of the Feminine. New York: Palgrave, 2002. RC Review

Taussig, Gurion. Coleridge and the Idea of Friendship, 1789-1804. Newark DE: U of Delaware P, 2002.

Tokoo, Tatsuo. A Catalogue and Index of the Shelley Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library and a General Index to the Facsimile Edition of the Bodleian Shelley Manuscripts, v. 1-22. [With Shelleyan Writing Materials in the Bodleian Library: A Catalogue of Formats, Papers, and Watermarks, by B.C. Barker-Benfield.] New York: Routledge, 2002.

Tuite, Clara. Romantic Austen: Sexual Politics and the Literary Canon. New York: Cambridge UP, 2002. RC Review

Verhoeven, W. M., ed. Revolutionary Histories: Transatlantic Cultural Nationalism, 1775-1815. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Walpole, Horace. The Castle of Otranto. Ed. Michael Gamer. New York: Penguin, 2002.

Wordsworth, Dorothy. The Grasmere and Alfoxden Journals. Ed. Pamela Woof. New York: Oxford UP, 2002.

Wordsworth, Dorothy. The Earliest Poems, 1785-1790. Ed. Wu, Duncan. Manchester: Carcanet, 2002.

Wordsworth, William, and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Lyrical Ballads, 1798. Poole: Woodstock Books, 2002.

Wu, Duncan. Wordsworth: An Inner Life. Malden MA: Blackwell, 2002.