Byron: the record of a quest; studies in poet's concept and treatment of nature, by Ernest J. Lovell.


Hamden, Conn., Archon Books, [1966 [1949] .

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Subjects Byron, George Gordon Byron, (1788-1824; baron) -- Critique et interpreĢtation.
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824.
Nature in literature.
Description 270 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1966 [1949]
Ā©1949
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-270).
Also issued online.
Contents Part I: Introduction and conclusions -- Newtonian deism and the retirement theme in the eighteenth century -- The picturesque and sublime -- Byron -- Part II: Byron's laughter -- The comic vision of nature -- "The cant about nature" -- Part III: Town versus country -- Byron's early dilemma -- Byron's life in town and country, chiefly before 1816 -- Part IV: Byron and the picturesque tradition -- Poetic practice -- Poetic theory -- Byron as picturesque tourist -- Part V: The Wordsworthian note and the Byronic hero -- The great principle of the universe -- "The beauties of nature are lost on a soul so constituted" -- The literary tradition: sources and parallels of the Zeluco theme -- After Switzerland -- Part IV: Byron as a philosopher of nature -- The character of Byron's deism -- Nature and nature's God of wrath and destruction -- The failure of Byron's philosophy: theory, fact, and the observing personality -- VII: The contemporaneousness of Byron: a critical postscript.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)358213
(OCoLC)ocm00358213
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WorldCat Identities Lovell, Ernest J. 1918-1975.
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