Petrarch in Romantic England

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Palgrave Macmillan, Jun 15, 2008 - Literary Criticism - 256 pages
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The Petrarchan revival in Romantic England†was a unique phenomenon which involved an impressive†number of scholars, translators and poets. This book analyses the way Petrarch was read and re-written†by Romantic figures.†The result is a history of the Romantic-era sonnet and a new lens for understanding English Romantic poetry.

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EDOARDO ZUCCATO is based in the English Dept at the Università IULM, Milan, Italy. He is co-editor (with Elinor Shaffer) of the Coleridge volume in 'The Reception of British and Irish Authors in Europe' series for Continuum, and his publications include several books in Italian and contributions to journals including Agenda and The Wordsworth Circle.

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