Corresponding Powers: Studies in Honour of Professor Hisaaki Yamanouchi

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DS Brewer, Jan 1, 1997 - Literary Criticism - 248 pages
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The essays in this volume are published in honour of the distinguished Japanese scholar of English literature, Professor Hisaaki Yamanouchi. The book begins with a section on English Romanticism, with pieces on Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley and Keats. There follow studies of aspects of literature from Chaucer to Henry James, and lighter pieces on biographical errors, and on cats and nonsense literature. The volume concludes with a short personal section, including a memoir by Professor Yamanouchi's close friend, the Nobel Prize winner, Kenzaburo Oe.Professor GEORGE HUGHES teaches in the Department of Literature, Faculty of Letters, Tokyo University. The contributors are: ALAN BEWELL, J.R. de J. JACKSON, JOHN BEER, KENKICHI KAMIJIMA, NAHOKO MIYAMOTO, JONATHAN WORDSWORTH, DEREK BREWER, IAN JACK, GRAHAM LAW, ANN THWAITE, YASUNARI TAKAHASHI, CLAIR HUGHES, MICHAEL MILLGATE, GEORGE HUGHES, EARL MINER, HIROSHI IZUBUCHI, JOHN CAREY, ANTHONY THWAITE, KENZABURO OE, CARMEN BLACKER
  

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Contents

The Impersonality of Tintern Abbey
17
Physics and Dreaming
33
The Paradox of Reading
53
Keats Mysterious Tale
79
Chaucers Knights Tale and the Problem of Cultural Translatability
103
Form and Function in the
125
A Letter about Error
145
Reflections of Dress in Henry Jamess The Wings of the Dove
159
Thomas Hardy and Henry James in Early Career
175
T S Eliot Hamlet and Excess
197
HlROSHI IZUBUCHI
223
ANTHONY THWAITE
236
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